Electric

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Bulletin

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Description

43-9

.pdf

"Buy American" Requirement with related Federal Register Notices (7/28/1955)

169-27

.pdf

Voltage Regulator Application on Rural Distribution Systems (1/1973)

1717B-2

.pdf

Guide for Preparing Financial and Statistical Reports for Electric Distribution Borrowers (2/14/02)

1717B-3

.pdf

Guide For Preparing Financial and Statistical Reports For Power Supply Borrowers and Electric Distribution Borrowers with Generating Facilities (5/12/06)

1717M-2

.pdf

Sale or Transfer of Capital Assets by Electric Borrower (2/9/05)

1724D-101A

.pdf

Electric System Long-Range Planning Guide (5/10/95) (Note: Appendix IV does not appear in the copies of the bulletin available on this website. This appendix contains a sample form which is identical to Form 261. This form is available on the Forms page.)

1724D-101B

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System Planning Guide, Construction Work Plans (12/18/12)

1724D-103

.pdf

System planning guide, system mapping guide (4/12/11)

1724D-104

.pdf

Engineering Economics Computer Workbook Procedure (2/3/98) Also available: Economic Analysis Worksheet (.xls format) (This worksheet was revised in July 2007.)

1724D-105

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Rural Distribution System Voltage Conversion Considerations (5/22/09)

1724D-106

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Considerations For Replacing Storm-Damaged Conductors (8/3/10)

1724D-112

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The Application of Capacitors on Rural Electric Systems (4/27/01)

1724D-113

.pdf

Voltage Levels on Rural Electric Distribution Systems (5/16/12)

1724E-102

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Design Guide for Sectionalizing Distribution Lines (10/23/2012)

1724E-104

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Reduced Size Neutral Conductors for Overhead Rural Distribution Lines (revised 9/23/1999)

1724E-150

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Unguyed Distribution Poles - Strength Requirements (08/14/14)

1724E-151

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Mechanical Loading on Distribution Crossarms (11/21/02)

1724E-152

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The Mechanics of Overhead Distribution Line Conductors (7/30/03)

1724E-153

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Electric Distribution Line Guys and Anchors (4/25/01)

1724E-154

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Distribution Conductor Clearances and Span Limitations (7/30/03)

1724E-200

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Design Manual for High Voltage Transmission Lines (8/12/09)

1724E-202

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An overview of transmission system studies (2/10/93)

1724E-203

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Guide for upgrading transmission lines (12/28/94)

1724E-204

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Guide Specifications for Steel Single Pole and H-Frame Structures {4/17/08}

1724E-205

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Design guide: Embedment depths for concrete and steel poles (revised 8/22/95)

1724E-206

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Guide Specification for Spun, Prestressed Concrete Poles and Concrete Pole Structures (7/30/08)

1724E-214

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Guide Specification for Standard Class Steel Transmission Poles (2/18/09)

1724E-216

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Guide Specification for Standard Class Spun, Prestressed Concrete Transmission Poles (11/10/09)

1724E-220

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Procurement and Application Guide for Non-Ceramic Composite Insulators, Voltage Class 34.5 kV and Above (3/17/05)

1724E-224

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Electric Transmission Guide Specifications and Drawings for Steel Pole Construction - 34.5 to 230 kV {4/9/07}

1724E-226

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Electric Transmission Guide Specifications and Drawings for Concrete Pole Construction - 34.5 to 230 kV (4/9/07)

1724E-300

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Design Guide for Rural Substations (6/07/01)

1724E-301

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Guide for the Evaluation of Large Power Transformer Losses (3/4/09)

1724E-302

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Design guide - oil spill prevention and control at substations (1/14/08)

1724E-400

.pdf

Building plans and specifications (12/8/93)

1726-601

.pdf

Electric System Construction Policies and Procedures - Interpretations (10/28/13}

1726C-115

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Checking sag in a conductor using the return wave method (9/24/98)

1726I-602

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Attachments to Electric Program Standard Contract Forms (2/19/04)

1728F-700

.pdf

Specification for Wood Poles, Stubs and Anchor Logs (5/20/11)

1728F-800

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Construction Assembly Unit Numbers and Standard Format (12/16/98)

1728F-803

.pdf

Specifications and Drawings for 24.9/14.4 kV Line Construction (12/15/98)

1728F-803 Notice

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Compliance with Bulletin 50-5 or 1728F-803 (.pfd version of Federal Register Document, also available in .html format.
Additionally, see letter dated March 7, 2001, concerning assembly numbering in (.pdf) or (.html) format.

1728F-804

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Specifications and Drawings for 12.5/7.2 kV Line Construction (4/21/05)

1728F-806

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Specifications and Drawings for Underground Electric Distribution (6/2/00)

1728F-810

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Electric Transmission Specifications and Drawings, 34.5kV Through 69kV (4/9/1999)

1728F-811

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Electric Transmission Specifications and Drawings, 115kV Through 230kV (4/9/1999)

1728H-701

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Specifications for wood crossarms, transmission timbers, and pole keys (6/24/11)

1728H-702

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Specifications for quality control and inspection of timber products (5/30/12)

1730-1

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Electric System Operation and Maintenance (O and M) (4/12/11)

1730A-119

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Interruption Reporting and Service Continuity Objectives for Electric Distribution Systems (3/24/09)

1730B-2

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Guide for Electric System Emergency Restoration Plan (1/7/05) (includes revised page 20 - 3/1/2005)

1730B-121

.pdf

Wood Pole Inspection and Maintenance (8/13/13)

1767B-1

.pdf

Uniform System of Accounts - Electric Program (9/17/09)

1767B-2

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Work Order Procedures (1/18/1994) (See also January 15, 2002 addendum and June 7, 2007 addendum)

1767B-3

.pdf

Preparation and use of the RUS Form 254, Construction Inventory (12/21/1994)

1794A-600

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Guide for Preparing an Environmental Report for Categorically Excluded Projects {12/15/1998}

1794A-601

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Guide for Preparing an Environmental Report for Electric Projects Requiring an Environmental Assessment {revised 12/9/98}

1794A-603

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Scoping Guide for RUS Funded Projects Requiring Environmental Assessments with Scoping and Environmental Impact Statements (2/02)