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#10823 - 06/19/02 03:13 PM AC DISCONNECT  
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FOR RESIDENTIAL AC COMPRESSOR HOOK-UP--2002 CODE WILL NOW REQUIRE A 120V OUTDOOR RECEPT. IS THERE A DISCONNECT OR A METHOD TO REDUCE INCREASED COST AND WORK FOR INSTALLATION?


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#10824 - 06/19/02 08:17 PM Re: AC DISCONNECT  
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Place the compressor close to the recept provided in the front or back of the house.


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#10825 - 06/19/02 09:56 PM Re: AC DISCONNECT  
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I'm sure some company will start making one, but I don't really see the need. The disconeect will surely cost a good bit more than a cheap A/C disconeect and the contractor will pay for the one you have to install and it won't be that expensive anyway.


#10826 - 06/19/02 10:34 PM Re: AC DISCONNECT  
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Not to mention that you pull a 10/2, 8/2, or 6/2 to a 240v compressor which means you have no neutral to serve a 120v recept.



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