Illustrated Catastrophes: 110.3(B), 406.9(A), 225.10, 340.12(10), 225.20, 230.50(B)(1), 555.13(A)(1), 300.5(J), 352.12(C), 555.17

Illustrated Catastrophes: 110.3(B), 406.9(A), 225.10, 340.12(10), 225.20, 230.50(B)(1), 555.13(A)(1), 300.5(J), 352.12(C), 555.17

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Yes, This is Located Outdoors

The first obvious violation with this installation is the receptacle cover. This cover would be weatherproof when closed if it were installed horizontally so the receptacle covers flipped up rather than to the side. But because the cover was not installed according to instructions, it’s a violation of 110.3(B). Section 406.9(A) permits “weather-proof when closed” covers for damp locations. Because this is an outdoor wet location, using this

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