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11-15-15, 08:49 PM
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Posted By justdoinit

The OEM breaker is: Generac 6000 C50 DZ47 400v...

The OEM breaker is: Generac 6000 C50 DZ47 400v IEC60898

I am just curious, would a home type breaker provide "different" protection than a IEC or NEMA breaker?
11-15-15, 06:43 PM
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Posted By justdoinit

It runs at about 32a. I have had a meter on it...

It runs at about 32a. I have had a meter on it several times recording MAX current readings. I am quite sure the reactor is not actually overloading the circuit.
11-15-15, 06:10 PM
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Posted By justdoinit

Relocating a Generator Breaker Because of HEAT

I am having trouble with a breaker tripping due to what I believe to be an ambient heat issue.

I have a Generac 17,500 watt generator mounted in a trailer to power a Graco E-20 Reactor and...
09-14-12, 04:50 PM
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Posted By justdoinit

I have received the ECSBPK04 interlock kit which...

I have received the ECSBPK04 interlock kit which will interlock the main breaker with a two pole breaker in the top left position. Oddly enough the interlock prevents breakers in the top right...
08-25-12, 01:47 PM
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Posted By justdoinit

Thanks for pointing out the permitting aspect - I...

Thanks for pointing out the permitting aspect - I admit historically I have not been typically big on getting permits when performing "upgrades".

Back to the safety concerns - is there still a...
08-25-12, 12:47 PM
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Posted By justdoinit

In my area the utility is ComEd - and it is an...

In my area the utility is ComEd - and it is an old meter, not one of the new "smart" meters that probably could inform them if it was pulled.

My thought was to just pull it, do the upgrade, and...
08-25-12, 12:10 PM
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Posted By justdoinit

Meter Pull

I am preparing to replace a fuse box and sub-panel with a new breaker panel and plan on doing this all myself. My question is - why should I contact the electric company? I intend to shut down all...
08-22-12, 05:01 PM
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Posted By justdoinit

I have since ordered interlock kit: ECSBPK04 ...

I have since ordered interlock kit: ECSBPK04

This interlock allows the use of the main breaker in the top center spot. I have not received it yet, so I can not say if or how it works. I am hopeful...
08-08-12, 06:49 PM
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Posted By justdoinit

I guess I just assumed what I wanted to do would...

I guess I just assumed what I wanted to do would be hard to find items. Low and behold, I visited my local Menards and found everything to do the job:

Siemens
100 A 30 space panel S3030B1100: $65...
08-06-12, 07:13 PM
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Posted By justdoinit

Wow, thank you very much for the help - much...

Wow, thank you very much for the help - much appreciated!
08-06-12, 06:58 PM
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Posted By justdoinit

Thank you for the recommendation - I will look...

Thank you for the recommendation - I will look into the square d panel options.
08-05-12, 02:55 PM
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Posted By justdoinit

Generator Transfer Switch - Panel Upgrade?

One thing always leads to 10 more with me...

Bought a generator some time ago and finally decided to make it available to use for the house during power failure. A requirement of mine was to be...
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