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reduced neutral conductor #96231
11/10/05 05:32 PM
11/10/05 05:32 PM
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gserve  Offline OP
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Is it permissible by code to use an under sized neutral(#4)in a feeder for a mobile home? The reason I ask is because the supply house gave me #2246 feeder cable instead of the usual #2224 and I didn't notice it until the cable was pulled in to the conduit. Code reference please Thanks

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Re: reduced neutral conductor #96232
11/10/05 06:18 PM
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raider1  Offline
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Check out 220.22 of the 2002 NEC.

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Re: reduced neutral conductor #96233
11/11/05 09:23 AM
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George Little  Offline
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I am curious about the cable being used inside conduit. Is it listed to be used that way and does it have an insulated equipment grounding conductor? Thanks in advance.


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Re: reduced neutral conductor #96234
11/11/05 05:40 PM
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gserve  Offline OP
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Yes it is listed that way it is duel rated USE-2 RHH/RHW and the grounding conductor is insulated.Just want to know if a #4 neutral can be used and how to do the math to figure it out. Thanks

Re: reduced neutral conductor #96235
11/11/05 11:15 PM
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to figure your neutral load which tells you your wire size. see section 220.22


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