ECN Electrical Forum - Discussion Forums for Electricians, Inspectors and Related Professionals
ECN Shout Chat
Top Posters(30 Days)
dsk 13
Admin 8
Recent Posts
Grid problem??
by annemarie1. 08/21/17 01:10 PM
Bathroom electrical
by doc. 08/19/17 06:53 AM
electircal ageing test on IPC
by SIAME. 08/15/17 02:43 AM
electrical aging test on IPC
by gfretwell. 08/15/17 12:27 AM
"Line level" audio on Cat 5?
by gfretwell. 08/08/17 10:39 PM
New in the Gallery:
Gallery Test
Popular Topics(Views)
240,086 Are you busy
175,704 Re: Forum
167,914 Need opinion
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 58 guests, and 7 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate This Thread
#214230 - 10/31/14 09:50 AM Engine Block Heaters  
Yoopersup  Offline
Member
Joined: Mar 2003
Posts: 822
Michigan
Engine Block heaters:
Factory Location:pickup, Loaders ect
GFCI 50 MA or 5-7 MA???
They are for Equipment not personal???
Yer option??


2017 / 2014 NEC & Related Books and Study Guides

#214232 - 10/31/14 11:14 AM Re: Engine Block Heaters [Re: Yoopersup]  
ghost307  Offline
Member
Joined: May 2005
Posts: 907
Chicago Illinois USA
Yes.


Ghost307

#214235 - 10/31/14 12:50 PM Re: Engine Block Heaters [Re: Yoopersup]  
gfretwell  Offline


Member
Joined: Jul 2004
Posts: 9,103
Estero,Fl,usa
I say GFCI protection for personnel (5ma) per 210.8(B)(4) outdoors or 210.8(B)(8) garage, depending on where these heaters are. (using 2011)
If you are still on the 08 code, commercial garages have not been picked up yet.


Greg Fretwell

#214244 - 11/02/14 11:49 AM Re: Engine Block Heaters [Re: Yoopersup]  
HotLine1  Offline


Member
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 6,858
Brick, NJ USA
I have to agree with Greg.


John


Member Spotlight
RonKipperDatacom
RonKipperDatacom
Kansas City, KS
Posts: 30
Joined: January 2013
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: 0.012s Queries: 15 (0.003s) Memory: 0.7597 MB (Peak: 0.8911 MB) Zlib enabled. Server Time: 2017-08-22 14:52:43 UTC