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Title 46Chapter ISubchapter LPart 129Subpart C → §129.356


Title 46: Shipping
PART 129—ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS
Subpart C—Power Sources and Distribution Systems


§129.356   Battery installations.

(a) Large. Each large battery-installation must be located in a locker, room, or enclosed box dedicated solely to the storage of batteries. Ventilation must be provided in accordance with §111.15-10 of this chapter. Electrical equipment located within the battery enclosure must be approved by an independent laboratory for hazardous locations of Class I, Division 1, Group B, and must meet subpart 111.105 of this chapter.

(b) Small. Each small battery-installation must be located in a well-ventilated space and protected from falling objects. No small battery-installation may be in a closet, storeroom, or similar space.

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