A conduit bending table is a specialized tool used by electricians to bend steel conduit to a precise angle. The table can be used to accurately bend a piece of conduit to any angle desired.
The National Electrical Code, or NEC, dictates the commercial and residential requirements for installing electrical components. Depending on the type of installation, the NEC may require that wires be installed in conduit for added protection.
Greenlee is a popular manufacturer of conduit bending tables. The tables come equipped with a built-in angle guide to help users bend their conduit to the precise angle that they are trying to achieve. Conduit bending tables are typically powered by a hydraulic pump that helps generate the force necessary to bend the steel conduit.