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310.4 Parallel Conductors #92613
03/29/05 01:37 PM
03/29/05 01:37 PM
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310.4 I take it applys to ALL voltages . 2400-4160-7200 ect. Just confirming.

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Re: 310.4 Parallel Conductors #92614
03/29/05 07:41 PM
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Read 300.2A For limitations

Re: 310.4 Parallel Conductors #92615
03/29/05 08:40 PM
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Read BUT in 310.4 no mention of applying or Not applying Thus the Question.Shielding ect dealth with in same area SO . To me parellel conductors are parelle conductors no matter what Voltage.

Re: 310.4 Parallel Conductors #92616
03/29/05 11:25 PM
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Chapter 3 Wiring Methods and Material
covers 310.4. Therefore 300.2A says that this chapter covers only 600 volt cable.

Re: 310.4 Parallel Conductors #92617
03/30/05 08:04 AM
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Bob
If thats True where in the N.E.C. does it deal with parellel conductors over 600 volts .???? There are Several references to over 600 volts in Art. 310. & 300.3 B(1) referes you to 392.8d Parallel conductors in tray, which is deals with over 600 volts in that section(Tray).

Re: 310.4 Parallel Conductors #92618
03/30/05 02:16 PM
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Take a look at 300.1(A)

"Scope.All Wiring Installations. This article covers wiring methods for all wiring installations unless modified by other articles."
Since the over 600V sections do not modify the rules for paralleling I would say that they apply.

Re: 310.4 Parallel Conductors #92619
03/30/05 05:20 PM
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Nick
It looks like 300.1A got motified by 300.2A.
Yoopersup
As far as I can tell the NEC has very little to say about installation of over 600 volt systems.

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