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Pool Water Bonding...680.26(C) 2008 NEC #177865
05/14/08 05:02 AM
05/14/08 05:02 AM
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shortcircuit  Offline OP
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Anyone have a link to a part that can be used to satisfy 680.26(C) of the 2008 NEC?

Has anyone used a stainless or brass nipple at the pump for the pool water bond?

How about some kind of 9"x9" plate to mount through the side of a nonconductive pool shell?

shortcircuit

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Re: Pool Water Bonding...680.26(C) 2008 NEC [Re: shortcircuit] #177872
05/14/08 08:27 AM
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I think the easiest would be a brass pipe nipple screwed directly into the pump housing and bonded to the #8 you should have right there. I am not sure that really bonds the water but it does meet code.


Greg Fretwell
Re: Pool Water Bonding...680.26(C) 2008 NEC [Re: gfretwell] #177886
05/14/08 05:04 PM
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A discussion topic yesterday. Consensus was what Greg said above. The pool mfg's should be jumping on this soon!


John
Re: Pool Water Bonding...680.26(C) 2008 NEC [Re: HotLine1] #177904
05/14/08 09:00 PM
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I am!

Re: Pool Water Bonding...680.26(C) 2008 NEC [Re: leland] #177909
05/15/08 04:21 AM
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shortcircuit  Offline OP
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Brass pipe nipple with a ground clamp should work.

Leland, what are you doing to comply with the rule?

Re: Pool Water Bonding...680.26(C) 2008 NEC [Re: shortcircuit] #177913
05/15/08 08:41 AM
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I foresee a parade of eager apprentices, sent by a playful journeyman to the parts house for a "pool rod" and a "water hammer" laugh

Re: Pool Water Bonding...680.26(C) 2008 NEC [Re: renosteinke] #177921
05/15/08 02:24 PM
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LMAO


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