Everything You Need to Know About Services

Everything You Need to Know About Services

Article 230 provides the installation requirements for service conductors and service equipment.

Among the ways service conductor requirements differ from those for branch circuit and feeder conductors is service conductors for one structure can’t pass through the interior of another structure [230.3]. You also apply different rules, depending on whether a service conductor is inside or outside a structure. When are they “outside” as opposed to “inside?” The answer seems simple at first glance, but the obvious answer may be wrong.

For example, you’re standing 6 ft inside a

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