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Old 05-19-2011, 01:47 PM   #1
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The power company is installing a meter 20 feet from my double wide it does not have a foundation just some some cocrete pads its set on . iam wondering after i bury the cable from the meter and come up under the house can I then hang it from the trailor i beems to the power inlet ( 4/0 alum ser. cable ) ?and do i also need a #8 to ground the trailor ? Thanking any one in advance for your input.

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#6 ground for trailer frame.

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You can NOT use type SER cable to feed a mobile home.
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550.33, "four insulated conductors"
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