Outdoor Post for Pool Pump

Reply

  #1  
Old 05-12-06, 07:52 AM
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Connecticut
Posts: 8
Outdoor Post for Pool Pump

Is there a code requirement for the depth of a post that's attached the pump's receptacle/switch box? Since I'm located where frost heave is a concern, does the post need to be buried 42 inches and set in concrete too?
Thanks...
 
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 05-12-06, 08:05 AM
mattison's Avatar
Member
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: Cinti, OH
Posts: 5,549
My inspector never even asked how it was in there. What I did was dug a hole about 12" X 12" X24" deep and drove a piece of uni-strut down pretty far, then poured concrete in around it and filled it the rest of the way with dirt.
 
Reply

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Display Modes
'