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Old 05-30-2012, 10:19 AM   #1
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What trunking to use for externally run power and lighting cable


What type of trunking should I use for externally run power and lighting cable which are running account the outside of mu house? can I use strong plastic piping or does it have to be metal?


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Old 05-30-2012, 10:22 AM   #2
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What trunking to use for externally run power and lighting cable

Your location is not stated, but in the US you could use electrical PVC or a metal conduit. The PVC is cheap, easy to work with and does not rust.

Answers based on the National Electrical Code. Local amendments may apply. Check with your local building officials.
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