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Re: Sprinklered equipment 26-008
Posted by bigpapa:
I spoke to the inspector having jurisdiction and he said that drip protection definitely required for electrical rooms as stated in the rules, but will also enforce in other areas if its possible for water to pool on top of the panel board.

In this case side entry allowed unless using (...)
Re: On Delay Relay with Auto Reset
Posted by Potseal:
Sorry for not posting back sooner.

As I suspected I had the right relay but I was looking in the wrong location as to where I should place it. In the end I used the Omron H3CA relay. When either the prox card entry or push button exit is activated a signal is sent to the pneumatic control (...)
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Just FYI, that's a known glitch in one of the recent updates to W7 and there is a fix for it that doesn't involve reformatting your drive.
Re: Earthquake in New Zeeland
Posted by RODALCO:
Didn't feel the ground shake on last weeks earthquakes, although on Nov 14 one of my pendulum clocks stopped working, As I was in Australia, didn't notice it there.
There were small earthquake movements in the Auckland region, as reported by my daughter who was home.

About 2 months ago there (...)
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Congratulations Steve and to your son.
There is nothing nicer than the smell of a freshly printed ticket. coolI have to agree with the comments of Greg though, gone are the days of an Electrician, merely pulling wires and hooking them (...)
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Re: Seeking 1200µF >400VAC MPPF power Capacitors
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Often LiveWire supply carries salvaged capacitors. If you can't find it on their website you can try calling them to see if they have it on hand. I've done that in the past when I was looking for a circuit breaker that was no longer manufactured.

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The Building and Health inspectors had no issues.
I felt it, and it was solid. No flex.


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