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  1. Thread: My sons

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    Several years ago. Time flies.

    Several years ago. Time flies.
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    We had a couple guys from the small town my shop...

    We had a couple guys from the small town my shop is in go to tech school, but learned the start wage was less than the going farm labor rate.
  3. Thread: DC building

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    I missed that part.

    I missed that part.
  4. Thread: DC building

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    That was my first thought.

    That was my first thought.
  5. Thread: DC building

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    DC building

    http://www.energymanagertoday.com/direct-current-powers-building-0114185/

    Is equipment readily available enough to allow the entire building to operate @ 24 VDC?
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    :thumbsup:

    :thumbsup:
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    This has crossed what mind I have. Someone...

    This has crossed what mind I have. Someone borrowed my Simpson, so TRMS digitals are all I have, other than T+Pro.

    IDR offhand the heater vs ultrasonic, but I believe ultrasonic made it jump the...
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    The control we just installed was dependent on...

    The control we just installed was dependent on the #of fixtures and distance. 26 fixtures and about 1000 ft of control wire was no problem though.
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    GFCIs for personal protection. Receptacle style.

    GFCIs for personal protection. Receptacle style.
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    The parts cleaner was sitting on an isolated roll...

    The parts cleaner was sitting on an isolated roll about table. I made a cord so I could insert the meter into the EG to measure the current. I expected enough to trip a GFCI, not much more. ...
  11. Thread: Wire chocks

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    Off topic a bit: How many feet is "5 stories"? ...

    Off topic a bit: How many feet is "5 stories"?

    Timely topic, we have a customer that is thinking of installing a 150' leg. 75 HP motor on top. I had forgotten about this small detail.:ashamed1:
  12. I called it "that fiberglass s___ I see on some...

    I called it "that fiberglass s___ I see on some motor leads" while talking to my local motor repair shop. The gave me the s___ I needed.
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    No, the area is not required to have GFCI, but we...

    No, the area is not required to have GFCI, but we normally install them.

    i think the equipment is defective and expressed the concern to the owners. They talked to the mfg who said absolutely not...
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    Building is new. I wired it. Yes, the current...

    Building is new. I wired it. Yes, the current was flowing through the EG, it was isolated from any other path, and as mentioned I had a meter in series with the EG of the cleaner.
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    2 amps, too much?

    Local machine shop purchased an Ultrasonice Parts cleaner that would trip the GFCIs. We checked the current on the EG and sure enough just plugging it in would would exceed 5 ma. Seriesed Fluke...
  16. Notice anything missing? None of the options...

    Notice anything missing?

    None of the options are inexpensive.
  17. Thread: My sons

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    I tend to agree with you. Is it enviroment or...

    I tend to agree with you. Is it enviroment or heredity causing the shortcomings, if any?
  18. Was that the calculation that could be used...

    Was that the calculation that could be used under/with engineering supervision, at one time? Made my eyes cross just looking at it.
  19. Not for me.

    Not for me.
  20. Thread: My sons

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    Well, dang. Missed a movie. That's what I get...

    Well, dang. Missed a movie. That's what I get for taking a few days off. Portions of them anyway.
  21. I came on to strong with that comment. Please...

    I came on to strong with that comment. Please accept my apologies.
  22. Lack of white is being picky, anal even. Confirm...

    Lack of white is being picky, anal even. Confirm the appropriate conductor was used, lend them a roll of white tape and finish your inspection.
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    The 2 Button switch that still works!

    The 2 Button switch that still works!
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    Unless someone is asking you to replace it, just...

    Unless someone is asking you to replace it, just verify and leave. Not much else you can do until the work order comes in.

    My brother works for a company that installs insulation in older homes...
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    Not to my knowledge, but it sure happens alot.

    Not to my knowledge, but it sure happens alot.
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