NEC http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6614/more en Bonding, Part 1 http://ecmweb.com/ops-maintenance/bonding-part-1 <div class="node-body article-body">Part V of NEC Art. 250 provides the requirements for bonding. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/ops-maintenance/bonding-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/ops-maintenance/bonding-part-1#comments Bonding & Grounding Design NEC Ops & Maintenance Silver Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:00:00 +0000 145661 at http://ecmweb.com fasterhorses/iStock/Thinkstock Code Quiz of the Week: No. 63 http://ecmweb.com/galleries/code-quiz-week-no-63 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Take this weekly quiz to test your knowledge of the 2014 National Electrical Code (NEC) requirements.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/galleries/code-quiz-week-no-63" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/galleries/code-quiz-week-no-63#comments Quizzes Galleries Mon, 20 Feb 2017 14:49:00 +0000 145591 at http://ecmweb.com <p><em>Photo credit:&nbsp;man_at_mouse/iStock/Thinkstock</em></p> What’s Wrong Here? Hint: That’s a Wrap. http://ecmweb.com/whats-wrong-here/what-s-wrong-here-hint-s-wrap <div class="node-body article-body">Think you know how this installation violates the NEC? </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/whats-wrong-here/what-s-wrong-here-hint-s-wrap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/whats-wrong-here/what-s-wrong-here-hint-s-wrap#comments What's Wrong Here? Silver Thu, 16 Feb 2017 20:19:00 +0000 145491 at http://ecmweb.com Moving Violations Video No. 137: Wiring Violation in Suspended Ceiling http://ecmweb.com/moving-violation-videos/moving-violations-video-no-137-wiring-violation-suspended-ceiling <div class="node-body video-body">Find the Code violations in this video.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/moving-violation-videos/moving-violations-video-no-137-wiring-violation-suspended-ceiling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/moving-violation-videos/moving-violations-video-no-137-wiring-violation-suspended-ceiling#comments Moving Violation Videos Thu, 16 Feb 2017 16:09:00 +0000 145501 at http://ecmweb.com Code Quiz: Lighting Outlet Requirements http://ecmweb.com/quizzes/code-quiz-lighting-outlet-requirements <div class="node-body article-body">For attics and underfloor spaces, ________, and _______, at least one lighting outlet containing a switch or controlled by a wall switch shall be installed where these spaces are used for storage or contain equipment requiring servicing.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/quizzes/code-quiz-lighting-outlet-requirements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/quizzes/code-quiz-lighting-outlet-requirements#comments Quizzes Silver Thu, 16 Feb 2017 15:12:00 +0000 145521 at http://ecmweb.com Code Q&A: Sizing the GEC http://ecmweb.com/qa/code-qa-sizing-gec <div class="node-body article-body">What are the Code requirements for sizing the grounding electrode conductor (GEC) at a service to a rod type electrode and concrete-encased electrodes?</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/qa/code-qa-sizing-gec" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/qa/code-qa-sizing-gec#comments Q&A Silver Thu, 16 Feb 2017 15:07:00 +0000 145511 at http://ecmweb.com Top 25 Changes in the 2017 NEC http://ecmweb.com/nec/top-25-changes-2017-nec <div class="node-body gallery-body">This group of 25 key revisions from the 2017 Edition of the National Electrical Code (NEC) focuses on a variety of situations and equipment types.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/nec/top-25-changes-2017-nec" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/nec/top-25-changes-2017-nec#comments NEC Wed, 15 Feb 2017 14:05:00 +0000 145461 at http://ecmweb.com Non-Grounding Receptacle Replacement http://ecmweb.com/nec/non-grounding-receptacle-replacement <div class="node-body article-body">When replacing a non-grounding-type receptacle but the wiring method does not include an EGC one option is to replace the receptacle with another non-grounding-type receptacle</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/nec/non-grounding-receptacle-replacement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/nec/non-grounding-receptacle-replacement#comments NEC Silver Tue, 14 Feb 2017 22:00:00 +0000 145451 at http://ecmweb.com Illustrated Catastrophes: How in the World Does This Happen? http://ecmweb.com/violations/illustrated-catastrophes-how-world-does-happen <div class="node-body article-body">Check out the latest Code violations</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/violations/illustrated-catastrophes-how-world-does-happen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/violations/illustrated-catastrophes-how-world-does-happen#comments Violations Silver Tue, 14 Feb 2017 22:00:00 +0000 145431 at http://ecmweb.com Stumped by the Code? Electrical Panel Working Space Rules http://ecmweb.com/qa/stumped-code-electrical-panel-working-space-rules <div class="node-body article-body">What are the working space rules around the electrical panel? </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/qa/stumped-code-electrical-panel-working-space-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/qa/stumped-code-electrical-panel-working-space-rules#comments Q&A Design Silver Tue, 14 Feb 2017 22:00:00 +0000 145371 at http://ecmweb.com