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  1. Electrical
    Hi all! Apologies for my lack of technical wording. QUESTION: I have a 1500w Aims Power pure sine wave inverter for my house plugs around the vehicle (doing a bus conversion!) and long story short, the inverter does not have any lugs for me to directly connect a AC Load Center (using a Square...
  2. Electrical
    I'm upgrading my meter main to 200A so I can handle Solar. I noticed that my new "solar ready" panel has a 200A disconnect, whereas my existing meter as NO disconnect at all. (see pics). My old meter simply has a direct bus bar with a 125A breaker feeding the house main panel, and a 60A...
  3. Electrical
    I have a need to distribute 120v lighting and receptacle circuits as far as 500' from the nearest structure. I started a thread that has expanded in scope and I wanted to start a separate one only for the idea of using an external transformer. I like the idea of running 240v out 300' or so...
  4. Electrical
    I currently have a Hague water softener installed below my electrical panel. The unit was sandwiched between a large well pressure tank and the electrical panel, but only sat about 3' high. I'm replacing it with a 10x54" Clack controlled system. To simplify the plumbing I'd like to install...
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    Hey Everyone, Thanks for taking the time to read my post. I am wiring a new room in the basement. In doing so I am adding three new AFCI circuit breakers to my box. As I have read other folks mention... I am low on spots on the ground bar. Just some quick info on my what I have: Breaker...
  6. Electrical
    Hello, I have a triplex in southern california. I had a guy who works for a commercial electrician completely re-wire this whole place. We tested everything and it all worked fine. Now, we're at the final inspection stage of the project and we got called out because our AFCI breakers were...
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