Spec to dig for a #4 grounf wire?


Old 11-05-11, 01:45 PM
Thread Starter
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: USA
Posts: 21
Spec to dig for a #4 grounf wire?

I am digging a trench to bury a number 4 wire for ground, what is the code as to lxwxh I should dig? This is for a new meter upgrade which will be done by a licensed electrician.

Sponsored Links
Old 11-05-11, 02:33 PM
ray2047's Avatar
Group Moderator
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: USA
Posts: 33,051
The electrician who will do the job is your best source of information for this. Are you doing this instead of or in addition to ground rod? If instead of ground rods why are you not using ground rods?

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