UNDERGROUND-FEEDER AND BRANCH-CIRCUIT-CABLE WIRING


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UNDERGROUND-FEEDER AND BRANCH-CIRCUIT-CABLE WIRING
UNDERGROUND-FEEDER AND BRANCH-CIRCUIT-CABLE WIRING240. Underground-feeder and branch-circuit cable provides an economical wiring system for wet and corrosive installations. Single-conductor Type UF cable resembles Type USE service-entrance cable in general appearance. The insulation employed consists of a plastic compound, NEC statements with respect to its use are: Underground- feeder and branch-circuit cable may be used underground, including direct burial in the earth, as feeder or branch-circuit cable where provided with overcurrent protection not in excess of the rated current-carrying capacity of the individual conductors. If single-conductor cables are installed, all cables of the feeder circuit, subfeeder circuit, or branch circu…
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Terrell Croft; Frederic P. Hartwell; Wilford I. Summers: American Electricians' Handbook, Sixteenth Edition. UNDERGROUND-FEEDER AND BRANCH-CIRCUIT-CABLE WIRING, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2013), AccessEngineering Export