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  1. Electrical
    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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