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2002 Changes to the NEC®
Article 800 Low Res - Modem Hi Res - Cable/DSL        Page 5 of 5
Communication Circuits

800.52 Locations and Other Articles

The text to this subsection was revised to read:

(B) Spread of Fire or Products of Combustion. Installations in hollow spaces, vertical shafts, and ventilation or air-handling ducts must be made so that the possible spread of fire or products of combustion will not be substantially increased. Openings around penetrations through fire resistance-rated walls, partitions, floors, or ceilings must be firestopped using approved methods to maintain the fire resistance rating. The accessible portion of abandoned communications cables must be removed. Figure 800–4

Intent: The rule now requires the accessible portions of “abandoned cables,” as defined in 800.2 to be removed in order to limit the spread of fire or products of combustion within a building.

Author’s Comment: Wiring within a raised floor or above a suspended ceiling is considered accessible, see Article 100.

Figure 800–4
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2002 NEC Changes Course - Part 2, Article 338 - Ch.9

This code changes program covers the changes to Article 338 through Chapter 9 of the 2002 NEC. Included is a video of one of Mike's most dynamic live classes with a fully illustrated, full-color textbook. The textbook contains over 150 diagrams which make the changes easy to understand. Includes textbook and 4.5-hr video.

Product Code: 02CCV2
MultiMedia: VHS Tape

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Code Change Library
Nearly 5,000 changes were proposed for the 2002 NEC! Over 100 of them will have a significant impact on designing, installing and inspecting electrical systems. This package includes the following 2002 Code Change products:
  • Illustrated Guide to Code Changes
  • Textbook and Workbook
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  • Code Changes CD-Rom
  • Interactive Code Changes DVD
  • 16 hour online code change program

Product Code: 02CCP
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MultiMedia: Tape

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