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    You don't see MV to HV 69kv to 345kv run...

    You don't see MV to HV 69kv to 345kv run underground very much as the cost of the conductors is very cost prohibited, but I would expect in mountainous areas the amount of rock encountered would be...
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    The original poles were square prestressed that...

    The original poles were square prestressed that ran down card sound road from turkey point, Andrew took them out as well as chopped off all the 200'+ Australian pines that were to the east of the...
  3. Thread: Got Shocked

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    Bill that is a Wago that is connecting the three...

    Bill that is a Wago that is connecting the three green EGC's, the white wire actually passes behind it, but notice the white wire from the MC cable to the right, it is striped out like it was landed,...
  4. Thread: Got Shocked

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    It appears that the green wire remarked as a...

    It appears that the green wire remarked as a neutral may have been a bootleg ground, and the real neutral fell out of the backstab in the receptacle or red wirenut, this separated the neutrals and if...
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    I'm not going to get into the NM usage as we all...

    I'm not going to get into the NM usage as we all should know NM is not allowed in a wet location and yes it is required to be sized at the 60°c column of table 310.16.

    What I would like to discuss...
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    I just looked at you profile and seen you work...

    I just looked at you profile and seen you work for a utility, I'm very supprized that you would think of back feeding a house from a generator without using a transfer switch???,

    If this is not...
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    Just a point I would like to make to add to...

    Just a point I would like to make to add to Kwired's post above:

    Back when Hurricane Charlie hit Florida three electricians decided it was a good idea to back feed houses from generators to get...
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    With a 120/208 WYE you will have 208 volts A/B,...

    With a 120/208 WYE you will have 208 volts A/B, A/C, B/C, and 120 volts A,B,C to neutral

    With a 120/240 volt 4-wire delta also known as a high leg delta, You will have 240 volts A/B, A/C, B/C and...
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    Do not parallel a smaller set of conductors off...

    Do not parallel a smaller set of conductors off the 500's as a loss or weak connection in one of the 500's will put half of the 800 amp services load through these smaller parallel conductors, your...
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    600 amps @ 240 volts is 144kw. 144kw/480=300...

    600 amps @ 240 volts is 144kw.
    144kw/480=300 amps single phase on the primary side of the transformer.

    let say we have a three phase delta to delta transformer and the load is wired in delta:
    ...
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    Never mind

    Never mind
  13. Thread: EMF

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    We all must keep in mind Phobias are an anxiety...

    We all must keep in mind Phobias are an anxiety disorder that affects millions of people around the globe, it is a medical condition that is still not fully understood well, many scientist believes...
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    To bad you couldn't use DC motors but the cost...

    To bad you couldn't use DC motors but the cost would be too high, with a DC motor all you would need is to shunt the motor to keep it from windmilling, it would still turn but very slowly, to bad the...
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    Would the use of a 12 lead WYE start delta run...

    Would the use of a 12 lead WYE start delta run motor help in a case like this? but if the air flow is strong enough it might just over come the ability of the WYE starting to reverse the windmilling...
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    I have always put a disclaimer in my trenching...

    I have always put a disclaimer in my trenching contracts for any thing that is not locatable such as plastic sprinkler systems, sewer drain lines and or water lines, if there are tracing wires run...
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    This thread is about a corner grounded system not...

    This thread is about a corner grounded system not an ungrounded system, please see post 1.
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    Wonder if you could design a reversible variable...

    Wonder if you could design a reversible variable pitch fan that could return to a neutral position until the motor started then pitch to the desired direction?
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    The idea is to create an area of equal potential,...

    The idea is to create an area of equal potential, Earth does not have anything to do with this as we all have said that the resistance of earth is to high to remove the stray voltage, the reason the...
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    UL has been requiring thermo-fuses in these...

    UL has been requiring thermo-fuses in these motors for quite a while, yes they are buried in the windings and if you look at the end of the windings you will see three terminals, one is where the...
  21. Where does the code require a common trip for a...

    Where does the code require a common trip for a baseboard heater? this would mean fuses would no longer be allowed.

    The only place I know of in the NEC that requires a common trip is 450.5 for...
  22. Since you clarified that the other NM feeds...

    Since you clarified that the other NM feeds another baseboard heater then you need to see if it has its own thermostat, if it does then wire the two black together and the two whites together in both...
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    Charge control can be in the Fluke 43 like it is...

    Charge control can be in the Fluke 43 like it is in many cell phones and even our Motorola HT's, which take NI-Cad, NiMH, or LI, my Dewalt chargers (yellow base) will charge all three types also but...
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    We have been testing some of these high bay LED...

    We have been testing some of these high bay LED lights for use on our DC overhead cranes, while I also notice that the label on the fixture stated 85-265 VAC, I noted in the small literature packet...
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    With glass insulators you would be surprised at...

    With glass insulators you would be surprised at how much arcing they can stand, glass is made of silicone or sand and does not have any carbon to cause carbon tracks like the old wood insulators or...
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