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Subchapter 5. Electrical Safety Orders
Group 2. High-Voltage Electrical Safety Orders
Article 18. Conductors (Formerly Article 67)
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§2815. General.

Conductors shall have mechanical strength, insulation, and ampacity adequate for the particular conditions under which they are to be used. These provisions are not intended to apply to conductors which form an integral part of equipment, such as the windings of a motor, a motor controller, and the like, or which are provided for elsewhere in these regulations.

NOTE: Authority cited: Section 142.3, Labor Code. Reference: Section 142.3, Labor Code.


1. Editorial correction including renumbering of former Article 67 to Article 18 filed 11-2-83 (Register 83, No. 45).

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