MINERAL-INSULATED METAL-SHEATHED-CABLE WIRING


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MINERAL-INSULATED METAL-SHEATHED-CABLE WIRING
MINERAL-INSULATED METAL-SHEATHED-CABLE WIRING229. Mineral-insulated metal-sheathed cable (Type MI) was developed to fill the need for an electrical cable which would have high heat and water resistance and would not be bulky or difficult to install. It provides a general wiring system which is suitable for a great variety of applications for systems with voltages up to and including 600 V. Type MI is approved for use in almost any type of installation. The NEC states that MI cable may be used for services, feeders, and branch circuits in both exposed and concealed work, in dry or wet locations, and embedded in plaster finish on brick or other masonry. It may be used where exposed to weather or continuous moisture, for underground runs and emb…
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Terrell Croft; Frederic P. Hartwell; Wilford I. Summers: American Electricians' Handbook, Sixteenth Edition. MINERAL-INSULATED METAL-SHEATHED-CABLE WIRING, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2013), AccessEngineering Export