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  1. Electrical
    I built a 12x16 building separate from the house (took 2 or 3 years to actually finish for various reasons), I finally got it wired up, insulated and drywall all done, now I didn't use a sub panel with this building, I probably should have but didn't, what I did was I strung up some Direct...
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    Hi guys. I'm pretty new to electrical work so please bear with me. I've started a new circuit with 12/2 wire coming off a two pole 30 amp breaker to serve two 1500 watt baseboard heaters. My question is, can I hang a junction box and run another leg of 12/2 up into my bedroom for an...
  3. Electrical
    Hi all, I am redoing my basement and the previous owners did a lot of shoddy work and I don't want to follow in their footsteps so I need some clarification here... The area I am working on has a junction box which splits off to power our electric clothes dryer and a local outlet, from the...
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    A little help needed. We are upgrading the wiring and our panel in our 1905 craftsman and I have a few questions. I was planning on a 200 Amp panel with 30 spaces. Question 1: Recommendations on brand for my new panel. Question 2: Do you see any problems with the configuration below? 1 12/2...
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    I have this wire: , but the only difference is, mine is a light blue, but it is still 12/2 600 volts. What is the difference?
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    I am constructing a shed in the backyard of my brothers house, and the closest outlet is about 400 feet away. I do not want to risk running multiple lengths of extension cord for i am needing to power at least 2 drills at once or 1 circular saw alone. I also do not want to have to cut the lumber...
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