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What is the minimum height for the outside service entrance

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What is the minimum height for the outside service entrance and the inside main service panel in a residential building?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Electrical
Expert:  Rich replied 8 years ago.
Hello Leonard ... I am almost certain that threre is not a minimum height of equipment .. it should be high enough to be somewhat out of the weather, snow drifts, rain splashing off a roof .. but there is a maximum height ,, same with the inside panel .. no minimum .. just a maximum ..