The Basics of Cable Pulling

The Basics of Cable Pulling

Calculations can make the difference between success and disaster.  

Every electrical installation requires the pulling of cable. Although this is a routine task, guessing whether a cable pull is going to be successful or not is definitely not wise. That’s why applying certain calculations can ensure your next pull is smooth and clean.

There are no direct National Electrical Code (NEC) requirements for pulling cable. However, there are indirect NEC requirements that affect cable pulling, such as pull box and fitting sizes, conduit fill, bending

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