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  1. Electrical
    I'm about to install a 100 amp subpanel directly next to a main panel to be used as a generator panel during power outages. I'll connect the two with probably a foot of 2" conduit and run the 100A feeders along with the dedicated circuits through that into the sub. I plan to splice extensions...
  2. Electrical
    Hey all, Recently had an engineer do an inspection on our house, as we are looking at selling. There were two items regarding electrical: #1) Separate the ground and neutral wires to different buses on house and garage sub-panels, and make sure appropriately grounded. I think I can handle...
  3. Electrical
    Looking inside the electrical panel in the house I bought, I was surprised to see the neutral bus bar crowded right up next to the ground bus bar, so much so that it seems the ground bus bar is virtually impossible to access in order to secure grounding wires to it. Here's a photo: The...
  4. Electrical
    Hello I have some questions regarding the installation of a grounding rod to provide an earth ground to my cabins electrical system. The cabin is wired with 4 AC circuits all joined in a breaker panel. The breaker panel is located in the loft of the cabin which is approx. 25 ft from the earth...
  5. Electrical
    I have a Federal Pioneer (Stab lok) 100amp main panel. The panel has two neutral bus bars on each side but the grounding bars are 6 separate short bars located around the panel. My concern is that only one bar is directly connected to the green grounding cable. Is it possible that the panel...
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