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I have a Visonic dialer connected to my alarm...

I have a Visonic dialer connected to my alarm system so that if dials my cell in event of an alarm. Works great except that I can't stop it from the cell phone. Keeps dialing again, again, etc. very...
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Issues with Dynex TV

Thanks to all who responded to my earlier post. I checked and my Dynex TV does have a “Skip Channel” feature so I gave it a try to see if I could restore channels from a previous antenna scan. This...
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Dynex TV not working with Antenna

I purchased a Dynex flat screen TV awhile back but which has never worked properly with my antenna. It has three major problems;

1. If I scan for available channels with the antenna in one...
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Need Gas Tank Cap for Kawasaki Generator

I have a Kawasaki GA1000A generator that is missing the gas tank cap. Went on-line to order a replacement until I found out they were priced between $30 and $40 each. Wow! Why so pricey? Does anyone...
09-09-13, 07:01 AM
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Thanks for the input guys. F.Y.I. I plan to...

Thanks for the input guys.

F.Y.I. I plan to run standard 3/4 inch gray sch. 40 electrical pvc containing three 10 AWG THWN wires - one being an insulated ground wire. As for the water line,...
09-08-13, 11:45 AM
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Conduit Beneath Footing ?

Just wondering if it's okay to run the conduit to my swimming pool beneath the house footing? My footing is releatively shallow so there's no problem punching a hole from the trench into the crawl...
09-07-13, 07:53 AM
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So, if it's not required to bond to the metal...

So, if it's not required to bond to the metal shell of the pool then all I need to do is run a single #8 copper wire around the circumferrence of the pool, 18-24 inches from the inside wall buried...
09-05-13, 01:27 PM
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The pool has a painted metal shell, but which is...

The pool has a painted metal shell, but which is not directly bonded to the 16 supports. I verified this with my multimeter which shows a reading of about 4K ohms from the shell to the supports. The...
09-04-13, 10:57 PM
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Above Ground Pool Bonding

I just installed a new 24 ft. 54-inch deep vinyl lined above ground pool and have been trying to understand the bonding requirements. The installer, who also does his own wiring, told me that bonding...
08-30-13, 08:18 AM
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Equipotential Bonding of Swimming Pool

Am I correct in my understanding of NEC article 680.26(B) that the required Equipotential Bonding of all conductive pool components is NOT to be extended or connected with the electrical grounding...
08-26-13, 11:03 AM
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More pool pump wiring questions

With regard to swimming pool wiring, NEC Article 680.7 allows for cord-and-plug connected equipment to facilitate the removal or disconnection for maintenance or repair. Article 680.12 states the...
08-25-13, 11:30 PM
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Nashkat1, What version of NEC are you...

Nashkat1,

What version of NEC are you referencing?

In my 2011 version with reference to Table 300.5 on page 70.138, Row 1 and Column 4 for "Residential Branch Circuits Rated 120 Volts or Less...
08-25-13, 08:54 PM
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Furd, Thanks for the reality check on my...

Furd,
Thanks for the reality check on my selection of wire and conduit. By the way, is it better to run stranded or solid wire on an installation such as this?

Concerning the burial depth,...
08-25-13, 08:39 PM
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Wirenut1110, I went back and re-read article...

Wirenut1110,
I went back and re-read article 680.10 in view of your response and what you're saying makes perfect sense. My conduit is 6 ft. from the inside pool wall at its nearest point which will...
08-24-13, 11:03 PM
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wiring for swimming pool pump

I'm wiring a pump for an above ground swimming pool. Due to the distance involved (100 ft. run to a 1.5 hp 120vac motor) I plan to pull three #10 AWG type THWN wires to lessen the voltage drop. Is...
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