Last Activity:02-01-2014 10:50 AM
Likes Given: 1
8 Likes on 6 Posts
Posted in thread: Oven Blowing Breaker! on 02-01-2014 at 06:39 PM
Can you take the oven to another apartment and try it? Does the breaker trip with the oven
unplugged? Does it trip if you just plug in the oven and don't try to use it?Four prong oven
plug prong oven...
Posted in thread: Oven Blowing Breaker! on 02-01-2014 at 09:26 AM
I bought a 10 unit apartment complex last year and i'm doing my own remodeling and repairs. I'm
not a pro I just know a little about everything, lol! If you read my previous threads you'll
see some of...
Posted in thread: Paint Sprayer Problem!!! on 02-01-2014 at 09:16 AM
OP,Is there any other appliance or device on the same circuit that is high demand and is
cycling on at the same time the sprayer is operating? Could the breaker just be weak? Have you
tried it on a di...
Posted in thread: Paint Sprayer Problem!!! on 01-28-2014 at 11:24 PM
I found a Graco STX paint sprayer on Craigslist for $50, it looked new, was clean and worked
great so I bought it! I thought I SCORED big time but I was oh so wrong. Got it home and after
about 5 minu...
Posted in thread: Adding 110v Outlet off of 220v Oven Outlet? on 01-25-2014 at 05:07 PM
You cannot, and should not, do this either. An over the range micro requires a dedicated
circuit, typically 20A.Don't skimp on this.So tapping into a close by kitchen outlet won't
work? Or will it jus...
Posted in thread: Adding 110v Outlet off of 220v Oven Outlet? on 01-24-2014 at 09:22 PM
I ran into a problem remodeling my kitchen! I know I'm not the first and I definitely won't be
the last but I didn't install an outlet for my microwave. I want to install the new microwave
Posted in thread: 12/2 Romex or 14/2 Romex for Recessed Can Lighting? on 01-18-2014 at 05:15 PM
I think you are correct Neil. If I wasn't on my iPhone I would like your post. If you work with
communication wires and the power is off hook your toner to the wire and go to the breaker and
Posted in thread: 12/2 Romex or 14/2 Romex for Recessed Can Lighting? on 01-17-2014 at 02:22 PM
I never saw where he said that. I thought he had some guys he hired off the back of a truck
demo it and they left a bunch of old wiring hanging and leading to points unknown in the walls.
With the pot...
Posted in thread: 12/2 Romex or 14/2 Romex for Recessed Can Lighting? on 01-15-2014 at 08:41 PM
I was not offended since your examples of shady contractors don't apply to me, but I do get
bothered (not offended) when folks throw a blanket over all contractors as shady.It really
sucks that the fe...
Posted in thread: Moving 220v Appliance Cable? on 01-14-2014 at 12:28 PM
Behind these specs must be a max & min number of circular mils that these devices can handle,
among other constraints.I can't imagine anybody makes a Wirenut for #30 AWG.Well if it's
against code to s...