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    Challenger was a successor to Zinsco/Sylvania but...

    Challenger was a successor to Zinsco/Sylvania but they no longer used the infamous Zinsco breakers other then for a main breaker, after Westinghouse bought them they substituted Westinghouse built...
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    Kobalt is a Lowes brand, they used to be made by...

    Kobalt is a Lowes brand, they used to be made by Willaims, which is owned by Snap On, then Lowes sourced them from the ChiComs, now they are made in Taiwan, anything is better then ChiCom stuff.

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    "Or is this why Sylvania is no longer making...

    "Or is this why Sylvania is no longer making these units." Sylvania is no longer around either under their previous name, Zinsco, or their successor Challenger.
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    Looks like a Crouse-Hinds panel, since Siemens...

    Looks like a Crouse-Hinds panel, since Siemens bought them, I do not think much information is going to be available from them. Hated almost every one of those piece of ____ panels I ever came across.
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    Was the panel listed for twins? Most are not and...

    Was the panel listed for twins? Most are not and none of the older ones are, I was ticked when C-H started to make a twin for the C-H Classic panels.
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    Challenger went away after Eaton bought...

    Challenger went away after Eaton bought Westinghouse's electrical div. actually they sold it to T&B.
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    MC & NM cable both have the same requirements for...

    MC & NM cable both have the same requirements for protection from physical damage.
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    I assume you mean Murray breakers built so ON is...

    I assume you mean Murray breakers built so ON is up, a reverse of any other breaker that is mounted vertical w/ the lugs at the top. A regular breaker would have ON in the down position mounted in...
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    Years ago I was repairing a sprinkler & there...

    Years ago I was repairing a sprinkler & there were 3 PVC pipes close together so decided to cut the other two out of the way, big mistake, one of them had a 14/2 UF inside it, not on, or powered up...
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    These Multi-Breakers? If they are I see...

    These Multi-Breakers? If they are I see replacement the only option, been obsolete way too long.
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    Are there any spec grade tamper resistant...

    Are there any spec grade tamper resistant receptacles?
  12. It's been a while since I have ordered a I-R...

    It's been a while since I have ordered a I-R compressor, but they offered a 230/460V rated motors or for 208V a 208 (it's been a while) or 200V single voltage motor, they did not offer a tri-volt...
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    That breaker has "LOAD /CARGA" written at the...

    That breaker has "LOAD /CARGA" written at the bottom, that could rule backfeeding out.
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    Go to a PG&E office (Not a bill pay location) &...

    Go to a PG&E office (Not a bill pay location) & get a copy of their greenbook or try this: http://www.pge.com/mybusiness/customerservice/otherrequests/newconstruction/greenbook/servicerequirements/
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    Why not use a transformer?

    Why not use a transformer?
  16. The FPE issues were with the residential Stablok...

    The FPE issues were with the residential Stablok loadcenters, from what I understand the rest of their product line was fine.
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    This is good advice, no sense in putting your...

    This is good advice, no sense in putting your license at risk.
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    Isn't all modern circuit breakers "trip free" ? ...

    Isn't all modern circuit breakers "trip free" ? So holding the breaker handle should not affect tripping in a fault/ overload situation.
  19. Thread: T-12 Ballasts

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    Use a 4-lamp T8 ballast & T8 lamps, mixing T8...

    Use a 4-lamp T8 ballast & T8 lamps, mixing T8 lamps with T12 ballasts is a bad practice that will lead to callbacks.
  20. Thread: 3 phase panel

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    Is any equipment for use over 240 volts cheap? ...

    Is any equipment for use over 240 volts cheap? Should be able to find a 24 space panel pretty easy, but that is not the question.
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    Here is the Reloc website. ...

    Here is the Reloc website. http://www.relocwiring.com/
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    Bought a Klein when I could not find my Roto...

    Bought a Klein when I could not find my Roto Split, I don't like it either but did find the Roto split. :D
  23. It is my opinion, but I could not bring myself to...

    It is my opinion, but I could not bring myself to add ungrounded metallic Wiremold extensions to a system, which is why it was prefaced w/"IMHO".
  24. IMHO, it would need to be a non-metallic...

    IMHO, it would need to be a non-metallic extension.
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    But one does have to use a lot of "Industrial...

    But one does have to use a lot of "Industrial English" when one comes across people who did use 10AWG then to make matters worse, shallow boxes & short wire. :happysad:
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