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03-12-08, 08:47 PM
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Posted By NarrowbackPride

Even if your friend knows not to use all at once,...

Even if your friend knows not to use all at once, he is doing a major disservice to next HO, plus he is relying on OCPD to open circuit in case of overload, I know for certain CBs just dont work...
03-12-08, 08:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,681
Posted By NarrowbackPride

This is a ugly issue only. It is a safer install...

This is a ugly issue only. It is a safer install overall IMO. Hard and fast rules=Mains must be acessable-mains must be grouped-no more than 6 throws of the hand to disconnect all ungrounded...
03-12-08, 08:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 789
Posted By NarrowbackPride

Two words low or high voltage=vacuum switch. Ask...

Two words low or high voltage=vacuum switch. Ask yer sparky about that.
03-12-08, 07:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,518
Posted By NarrowbackPride

It sounds like worn out recpt to me, or bad...

It sounds like worn out recpt to me, or bad connection if you just installed.. did you you use new recpt or used?

Use your plug tester in recept you plumbed into to get power. If it is good you...
03-11-08, 09:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,158
Posted By NarrowbackPride

11k more=woot the fook? That is alot of romex...

11k more=woot the fook? That is alot of romex and wire fishing. Complete rewire without damage to building finish can be spendy, but 11k=alot. Find out who inspects your area. Around here there...
03-11-08, 08:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,158
Posted By NarrowbackPride

I dont want to get out codebook. I want to say...

I dont want to get out codebook. I want to say its legal as I have passed inspection with this method. But you already got the labor for fishing single conductor to every outlet no matter what, if...
03-11-08, 08:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 955
Posted By NarrowbackPride

Safer=yes Legal=yes If you can...

Safer=yes
Legal=yes

If you can troubleshoot it fix it that would be ideal. Otherwise I wouldnt loose any sleep over it with GFIs in place.
03-11-08, 07:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,681
Posted By NarrowbackPride

May be unfused conductor issue. May be grouping...

May be unfused conductor issue.
May be grouping of discos issue.
May be a tap rule issue.
I know its a ugly issue, but NEC and POCO dont care about ugly.
03-11-08, 06:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,207
Posted By NarrowbackPride

Soaping NM cable was common at one point. I have...

Soaping NM cable was common at one point. I have done it myself in recent times. If it is jute or or cloth sheathing I have seen what you descibe. I dont know if it is soap or the sheathing is wax...
03-11-08, 06:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,518
Posted By NarrowbackPride

Pen testers=the devil. When you get that real...

Pen testers=the devil. When you get that real tester you will be able to sort it out. My pen tester goes off when I rub it aganst my shirt... when I touch flourscent lights... when I touch a 600v...
03-11-08, 06:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 955
Posted By NarrowbackPride

If only 2 plugs are open ground in the whole...

If only 2 plugs are open ground in the whole house...

#1 There is a bad connection upstream.

#2 There is Knob and Tube or 2 wire romex feeding those outlets.

Can you figure out if you have...
05-03-07, 10:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,850
Posted By NarrowbackPride

I read your posts, there are alot of nuts and...

I read your posts, there are alot of nuts and bolts to your project.
Are you going to hard pipe or fish multicondonductor cable?
That is a huge 110v load and a real decent 240v load to get off a...
05-03-07, 09:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,935
Posted By NarrowbackPride

There is a more important question that needs...

There is a more important question that needs adressed before you go fishing wires or figuring out switching and it is...is the box you are mounting your fan to rated for Pfan use? In 15yrs of...
05-03-07, 09:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 15,816
Posted By NarrowbackPride

how old is your house? do you know for a fact...

how old is your house?
do you know for a fact bath plugs are on their own circuit?
if your house is fairly new, and bath plugs are on own circuit, it can only be a few things..at the panel,in a...
05-03-07, 08:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,687
Posted By NarrowbackPride

Are you taking your master test right now or...

Are you taking your master test right now or what?
Joking aside...
What kind of DIY project needs a real life demand calc?
05-03-07, 08:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,494
Posted By NarrowbackPride

QUESTION: what is the proper way to penetrate...

QUESTION: what is the proper way to penetrate attic siding, ie. what type of fitting, an LB? I think the siding is 1" think wood board.
QUESTION: I will need a weatherproof junction box to...
05-02-07, 10:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,730
Posted By NarrowbackPride

You can slam em up tight to the studs. They have...

You can slam em up tight to the studs. They have themal cutouts if they get too hot they shut down or blink. Make sure you got the correct wattage lamps, and drop the guts down flush to building...
05-02-07, 07:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 36,377
Posted By NarrowbackPride

6500/240=27.8 You should be fine with 30a...

6500/240=27.8

You should be fine with 30a breaker. New installs for dbl ovens always get #8 4wire and 40a breaker. If it was mine and working with existing wiring I would be perfectly happy with...
05-02-07, 07:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,599
Posted By NarrowbackPride

There are alot of rules about expotential bonding...

There are alot of rules about expotential bonding grids and pools. I have done lots of Resi and Com pools and the amount of posts required to get you on the right track would be great. It dont seem...
05-02-07, 06:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 16,680
Posted By NarrowbackPride

If there is no fixture or box present, Use a 3-0...

If there is no fixture or box present, Use a 3-0 cutin box so you have a big old hole to fish to, not some pee-wee 1/2 hole just big enough for romex. No bell box surface mounted too look at, and...
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