Originally Posted by itsnotrequired
only catch may be dedicated equipment space. the area below the panel is "dedicated to the electrical installation". sort of a gray area if utilization equipment receptacles can be within this area.
Not IMO, it is part of the associated equipment to the electrical installation. How would this be different from a conviennce receptacle?
(a) Dedicated Electrical Space. The space equal to the
width and depth of the equipment and extending from the
floor to a height of 1.8 m (6 ft) above the equipment or to
the structural ceiling, whichever is lower, shall be dedicated
to the electrical installation. No piping, ducts, leak protection
apparatus, or other equipment foreign to the electrical
installation shall be located in this zone.