Last Activity:12-03-2013 5:49 AM
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Posted in thread: Generator install - unique home wiring or not on 09-01-2013 at 08:33 AM
Man... I must be old school. The gas heaters I'm familiar with had thermocouples and pilot
lights. A fan??? What would it need a fan for. "I know it's going to be an intelligent answer,
I just can't f...
Posted in thread: Moving a Breaker Panel on 08-15-2013 at 05:55 AM
The whole job is a PIA. Without seeing the conditions on site it is impossible to say how much.
All the branch circuits and the entrance cable are the considerations. You may get lucky with
Posted in thread: Garage Sub Panel on 08-12-2013 at 06:15 AM
PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE call this guy back and get your money back. Then use it to hire a real
electrician to do this work. If he refuses, threats work well sometimes. Especially legal
ones.DO NOT use ...
Posted in thread: dishwasher/disposal on 08-11-2013 at 05:55 PM
Especially at only 1/3hp you are FINE. You also do not need any kind of interlock. If you don't
want them to be run at the same time, just don't turn on the disp while the DW is running. It's
Posted in thread: dishwasher/disposal on 08-03-2013 at 03:09 PM
Well, disposal cords are supposed to be 18-36", so yeah, something's gotta change. If it were a
few inches off total I wouldn't worry about it, but a foot plus a few inches you need to fix.
Posted in thread: dishwasher/disposal on 08-03-2013 at 09:22 AM
Yes, they can share the circuit. No, you don't have to isolate them. No, GFI is not required.
Posted in thread: How to connect fire sprinklers to dsc Alexor alarm? on 07-22-2013 at 07:33 PM
Funny how a SPAM post about vaginal odor is still getting views and replies more than three
YEARS later. :rofl:
Posted in thread: Wiring a water heater with 3-wire 240v are warm on 07-19-2013 at 05:32 PM
White should NOT be used as a ground, but in your case you really don't have a choice. It's a
minor violation to solve a big problem. The reason the wire nut melted was NOT because it was
drawing too ...
Posted in thread: metal wire near cold water pipe on 07-06-2013 at 07:40 AM
This is your water bond/grounding electrode conductor. It serves a double purpose; to bond your
water piping in the house and since it is a copper pipe going into the ground it also serves as
Posted in thread: Are road-markings, street-lights and public benches painted with lead-paint in IL? on 07-05-2013 at 09:22 AM
Why does it matter? It's not like they pose any kind of a hazard in this setting.