Relocating main circuit and breaker box


Old 08-21-05, 07:59 PM
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Relocating main circuit and breaker box

The placement of the breaker box isnt really a big deal, but the main feed coming in from the pole is...its crossing my yard, and I'd like to have it either buried or at least not crossing my yard so much.

Is it very difficult to relocate it? Is that a possible DIY job or is that a definate job to hire out?
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Old 08-21-05, 08:12 PM
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This is not DIY, sorry. Make some phone calls; it's gonna be expensive, too.
Old 08-21-05, 08:13 PM
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The service drop belongs to the power company, so check with someone there. I struck a deal with the power company here. I dug the trench and a crew buried the line and handled the connections. 30 inches deep and 80 feet long, the trench was a task to complete.
Old 08-22-05, 08:23 AM
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Sometimes you can incorporate this into a service upgrade and it saves a lot of money with the poco. How many amps is your service now?
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