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  1. Extension cord blew out an outlet

    Electrical
    I just installed a Tracklife 50ft Extension Cord Reel that I mounted to the garage ceiling. Plugged in my 10 in table saw, turned it on. Bam. It ran for 1 second, then shut off. I've used this table saw for years in the garage with other extension cords in other garage outlets, no issues...
  2. Estimating Service Entrance Cable Ampacity

    Electrical
    This is the service entrance cable entering the meter at my house. It measures 7/8" by 5/8". The power company told me that the meter is rated at 200 amps but there is not enough room for three 250 kcmil conductors. My guess is that it is rated at 100 amp, so I put in a request to have my...
  3. should i have a 15 or 20 amp for my gas furnace?

    Electrical
    should i have a 15 or 20 amp for my gas furnace? It is a Goodman 69k btu, does not say in the manual or in the blower cover only thing it says is 115v with over current protection Any help would be could thank you
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