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Jul
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comment What size wire do I need for a 100amp underground 300 ft run?
Only if you care about power quality. 300' of #3 uncoated copper @ 100 amperes, will have a voltage drop of 14.7 volts. So if the panel is fully loaded (drawing 100 amperes), and you have 240 volts at the service equipment panel, you'll end up with 225.3 volts at the panel. And that's at the panel. You'll loose even more along the branch circuits. If the panel is only drawing 50% of the max (50 amperes), you'll only loose 7.35 volts. This is why load calculations are important, they allow you to figure out what wiring is required.
Jul
28
comment What size wire do I need for a 100amp underground 300 ft run?
This answer might be helpful.
Jul
28
comment What to do about hot neutral in switch?
Some photos, or a diagram of the wiring would be helpful.
Jul
28
answered What to do about hot neutral in switch?
Jul
28
comment Connect Taco Radiator system to a new Honeywell wireless thermostat
Have you tired contacting Honeywell? Their customer support is top notch.
Jul
28
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answered Water Problems please help!
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answered Tracing TV cable path in wall
Jul
27
comment Installed Ceiling Fan, Now Light Switch Not Working Properly
Please see the edit to this answer.
Jul
27
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comment Installed Ceiling Fan, Now Light Switch Not Working Properly
Are you following the instructions that came with the fan/light?
Jul
26
comment Why use AFCI receptacles rather than AFCI breakers?
If you have a multi-wire branch circuit (shared "neutral"), you'd have to use a double pole AFCI breaker and it should not trip unless there is a ground- or arc-fault.
Jul
26
answered Installed Ceiling Fan, Now Light Switch Not Working Properly
Jul
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comment Installed Ceiling Fan, Now Light Switch Not Working Properly
You'll have to describe how you wired the fixture, including what color wires are in each box (fan and switch).
Jul
26
comment two shower faucets in one water supply line
The first thing you'll want to do, is increase the size of the pipe supplying the bathroom. Then you'll have to build a manifold type setup to supply the faucets.
Jul
25
comment Is ceiling fan missing grounding wire from the ceiling box, and is this safe?
@keshlam National Electrical Code uses the term grounded to describe the "neutral" conductor.
Jul
25
comment Is ceiling fan missing grounding wire from the ceiling box, and is this safe?
@keshlam The "neutral" conductor is technically known as the "grounded" conductor, which is not to be confused with the grounding conductor.