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I have calculated that the window a/c, floor heater, lights

I have calculated that the window a/c, floor heater, lights will be 28 amps for a small work shop. I will have 6 -115v outlets.what house wire awg and c/b amps needed?will the wire in the picture work?

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Kevin

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Diploma

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I have a Hampton bay ceiling fan w/ remote. Several years

I have a Hampton bay ceiling fan w/ remote. Several years old. When I turn on the wall switch (usually just left on) the light starts blinking and the fan won't work. Using the remote doesn't affect anything. Sudden occurrence. Working fine one day, INOP the next. any ideas?JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?Customer: about three days, just turned it off for time being?JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?Customer: Depends on what solution is.JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?Customer: I'm not an electrician but quite the handyman?

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Mike G.

Master Electrician

Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho

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Does code allow feeding to panels from the load side of a

Does code allow feeding to panels from the load side of a 200 amp single phase disconnect in a home?JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?Customer: just came up on a job I am figuring on a home with a 400 amp serviceJA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?Customer: yep i am an electrician, and I am trying to this on a budget , just want some insite on the best way to separate these feedsJA: Anything else we should know to help you best?Customer: not really

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Steve G.

Chief Engineer

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Perhaps, just a few minutes I'm looking to replace one light

hello; yes perhapsJA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?Customer: just a few minutes I'm looking to replace one light dimmer switch with another this is a single pole application (I believe that's the expression, it is is one switch controlling several lights) the dimmer i'm taking out has 2 black lines connected to it; plus groundJA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?Customer: my new dimmer switch wants 3 lines (plus ground): neutral, line, and load (there's a 4th slot for traveler, but I believe that's only needed for 3 pole applications).JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?Customer: nope, that's all the details

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Kevin

Supervising Electrician

Diploma

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Solaia Boiler isn't firing. It has power and oil. thermostat

solaia Boiler isn't firing. It has power and oil. thermostat is powered and set on heat to hold 70 and temp shows 65?

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Rico Soma

Supervisor

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I am trying to replace a 3way switch with a legrand

I am trying to replace a 3way switch with a legrand rrw600utcccv4 switch. when I hook the wires up it does not work. I connected the wire that was attached to the black screw on the old switch to the black wire on the new switch and the other to wires to the the gold screws on the old switch.JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?Customer: I installed the same switch to replace a single pole switch a few weeks ago and it works fineJA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?Customer: yesJA: Anything else we should know to help you best?Customer: i don't think so

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George Smith

Vocational, Technical or Trade School

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I have installed the LEDS in the picture. I replaced halogen

I have installed the LEDS in the picture. I replaced halogen and used the same can. What low voltage dimmer should I use ?

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Alex

Owner

Bachelor's Degree

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I am installing a gE Model TPL412R 12 circuit 4-space 125

I am installing a gE Model TPL412R 12 circuit 4-space 125 amp main lug load center. I don't see the ground wire bar in it. I see a place for neutral and where to hook the red and black wires. So confused where the grounds goJA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?Customer: Just started tonight. I should have taken a picture of the box before disconnecting it. I'm replacing the load box.JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?Customer: yes.JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?Customer: Load wire from the main house panel is 4 wire, red, black, white and ground. There was no ground bar in the old box but one came with the new box so not sure how they had it wired before

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Kevin

Supervising Electrician

Diploma

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120 volt photo cell ..to control a small 3 pole 30 amp

120 volt photo cell ..to control a small 3 pole 30 amp lighting contactor. question, what type of contactor magnetic or latching. It is to control lighting in a multi dwelling apt building... so, if they lose power for five minutes,then it comes back on , will the photo cell turn the lights back on or does the photo cell only send the next signal to turn on again after completing the signal to turn them off after an on signal. hard to explain . have you any recommendations for brand of photo cell and contactor. thanks for your time

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Jason

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Associate Degree

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