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    Your saying separate ckts, not separate...

    Your saying separate ckts, not separate conduits.... One pipe, two circuits...

    Gary
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    You know if the general is getting three bids, he...

    You know if the general is getting three bids, he will end up taking the square foot of the house and dividing by each. Then, he will beat you down 30% from the lowest bid!

    After that, he now has...
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    #14 in a school? I don't think so! Check...

    #14 in a school? I don't think so!

    Check their specs. I assure you, no #14. The code doesnt matter when you enter the ivory towers of school work...
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    More sales I would assume. That's a government...

    More sales I would assume. That's a government function, not a private enterprise...

    What would be next, restrict the sale of receptacles?
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    Stubbing up under a 225 KVA Transformer

    I know this has to be somewhere on the forum but I couldn't locate it;

    I want to stub under a 225 KVA transformer, line and load. Can I cut a hole and stub a PVC conduit up through the bottom?
    ...
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    Bend to the work, use the heal. Turn it from your...

    Bend to the work, use the heal. Turn it from your work, use the star....
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    Hi Charles, Yes, I agree, but the code...

    Hi Charles,


    Yes, I agree, but the code should not leave that up to us. You have to interpret what you think is in their mind, not what the code says, or lack of what they say.


    I am in the...
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    I have been in this trade since 1972, and never...

    I have been in this trade since 1972, and never thought of this scenario in working space. I guess it never came up.

    I had an old PM call me on this. A project he's on and ask me my opinion. He...
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    What electrician would open TWO switchboards at...

    What electrician would open TWO switchboards at once? Where did this idea come from?

    The question is;

    Does the code believe we have to work by the worst case scenario when it comes to working...
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    Note: this is a new installation based on the...

    Note: this is a new installation based on the 2014 Code...


    I see your point on (c). So, they are waving the normal requirement, (worst scenario) for existing conditions in old buildings. I...
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    110.26 (A) (1) Working Spaces

    I need clarification from the experts here.

    An inspector turned down an electrical room for violation of working space.

    He says the switchboards have live parts on each front side so this would...
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    If you're talking about Live Count in Accubid,...

    If you're talking about Live Count in Accubid, fantastic program...

    With *.pdf's now normal, no reason to print and roll the old way.

    No way you could keep up with a competitor that is using...
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    Let us know how many fish you catch!

    Let us know how many fish you catch!
  14. [QUOTE=sw_ross;1980300] Mike started out with...

    Mike started out with his own estimating program written for DOS. Then he tried to go windows but it never worked out. I looked around and picked Accubid in 1994. It was one of the last programs I...
  15. If you're going to stay in business, get a good...

    If you're going to stay in business, get a good estimating program that you will use and grow with it. My first purchase in business was Mike Holt's estimating program. At 3,000.00 I had no jobs, or...
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    You need to read my first post on this. The...

    You need to read my first post on this.

    The question was;

    IF WE ALWAYS PULLED A GROUND WIRE IN since the first days of Edison and NEVER used the raceway system to clear a fault, then, could we...
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    What codebook year did we not worry or care about...

    What codebook year did we not worry or care about if we cleared a fault?
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    Plastic boxes/wire, and grounding are comparing...

    Plastic boxes/wire, and grounding are comparing apples and oranges...

    Grounding is the Holy Grail of the NEC. No comparison to plastic boxes. Plastic boxes were utilize because it's cheaper....
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    I wonder what this thread would sound like under...

    I wonder what this thread would sound like under this scenario;

    We never used EMT, or rigid conduit to clear a fault since Edison played with the first light bulb. We ALWAYS pulled a separate wire...
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    If I say that the fuse WILL be the weak link, I...

    If I say that the fuse WILL be the weak link, I would assume the person that does the math will come up with the answer, which is over 100 percent of the breaker ampacity and trip.

    The question...
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    Somewhere in this thread, I said the fuse would...

    Somewhere in this thread, I said the fuse would be considered the weakest link of the circuit...
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    I thought the same thing.

    I thought the same thing.
  23. OK, here is the answer I get back from the...

    OK, here is the answer I get back from the Engineers that I talked to that alternated the outlets.

    They have the belief that they know where the homeowner is going to distribute the appliances.
    ...
  24. OK, here is the answer I get back from the...

    OK, here is the answer I get back from the Engineers that I talked to that alternated the outlets.

    They have the belief that they know where the homeowner is going to distribute the appliances.
    ...
  25. I've seen alternating circuits in track homes to...

    I've seen alternating circuits in track homes to million dollar homes.


    Why do they draw it this way?
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