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#109695 - 11/24/05 09:19 AM Really "Cut in Box"  
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Fullerton, CA USA
Forwarded from Joe Tedesco:

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#109696 - 11/24/05 12:58 PM Re: Really "Cut in Box"  
ShockMe77  Offline
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Posts: 821
Rahway, New Jersey
Well, as long as the copper pipe is grounded.


I mean, who does this and walks away and says that's good?

#109697 - 11/24/05 04:04 PM Re: Really "Cut in Box"  
HLCbuild  Offline
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Posts: 209
Herndon,Va USA
Does that pipe add 2.25 CI to the calculations?

#109698 - 11/24/05 08:17 PM Re: Really "Cut in Box"  
wa2ise  Offline
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Posts: 784
Oradell NJ USA
That pipe needs to be grounded with an approved ground clamp. Section 666.13(H) "All water pipes running thru boxes shall be grounded to the EGC with an approved ground clamp"... [Linked Image]

#109699 - 11/24/05 09:11 PM Re: Really "Cut in Box"  
electricman2  Offline
Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 269
Thomasville, NC USA
At least the hole in the wall is neatly cut.


#109700 - 11/25/05 07:02 AM Re: Really "Cut in Box"  
George Corron  Offline
Joined: May 2001
Posts: 717
Lorton, Va USA
HOW in the WORLD do you guys keep getting in MY house to take these pics?????
I just GOTTA get better rat traps.

#109701 - 11/25/05 04:38 PM Re: Really "Cut in Box"  
Lostazhell  Offline
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Posts: 1,431
Bakersfield, CA (Originally Or...
Hmmm... Deja Vu from a job I did a while back in LA

Maybe installed by the same person [Linked Image]

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#109702 - 11/25/05 08:37 PM Re: Really "Cut in Box"  
HotLine1  Offline

Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 6,872
Brick, NJ USA
What's that in the top left corner???
Looks like a staple thru the 12/2??



#109703 - 11/25/05 09:31 PM Re: Really "Cut in Box"  
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Posts: 4,262
Fullerton, CA USA
Man, this character really must get around.
Coming soon to remodel by you!!

From Renosteinke

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#109704 - 11/27/05 10:01 AM Re: Really "Cut in Box"  
IanR  Offline
Joined: Dec 2004
Posts: 328
Palm Bay FL USA
Well, I've heard that plumbing does have the right of way. Somehow I don't think this is what they had in mind [Linked Image]

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