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09-10-19, 06:13 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By lambition

I don't know what type of box you had before, but...

I don't know what type of box you had before, but often gangable steel boxes are used instead of a single 2 gang or 3 gang boxes.

With gangable boxes, you take sides off of single gang box and...
09-05-19, 05:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 118
Posted By lambition

If it does not require neutral, then yes you can...

If it does not require neutral, then yes you can use 8/2. You don't have to use red tape. You can use black tape as well.
09-04-19, 03:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 243
Posted By lambition

Unfortunately this is a typical of apartment...

Unfortunately this is a typical of apartment maintenance. I know it first hand because I deal with them pretty much everyday.
I have seen lamp cord in the wall to fix bad wiring. I have seen ground...
09-02-19, 03:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 306
Posted By lambition

https://www.homedepot.com/p/Square-D-QO-2-20-Amp-S...

https://www.homedepot.com/p/Square-D-QO-2-20-Amp-Single-Pole-Tandem-Circuit-Breaker-QOT2020CP/100021761

This should be the correct replacement breaker.
Double stack type tandem breakers are...
08-26-19, 08:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 178
Posted By lambition

If it really is 1800W, it should have 20A plug...

If it really is 1800W, it should have 20A plug (which doesn't fit on 15A receptacle).
How long do you need to extend?
There are ready made appliance extension cords. It is only 14AWG, but I think...
08-21-19, 06:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 216
Posted By lambition

https://yadom.eu/kit-alimentation-5v-2-4a-rail-din...

https://yadom.eu/kit-alimentation-5v-2-4a-rail-din-avec-connecteur-micro-usb-coude.html

It appears there are din rain mountable USB power supply available. :)
07-15-19, 07:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 909
Posted By lambition

Cast iron sewer line is very common at least...

Cast iron sewer line is very common at least around around DC metro area. I have been working for a plumbing company for 5 years before I quiet and became self employed.
Clay pipe is rare around...
06-20-19, 12:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 483
Posted By lambition

Simplest fix at this time would be just...

Simplest fix at this time would be just installing an access panel. I don't think it would look too bad since it is in the closet.
06-10-19, 03:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 549
Posted By lambition

If it is metal conduit all the way, then there is...

If it is metal conduit all the way, then there is no need for additional ground wire. Conduit acts as a ground conductor.
06-09-19, 04:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 549
Posted By lambition

The drawing shows cables not conduit. Every cable...

The drawing shows cables not conduit. Every cable must have a ground wire all the way through.
If you have metal junction box, a ground wire must be screwed to it. The drawing shows metal junction...
06-06-19, 03:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 425
Posted By lambition

Jump right 2 terminals (brown and black wires),...

Jump right 2 terminals (brown and black wires), then you will be good to co.
If broken switch has exposed contacts, it is best to cut brown and black wires off the switch and connect them together...
05-19-19, 06:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 278
Posted By lambition

You will need one more 14/3 cable between...

You will need one more 14/3 cable between junction box and switches.

One way you can accomplish this without pulling new cable is using a smart switch or some other type of remote switches.
You...
05-14-19, 07:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 478
Posted By lambition

Just googled and it is a modular lighting and...

Just googled and it is a modular lighting and power distribution system.
Usually used in warehouses or factory. Quick and easy installation and easier to modify later on.

Sentinel Lighting name...
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