Re: neutral grounding @ pole??
Copper-clad steel probably would be cheaper, but the thieves are too stupid to know the difference and will steal it anyway. The materials cost is insignificant compared to the labor cost of repair; it's easier for the utility to minimize the different types of wire they keep in stock.
Originally Posted by keith3267
The "Senior Member" designation under my name doesn't mean I know a lot, it just means I talk a lot.I've been a DIYer since I was 12 (thanks, Dad!). I have read several books on various home improvement topics. I do not have any current code books I can refer to. I was an apprentice plumber for two years.