You are correct. I was stretching the point while reading the first words in the definition of "Enclosure" in Article 100 .......
Enclosure. The case or housing of apparatus, or .....
I personally believe that the face of the meter itself does entroach into the working space.
The meter reader will have to slide by the space in the front of the glass to stand in front of it to read the meter, and some meter readers may even touch the glass with their nose if they are a size 36 like I am...
Joe Tedesco, NEC Consultant
#104284 - 02/24/0303:06 PMRe: Measurement Starts From Face of Meter!
something like this what i genrall do is stay on the right side of disconnet switch and use my left hand to oprate and face away from door and forewarn any one near the area to say "engerizeing box " or juice on soon "
but few other may have diffren way please do let us know i hope i can find a better and safer way with the encloseres boxes
Pas de problme,il marche n'est-ce pas?"(No problem, it works doesn't it?)
#104286 - 02/25/0302:59 PMRe: Measurement Starts From Face of Meter!