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Posted in thread: Wiring for studio on 10-30-2014 at 06:28 AM
Leave the 100A main in the studio panel. It is only serving as a disconnect so it's fine. And
yes, you need at least one 8' ground rod at the building, possibly two. Check with your
Posted in thread: Wiring for studio on 10-29-2014 at 08:02 PM
That building will NEVER see 50A @ 240V by his description. More like 20-25A @ 240V.Personally
I'd run #6AL to a small panel in the studio fed by a 40A breaker in the main. This is of course
if there ...
Posted in thread: Mysterious timer on circuit breaker board on 09-22-2014 at 03:33 PM
Telling us your location would help.
Posted in thread: 14ga switch leg on a 12ga circuit on 09-08-2014 at 07:26 PM
Have a nice day . :-)God blessWyrOK? :confused:
Posted in thread: Fuse Box Hygiene on 09-06-2014 at 06:37 PM
Had an officemate like you, once. He thought he was John Wayne. :D I handled him in the only
way he was not prepared to deal with; I didn't speak to him at all.It took him 18 months to
find another of...
Posted in thread: 14ga switch leg on a 12ga circuit on 09-06-2014 at 05:37 PM
Think about what you have said . The inspectors may or may not be hacks ? I have / have had no
control over that . That does not make the electricians hacks . The code has always been /
meant what the...
Posted in thread: Fuse Box Hygiene on 09-06-2014 at 05:31 PM
I thought I'd be hearing from you :D It was just a question of, How soon?Well, I post to this
board just like you. Is that a problem?Thing is, I like to stick to forums I am a professional
in. IOW you...
Posted in thread: Fuse Box Hygiene on 09-06-2014 at 05:29 PM
As to 150 amp box as being useless it's like having 4 sizes of drinks at a fast food place and
offering free refills. Or why do we still have 6 cyl cars. 4 or 8 should be enough. There is
Posted in thread: Fuse Box Hygiene on 09-06-2014 at 06:39 AM
You may want to call your PoCo. Your power grid may be able to deliver 200 amp and 240v +/- 5%
or 10% to your service only part of the time, perhaps depending on what power your neighbors
Posted in thread: 14ga switch leg on a 12ga circuit on 09-06-2014 at 06:31 AM
Depending on where you are . It depends on the AHJ . It is often done on Romex / residential
work , here . I am not saying it is code legal . I am just saying that is the way it is
traditionally done ...