cable duct


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cable duct

[′kā·bəl ‚dəkt]
(engineering)
A pipe, either earthenware or concrete, through which prestressing wires or electric cable are pulled.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

cable duct

A rigid metal duct through which insulated electric conductors are run, generally conductors carrying large currents; for underground installations, concrete pipes usually are used.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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