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Old 12-16-2012, 03:09 PM   #16
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2 ground rods for homes in tx

Originally Posted by J. V. View Post
I have only one myself. It was inspected when I did the service upgrade about 15 years ago. I have no intentions to install another one, nor am I required to.

If the installation met the code in effect when it was done/inspected there is no need or requirement to "upgrade" to newer code requirements. The NEC is not retroactive. To put it simple, I agree w/ the quote above.

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