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  • Jul 9, 2014
    Video
    Electrical Construction and Maintenance

    Moving Violations Video No. 75, by Russ LeBlanc, NEC Consultant: Nailed by a Violation 1

    In this episode, EC&M Magazine's Russ LeBlanc discusses the ways in which single-pole breakers can be tied together using identified handle ties....More
  • Moving Violations Video No. 74: Insufficient Receptacle Protection
    Jun 25, 2014
    Video
    Electrical Construction and Maintenance

    Moving Violations Video No. 74, by Russ LeBlanc, NEC Consultant: Insufficient Receptacle Protection 3

    In this episode, EC&M Magazine's Russ LeBlanc shows us an outdoor receptacle arrangement that doesn’t meet the requirements of Sec. 406.9 of the 2014 NEC. He notes that the cover isn’t weatherproof and the receptacle is not weather resistant....More
  • Jun 11, 2014
    Video
    Electrical Construction and Maintenance

    Moving Violations Video No. 73, by Russ LeBlanc, NEC Consultant: Failure to Communicate

    In this episode, EC&M Magazine's, Russ LeBlanc points out a couple of violations associated with a communications cable installation. He questions the mechanical execution of work requirements as noted in Sec. 800.24 of the 2014 NEC and the box cover requirements of 314.25....More
  • Moving Violations Video No. 72, by Russ LeBlanc, NEC Consultant: Rigid Surface E
    May 21, 2014
    Video
    Electrical Construction and Maintenance

    Moving Violations Video No. 72, by Russ LeBlanc, NEC Consultant: Rigid Surface Extension

    In this episode, EC&M Magazine's Russ LeBlanc shows us how someone made a surface from two different boxes with EMT. Unfortunately, this is a violation of Sec. 314.22 of the 2014 NEC....More
  • Moving Violations Video No.71, by Russ LeBlanc, NEC Consultant: Abandoned NM Cab
    May 8, 2014
    Video
    Electrical Construction and Maintenance

    Moving Violations Video No. 71, by Russ LeBlanc, NEC Consultant: Abandoned NM Cable

    In this episode, EC&M Magazine's Russ LeBlanc, finds a surprise when he pokes his head into a suspended ceiling space of a building. He spots some NM cable that was used for temporary lighting, but never removed when construction was complete, which is a violation of Sec. 590.3(D)...More
  • Apr 24, 2014
    Video
    Electrical Construction and Maintenance

    Moving Violations Video No. 70, by Russ LeBlanc, NEC Consultant: EMT Couplings

    In this episode, EC&M's Code Consultant Russ LeBlanc points out why it's important to use the proper type of conduit fittings in an outdoor location. He identifies a violation of the requirements of Sec. 358.42 of the 2014 NEC....More
  • Moving Violation 69: Transformer Wiring Problems
    Apr 9, 2014
    Video
    Electrical Construction and Maintenance

    Moving Violations Video No. 69, by Russ LeBlanc, NEC Consultant: Transformer Wiring

    In this episode, EC&M's Code Consultant Russ LeBlanc identifies a wiring problem with this Class 1 transformer. He points out a violation of the requirements of Sec. 725.46 of the 2014 NEC....More
  • Moving Violation 68: EMT Installation & UF Cable, Exposed & Unprotected
    Mar 19, 2014
    Video
    Electrical Construction and Maintenance

    Moving Violation Video No. 68, by Russ LeBlanc, NEC Consultant: Exposed & Unprotected 1

    In this episode, EC&M Magazine's Russ LeBlanc shows us a violation of the 2014 Code requirements for protecting direct-buried conductors and cables emerging from grade. This is a violation of Section 300.5 of the 2014 NEC....More
  • Luminaire Let Down
    Mar 5, 2014
    Video
    Electrical Construction and Maintenance

    Moving Violations Video No. 67, by Russ LeBlanc, NEC Consultant: Luminaire Let Down 1

    In this episode, EC&M Magazine's Russ LeBlanc, finds a luminaire that was improperly wired when it was first installed. He shows us the fire hazard that was created when the installer chose to ignore the manufacturer's wiring instructions. This is a violation of Section 110.3 of the NEC....More
  • Moving Violations Video No. 66, by Russ LeBlanc, NEC Consultant: Boston
    Feb 20, 2014
    Video
    Electrical Construction and Maintenance

    Moving Violations Video No. 66, by Russ LeBlanc, NEC Consultant: Boston Back Wrap

    In this episode, Russ notes a few Code violations in this 4-inch box, which relate to equipment grounding conductor termination points....More
  • Moving Violations Video No. 65, by Russ LeBlanc, NEC Consultant: Wet & Wild Rece
    Feb 5, 2014
    Video
    Electrical Construction and Maintenance

    Moving Violations Video No. 65, by Russ LeBlanc, NEC Consultant: Wet & Wild Receptacle

    In this episode, Russ points out the dangers associated with a poorly installed receptacle and notes how it violates Section 110.12(B) of the 2014 NEC....More

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