ECN Electrical Forum - Discussion Forums for Electricians, Inspectors and Related Professionals
ECN Shout Chat
Recent Posts
How's Florida doing with Hurricane Ian?
by Bill Addiss - 09/28/22 12:41 PM
Tough being a lineman's kid
by Bill Addiss - 09/28/22 12:39 PM
GFCI's pops in large numbers
by dsk - 09/26/22 04:35 AM
AFCI’s Revisited
by sparky - 09/24/22 09:58 AM
NFPA Price Increase Coming
by Bill Addiss - 09/23/22 02:22 PM
New in the Gallery:
240/208 to a house
240/208 to a house
by wa2ise, October 9
Now you know.
Now you know.
by Tom_Horne, September 7
Who's Online Now
0 members (), 29 guests, and 12 robots.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate Thread
Joined: Oct 2000
Posts: 2,749
Probably not an electrical one, right?

[Linked Image from]

Joe Tedesco, NEC Consultant
Stay up to Code with the Latest NEC:

2020 NEC & Related Reference & Study Guides
2020 NEC & Related Reference & Study Guides
Pass Your Exam the FIRST TIME with these Exam Prep Combos:

>> Master Electrician Exam Prep     >> JourneyMan Electrician Exam Prep

Joined: Dec 2004
Posts: 329
Quote -"Probably not an electrical one, right?"

I work with electrical engineers every day and while some actually work installs well. Most of them are pretty scary. This picture would actually be considered fairly well done [Linked Image]

[This message has been edited by IanR (edited 08-25-2005).]

Joined: Aug 2001
Posts: 7,520
That looks more like a temporary test lashup than a permanent install. [Linked Image]

I think it's probably safe to say that it doesn't come under the requirements of "neat and workmanlike."

Joined: Nov 2001
Posts: 745
...Maybe a sanitation engineer. The install looks like $%^&$%&. Seems like a bizarre place to mount equipment, on the side of w water heater [Linked Image]

Wonder why there are two transformers, and only one is connected...?

Mike (mamills)

Joined: Dec 2004
Posts: 329
"Wonder why there are two transformers, and only one is connected...?"

That's a spare for when the first one burns out because there's no OCP. [Linked Image]

Link Copied to Clipboard

Tools for Electricians
Tools for Electricians

* * * * * * *

2020 Master Electrician Exam Preparation Combos
2020 NEC Electrician
Exam Prep Combos:
Master / Journeyman


Member Spotlight
Attic Rat
Attic Rat
Bergen Co.,N.J. USA
Posts: 524
Joined: December 2003
Top Posters(30 Days)
Popular Topics(Views)
297,560 Are you busy
228,370 Re: Forum
213,248 Need opinion
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.5