The Electrical Contractor Network

ECN Electrical Forum
Discussion Forums for Electricians, Inspectors and Related Professionals

Books, Tools and Test Equipment for Electrical and Construction Trades

Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#106012 - 09/16/05 01:00 PM Condo Owner NM Installation
Webmaster Offline

Administrator
Member

Registered: 10/07/00
Posts: 3142
Loc: NY, USA
 Quote:
I Opened this panel and found these white and black conductors landed to the same 20 Amp single pole breaker and the bare ground on the neutral buss carrying the neutral current, no connector in the panel, cable run downstairs into the garage where I am sure there is a concealed splice in the wall before it exists in 500 Wiremold, through the wall of the garage with the wall paper with no raceway to quad receptacles in an office. Lucky for the new condo owner it is still under warranty,

Mark
(techgod)









Top
2014 / 2011 NEC & Related Books and Study Guides
#106013 - 09/16/05 03:13 PM Re: Condo Owner NM Installation
BElder Offline
Member

Registered: 11/03/04
Posts: 52
Loc: Paradise, CA. U.S.A.
A backup conductor incase one fails also with 2 12 Ga. conductors that could be a 40 amp. circuit
& they could have done alot nicer job of drywall texture in that panel too

Top
#106014 - 09/16/05 06:51 PM Re: Condo Owner NM Installation
sandsnow Offline
Member

Registered: 09/21/04
Posts: 163
Loc: Irvine, CA, USA
Nice offset on the wiremold, though.
_________________________
Larry LeVoir
Inspector
City of Irvine, CA

Top



ECN Electrical Forums - sponsored by Electrical Contractor Network - Electrical and Code Related Discussion for Electrical Contractors, Electricians, Inspectors, Instructors, Engineers and other related Professionals