Originally Posted by running dummy
For whatever reason I usually spin that bond wire back down the mc and put my connector right over it and let it pinch down on it.
Guess I learned different than all of you?
You meant to say "AC"? People are easily confused when we don't use the proper terminology.
MC doesn't have the bonding strip. And yes, they are to be wrapped back or cut flush with the jacket, not to be terminated, because it is not a conductor. It is part of the jacket assembly which allows it to be rated as an equipment grounding conductor. Without it, it is just BX cable. The jacket of which is not rated as an equipment ground.