Code Q&A: Panelboard Overcurrent Protection

Code Q&A: Panelboard Overcurrent Protection

NEC rules on the requirements for overcurrent protection for panelboards?

Q. What are the overcurrent protection requirements for panelboards?

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A. Each panelboard must be provided with overcurrent protection located within, or at any point on the supply side of, the panelboard. The overcurrent device must have a rating not greater than that of the panelboard, an

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