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#106695 - 02/06/05 05:15 AM Did Someone Say "Junkyard"?
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#106696 - 02/06/05 06:14 AM Re: Did Someone Say "Junkyard"?
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You know enclosures just hold in heat, moisture and dust.

This guy is obviously ahead of his time.


Just kidding, was this live?

Hopefully it was not a 480 circuit with 277 to ground!!

I know 120 is dangerous and should be coved also but a 277 blast is more likely to do permanent damage.
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#106697 - 02/06/05 06:21 AM Re: Did Someone Say "Junkyard"?
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Its 240V. and yes its live,the starter is for a compresser next to the old RR encl.the pipe runs to the QO panel on the far right.

P.S. sorry about the bad photos.(quality)

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#106698 - 02/06/05 07:50 AM Re: Did Someone Say "Junkyard"?
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I thought that was some sort of pneumatic solenoid when I saw the pic.

Holy Cow

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#106699 - 02/06/05 03:51 PM Re: Did Someone Say "Junkyard"?
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Its a Furnas ESP starter.

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#106700 - 03/08/05 08:46 PM Re: Did Someone Say "Junkyard"?
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Look at the bright side.... theyre not even close to box fill on this

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