ARTICLE 402. FIXTURE WIRES


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ARTICLE 402. FIXTURE WIRES
ARTICLE 402. FIXTURE WIRES402.5. Allowable Ampacities for Fixture Wires. Note that Table 402.5 gives the ampacity for each size of fixture wire regardless of the type of insulation used on the wire. For instance, an 18 AWG fixture wire is rated for 6 A whether it is Type TFN or PF or any other type.402.7. Number of Conductors in Conduit or Tubing. The maximum number of any size and type of fixture wire permitted in a given size and type of conduit is selected from the same tables as the ones used for determining conduit fill for building wire (THW, THHN, etc.). This must be carefully observed, especially when using fixture wires for Class 1 remote-control, s…
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Frederic P. Hartwell; Joseph F. McPartland; Brian J. McPartland: McGraw-Hill's National Electrical Code 2017 Handbook, 29th Edition. ARTICLE 402. FIXTURE WIRES, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2017), AccessEngineering Export