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Beyer. Was googling the use of NM in a 6-story multi-family

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Customer: ***** ***** Beyer. Was googling the use of NM in a 6-story multi-family building. First floor is parking and retail. 2-6 is all multi-family.
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: We ran MC from the meter stack to each dwelling unit load center. Looks like we could have run NM.
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Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Electrical
Expert:  Mike G. replied 10 months ago.

Hi, I'm Mike G and I'll be assisting you. The use of NM cable is only restricted to be enclosed in walls and ceiling with 15 min protection from fire. Drywall partitions.