• Meter base locations must follow the Goldbook guidelines. Meter bases must be IPL-approved and “UL” listed.
  • 200 ampere Meter Bases – Use gray 2-1/2" Schedule 80 PVC entering only through the right or left knockout on the bottom of the meter base.
  • 320 ampere Meter Bases – Use gray 3" Schedule 80 PVC entering only through the left knockout on the bottom of the meter base. When job requires continuous conduit, ask for a free reducer when picking up the equipment.
  • All buried conduit shall be gray 4" Schedule 40 PVC with 36” sweeping 90° bend. Install pull string and bury in a 36” deep trench so that the top of the conduit is a minimum of 30” below the finished grade.
  • Electrical inspection tags shall be filled out completely and placed inside the meter cabinet.
  • Make sure load wires are rung out and marked properly according to phasing.
  • No plumbing PVC or fittings will be accepted.
  • No flex pipe will be accepted.
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