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    Hello! I accidently broke a chandelier arm (one of eight) and could not find a suitable replacement. I've decided to simply remove the arm and have removed the wires connecting it with no problem. Now I'm not sure what to do with the grounding wire that was attached to the end of the arm...
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    Hey Guys, first post, sorry if it has been addressed before but I couldn't find something similar. I'm trying to rewire an Atlas Drill Press from 220v to 110v. I see the wiring diagram but I'm confused as the wire that runs to where I will install a plug has two reds and a green. Can anyone...
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    Hi. I am looking at a 2005, 2 bedroom, 1200 sq/ft house on the market. Everything seems fine but someone stole the electrical wiring, cut all the wires and took them. If I bought the house I would like to have a electrician put things back the way they were. I realize it would be a big job...
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    First time here. Just looking to get some opinions and feasibility on a project I've been meaning to do: replacing one room's knob and tube electrical wiring with standard Romex from the breaker to the existing outlets. My home, which was built in 1930, has the two wire/cloth wire...
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    Hi everyone, here is a photo of my breaker box on our 1957 home we bought last year in WA state. As you can see, its a disaster. the kitchen, bathroom, and one of the bedrooms are grounded. Everything else has three prong outlets but are actually not grounded. I am going to build a shop...
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    Hi, I am purchasing a 1956 1 story stucco home with attic access and a low crawl space, the house needs a lot of work. Currently there is a 70 amp main with cloth sheath wiring. Per recommendations from inspector I'm planning to rewire the house, I was already going to add new fixtures...
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    So I have a bathroom light switch on my 1960s ranch that currently is outside the bathroom door. I want to move it into the bathroom. Since I am also adding a bathroom fan I will be rewiring the light to a 2-gang box using new romex from the panel. However, the current switch is wired via a...
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    Okay, I'm having a few issues with a small home project here. The developer of the building I live in has placed a rather bright halogen spotlight right over the TV area in the living room. To replace it, I purchased a set of smaller potlights with the idea of making a group of three lights...
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    I'm looking to purchase a home that was built in 1966 in Phoenix, AZ that's about 2100sqft. I need some help figuring out what the cost to rewire the home would be & bringing it up to code. Any ideas?
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