Last Activity:12-06-2010 3:15 PM
Posted in thread: dead outlet mystery on 11-13-2010 at 08:33 PM
I'm guessing that the outlet is fed from another outlet upstream. When the cord shorted the
load caused a already bad connection to completely sever. You will have to check all of the
connections in t...
Posted in thread: Air Conditioner, Cover or Not? on 11-13-2010 at 08:26 PM
Thank you for your replies. I will cover the top with plywood and leave the rest open. Breaker
is off in panel. Thanks again, Chuck
Posted in thread: Air Conditioner, Cover or Not? on 11-05-2010 at 04:21 PM
Should you put a winter cover on your condenser unit? I was just looking for the pros and cons?
If so what kind? Thank you
Posted in thread: Natural gas pressure settings on 10-12-2010 at 06:45 PM
Paul, I don't know the gas pressure or how or where to check it. What type, or range of gauge
to use. I have uploaded some pictures that might be helpful.Thanks, Chuck
Posted in thread: Natural gas pressure settings on 10-11-2010 at 05:09 PM
Thank you, for your responses. I have about 70 degrees rise. but i had to reduce gas pressure
significantly. Also changed pulley on the blower to hit motor FLA. so I guess I'll Have to see
what it doe...
Posted in thread: how many lights in a circuit as per code on 10-07-2010 at 07:47 PM
Per the NEC 210.19 Over current protection devices are supposed to be sized for 125% of
continuous current, which means that they are expected to carry continuously 80% of rated
current. I made a mist...
Posted in thread: Natural gas pressure settings on 10-05-2010 at 03:55 PM
Maybe I'm not asking the right Question? What is the upper limit in degrees that an A-Coil can
safely handle?Thanks, Chuck
Posted in thread: how many lights in a circuit as per code on 10-03-2010 at 03:15 PM
You can load a circuit up to 70% continuous load. The number of lights is really not important
as long as you size the circuit accordingly. It works out that way for receptacles also. You
have no cont...
Posted in thread: Natural gas pressure settings on 10-02-2010 at 11:25 AM
I installed an A-Coil in my old American standard furnace. The A/C worked great for the summer
but, I was wondering if I could reduce the gas pressure to reduce the main plenum temperate on