Ground and neutral in same bus bar?


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Old 08-17-18, 09:13 AM
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Ground and neutral in same bus bar?

i purchased a tiny house as an abandoned project, and the electricity was already roughed in at purchase. I'm not an electrician, but all the work on the house seems pretty sound from my research. All the wiring is 12/2, with a an RV inlet (30 amp, 125 v). The panel confuses me, as it has both the ground and neutral on a single bus bar. The breaker is a square D 15 amp tandem, with only a single bus bar. Does this look correct?
 

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Old 08-17-18, 09:32 AM
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Does this look correct?
No.....most of it is incorrect and dangerous.

Right now..... the ground is going to nowhere. It's connected to one of the breaker bus bars.
Neutral and ground wires are only connected together at main panel.
Missing connector on cable.
Should have had a separate ground bar attached to metal panel .
One circuit splitting to two circuits...... not terribly effective.

If this is representative of your wiring in your house..... you're in trouble.
 
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Old 08-17-18, 12:01 PM
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To what Pete said add on you have a 30A inlet with 20A wire (overloaded); and for some reason a surface mounted panel on a flush framed wall.
 
 

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