In this Badge Bit, you will trench power to an outbuilding. Extension cords on the yard tend to attract lawnmower blades. Let's trench a dedicated power supply!
Here's a video of the This Old House guy doing it:
To complete this BB, the minimum requirements are:
- trench power more than 20' to a new location
- follow local requirements for depth and need for conduit
To show you've completed this Badge Bit, provide proof of the following as pics or video (less than two minutes):
- the location where the trench will go
- the trench dug with wires/conduit in the trench
- the trench filled in
- explain how you met the code requirements for your area
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