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  1. Melted Disconnect - Causes?

    Hi. The other day, I came home to a house that smelled like burned plastic. After inspecting every DIY electrical thing I'd ever done, I realized it seemed to be related to the HVAC. I had a tech come out and he quickly found that our disconnect box in the attic (50 amp connection for air...
  2. crispy cable! Why wouldn't a breaker trip?

    I lately encountered a melted cable in a new construction. And can't really figure out why. Hoping ya'll got some idears. Story goes like this. A friend of mine had three different people work on her new house new electrical installation. After walls we're covered one of those guys was trying...