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05-25-12, 07:45 AM
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Posted By JoefromPhilly

I put a wad of plumbers' putty on top of the box...

I put a wad of plumbers' putty on top of the box where the cable enters the box. I flood tested it with the hose and everything was dry. Not sure if this is the best stuff to use (it was Sta-Put) or...
05-23-12, 04:45 PM
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Posted By JoefromPhilly

Some More Pictures With Water Flowing

Here are two pics I just took. The first is where the cable comes through the roof eve. I clamped a hose to the cable and let water run. Some water started coming down the cable and into the box...
05-23-12, 04:39 PM
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Posted By JoefromPhilly

I stuck a hose along the power feed near the top...

I stuck a hose along the power feed near the top of the meter, and sure enough, when I ran water, the water ended up coming into the breaker box. I will call PECO and see what they say about this....
05-22-12, 09:33 AM
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Posted By JoefromPhilly

OK, I will take a look at where the cable runs...

OK, I will take a look at where the cable runs through the roof. the thing is that PECO was just out there a couple weeks ago to repalce the meter with a new "smart" meter, and there were no...
05-20-12, 03:45 PM
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Posted By JoefromPhilly

Here are Some Pictures

I called the PoCo (PECO) and they told me that the problem was mine to fix.

Hopefully these pictures will help show you the flow of the power cable from the line to the meter box and into the...
05-20-12, 01:17 PM
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Posted By JoefromPhilly

Water Coming into my Breaker (Electrical) Box

Help! When it rains hard, I get water that comes into my breaker box, inside the grey power cable that runs into the box. The outside of the cable and the top of the box stay dry. If you follow the...
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