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What does NEC stand for?

NEC stands for National Electric Code

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In the National Electric Code (NEC) the word "diversity" means that the designer can discount certain electric loads in a building to determine the size of copper required for the main feeders, acknowledging that the entire electric capacity of the building is never demanded at any one time.
95 TK2551 The third edition of this textbook for students preparing for careers in the industrial electrical field includes new units on basic magnetism and magnetic induction, as well as updates reflecting changes in the 2011 National Electric Code.
com Works with demolition contractors to arrange for site collection of abandoned cable, as required by National Electric Code mandates.
After the West explosion, they published a two-page document summarizing the hazards of combustible dust which refers to sections of the National Fire Code and National Electric Code.
However, by the late 1980s and early 1990s, the industry had resolved many of the initial system failures, and the wiring of the systems was placed under the jurisdiction of the National Electric Code (NEC).