Anyone ever see this?

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Strife

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200a meter socket. Out of load side lugs and into an ilsco connector and then out of ilsco to disconnects.
I'm assuming you mean coming out of a single lug, then tap into a polaris tap going to the disconnects?
Can't say I ever seen it, but I don't necessary see it as wrong.
Not sure how many wires are coming out of the tap, but I think 2-3 wire lugs are cheaper than polaris taps.
 

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Knowing how small meter enclosures are I would wonder if the splices/extra conductors would over fill the space in the meter enclosure.
 

ActionDave

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200a meter socket. Out of load side lugs and into an ilsco connector and then out of ilsco to disconnects.
I have seen it, and have done it.

Knowing how small meter enclosures are I would wonder if the splices/extra conductors would over fill the space in the meter enclosure.
Well I don't know if overfills the space officially. No one ever tagged me on it.

Usually the need for the extra set of conductors was to feed a separate structure so one set of the conductors was smaller. Still it is not something you would want to do on a cold day. I have an old Klein wire bending tool that helped a lot. Blunt objects, like a single jack sledge, or a four foot piece of 2x4 to beat on the wires might be needed.

I can only remember one time that I needed a helpers foot, pushing on the dead front, so I could get the screws back in.
 
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