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05-10-17, 07:46 AM
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Posted By Nilzlofgren

It will be no surprise to the inspector that an...

It will be no surprise to the inspector that an amateur did this work. This amateur pulled the permit, and this amateur was there with the inspector during the rough inspection. This amateur was also...
05-09-17, 08:03 PM
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Posted By Nilzlofgren

I've finished wiring the panel. Thanks for all...

I've finished wiring the panel. Thanks for all the help

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05-07-17, 06:13 PM
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Posted By Nilzlofgren

Thank you.....................

Thank you.....................
05-07-17, 05:48 PM
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Posted By Nilzlofgren

Wire ties inside sub panel.

Are wire ties allowed inside a panel to keep wires neat and orderly? Also, in the second picture the wires don't want to stay against the walls of the panel. Can I use something like a small 3M...
02-05-17, 04:38 PM
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Posted By Nilzlofgren

Thank you...........................

Thank you...........................
02-05-17, 03:12 PM
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Posted By Nilzlofgren

Bolt on Neutral lug kit question.

With This type on neutral lug, does the screw that tightens the lug to the bar also tighten down the wire below it? Or, does the hole below the lug become unusable? Thanks. John.

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02-02-17, 06:47 AM
Replies: 4
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Posted By Nilzlofgren

My plan is to run all three circuits through 1/2"...

My plan is to run all three circuits through 1/2" EMT. It will consist of 3 hots, 3 neutrals, and a ground between the panel and a junction box,and 6 hots, and a ground between the junction box and...
02-01-17, 06:28 PM
02-01-17, 05:44 PM
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Posted By Nilzlofgren

Can I run wire through conduit for a circuit and cap it off for future use?

I've been posting about my barn wiring project, and was given good advice about running multiple circuits in the same EMT conduit. My lighting will be on two circuits. I'm thinking of adding a third...
01-24-17, 03:38 AM
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Views: 5,219
Posted By Nilzlofgren

Ok. Thanks everybody for all the help. I'll post...

Ok. Thanks everybody for all the help. I'll post back.
01-23-17, 06:00 PM
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Posted By Nilzlofgren

According to the sticker on the inside of my...

According to the sticker on the inside of my panel door, If the neutral is bonded, the left bar (ground bar), can be used for split neutrals.
01-22-17, 03:03 PM
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Posted By Nilzlofgren

Those neutral would have to be lengthened in...

Those neutral would have to be lengthened in order to move them. Is that allowed? And, if it is, Is this legal to make a butt splice or would I have to use wire nuts? 76198
01-22-17, 02:31 PM
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Posted By Nilzlofgren

Ok, I guess that brings up another issue. Should...

Ok, I guess that brings up another issue. Should something be done about those neutrals? They have been that way since 2003. There hasn't been any problems.
01-22-17, 11:11 AM
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Posted By Nilzlofgren

That's what I was saying. The first pic is of the...

That's what I was saying. The first pic is of the ground bar, with neutrals on them. The second pic is of the actual neutral bar in standoffs.
01-22-17, 10:21 AM
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Posted By Nilzlofgren

Thanks Tolyn. I looked around the panel today,...

Thanks Tolyn. I looked around the panel today, and took a couple of pictures. You mentioned that neutrals cant be connected directly to the panel body itself. I'm not trying to be a wise @%#, but why...
01-21-17, 08:02 PM
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Posted By Nilzlofgren

I realize the collar strap is the way to go, but...

I realize the collar strap is the way to go, but where do I put the 2 neutral wires that I have to remove to install it?
01-21-17, 06:21 PM
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Posted By Nilzlofgren

This is a Siemens/ Murray isolated neutral bar....

This is a Siemens/ Murray isolated neutral bar. Could I install this, and run my 1/0 neutral to it, then just install a jumper between the neutral bars?76163
01-21-17, 02:59 PM
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Posted By Nilzlofgren

The panel is a Murray. The neutral is 1/0,...

The panel is a Murray. The neutral is 1/0, because it was sized the same as the hots. Also, the distance required 1/0 in size. The breaker is 80 amp. I think if I move ground wires, I would have to...
01-21-17, 02:00 PM
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Posted By Nilzlofgren

Can I put a neutral lug here?

This is the main panel in my house, where I'm going to run power out to my barn. My neutral, is 1/0. There is no room for it. Can I mount a lug where those arrows are pointing? Also, I have a #6...
01-17-17, 04:31 PM
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Posted By Nilzlofgren

Where does the cable connector go? If the box or...

Where does the cable connector go? If the box or boxes are flush to the siding, and the cable comes through the center knockout, I'm not sure where one would fit. Wouldn't the close nipple with the...
01-17-17, 04:27 PM
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Posted By Nilzlofgren

Ok, almost done. Even if I use an exterior box, I...

Ok, almost done. Even if I use an exterior box, I still need a junction box on the inside, to receive the cable, and wire nut it to the THHN. Correct? And, the close nipple with lock nuts in both...
01-17-17, 01:58 PM
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Posted By Nilzlofgren

Thats great info. Thank you. And just to be...

Thats great info. Thank you. And just to be clear, I run the cable through the hole into the junction box I have pictured? Also can I go through that 2X4 that the box is currently mounted to, or...
01-17-17, 12:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 705
Posted By Nilzlofgren

This is the rough setup that I've installed....

This is the rough setup that I've installed. 75978ive since rerouted the conduit in front of the box, to run through it,on the way to the light switch. Edit. This pic should be rotated 90 degrees...
01-17-17, 11:01 AM
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Posted By Nilzlofgren

The inside is unfinished.

The inside is unfinished.
01-17-17, 09:37 AM
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Posted By Nilzlofgren

Installing an outdoor wall mounted light.

I want to install alight like this one. 75968 I'm not sure how to mount it though. Do I mount one of those 1/2" round boxes on the outside of the siding, then a regular metal box on the inside?...
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