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Cable protection #101983
05/18/04 10:28 AM
05/18/04 10:28 AM
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swooj  Offline OP
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I want to hook up two 120 V rectifiers in diffrent enclosures but I want to run one 4 conductor teck cable instead of 2 2conducotors cables and run a nipple between the two.Bring the teck cable to one rectifier and run the other conductors through the nipple to the other rectifier.One person tells me that I have to put the rectifiers on a double pole breaker because they are in the same cable instead of a single pole breaker for each individual rectifier.

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Re: Cable protection #101984
05/18/04 05:54 PM
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The rule for this is 14-010,(b). If I'm reading the rule correctly, you should be okay with two seperate circuit breakers, as it appears you have two seperate circuits. If you were feeding the equipment with a 3 conductor teck cable (a 120/208V 3-wire circuit), I believe you would need a 2-pole breaker.

Re: Cable protection #101985
05/21/04 09:48 PM
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Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada
Is the termination enclosure of the first rectifier approved as a raceway? If not you won't be able to use it the way you're planning.


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