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06-29-16, 08:41 PM
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Posted By mgk645

And back again... My plan is to bring the...

And back again...

My plan is to bring the THWN into the house via a LB conduit body, then a short piece of conduit to a metal junction box mounted in the rim joist. Last winter we insulated the...
06-27-16, 09:58 AM
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Posted By mgk645

Thanks Geo - and that it does. Was very relieved...

Thanks Geo - and that it does. Was very relieved to hear the inspector say it was Acceptable!
06-27-16, 06:34 AM
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Posted By mgk645

Just to update this, I talked to the inspector...

Just to update this, I talked to the inspector today and he approved 12" cover with GFCI protection for the entire run. He said I could do a GFCI breaker or a GFCI outlet on the back of the house.
06-26-16, 05:01 PM
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Posted By mgk645

Ray thanks, I'll call and see if I can do...

Ray

thanks, I'll call and see if I can do this in the morning.
06-26-16, 04:40 PM
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Posted By mgk645

Ray I do not have another reference, and I...

Ray

I do not have another reference, and I was looking at that chart but was confused as Column 2 says 6" for Rigid or IMC (which I cant find at the box stores) and Column 3 says "nonmetallic"....
06-26-16, 01:54 PM
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Posted By mgk645

So question, and this answer may be dependent...

So question, and this answer may be dependent upon our inspector:

Can we use LFMC to run the wires out to the pool?

Reason I ask, we rented a trencher that was suppose to dig 18", well it only...
06-23-16, 01:26 PM
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Posted By mgk645

ib We are at least 12ft from all fence lines...

ib

We are at least 12ft from all fence lines and both receptacles will be 6.5ft from the pool wall. We are also 12ft from the nearest power line/utility lines. I ordered the Burndy in-skimmer...
06-23-16, 11:36 AM
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Posted By mgk645

Ray, thanks for responding. I didnt think I...

Ray, thanks for responding. I didnt think I should use the 30amp breaker, just wanted to make sure I wasnt running into trouble if someone saw the 10 gauge wire and assumed it was a 30 amp breaker. I...
06-23-16, 10:39 AM
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Posted By mgk645

Pool Wiring Questions

Preparing to run conduit/wire for my pool, but I have a few questions before getting started.

I have acquired the following materials:

500ft 10 gauge THHN/THWN (3 spools black/white/green...
09-25-14, 05:36 AM
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Posted By mgk645

Just wanted to thank everyone for the great...

Just wanted to thank everyone for the great advice here - got the new gas pipes installed in the past few days and the inspector just left me with a green "Pass" tag! He saw the pipes that I was...
09-12-14, 11:51 AM
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Posted By mgk645

Was looking into CSST, just called the city and...

Was looking into CSST, just called the city and verified that it is allowed - and it is. Any brand recommendation for CSST? I understand it looks like PEX piping with several manufacturers with their...
09-12-14, 08:35 AM
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Posted By mgk645

Just a sidenote looked at my mothers meter, hers...

Just a sidenote looked at my mothers meter, hers does say "2 PSI" and every appliance has a regulator attached to their respective branches in the basement. Maybe why she has the same meter, but no...
09-12-14, 08:31 AM
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Posted By mgk645

Hmm gas company (Consumer's Energy) told me over...

Hmm gas company (Consumer's Energy) told me over the phone there will be a charge to upgrade the meter. I'll have to wait see what the guy says when he calls me. Also I completely understand using...
09-12-14, 07:56 AM
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Posted By mgk645

Alright so called the gas company, have to wait...

Alright so called the gas company, have to wait to hear back from them on the cost involved with upgrading the meter. I'll say this, my mothers house has the same gas appliances at 220k btu's and...
09-11-14, 09:52 PM
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Posted By mgk645

That does make sense, wasnt sure to use 1/2 or...

That does make sense, wasnt sure to use 1/2 or 3/4 for range, figured bigger would be better, although the stove is only 1 yr old so I dont see replacing that anytime soon. The length of 3/4 before...
09-11-14, 09:29 PM
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Posted By mgk645

Apologies, left a measurement out, the longest...

Apologies, left a measurement out, the longest is currently the line to the water heater. It is 37ft total length from meter entrance to connection on W/h. I also was mistaken on the furnace length...
09-11-14, 09:03 PM
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Posted By mgk645

Natural gas line questions

Looking to extend my gas line in the house - permitted of course. Currently have 3/4" coming in from the meter and this splits at a "T" to 3/4 - 3/4 - 1", the 1" then continues on to the furnace and...
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