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07-21-20, 09:14 AM
Replies: 2
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Posted By Bill Mozer

4 NM in this dual connector?

Can I put 4 NM cables in this dual 3/8" connector?
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07-19-20, 06:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 144
Posted By Bill Mozer

Residential Grounding Rods?

What are the Code requirements for residential grounding rods?

1. Are TWO required?
2. Length of ground rod(s)
3. Distance between, if two are required?
4. Minimum exposure above earth?
5....
06-30-20, 01:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 110
Posted By Bill Mozer

Not enough 3/4" knock-outs in 40-position panel

My 40-position panel does not have enough 3/4" knock-outs. Why not 40?
Do I have to Greenlee punch more?
Greenlee punch size?
06-25-20, 08:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 121
Posted By Bill Mozer

NM jacket in boxes

I have contradictory information on how far NM jacket must extend into a box.
Is is 1" or 1/4"?
06-10-20, 06:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 138
Posted By Bill Mozer

Correct Terminology

When labeling a panel, what is the correct terminolgy: Recepticals or Outlets?
05-17-20, 10:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 330
Posted By Bill Mozer

Limited Number of Knock-Outs on Panel

My breaker panel has a limited number of knock-outs on the right-hand side.
Can I use a larger connector for 4 new NM circuits through a bigger knock-out?
05-16-20, 02:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 284
Posted By Bill Mozer

Moving and adding. The derating in 2" PVC is...

Moving and adding.
The derating in 2" PVC is now my concern.
Still would like to know how many conductors in over 24" is allowed.
05-16-20, 01:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 284
Posted By Bill Mozer

The Group Moderator said the 2" conduit over 24"...

The Group Moderator said the 2" conduit over 24" in length can only accommodate 9 conductors.
05-15-20, 07:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 284
Posted By Bill Mozer

MANY thanks for your response. Ok with the...

MANY thanks for your response.
Ok with the breaker/wire size.
However, the derate issue.might kill the wire trough idea. I was hoping to accommodate more circuits in the 2".
05-15-20, 07:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 284
Posted By Bill Mozer

The new panel is already mounted next to the old...

The new panel is already mounted next to the old panel with a temp jum from the old to the new.
The wire trough was installed some time ago.
The current installation is a Rube Goldberg. (Rube was...
05-15-20, 03:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 284
Posted By Bill Mozer

Old panel to new panel to wire trough via 2" PVC

Code compliance question; can I do this in my basement?

Add additional basement breaker panel alongside my exiting one. (No more breaker room on the existing panel.)
Jump old panel to new panel...
05-15-20, 12:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 114
Posted By Bill Mozer

48" makes it easy. Thanks.

48" makes it easy. Thanks.
05-15-20, 11:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 114
Posted By Bill Mozer

Wall Switch Box Distance From Floor?

Is there a standard distance for mounting a wall switch box from the floor?
I heard it was 47" from floor to the BOTTOM of the Box.
True or False?
05-06-20, 09:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 170
Posted By Bill Mozer

Connecting 14ga Romex to 20a circuit?

I'm installing two new hard-wired florescent fixtures in a basement.
Can I use 14ga Romex to tie these into an existing 20a rarely used outlet circuit?
04-20-20, 03:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 163
Posted By Bill Mozer

Ty-Raps

Code Question
I'm a neat freak.
Does Code allow for the use of ty-raps in breaker panels?
I want my panel work to get a round of applause.
05-29-19, 09:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 526
Posted By Bill Mozer

Iambition, Thanks for your response and guidance....

Iambition, Thanks for your response and guidance. Yes, I plan to use the appropriate connectors for the transition. from the PVC to the smurf tube to the utility box. This will make my life easier...
05-28-19, 07:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 526
Posted By Bill Mozer

Non-Metallic Flexible Raceway

I'm installing an outside outlet on my brick house.
The outside outlet is mounted in a PVC standard outdoor mounted box.
I have 3/4" Sked 40 PVC passed into the house basement from the box.
It...
Replies: 10
Views: 388
Posted By Bill Mozer

Thanks for all of your suggestions on drilling...

Thanks for all of your suggestions on drilling and mounting my surface electric box. I have two of these to mount and wire.
The brick is old brick (late 1920's). I have to get through both the brick...
Replies: 10
Views: 388
Posted By Bill Mozer

Ah, one more issue with this.... I will be...

Ah, one more issue with this.... I will be drilling with a hammer drill, a 3/4" hole for electrical PVC to the surface mounted electrical box.
Replies: 10
Views: 388
Posted By Bill Mozer

Thanks for your reply. Will be mounting outdoor...

Thanks for your reply. Will be mounting outdoor electrical boxes with plastic anchors.
Replies: 10
Views: 388
Posted By Bill Mozer

Anchors in brick

Should I drill for plastic anchors directly into the brick OR the pointing between the bricks?
11-28-17, 05:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,216
Posted By Bill Mozer

PROBLEM SOLVED! The neutral from another...

PROBLEM SOLVED!
The neutral from another circuit in the box was miswired to the GFI.
All is working.
Thanks for sharing your thoughts.
11-26-17, 05:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,216
Posted By Bill Mozer

Yes. I tested 120v on the feed side of the GFI.

Yes. I tested 120v on the feed side of the GFI.
11-25-17, 06:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,216
Posted By Bill Mozer

Reset button on three of the same mfg GFIs will...

Reset button on three of the same mfg GFIs will not stay in. Keeps Immediately popping out.
Does this mean there might be a grounding problem? I checked for a solid ground connection in the GFI...
11-25-17, 05:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,216
Posted By Bill Mozer

This just started to happen. This circuit was...

This just started to happen. This circuit was working fine for years.
NOTHING is plugged into ANY receptacles on the circuit wired behind the GFI
GFI trips. I reset. GFI trips again -and again.
I...
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