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Oct
22
revised Are pull chains available for wall switches?
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Oct
22
reviewed Reviewed How can I determine the maximum wattage that I can hook up to a breaker?
Oct
22
answered How can I determine the maximum wattage that I can hook up to a breaker?
Oct
22
comment How can I determine the maximum wattage that I can hook up to a breaker?
In all of the universe, Wattage (W) is Voltage (V) * Current (A or I). Nowhere in the universe does a 20 ampere breaker give you 40 amperes. In the US (and maybe Canada), branch-circuit conductors and overcurrent devices for fixed electric space-heating equipment must have an ampacity not less than 125% of the total heating load. So the calculation should be 240 Volts * 20 Amperes * 80% = 4800 * 80% = 3840 Watts.
Oct
22
comment How can I determine the maximum wattage that I can hook up to a breaker?
I don't even know where to begin, this answer is just wrong.
Oct
22
reviewed No Action Needed What exactly is a PAR type LED lamp, how does it differ from R/BR type LED & CFL lamps?
Oct
22
reviewed No Action Needed What type of tape is used to seal vapor barrier seams?
Oct
22
reviewed No Action Needed How can I find places to nail/screw into walls of ICF (insulated concrete form) home?
Oct
22
reviewed No Action Needed Why is water from the dispenser slow after replacing the water filter on my refrigerator?
Oct
22
reviewed Reviewed How do I prepare patched drywall to be painted over?
Oct
22
revised How do I prepare patched drywall to be painted over?
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Oct
22
reviewed No Action Needed How can I find an open neutral?
Oct
22
reviewed Close Do I really need a redundant sump pump?
Oct
22
reviewed Close Is AutoCAD knowledge all I needed to be a good designer of electrical drawing
Oct
22
comment How do I remove the dome of this light fixture?
Can the little tabs at the bottom of the white cylinders rotate/move in any way? Is the silver bit on top of the white cylinders a nut, screw, or bolt head?
Oct
22
comment Bathroom fan/light switch with outlet
Are there separate wires in the switch box for the fan and light? If not, you'll have to run an additional wire/cable. I've never seen a GFCI double switch combination device, but that doesn't mean one doesn't exist. However, since it sounds like you're just looking for a device, this question may be closed as a "shop for me" type question.
Oct
22
revised Bathroom fan/light switch with outlet
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Oct
22
answered Most bang for buck approach to insulating home
Oct
22
comment Can I install tandem breakers in this panel, and would one 20 ampere circuit be enough for a garage?
You are asking two questions here. You might want to consider asking them as separate questions.
Oct
22
revised Can I install tandem breakers in this panel, and would one 20 ampere circuit be enough for a garage?
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