At 06:57 PM 1/4/07, Jim Lux wrote:
>At 10:08 AM 1/4/2007, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> >Effective January 1, 1006; tower grounding standards in the United
> >States are specified in ANSI/TIA-222-G-2005.
>Excellent.. so it's not the NEC, but rather TIA-222. That's a
>pretty significant difference in most locations. Most cities, etc.
>require compliance with NEC but not to TIA-222 (at least for
>That's a good thing.
Actually the trend over the last several years has been the adoption
of the International Building Code as the state building code,
enforced statewide, in most states. See:
The IBC incorporates ANSI/TIA-222 by reference, so compliance with
ANSI/TIA-222 as well as NEC is now required to obtain a building
permit in most jurisdictions.
Michael Keane K1MK
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