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Good morning, I was doing some recent reading on running conduit (EMT) thru wood framing. My question relates to the practice of notching the studs and running the conduit horizontal to the framing and only protecting it at each framing member. Wouldn’t this be considered a violation since the raceway doesn’t maintain 1 1/4 back from the face of the framing. Wouldn’t the raceway/ conduit have to be protected the entire length of the run with a 1/16 inch steel plate if it wasn’t maintaining the setback?
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