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#118671 - 10/18/04 08:54 PM Weathered Weatherhead
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We found this one by accident, I looked up to see if we needed to replace the wires and found them in poor shape speaking mildly. after taken it down (with power turned off) we found that a couple of the strands of the netural had burnt into because of contact with one or both of the lines.

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#118672 - 10/19/04 02:35 PM Re: Weathered Weatherhead
Dave55 Offline

Registered: 05/08/04
Posts: 666
Loc: Crystal Lake, Illinois, USA
From the pictures it looks like way too much wire crammed into too small a conduit and service head. Do you know the wire ga. and conduit size, Jwww???


#118673 - 10/19/04 07:32 PM Re: Weathered Weatherhead
Jwww Offline
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Registered: 07/19/04
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The conduit was 2" and the wire was 4/0.

#118674 - 10/19/04 08:46 PM Re: Weathered Weatherhead
e57 Offline

Registered: 05/27/03
Posts: 2837
Loc: S.F.,CA USA
Would not even think of disturbing that.
Mark Heller
"Well - I oughta....." -Jackie Gleason

#118675 - 10/20/04 06:23 AM Re: Weathered Weatherhead
Ryan_J Offline

Registered: 08/19/03
Posts: 1355
Loc: West Jordan, Utah, USA
It reminds of the Pink Floyd The Wall movie with the cartoon meat grinder.
Ryan Jackson,
Salt Lake City

#118676 - 10/20/04 06:52 AM Re: Weathered Weatherhead
Trumpy Offline


Registered: 07/05/02
Posts: 8532
Loc: SI,New Zealand
LOL Ryan,
I had exactly the same thought!.
Let's face it, these days if you're not young, you're old - Red Green grin


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