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Posted By NorthMaine

Both have spin on filters.

Both have spin on filters.
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Posted By NorthMaine

I never came back to update this. So flashback,...

I never came back to update this. So flashback, I put some fuel treatment in the tank and let it sit for a week without checking it. When I went down to put another dose in the day before getting...
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Posted By NorthMaine

I checked last night and sure enough, no fuel out...

I checked last night and sure enough, no fuel out the bleed screw on the filter housing. I pulled one of the plugs on the top of the tank, and dumped probably 1/4 bottle of the Oatey treatment I had...
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I'm fairly confident it's not the gauge. Last...

I'm fairly confident it's not the gauge. Last time I cracked the bleed screw on the filter and nothing came out. I haven't done that yet but.
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Posted By NorthMaine

Ya, no issues with the other tank, or burner. ...

Ya, no issues with the other tank, or burner. The burner was just serviced before Thanksgiving so.
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Posted By NorthMaine

I think at this point, all I can really do is put...

I think at this point, all I can really do is put some more sludge treatment in and change the filter. Hopefully it clears up eventually. If not, I will put the empty bowl in line and see if that...
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Posted By NorthMaine

That could be what happened. I am not at all...

That could be what happened. I am not at all worried about the tank being rusted.

I'm not sure how long it sat. I know after I got it, it sat at least a couple months while I painted the outside...
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Posted By NorthMaine

No, the second tank was used but nothing on the...

No, the second tank was used but nothing on the inside was alarming.

What I don't get is that it went a year no problem, and now is clogging.
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Posted By NorthMaine

Clogged Filter

I am having an issue with a clogging spin-on type filter on the second tank that I added fall 2015.

I installed the tank with a spin on filter, it made it all last winter and all summer no...
03-09-16, 07:13 AM
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Posted By NorthMaine

What do you recommend as a replacement?

What do you recommend as a replacement?
03-09-16, 04:10 AM
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Posted By NorthMaine

So there is a ground wire in the meter housing...

So there is a ground wire in the meter housing that runs down the conduit the feed from the pole comes.

Is there any reason why they would have run the ground all the way back to the pole about...
03-07-16, 05:27 AM
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Posted By NorthMaine

In seeing what is going on outside the house by...

In seeing what is going on outside the house by the meter, the only way it could be grounded with rods is if they came from the meter through the conduit, and exited the conduit below ground level. ...
03-06-16, 06:09 AM
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Posted By NorthMaine

Here is what I have going on. ...

Here is what I have going on.

http://i1106.photobucket.com/albums/h380/maineshed/C0EEC024-F98D-4B9D-BE46-3CD4E234FA11.jpg...
03-04-16, 07:08 AM
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Posted By NorthMaine

I don't believe I have a Ufer ground. I...

I don't believe I have a Ufer ground.

I didn't get a chance to look last night. I will try to do it this weekend.
03-03-16, 09:09 AM
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Posted By NorthMaine

It's a well, not a meter.

It's a well, not a meter.
03-03-16, 08:11 AM
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Posted By NorthMaine

I will have to take a better look. I'm not sure.

I will have to take a better look. I'm not sure.
03-03-16, 07:02 AM
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Posted By NorthMaine

I will have to take another look at the meter. I...

I will have to take another look at the meter. I do have an external meter which is feeding the main panel (only panel).

Like I said, there is very obviously the neutral from the supply which is...
03-03-16, 04:37 AM
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Posted By NorthMaine

Thanks for all the replies guys. Is the 3 ground...

Thanks for all the replies guys. Is the 3 ground point relatively new or? What was the requirement in 2006?

I can't imagine they got through all the inspections with an "ungrounded" panel...
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03-02-16, 06:28 AM
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Posted By NorthMaine

The house is from 2006, so I honestly don't know...

The house is from 2006, so I honestly don't know how they got away with it...

The panel has the 3 service feeds (2 hots and the one connected to the neutral bar), however, there is only the one...
02-29-16, 12:04 PM
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Posted By NorthMaine

So I installed it in he first two available slots...

So I installed it in he first two available slots near the bottom of the panel (away from the entrance) as that was the only viable option without practically completely redoing the panel. By...
02-25-16, 10:28 AM
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Posted By NorthMaine

The instructions do recommend installing it near...

The instructions do recommend installing it near the top, but I agree that it is likely a warranty caveat as well.

Like I said, I am going for the bottom left corner and calling it a day.
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02-23-16, 09:15 AM
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Posted By NorthMaine

That was another option, but then I read that you...

That was another option, but then I read that you should try and avoid wire nuts in a panel as well.

I will probably just end up running the SPD at the bottom. Anything is better than nothing...
02-23-16, 05:11 AM
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Posted By NorthMaine

Double tap for whole house surge protector

I have a whole house SPD to install, and am not able to move the existing breakers down in order to install the dedicated breakers near the top corner of the panel. My two options are:

1. ...
02-19-16, 05:16 AM
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Posted By NorthMaine

4 showers yesterday and no tripping...

4 showers yesterday and no tripping...
02-18-16, 11:01 AM
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Posted By NorthMaine

I have a similar switch at the bottom of the...

I have a similar switch at the bottom of the stairs going upstairs. I have no idea what it goes to...
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