Change List for this Rule


General Order 95


Section IV


Strength Requirements for All Classes of Lines


43       Temperature and Loading


The following conditions of temperature and loading shall be used for the purposes of these rules in determining the strength required of poles, towers, structures, and all parts thereof and in determining the strength and clearances of conductors. More stringent conditions may be used, if desired, in the design of lines. The use of modified conditions or modified loading district limits may be authorized by this Commission upon application and presentation of data from United States weather records or other adequate and authenticated meteorological data which in the Commissionís opinion justifies such change.


43.1 Heavy Loading
43.2 Light Loading