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Forum: Electrical 03-26-2019, 03:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 626
Posted By C'est Moi
I assume you are using a manual transfer switch. ...

I assume you are using a manual transfer switch. One way to be certain is to make sure your overcurrent protective device is not larger than what the generator can handle. If you overload it the...
Forum: Electrical 03-17-2019, 04:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 832
Posted By C'est Moi
Sounds like the unit is 120v so it would need...

Sounds like the unit is 120v so it would need gfci but afci is not required in a bathroom. I assume that is where it is being installed.
Forum: Electrical 03-17-2019, 04:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 518
Posted By C'est Moi
Sure can as long as the load on the 200 amp panel...

Sure can as long as the load on the 200 amp panel isn't over capacity. 112kva will handle way more than the main panel. Why are you using such a large trany with only a 100 amp breaker
Forum: Electrical 03-13-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 770
Posted By C'est Moi
That clearly is not an island

That clearly is not an island
Forum: Electrical 03-08-2019, 05:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 770
Posted By C'est Moi
You are correct in that the peninsula would not...

You are correct in that the peninsula would not be divided however you would still need one on the peninsula itself
Forum: Electrical 03-08-2019, 02:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 11,502
Posted By C'est Moi
I only mentioned it because the op has his...

I only mentioned it because the op has his answer. I could care less if you want to respond to an old thread. Just thought you might want to know... Oh, Ken --- LOL
Forum: Electrical 03-08-2019, 07:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 11,502
Posted By C'est Moi
BTW, this thread is 13 years old

BTW, this thread is 13 years old
Forum: Electrical 02-16-2019, 04:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,778
Posted By C'est Moi
If you use a combo gfci and afci breaker then the...

If you use a combo gfci and afci breaker then the circuit is protected so no conduit or metal cable is necessary. If you use a gfci/afci receptacle at the first outlet then you would need to use mc...
Forum: General Discussion 02-14-2019, 03:09 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 4,613
Posted By C'est Moi
The level I have is a Bosch but it is a very low...

The level I have is a Bosch but it is a very low grade level with only one direction.
Forum: Electrical 02-14-2019, 05:26 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,531
Posted By C'est Moi
The kitchen counter receptacles cannot be on with...

The kitchen counter receptacles cannot be on with the dishwasher. The small appliance branch circuit (kitchen counter) can be connected to pantry, dining room areas but not to any appliances
Forum: Electrical 02-12-2019, 01:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,531
Posted By C'est Moi
Yes, the gfci is required regardless of whether...

Yes, the gfci is required regardless of whether it is direct wired or cord and plug. That is my point. I now that a direct wire connection is made at an outlet.

Ken mentioned receptacle so my...
Forum: Electrical 02-12-2019, 06:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,531
Posted By C'est Moi
I know you know this but gfci is not only for the...

I know you know this but gfci is not only for the receptacle but it is required for the dishwasher even if it is direct wired. I think that is what Manchester meant
Forum: Electrical 02-12-2019, 06:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,602
Posted By C'est Moi
I get that but I wanted to make sure others...

I get that but I wanted to make sure others understood that it did not need to be a dp breaker. No biggie. I don't use multiwire branch circuit because of the afci issue and before that I didn't...
Forum: Electrical 02-11-2019, 05:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,602
Posted By C'est Moi
The nec doesn't really require a dp breaker. You...

The nec doesn't really require a dp breaker. You can use 2 sp breakers with a breaker tie. These can actually trip one circuit and not trip the other.
Forum: Electrical 02-11-2019, 03:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,531
Posted By C'est Moi
I'd bitch cause I would want 6- 20's.... or more

I'd bitch cause I would want 6- 20's.... or more
Forum: General Discussion 02-11-2019, 03:10 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 4,613
Posted By C'est Moi
We have a laser but it only does one direction so...

We have a laser but it only does one direction so this would be a nice improvement. Thanks for the opportunity especially since I don't post here alot.
Forum: Electrical 05-19-2018, 02:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,838
Posted By C'est Moi
Remove the closet and set a picture over the...

Remove the closet and set a picture over the panel.
Forum: Electrical 05-19-2018, 02:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,838
Posted By C'est Moi
You need to remove the closet otherwise in the...

You need to remove the closet otherwise in the eyes of the inspector that will be an issue.
Forum: Electrical 11-04-2017, 04:03 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,413
Posted By C'est Moi
Here is a good diagram that shows what happens...

Here is a good diagram that shows what happens when a neutral is opened (2nd pic) First pic shows normal situation.

The voltage can be very different depending on the resistance on the lines. ...
Forum: Electrical 09-24-2017, 06:10 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,861
Posted By C'est Moi
I am saying that if the mfg company recommends a...

I am saying that if the mfg company recommends a separate cirxuit then that is not the same as the mfg company requiring a separate circuit.

One is a requirement and the other is a recommendation...
Forum: Electrical 09-24-2017, 03:54 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,861
Posted By C'est Moi
Some appliance mfg. recommend a separate circuit...

Some appliance mfg. recommend a separate circuit so that does not require a separate circuit. I do agree that most of them do state separate circuit.
Forum: Electrical 09-24-2017, 06:18 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,861
Posted By C'est Moi
I assume that is a local code because it is not...

I assume that is a local code because it is not an NEC code
Forum: Electrical 09-24-2017, 06:11 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,861
Posted By C'est Moi
I agree with 4th gen--- Table 210.21(B)(3) is...

I agree with 4th gen--- Table 210.21(B)(3) is clear that a 15 amp circuit cannot be connected to a 20 amp circuit.

I also would not recommend a multiwire branch circuit anymore in a residence with...
Forum: Electrical 04-24-2017, 02:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,718
Posted By C'est Moi
I too have run into this. The guy swore the box...

I too have run into this. The guy swore the box was chirping. I told him it cannot be the box. He had removed the smoke, taken out the battery and had it in another room. I told him that...
Forum: Electrical 04-24-2017, 02:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,634
Posted By C'est Moi
Table 220.55 of the NEC allows ranges 16 kw to be...

Table 220.55 of the NEC allows ranges 16 kw to be installed based on 9.6 kw. This is because of the diversity of the load. The oven is on a T-stat so it is on and off and the eyes are rarely, if...
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