[Title 24 CFR 3280.801]
[Code of Federal Regulations (annual edition) - May 1, 2001 Edition]
[Title 24 - HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT]
[Chapter Xx - OFFICE OF ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR HOUSING--FEDERAL HOUSING]
[Part 3280 - MANUFACTURED HOME CONSTRUCTION AND SAFETY STANDARDS]
[Subpart I - Electrical Systems]
[Sec. 3280.801 - Scope.]
[From the U.S. Government Printing Office]
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Sec. 3280.801 Scope.
(a) Subpart I of this standard and part A of Article 550 of the
National Electrical Code (NFPA No. 70-1993) cover the electrical
conductors and equipment installed within or on manufactured homes and
the conductors that connect manufactured homes to a supply of
(b) In addition to the requirements of this standard and Article 550
of the National Electrical Code (NFPA No. 70-1993) the applicable
portions of other Articles of the National Electrical Code shall be
followed covering electrical installations in manufactured homes.
Wherever the requirements of this standard differ from the National
Electrical Code, this standard shall apply.
(c) The provisions of this standard apply to manufactured homes
intended for connection to a wiring system nominally rated 120/240
volts, 3-wire AC, with grounded neutral.
(d) All electrical materials, devices, appliances, fittings and
other equipment shall be listed or labeled by a nationally recognized
testing agency and shall be connected in an approved manner when in
(e) Aluminum conductors, aluminum alloy conductors, and aluminum
core conductors such as copper clad aluminum; are not acceptable for use
in branch circuit wiring in manufactured homes.
[40 FR 58752, Dec. 18, 1975. Redesignated at 44 FR 20679, Apr. 6, 1979,
as amended at 58 FR 55019, Oct. 25, 1993]