Section 35. Direct-Buried Cable

  1. Allen L. Clapp P.E., P.L.S.

Published Online: 24 AUG 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118098974.ch30

National Electrical Safety Code Handbook, Sixth Edition

National Electrical Safety Code Handbook, Sixth Edition

How to Cite

Clapp, A. L. (ed) (2011) Section 35. Direct-Buried Cable, in National Electrical Safety Code Handbook, Sixth Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118098974.ch30

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 AUG 2011
  2. Published Print: 10 JAN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780738149301

Online ISBN: 9781118098974

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Keywords:

  • direct-buried cable;
  • National Electrical Safety Code Handbook

Summary

This chapter presents the rules for direct-buried cable defined in Section 35 of Part Three of National Electrical Safety Code Handbook. This section was developed in the 1973 Edition from Rules 290A and 294 of the Sixth and prior editions. The section specifies rule for location and routing, separations from other underground structures, deliberate separations-equal to or greater than 300 mm (12 in) from underground structures or cables, and random separation.

Controlled Vocabulary Terms

cables (electric); electrical safety