Last Activity:11-28-2012 4:20 PM
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Posted in thread: Gfci problem on 11-28-2012 at 03:04 PM
Does the test button on the GFCI work? If there is no ground then the GFCI tester will not be
able to trip the GFCI.The test button acts as if it is stuck. I've used a multimeter going from
hot to gro...
Posted in thread: Nm-b romex run outdoors on 11-28-2012 at 03:00 PM
I wouldn't leave them laying on the ground.I stapled them to the joists so there not on the
Posted in thread: Gfci problem on 11-27-2012 at 07:54 PM
I have a gfi plug in my bathroom and I can't get the test button to work. A gfci tester says
correct wiring but the test button does nothing. It acts like it is stuck or something. There
is another pl...
Posted in thread: Nm-b romex run outdoors on 11-27-2012 at 04:19 PM
I was just wondering if this is up to code. I'm sure i will have to replace it in the future.
I'll just run 12-2 UF with conduit when I replace it. The underside of my cabin is dirt which
is always dr...
Posted in thread: Nm-b romex run outdoors on 11-27-2012 at 02:13 PM
My uncle has a log cabin that he gave to me and it was built back in the 40's. Since he's was
an industrial electrician he redid the electrical in 1990 because of few plugs and knob and
tube wiring. I...
Posted in thread: Adding ceiling pot lights without running new wire from panel on 07-06-2012 at 10:11 AM
I feel the easiest way will be to run a wire from the nearest wall outlet and put a switch
between the outlet and the lights.... any problems with doing so?I can't (or really don't want
to ) use the e...
Posted in thread: Adding ceiling pot lights without running new wire from panel on 07-05-2012 at 06:39 PM
Pull the light switch, if there is just a cable w/ black ,white and ground the power is going
to the light first. If you have 2 cables and 2 blacks go to the switch, one of them is the
power line.If p...