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  1. Electrical
    I’ve run a line from a 15 amp breaker on my panel to a junction box. Junction box sends 1 line to 1 regular outlet, and a 2nd line to a GFCI outlet, connecting to 2 other GFCI outlets downstream. Initially all 3 GFCI outlets had power. And the last one on the line was being used to charge a...
  2. Electrical
    Hi guys, strung an extension to light my steel carport and guess what happened caught on a sharp it cut and blew the breaker without me knowing . Had no idea where short was so re tripped breaker a couple times before it traced back. All good post repair.. but a light on porch stopped getting...
  3. Electrical
    Hi, I recently started having an issue with my electrical system at home. Well, it's been close to a year now. Basically if I run the dryer, the power to my whole house shuts off. Now, it doesn't "trip" any of the breakers in the box, it just shuts everything off. I have to manually flip the...
  4. Electrical
    Okay, this is a long post so I'll just ask my 2 questions first and then go into detail. 1. If my eavestrough deicing cable is looped around the main electric service conduit on the roof of my house, is it unsafe to remove it (it's broken). 2. Is it possible to fix a deicing cable - say...
  5. General DIY Discussions
    I'm working on a house that has a hot tub. The breaker at the box is tripped and wont reset. I'm wondering if the breaker needs to be replaced. Its a double 60 amp breaker. The line to the hot tub runs under a deck that is not accessible without pulling up boards so I was hoping that...
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