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Old 08-25-2009, 03:50 PM   #1
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I am connecting my own meter box and running the wire to the panel box and have one question. Which of two lugs do I attach my feed too and which are for the power company? See picture of the box. I am thinking the two at the bottom, but would like confirmation.

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Top = Power Co. Bottom Lugs = You

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"That didn't hurt": I don't know about you're area, but around here if there were not a State Licensed Electrician's tag in that meter can, and duly signed, the Power Company would not make their connection. Thanks, David
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Before you install that that meter can, go and look at a meter main. I wish I had, before I did mine a few years ago. I am considering changing mine from the type you have to the meter main type. Just a little advice.
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