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Moving Violations Video No. 301: A Multitude of Problems

Dec. 21, 2023
Russ looks at two installations with several problems.

In this episode, Russ looks at two installations with several problems. First, there is a box that is not weatherproof and violates Sec. 314.15. Also, there are no clips on the EMT or rigid PVC conduit, which violates Sec. 358.30 and Sec. 352.30. Finally, the run of conduit lacks any expansion fitting, which is another issue that needs to be addressed to make this installation Code compliant.

About the Author

Russ LeBlanc | Owner

Russ started in the electrical trade as an apprentice in 1985. He worked his way up to become a Journeyman Electrician and then eventually became a Master Electrician and Licensed Construction Supervisor. In 1999 Russ become an Electrical Instructor for The Peterson School of Engineering in Massachusetts where he developed his passion for teaching, and quickly became Department Head of Electrical Instruction. Russ has taught thousands of apprentices, electricians, engineers, inspectors, and other electrical professionals during his career as an instructor. He continues to provide electrical professionals with Electrical Code seminars, Arc-Flash Awareness training seminars and educational material through his LeBlanc Consulting Services in North Reading, MA whose specialty is educating electricians. He has been an active member of the NFPA Electrical Section and has authored hundreds of National Electrical Code proposals and comments which have become Code rules to improve the safety for the electrical industry. Russ is also an IAEI certified Electrical Inspector.

Please visit www.russleblanc.net for more information.

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