Q&A http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6616/more en Code Q&A: Lockable Disconnecting Means http://ecmweb.com/qa/code-qa-lockable-disconnecting-means <div class="node-body article-body">Q. When the Code requires lockable disconnecting means, what does this mean?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/qa/code-qa-lockable-disconnecting-means" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/qa/code-qa-lockable-disconnecting-means#comments Q&A Silver Thu, 22 Jan 2015 22:23:00 +0000 107191 at http://ecmweb.com Code Q&A: Grouping of Neutral Conductors http://ecmweb.com/qa/code-qa-grouping-neutral-conductors <div class="node-body article-body">Q. When multiple branch circuits are present in an enclosure, what does the Code require in regard to grouping of neutral conductors? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/qa/code-qa-grouping-neutral-conductors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/qa/code-qa-grouping-neutral-conductors#comments Q&A Silver Thu, 08 Jan 2015 20:14:00 +0000 106001 at http://ecmweb.com Code Q&A: Poles Supporting Luminaires http://ecmweb.com/qa/code-qa-poles-supporting-luminaires <div class="node-body article-body">Q. What are the NEC rules regarding poles used to support luminaires?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/qa/code-qa-poles-supporting-luminaires" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/qa/code-qa-poles-supporting-luminaires#comments Q&A Silver Thu, 18 Dec 2014 22:15:00 +0000 58081 at http://ecmweb.com Stumped by the Code? When to Place Two Conductors on the Same Terminal http://ecmweb.com/qa/stumped-code-when-place-two-conductors-same-terminal <div class="node-body article-body">Q. When am I permitted to place two conductors on the same terminal?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/qa/stumped-code-when-place-two-conductors-same-terminal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/qa/stumped-code-when-place-two-conductors-same-terminal#comments Q&A Silver Thu, 18 Dec 2014 17:31:00 +0000 57971 at http://ecmweb.com Code Q&A: Luminaires in Bath and Shower Areas http://ecmweb.com/qa/code-qa-luminaires-bath-and-shower-areas <div class="node-body article-body">Q. What are the Code rules for luminaires installed in bathtub and shower areas? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/qa/code-qa-luminaires-bath-and-shower-areas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/qa/code-qa-luminaires-bath-and-shower-areas#comments Q&A Silver Thu, 04 Dec 2014 15:32:00 +0000 57191 at http://ecmweb.com Code Q&A: Properly Serving Fixed Electric Space-Heating Equipment http://ecmweb.com/qa/code-qa-properly-serving-fixed-electric-space-heating-equipment <div class="node-body article-body">Q. How are the branch circuit conductors and overcurrent protection sized for fixed electric space-heating equipment? Please provide an example. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/qa/code-qa-properly-serving-fixed-electric-space-heating-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/qa/code-qa-properly-serving-fixed-electric-space-heating-equipment#comments Q&A Silver Thu, 20 Nov 2014 21:45:00 +0000 56441 at http://ecmweb.com Stumped by the Code? Location of the Service Disconnecting Means http://ecmweb.com/qa/stumped-code-location-service-disconnecting-means <div class="node-body article-body">Q. What are the requirements for the location of the service disconnecting means?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/qa/stumped-code-location-service-disconnecting-means" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/qa/stumped-code-location-service-disconnecting-means#comments Q&A Silver Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:31:00 +0000 56261 at http://ecmweb.com Code Q&A: Outlet Boxes Used to Support Luminaires http://ecmweb.com/qa/code-qa-outlet-boxes-used-support-luminaires <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Q.</strong> What means of support does the Code allow for luminaires?</p> <p><img alt="" src="/site-files/ecmweb.com/files/uploads/2014/11/110614CodeQ%26Aweb.jpg" style="width: 595px; height: 446px;" /></p> <h2> Find the Answer</h2> <p><strong>A.</strong> Outlet boxes designed for the support of luminaires must be supported by one of the following methods [410.36]:</p> <p><img alt="" src="/site-files/ecmweb.com/files/uploads/2014/11/110614CodeQ%26Aweb.jpg" style="width: 595px; height: 446px;" /></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/qa/code-qa-outlet-boxes-used-support-luminaires" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/qa/code-qa-outlet-boxes-used-support-luminaires#comments Q&A Silver Thu, 06 Nov 2014 14:44:00 +0000 55541 at http://ecmweb.com Code Q&A: Use of Flexible Cords http://ecmweb.com/qa/code-qa-use-flexible-cords <div class="node-body article-body">Q. What is the general rule that limits the use of flexible cords for the connection of appliances? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/qa/code-qa-use-flexible-cords" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/qa/code-qa-use-flexible-cords#comments Q&A Silver Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:44:00 +0000 54841 at http://ecmweb.com Stumped by the Code? Installing Circuit Conductors in Parallel in Separate Raceways http://ecmweb.com/qa/stumped-code-installing-circuit-conductors-parallel-separate-raceways <div class="node-body article-body">Q. If circuit conductors are installed in parallel in separate raceways, is an equipment grounding conductor required in each raceway? If so, how do I size it?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/qa/stumped-code-installing-circuit-conductors-parallel-separate-raceways" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/qa/stumped-code-installing-circuit-conductors-parallel-separate-raceways#comments Q&A Silver Sat, 18 Oct 2014 16:31:00 +0000 54561 at http://ecmweb.com