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DrSparks
  • Member for 2 years, 10 months
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  • Madison, WI, USA
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What is the reason for electric heaters saying to never use an extension cord?

17 votes

Why is my stove tripping the breaker?

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How do I keep a GFCI outlet with tight clearance from shorting inside a steel electrical box?

6 votes

What's the minimum clearance from drywall when installing rigid duct work?

5 votes

EMT to outdoor ceiling fan

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Ideas for rigging a light switch to a double bifold door?

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Can someone help me identify these rough-in pipes in my basement?

4 votes

What size sub panel can I put if Im using #3 THHN wire for 160’ run?

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What is this device wired up to my garage door?

4 votes

Four bulb t12 light fixture

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Which of these conduit connections meet the "within 12-inches" requirement?

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Is it okay to hang a heavy object on a kingstud?

3 votes

Direct Burial high voltage lines in path of where I need to put fence posts

3 votes

2020 NEC and disappearing "rule of six" - will simple network topologies become impossible to implement?

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60V on disposal switch, and fridge controlled by a GFCI?

3 votes

Why are these two 20A breakers tied together? (US)

3 votes

Wiring Method Improper or simply Unsafe?

3 votes

Electric Furnace Hot Despite Not Running

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Adding 200-amp subpanel to 200-amp main panel

3 votes

Can a circuit connecting to an outlet be branched as a subpanel?

2 votes

Can I add outlets to my sealed air handler closet?

2 votes

Can I connect a new 50 amp appliance cord (installing new range) to my old range wiring that is a 40 amp breaker with wire gage to match?

2 votes

Switch/outlet combo with constant power in outlet?

2 votes

I am putting a 800sf mobile behind my shop can i run my 100amp 3-3-3-5 supply line through my rafters to the disconnect to the back of my shop for it

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GFCI receptacle vs GFCI breaker

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Steam in bathroom

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Powering single HVAC damper from 3 circuits

2 votes

Replacing old V+/Vg carrier thermostat with Honeywell programmable thermostat

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How do I remove this wall anchor stuck in concrete wall?

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Wiring help - Bathroom light, fan, & heater. No red wire AND is white hot?