NECA NEIS 121
Standard for Installing Nonmetallic-Sheathed Cable (Type NM-B) and Underground Feeder and Branch-Circuit Cable (Type UF)
|Publication Date:||1 January 2007|
This standard describes installation procedures for
Products and Applications Included
This publication covers the following:
Underground feeder and branch-circuit cable, Type UF.
Products and Applications Excluded
This publication does not cover the following:
Regulatory and Other Requirements
a) All information in this publication is intended to conform to the National Electrical Code
(ANSI/NFPA 70). Installers should always follow the NEC,
applicable state and local codes, manufacturers instructions, and
contract documents when installing nonmetallic-sheathed
b) Only qualified persons familiar with the installation of
c) General requirements for installing electrical products and systems are described in NECA 1, Standard Practices for Good Workmanship in Electrical Construction (ANSI). Other National Electrical Installation Standards provide additional guidance for installing particular types of electrical products and systems. A complete list of NEIS is provided in Annex A.