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 Question by Charles Mata posted 27 Aug 2005
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outdoor 100 pair 24awg.outside coming inside building do you need protector modules and change cable to plenum or riser rated to meet standards..customer has IDF 150 ft. inside building and I think he must meet Bld codes?
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 Answer by Joseph Golan posted 28 Aug 2005
Dear Charles,

OSP cable protection is to be installed as close as possible to the point of entry. OSP cable cannot extend more then 15M (50 feet) into a building unless run in Rigid conduit. Please contact the AHJ (Authority Having Jurisdiction) to get further information on the adoption of code in that local and for a final say in these matters.

Sincerely,
Joseph Golan, RCDD

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