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Restoring Conduit Systems

After the Flood

Six steps to restoring steel conduit electrical systems when the waters recede.

Everyone knows water and electricity are a dangerous combination. Just ask any electrician or inspector who’s dealt with the aftermath of a natural disaster. While many articles explain how to deal with the aftermath of electrical equipment exposed to water, little information is available on what to do with electrical conduit. Here are six steps for restoring an electrical system using galvanized steel conduit, along with important reminders about the conduit construction and corrosion

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