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DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-08-2012, 10:04 AM
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Posted By TGMcCallie
Mike is this updated NEC Code saying that...

Mike is this updated NEC Code saying that handrails that you do not have to bond your hand rails and ladders if the metal part does not exceed 4 inches?
Mine is only about 2 inches or 2 1/2 inches...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Garden and Lawncare 08-08-2012, 09:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,056
Posted By TGMcCallie
Scott's Weed B Gon Max has this ingredient and...

Scott's Weed B Gon Max has this ingredient and you can buy it at Lowe's or Home Depot. It also has two other ingredients which also help.

This way I know you will be safe. That is what I use.
...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Garden and Lawncare 08-07-2012, 12:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 645
Posted By TGMcCallie
Scotts weed b gone will get rid of this also. ...

Scotts weed b gone will get rid of this also. Spot spray them at first and then apply the granular monthly until problem is solved.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Garden and Lawncare 08-07-2012, 12:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,056
Posted By TGMcCallie
I had this problem some years ago. I used Scotts...

I had this problem some years ago. I used Scotts Weed B Gone and sprayed my entire yard very heavily. It takes a little while for them to die but will start swiveling in a day or two. The time to...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Decorating and Design 08-07-2012, 12:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,893
Posted By TGMcCallie
Just don't go overboard as you are not the only...

Just don't go overboard as you are not the only person that will ever be viewing your creation. I have seen some designs that the designer just loved but they would possibly be the only one to do...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Decorating and Design 08-07-2012, 12:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 955
Posted By TGMcCallie
Choose one main focal painting. Selec the...

Choose one main focal painting. Selec the lighter shade in the painting other than white and do you walls in that color. You can then use the other colors in your painting as accent colors in...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-07-2012, 12:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 473
Posted By TGMcCallie
Pool Heater

I have a Hayward H250 gas heater that does not hook up to electricity at all.

There is a ground connection on the outside of the metal heater. Does this heater need a ground wire to my grounding...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-06-2012, 05:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,058
Posted By TGMcCallie
Which panel box are you referring to? The main...

Which panel box are you referring to? The main beaker box or the sub panel?
Tom

I thought NEC code was changed and they had to be seperated....
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-06-2012, 04:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,058
Posted By TGMcCallie
I bought a GE equipment grounding strip # TLG1P...

I bought a GE equipment grounding strip # TLG1P and installed it in my sub panel. I will put all Green insulated wires as well as all bare wires (which I will not have) onto this strip. I will put...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-06-2012, 10:37 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,058
Posted By TGMcCallie
This has been this way since the pool company...

This has been this way since the pool company installed the equipment. Each Motor and light is bonded to a seperatge ground rod that is #8 copper and driven in the ground near the pump slab and has...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-05-2012, 09:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,058
Posted By TGMcCallie
Well guess I don't know how to post a file...

Well guess I don't know how to post a file document so that did not work.
Tom
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-05-2012, 09:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,058
Posted By TGMcCallie
Here is a wiring diagram for my project. If you...

Here is a wiring diagram for my project. If you see anything that I need to change in order to be safe, please let me know.

Tom
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-05-2012, 09:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,058
Posted By TGMcCallie
My new GE sub panel Model TL412R1P DOES NOT have...

My new GE sub panel Model TL412R1P DOES NOT have a seperate grounding bar or strip for the green equipment ground wire. It only has
one single neutral ground bar.

It does have a ground rod strip...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-05-2012, 05:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,058
Posted By TGMcCallie
Is THHN?THWN conductors individual single wires...

Is THHN?THWN conductors individual single wires without the outter jacket that the romex has?
If so I can certinally do that. The pool man wired my light with individual wires and I always wondered...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-05-2012, 04:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,058
Posted By TGMcCallie
I call all elec cable romex, I guess from the old...

I call all elec cable romex, I guess from the old school. What I am using is 12/3 which is yellow in color and it will be inside water tight conduit with water proof fittings. It is type NM-B. I...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-05-2012, 04:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,058
Posted By TGMcCallie
There is a bonding bar in the box. Do I hook it...

There is a bonding bar in the box. Do I hook it up in the neutral bar or leave it not hooked up. I was concerned about the metal box not being grounded or is it grounded someway through the main...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-05-2012, 04:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,058
Posted By TGMcCallie
I have decided to use 12/3 romex. I will have...

I have decided to use 12/3 romex. I will have #10/3 line to the sub panel and #12/3 from sub panel to the times for all 3 circuits even the lights. I plan on using individual breakers in the sub...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-04-2012, 05:12 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,058
Posted By TGMcCallie
I understand your thoughts on this. As far...

I understand your thoughts on this.

As far as the GFI breaker in the main box protecting all the circuits which total 18.1 amps, do I use the 20 amp gfi breaker that I am using now or do I need to...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-04-2012, 04:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,589
Posted By TGMcCallie
http://www.lutron.com/Products/StandAloneControls/...

http://www.lutron.com/Products/StandAloneControls/Dimmers-Switches/Ariadni-TogglerDimmer/Pages/Overview.aspx

Check here for these shallow lutron dimmer switches. These are the ones I have in my...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-04-2012, 04:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,058
Posted By TGMcCallie
Is #14 wire sufficient for my project

I have a #10 3 wire coming from my main breaker box to a sub breaker box
which gives me 240 volts and 30 amps.

I want to come off the individual breakers in this sub panel to a pool pump, pool...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-03-2012, 02:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,525
Posted By TGMcCallie
go to intermatic.com and search for P1353me. ...

go to intermatic.com and search for P1353me.

I called tech support and they say that you have to run seperate lines to the controller and use the controller/timer/ just like you would a light...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 08-03-2012, 09:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,525
Posted By TGMcCallie
Intermatic Pool Timer P1353ME wiring help

Can someone please help me with the wiring for this timer? There are some things I don't understand. I want to make sure it will accomplish what I want to do before I buy it.

You can pull it up...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 07-23-2012, 12:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,298
Posted By TGMcCallie
In your case, I would grab the power from the...

In your case, I would grab the power from the outlet to a switch and then on to the light. Just make sure that you have not over loaded the amp rating of the outlets and especially the breaker and...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 07-23-2012, 12:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 892
Posted By TGMcCallie
Use wire inside the pvc piping that is rated for...

Use wire inside the pvc piping that is rated for underground use. You will be just adding to your safety.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 07-22-2012, 11:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,544
Posted By TGMcCallie
I can't argue the date of these switches but they...

I can't argue the date of these switches but they sure do look older in design than the 50's, more like maybe the 30's but the 30's had 2 push buttons one for off and one for on.

If it were me I...
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