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

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in rain, when plug in...
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
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Electrician: Mike G., Master Electrician replied 2 years ago
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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.
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
How long will it take ? Estmate
Electrician: Mike G., Master Electrician replied 2 years ago
Might take a day or two.
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Customer reply replied 2 years 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?
Electrician: Mike G., Master Electrician replied 2 years ago
Dry it out an see what happens.
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