Cable sheath Q


Old 03-07-10, 11:12 AM
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Cable sheath Q

When running NM into this kind of box should the outer cable sheath go over and terminate past the ridge[ embossment] or at the ridge [ simmilar as when running Armoured the embossment holds anti short bushing in place ]
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Old 03-07-10, 12:31 PM
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Just bring the sheath 1/4" past the clamp.
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Just an FYI, dont try to terminate MC armored cable in that box with those clamps. there are different clamps for MC cable.

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