Laying Conduit


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Laying Conduit
1010607 Laying ConduitA conduit is a structure containing one or more ducts. A duct is a single enclosed runway (hole) for conductors or cables. Conduit systems should be located so as to be subject to the fewest disturbances practical. Conduit systems extending parallel to other subsurface wires, cables, pipes, structures, and casings should not be located directly over or under other subsurface facilities. If this is not practical, the rules on clearances should be followed. Conduit alignment should be such that there are no protrusions which would be harmful to the cable. When bends are required, the minimum radius shall be sufficiently large to prevent damage to cable being installed in the conduit. The maximum change of di…
Citation
Thomas M. Shoemaker; James E. Mack: Lineman's and Cableman's Handbook, Twelfth Edition. Laying Conduit, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2012), AccessEngineering Export