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Old 08-13-2012, 02:34 PM   #1
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What size pvc is needed by code to sleeve #1 SER through. Run is indoor and 40 ft

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You could get by with 1 1/4" but I would go at least 1 1/2" to make it easier.

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If you are only sleeving the SER for protection, if it fits its OK. But certainly bigger makes it easier to pull the cable in.
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To be code compliant 1.5" minimum.
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