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I got my inspection and failed again for 3 new things lol.
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I talked to my AHJ and they want the disconnect on the dock
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I'm back and I have pictures of the disconnect at the top of
Hello so I'm back and I have pictures of the disconnect at the top of the marina and want to make sure that I need to add a grounding bar which I'm sure I do. Just want to confirm it with you I talked… read more
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Ok so I have a floating home on the water so my overhead
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My breaker to my dock won't set. I replaced all my plastic
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I will be wiring 2 solaredge inverters to an AC sub panel,
I will be wiring 2 solaredge inverters to an AC sub panel, then to an AC disconnect and then a supply side connnection to a square D CSED 200 amp main panel. The AC sub panel only has a neutral bus ba… read more
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I am installing electrical service to detached garage. My
I am installing electrical service to detached garage. My house currently has 2-200amp panels that are grounded to the hot water heater pipe in the attached garage. Service comes to house underground … read more
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The ground and the neutral are both reading 120 v or just
The ground and the neutral are both reading 120 v or just around there. I did what was explained in your last response, isolate the neutral bar, remove bonding and the strap from ground bar to neutral… read more
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Kevin
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I need help figuring out how to properly ground my 100 amp
I need help figuring out how to properly ground my 100 amp disconnect to my 100 amp sub panel that is wired with 2-2-2-4 USE direct burial from the 200 amp main 65 ft away? I have a picture of where I… read more
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I have a hot tub disconnect with a 1:20 a.m. and 1:30 a.m.
I have a hot tub disconnect with a 1:20 a.m. and 1:30 a.m. GFCI breaker fed by A 50 amp from the main The 20 amp functions fine the 30 amp pop immediately. tjis is new istlall… read more
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I just installed a sub panel into a basement for a buddy, he
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I just installed a seimans 200 amp indoor panel with outside
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I am installing a backup generator with an automatic
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Here. I would appreciate if you can help me resolve a issue
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Hi there. I have a question about the ground wire in a house
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