A conductor encased within material of composition or thickness that is not recognized by the NEC as electrical insulation is considered

A conductor encased within material of composition or thickness that is not recognized by the NEC as electrical insulation is considered

SOLUTION

Conductor, Covered:- A conductor encased within material of composition or thickness that is not recognized by this Code as electrical insulation.

Typically covered conductors are green-covered instrument grounding conductor, which is within a non-metal sheathed cable or a composite cable of a type SE cable within an unwired or uninsulated grounded conductor. Covered conductors should always be considered as bare conductors for the approval of work as they are really uninsulated conductors.

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