Electrical Code for BX Cable
Robert in New York asks; Where in the NEC code book does it show where and how BX can be exposed and what are the restrictions.
BX Cable Electrical Code and Restrictions
Electrical Question: Where in the NEC code book does it show where and how BX can be exposed and what are the restrictions?
This electrical question came from: Robert, a Homeowner from Yonkers, New York.
Thanks for your electrical question Robert.
Flexible Metal Conduit (Type FMC)
Great Question Robert:
The Electrical Codes about BX Cable may be found in the NEC Code Articles Section 348.
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