EMT couplings and connectors shall be made up ______.
a) of metal
b) in accordance with industry standards
d) none of the above
See answer and applicable Code reference
The correct answer is: c) tight
Article 358 covers the use, installation, and construction specifications for EMT and associated fittings. As noted in Sec. 358.42, "Couplings and connectors used with EMT shall be made up tight. Where buried in masonry or concrete, they shall be concretetight type. Where installed in wet locations, they shall comply with 314.15."