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Re: Locked rotor, no burnout
Posted by andey:
It is not fully impossible for a shaded pole Motor to overheat, it depends on the size and design. See link.
Maybe, because the water pump manufacturer did a little thinking, they designed their motor expecting it to get stuck by obstacles once in a while.

Re: Temporarily feeding a panel...
Posted by Potseal:
Thanks for the replies.

This question comes as a result of an actual project that I am involved in. I was asked by my supervisor to prepare to feed an Emergency power panel from a Normal power panel which will be part of a major electrical shutdown at the building where I work. When he (...)
Re: breaker meltdown
Posted by sparky:
CRS, I would imagine a coastal environment juxtaposed to a missing panel cover would warrant it's replacement

Re: 230 or 345 kV transmission lines?
Posted by Vlado:
345 kV with a single massive conductor per phase:
Footage and design is half a century old smile
Re: Electrical mast flashing product
Posted by ThomasWinfrey:
Yeah, I agree with twh.
Re: What estimating software do you recommend?
Posted by sparky:
Technology is here to stay ,fact is a biz owner would be crazy to not embrace it , because the world is beating it's path in asci to any of it these days.

But since it's proliferated every corner of it , there's no excuse to have anyone ,or anything on our dime and/or holding our hands

This is (...)
Re: "Dry Run" Inspection goes awry
Posted by HotLine1:
Personally, "drive bys" at the end of the day do not do anybody good.

If I ever left the office with 40 cards spread over the 32 sq. miles of the Twp., it would be a very, very long day. Again, the 'load' depends on what the jobs are, and IF they are 'all over'. We had a 'flash' guy back a (...)
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Re: Replacing 70W HPS with 18W LED
Posted by sparky:
Potseal, i hope you're making out on this retro deal here

On you're sales rep query, i gotta say i've spent a LOT of phone time with them in my ear

When it comes to retrofits, they slice,dice, make julian fries, have somehow evolved to be seated at the right hand of God Himself, etc....

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