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I have an outdoor machine (basketball machine), kids left out

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i have an outdoor machine (basketball machine), kids left out in rain, when plug in and turn on, it trips the breaker, what do i do
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Electrical
Expert:  Mike G. replied 1 year ago.
Hi, I'm Mike G and will be glad to assist you. No doubt the rain was the cause of the problem. All you can do is leave it out to dry out. The water is what trips the circuit.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
How long will it take ? Estmate
Expert:  Mike G. replied 1 year ago.
Might take a day or two.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
We get some power to the machine, when it goes to shoot the ball , it trips the circuit, will this be working once it dries out?
Expert:  Mike G. replied 1 year ago.
Dry it out an see what happens.

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