A branch circuit consists of the conductors between the final overcurrent protection device (OCPD) and the point of use outlets [Art. 100] (Fig. 1). Article 210 contains requirements for installing these circuits.
Specific-purpose branch circuits (identified in Table 210.2) have additional requirements [210.2]. These amend or supplement the provisions given in Art. 210, so it’s important to check the application against Table 210.2. Note that Art. 210 doesn’t ap