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Posted in thread: recommended sockets for a 15 amp line on 05-02-2013 at 07:39 PM
Code says 10 outlets I never go over 8 personally. I also make all the circuits I add 20 amp
using #12 wire. Save problems down the road.
Posted in thread: Glad to be on the NEW forum on 05-19-2012 at 12:04 PM
The old forum was nice but I do like the new set up.Good job guys.
Posted in thread: Upgrade 15amp to 30amp breaker on 10-26-2011 at 01:10 PM
If you are sure that it is #12 than it would be fine to change the breaker to a 20 amp make
sure that all the circuits that are wired to it are #12. Sometimes additions to existing
circuits are added ...
Posted in thread: Upgrade 15amp to 30amp breaker on 10-26-2011 at 12:45 PM
NO... do not up the breaker size. The breaker has to match the ampacity of the wire gauge it is
attached to. A 15 amp breaker protects a #14 gauge wire. You will have to install a 20 amp
circuit with ...
Posted in thread: mobile home on 09-21-2011 at 12:23 PM
As I see you have two choices. Build a closet maybe even if it is a "corner" closet or get an
cabinet. Places like Lowes have lots of different cabinets to choose from in the shelving dept.
Posted in thread: newby question regarding re-wiring house... on 07-08-2011 at 09:29 AM
It would run about $50 to $100 per square foot for a complete rewire , ballpark.
Posted in thread: In wall heaters on 04-13-2011 at 03:38 PM
You have a bad connection somewhere. Remake all the connections in all the heaters. If that
does not do it check the connections in the breaker box. BE CAREFUL.
Posted in thread: 'lectrical question. on 04-13-2011 at 03:28 PM
Use a single power source with two three way switches. Instead of two power sources with two
single pole switches.
Posted in thread: Please help strange buzzing object in the basement on 04-07-2011 at 10:07 PM
It's a door bell chime and if it buzzing that means that there is a short in the button circuit
that is connected to it. Disconnect your door bell button and see if the buzzing stops.
Posted in thread: Thernal Coupler change - Gas Fireplace on 03-30-2011 at 07:30 AM
The ODS is an integral part of the pilot light assembly and is located where the gas line
attaches, it is a small diaphragm that in the diagram on your post is between the clean out
hole and the gas l...