ECN Electrical Forum - Discussion Forums for Electricians, Inspectors and Related Professionals
ECN Shout Chat
Top Posters(30 Days)
Trumpy 5
Recent Posts
What do you do?
by gfretwell. 09/24/17 12:05 PM
75 kva tranformer
by sparkync. 09/23/17 06:41 PM
Another generator question
by gfretwell. 09/23/17 04:15 PM
Supporting conduit bodies
by ghost307. 09/18/17 12:12 PM
Thermal Imaging Camera upgrade
by Potseal. 09/18/17 11:57 AM
New in the Gallery:
Gallery Test
Popular Topics(Views)
240,939 Are you busy
176,736 Re: Forum
168,588 Need opinion
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 59 guests, and 8 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate This Thread
#182004 - 11/15/08 01:02 AM Temporary Power Pole Question  
davemica  Offline
Member
Joined: Oct 2005
Posts: 12
florida
Does the NEC require a 20A-240V receptacle (for an air compressor) to be protected by a gfi on a temporary power pole.


2017 / 2014 NEC & Related Books and Study Guides

#182007 - 11/15/08 12:58 PM Re: Temporary Power Pole Question [Re: davemica]  
electure  Offline


Member
Joined: Dec 2000
Posts: 4,261
Fullerton, CA USA
No.
See 590.6 (A) Temporary Installations

"Receptacle Outlets. All 125-volt, single-phase, 15-,20-, and 30-ampere receptacle outlets that are not a part of the permanent wiring of the building or structure and that are in use by personnel shall have ground-fault circuit interrupter protection for personnel."

240 volt receptacles are exempt



#182013 - 11/15/08 10:19 PM Re: Temporary Power Pole Question [Re: electure]  
caselec  Offline
Member
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 558
San Jose, CA
If you don't provide GFCI protection you must have a Assured Equipment Grounding Conductor Program.


Curt Swartz


Member Spotlight
AllClear
AllClear
Belmond Iowa US
Posts: 44
Joined: August 2005
Show All Member Profiles 
Featured:

2017 Master Electrician Exam Preparation Combos
2017 NEC Electrician
Exam Prep Combos:
Master / Journeyman

 

Shout Box
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.0
Page Time: 0.014s Queries: 15 (0.003s) Memory: 0.7513 MB (Peak: 0.8746 MB) Zlib enabled. Server Time: 2017-09-25 20:32:23 UTC