Search:

Type: Posts; User: Dennis Alwon

Page 1 of 8 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.19 seconds.

  1. Replies
    2$$
    Views
    86

    Feeders or branch circuits. Also look at 110.21...

    Feeders or branch circuits. Also look at 110.21 and 110.22
  2. Replies
    6$$
    Views
    103

    You could do that but again the connections will...

    You could do that but again the connections will be difficult. Why not push for plastic. The metal seems absolutely insane.
  3. Replies
    3$$
    Views
    107

    No, the service can be 6000 amps and the ground...

    No, the service can be 6000 amps and the ground rod only needs to be 5/8" x 8' or 1/2" by 8' if listed. BTW, welcome to the forum
  4. Exactly, the section states overhead conductors...

    Exactly, the section states overhead conductors not raceways. 35 years, or so, ago I had an inspector red tag my job because the meter base was mounted next to a window. I called him up and he...
  5. Replies
    6$$
    Views
    103

    Wow, that would be a pain. IMO, you should...

    Wow, that would be a pain. IMO, you should insist that the grates be plastic
  6. If this is a service calculation then I would use...

    If this is a service calculation then I would use 200 watts


    [/INDENT]


    Depends.. if you are calculating for conductor size then I would use the Table value at 120V. You can try and...
  7. Thread: Sleeves

    by Dennis Alwon
    Replies
    42$$
    Views
    938

    Steve, IMO that install is fine however, as...

    Steve, IMO that install is fine however, as others have said there will be an inspector somewhere that will turn it down. We use regular pvc not schedule 80---
  8. Thread: Hot tub

    by Dennis Alwon
    Replies
    1$$
    Views
    154

    I am closing this thread, in accordance with the...

    I am closing this thread, in accordance with the Forum Rules.If you feel this action to be in error, feel free to contact me via PM to explain.eminder to all members, if you see a questionable post,...
  9. Replies
    3$$
    Views
    197

    You cannot run 2 feeders into the panel but if it...

    You cannot run 2 feeders into the panel but if it is a 60 amp 120v feeder you can just jump the lugs or the main breaker so that both sides are hot.
  10. You and Peter have made claims on every afci...

    You and Peter have made claims on every afci thread but neither of you, afaik have done anything to try and change things.
  11. The haters and doubters will never see the afci...

    The haters and doubters will never see the afci as being useful. The fact is they are here and if you hate them then write a proposal to change it but back it up.
  12. There is so much hatred in the industry for afci...

    There is so much hatred in the industry for afci that you will never get everyone to agree on this. Yes, they are expensive but the fact is that in the last 10 years fires and deaths have declined...
  13. Replies
    3$$
    Views
    278

    I agree the inspector is off base on this. Once...

    I agree the inspector is off base on this. Once you are below the buss bars then it is not an issue.
  14. Replies
    1$$
    Views
    251

    IMO, no-- it is not a dwelling

    IMO, no-- it is not a dwelling
  15. Replies
    24$$
    Views
    941

    I don't get this. A flexible cord can be a power...

    I don't get this. A flexible cord can be a power cord...NO?
  16. Replies
    24$$
    Views
    941

    Yes it is compliant to have a pop up receptacle...

    Yes it is compliant to have a pop up receptacle installed in the counter. However, if it is not direct wired someone could argue that the required outlet is under the counter and thus does not...
  17. One day they will put food trucks in the nec.... ...

    One day they will put food trucks in the nec.... Right now there isn't an official inspection of the vehicle other than the health department. We have done a few-- one went to Chicago and I was old...
  18. Replies
    7$$
    Views
    385

    Yes it can. As long as it is outside the tub...

    Yes it can. As long as it is outside the tub edges you are compliant
  19. Replies
    3$$
    Views
    344

    Sorry I have been out all day.. Thank you-- I...

    Sorry I have been out all day.. Thank you-- I knew it was there somewhere and skimmed right past that one.:thumbsup:
  20. Replies
    3$$
    Views
    344

    Service conductor Size

    I have read many times that the service conductors in a mast or riser only need to be sized for the load if there are more than one set of disconnects or meters. Where is this section in the NEC?
  21. OP needs to upgrade his profile . His info says...

    OP needs to upgrade his profile . His info says 2011 but obviously he is on the 2017
  22. Why not....:p

    Why not....:p
  23. Replies
    3$$
    Views
    267

    If the running board is up high at the ceiling...

    If the running board is up high at the ceiling then IMO he is being a bit too literal. If the board is down at the baseboard then I see his point. Unfortunately the NEC is not clear on this and one...
  24. Replies
    31$$
    Views
    2,100

    I assume they are furring out the wall. How far...

    I assume they are furring out the wall. How far will that be. An octagon box on the block may work If sheetrock is being glued to the block the a pancake box would work
  25. Replies
    31$$
    Views
    2,100

    The Q&A is answered by consumers. I would not...

    The Q&A is answered by consumers. I would not hold any weight to that..... ^lbs or under and you are good.
Results 1 to 25 of 200
Page 1 of 8 1 2 3 4