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Old 09-23-2012, 10:12 PM   #1
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Two Main Breakers?

Our proposed new service entrance equipment is a meter socket with disconnect (200 Amp), all in one exterior mounted box. The Main Panel it feeds (in the basement) also has a Main Breaker (200 Amp). Any problem here or must the Main panel in the basement be lug? Thanks for your time.

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Old 09-23-2012, 10:18 PM   #2
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Two Main Breakers?

The inside breaker will just be redundant means to turn the power off.

Answers based on the National Electrical Code. Local amendments may apply. Check with your local building officials.
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