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Old 01-28-2011, 04:52 PM   #1
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run romex in 2" pvc


whats the code on running 14/2 romex thru a 8 foot piece of 2"pvc? i have an old unused metal chase, dont want to snake romex by itself for chance of any nails, so i put it in the pvc. would be a pain to splice in metal bx cable. doing some work upstairs and its the easiest way to basement. thanks for advice

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That's perfectly legal as long as u don't overfill conduit.

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Old 01-28-2011, 06:25 PM   #3
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i have 3 14/2 cables in a 1.5 inch pvc pipe not 2", what would be overfilled?
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That's fine. Conduit can't be filled over 40%.
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