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Old 03-18-2009 - Removal of obsolete low voltage cable - NEC Electrical Codes - Voltage Talk forum
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What is the standard/code for removal of obsolete low voltage cable?
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What is the standard/code for removal of obsolete low voltage cable?

What type of low voltage cable?
Fire alarm must be removed NEC(2008) 760.25
Fiber:770.25---comm cables- 800.25

So yes,they must be removed.
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Old 03-19-2009 - Removal of obsolete low voltage cable - NEC Electrical Codes - Voltage Talk forum
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I should add, Who pays for this?

It is written into most of our specs. So usualy priced right in.
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What type of low voltage cable?
Fire alarm must be removed NEC(2008) 760.25
Fiber:770.25---comm cables- 800.25

So yes,they must be removed.
Worth a mention that the xxx.25 articles allow tagging.

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xxx.25 Abandoned Cables.
The accessible portion of abandoned ______ cables shall be removed. Where cables are identified for future use with a tag, the tag shall be of sufficient durability to withstand the environment involved.
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