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  1. BUY my company! To dang much to do, pretty...

    BUY my company! To dang much to do, pretty decent guys, office help that salutes you on occasion cause you most likely deserved it. Oo, Texas.:(
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    Take along the newest model of AFCIs for that...

    Take along the newest model of AFCIs for that panel. The newer CH seem to have less problems. One can only hope for the other brands. Maybe CH was the only one needing improvement. Advantage is...
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    1. Using a megger was never on any of my tests....

    1. Using a megger was never on any of my tests.

    2. We all should test our wiring for faults prior to energizing, but in a residence a simple continuity check would suffice for most of it.
    ...
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    If the breaker contacts or other internals are...

    If the breaker contacts or other internals are bad you will have VD from top to bottom and 300mv is a flag. Been there done that too many times to ignore it. We use a camera now.
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    You will read voltage drop across line to load of...

    You will read voltage drop across line to load of the CB. Hopefully in the milivolt range. With a constant near equal current on both legs the VD should be nearly equal. 100 mv and 400 mv would...
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    Don't count on it. New roofs are still going on...

    Don't count on it. New roofs are still going on around here, and I would not bet the farm on those screws not going through RMC if they hit right.
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    Metal remodel boxes: Lay out your wall boxes...

    Metal remodel boxes:

    Lay out your wall boxes so they are right next to a stud. With a small nail start at what would be center of your box. Find the space between lath. That is the vertical...
  8. Similar to getting a BS degree at college.

    Similar to getting a BS degree at college.
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    132151321613217 Megged from workbench drywall...

    132151321613217

    Megged from workbench drywall screw to footing rebar.
    Add a little water.
    Add jumper from EG to work bench.
    Zoom in on meter.

    What is a safe reading for megging romex in...
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    My dad made his own worm getters back when. He...

    My dad made his own worm getters back when. He made us stay in the house or on the porch. Safe? Not anywhere close.
  11. You are suffering from VD, a rather bad case of...

    You are suffering from VD, a rather bad case of it. The cable length, pier transformer size, and possibly connections are combining to cause you grief.

    please note my location and take it into...
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    I agree, hire your own lawyer.

    I agree, hire your own lawyer.
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    You may not be required to have secondary...

    You may not be required to have secondary protection for your transformer, but @ 75 amp for the primary, you may not get it to stay on.

    See 240.21(C)(1) The last sentence.

    Look at 240.21(C)(2),...
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    :thumbsup::thumbsup: those work well

    :thumbsup::thumbsup:
    those work well
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    Looks good. We have a mostly pvc project coming...

    Looks good. We have a mostly pvc project coming up. Now if I can find a local dealer.
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    Lurton, I think. leviton and I would think...

    Lurton, I think.
    leviton and I would think others.
    I am on the porch looking out over the North 40 with a beer, or I would get you a catalog #.
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    . CLICK is a small PLC offered by Automation...

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    CLICK is a small PLC offered by Automation Direct.
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    IIRC, traffic signals are one of the sample...

    IIRC, traffic signals are one of the sample progams available from CLICK of AD. Logic would be the same or close enough to adapt as needed.
    Home dryer, oven control, lawn sprinkler with multi zones...
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    If you are paying, you get to set any standards...

    If you are paying, you get to set any standards you want. Above or equal to NEC. Everyone needs to know and understand your specs. Somewhere, someone surley had to submit spec sheets for approval,...
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    [QUayanees;1670897]The wire does appear to be one...

    [QUayanees;1670897]The wire does appear to be one size too small. I can read 2 AWG in the picture, which should be good for 115 amps. A continuous duty 75 HP motor at 96 amps needs an ampacity at...
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    Used a different program to unzip. The AD...

    Used a different program to unzip.

    The AD problem is all me. Quite sure. Danged OF.
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    Deleted duplicate post

    Deleted duplicate post
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    I can't tell from here the size of the wires, if...

    I can't tell from here the size of the wires, if sleeves for fine stranded wires were used in the motor connections, if the j-box goes to the 75 hp motor, if the raceway leaving the motor is flexible...
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    What the heck..

    Most likely me, I know that.

    My laptop signs on to the AD web site with no problem while I am at home, bring it to the office and forget it. I have to search up a password or use my desktop. ??
    ...
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    We drill weep holes in them to get them to drain,...

    We drill weep holes in them to get them to drain, don't care what kind of cover you put on. I've seen many boxes with water marks right up to the device opening. Why water gets in past the gaskets...
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