Above Ground Pool Wiring Diagram
If a pump motor receptacle is located between.
Above ground pool wiring diagram. How to bond an above ground swimming pool determine how much 8 bare solid copper wire you will require for the job and how many bonding lugs. 680 26 b 4 point bonding is not required to the vertical uprights of pools with vinyl liners as it is considered a nonconductive material. Plug in the pool pump and cover it with a weatherproof cover. Wiring designed to serve a pool pump must be with a green insulated equipment grounding conductor nec article 680 21 a 4 and nec article 680 23 f 2.
For round pools take the diameter of your pool and add two feet then multiply by 3 14 finally add 25 feet to that. All electrical equipment used with storable pools are required to be gfci protected. This video shows the electrical requirements for an above ground pool by new york state 2011 code. Above ground pool circulating pumps.
This insulated equipment grounding conductor serving a pool pump must not be smaller than a 12 awg copper conductor except that part of the branch circuit. Can be existing and or wired with any approved wiring method see diagram 2 2a b. Wire the twist lock receptacle. Convenience receptacle outlet must be gfci ground fault protected.
Connect an 8 gauge wire to the metal posts of the pool the pump and the metal plate on the skimmer and then wire that to the pump to bond the entire pool. With the main service off to the house wire in gfci circuit breakers to the electrical panel. Minimum 8 awg copper wire ground ring must be installed around the pool 4 to 6 below grade 18 to 24 from the pool and connect to the pump motor heater and the pool water bonding. Above ground pool electrical wiring diagram wiring diagram is a simplified suitable pictorial representation of an electrical circuit it shows the components of the circuit as simplified shapes and the talent and signal links amongst the devices.
If the pool is an above ground and is considered storable then the following codes apply. It includes water bonding pool bonding and electric for the pump motor outlet and auxiliary outlet. All 125 volt outlets or receptacles within 2o feet of the inside walls of a pool require gfci protection.