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Is this up to code?

Posted by bobb_2010 (My Page) on
Sun, Jun 27, 10 at 13:30


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RE: Is this up to code?

It appears to be. If the picture was taken in Iraq.

Here is a link that might be useful: here it would be


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I don't get it. Is there a problem?


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RE: Is this up to code?

I think that picture comes from India.

Distribution wiring for telecom and power does not follow the same codes as structure wiring, even in the US, let alone foreign countries (especially third world).


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RE: Is this up to code?

The only problem I can see is the previous sparky did not use a green screw to attach the ground to the enclosure - if you look closely, you will obviously see he attached the ground with a drywall screw.

Other than that, it looks great!


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RE: Is this up to code?

Next time you call Dell, HP, or other, and you are speaking to a tech rep from India, just think the telcom traffic is over those wires. Go figure.


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RE: Is this up to code?

That's almost as good as a shade tree!


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RE: Is this up to code?

Looks like that body has been hanging there awhile.


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