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  1. Electrical
    Hello all, Apologies for the incoming wall of text :). I'm working on a project to replace old probe-start metal halide fixtures with higher lumen maintenance lighting. T5-HO fixtures w/ 60,000 hour rated lamps look to make the most sense for the budget and ROI. I've considered LEDs but they...
  2. Electrical
    Hello, Sometime during last night the space heaters in our bedroom and our son's bedroom stopped working (as did the fan plugged into our space heater's outlet). The smaller space heater in our daughter's room (and the monitor plugged into it) continued to work through the night. Early this...
  3. Electrical
    I have a 1980 Mobil Home with 3 fluorescent light fixtures in the ceiling, (2 - 4 foot and a 2 foot) there are no boxes in the ceiling, the wiring is thru a hole in the ceiling and the connection is made in the fluorescent case with wire nuts. I want to replace them with newer round fluorescent...
  4. Electrical
    Hi all, I have replaced a single light bulb in my garage with a hi-bay fluorescent fixture with a 360 degree occupancy sensor. I wired it up as I understood and the light works from the light switch, but the sensor doesn't seem to do anything. Can somebody verify if I have wired it...
  5. Electrical
    Okay, first off I would like to state that I am not a electrician, an electronic technician perhaps, but when it comes to AC I am as lost as a ball in tall grass. I would also like to state that I believe that I understand the fundamentals of a GFCI breaker, it is looking for a difference in...
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