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Old 05-20-2009, 07:31 AM   #16
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very good info, thanks guys!
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Old 05-20-2009, 04:23 PM   #18
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Originally Posted by paul_arc View Post
Im adding a sub panel and need to run a 1 1/4" conduit.....It would probably need to be drilled 1 1/2" size....
You will need a minimum 1-3/4" hole size to accommodate a 1" trade size conduit.

If you are installing PVC conduit, then a 2" hole is required for any couplings to pass through.


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