ARTICLE 322. FLAT CABLE ASSEMBLIES: TYPE FC


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ARTICLE 322. FLAT CABLE ASSEMBLIES: TYPE FC
ARTICLE 322. FLAT CABLE ASSEMBLIES: TYPE FC322.2. Definition.‚ÄÉType FC cable is a flat assembly with three or four parallel 10 AWG special stranded copper conductors. The assembly is installed in an approved U-channel surface metal raceway with one side open. Then tap devices can be inserted anywhere along the run. Connections from tap devices to the flat cable assembly are made by pin-type contacts when the tap devices are fastened in place. The pin-type contacts penetrate the insulation of the cable assembly and contact the multistranded conductors in a matched phase sequence (phase 1 to neutral, phase 2 to neutral, and phase 3 to neutral).Covers are required when the installa…
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Frederic P. Hartwell; Joseph F. McPartland; Brian J. McPartland: McGraw-Hill's National Electrical Code 2017 Handbook, 29th Edition. ARTICLE 322. FLAT CABLE ASSEMBLIES: TYPE FC, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2017), AccessEngineering Export