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Posted in thread: BEST Brand??? - Circuit Breakers on 02-27-2016 at 08:59 AM
"I think we have already decided that no one here has enough knowledge to know good from not so
good."Really?? ANY new modern circuit breaker is perfectly fine. Period!Some will say Sq D DQ
are the be...
Posted in thread: Dual pole breaker on 02-13-2016 at 12:11 PM
"Can someone confirm this is a Siemen breaker. I know its not a Square D ones"Those are
Siemens. The angled areas where it says ON and OFF are telltale signs.
Posted in thread: Dual pole breaker on 02-12-2016 at 06:52 AM
"I know what you are talking about. My current house, some white wires were hot (drove us crazy
troubleshooting)." It is not at all uncommon to have white wires used as hot in certain
Posted in thread: Dual pole breaker on 02-12-2016 at 06:51 AM
"We just recently had a new 200 amps panel put in and it passed inspection too." New breakers
are not expensive, definitely replace it. In fact, it should have been replaced with the panel
Posted in thread: Plug dishwasher into receptacle? on 01-31-2016 at 08:38 AM
"Aren't the 2 required 20A small appliance circuits in modern kitchens, both separate and
dedicated?"Yes. And no, they are not required to be "dedicated". There is no limit to the
number of receptacle...
Posted in thread: Plug dishwasher into receptacle? on 01-31-2016 at 12:01 AM
"This is the actual quote; "By code a DW is supposed to be on a separate circuit," and if you'd
be so kind as to point out the word,"own," that you allege I said."Then yes, you are right and
I am wron...
Posted in thread: Plug dishwasher into receptacle? on 01-30-2016 at 06:32 PM
So are you intentionally being snarky and obscure? Or can you just not help it?Please tell me
the written code that says a DW must be on it's own circuit. I am curious as I have never seen
Posted in thread: Breaker, Breaker 19... on 01-30-2016 at 12:08 PM
"LOL... he heard that from an electrical engineer... "LOL, he said maintenance man.
Posted in thread: Plug dishwasher into receptacle? on 01-30-2016 at 12:05 PM
"You mean the code addressing kitchens, appliances and appliance receptacles?"No, the code that
you said a DW must be on a dedicated circuit, just like I quoted before.
Posted in thread: Plug dishwasher into receptacle? on 01-30-2016 at 12:04 PM
"Like I said the practice is inconvenient and I haven't accomplished it in 35yrs., because you
could reach through the appliance electrical and hope the recepticle is accessible and you
don't get elec...