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The real question is not "Is it OK?" The real question is "Should this be fixed?" Or perhaps "Will this fall down?" Or maybe even "Should this have been done differently?" Any answer you get will answer one of those questions. "Is it OK?" is really asking "Is this something I can live with?" which is a question you have to ask yourself. Will this fall ...


There is no minimum or maximum distance from a foundation, footing, panel or otherwise. It is best to keep it as close as possible, but nothing dictates this by code. The main thing you want to avoid is getting it a few feed down then hitting the footing. This is a PIA. Here are the relevant code sections with regard to spacing. Taken form the 2001 NEC. ...

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