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Nice place for a heater! #107810
07/15/04 10:46 PM
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Do you like this nice heated working stool for performing work on this panel?

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Re: Nice place for a heater! #107811
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Unbelieveable. Wonder if that is the operating instructions taped to the panel?


John
Re: Nice place for a heater! #107812
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In the second pic, is that the man responsible for fitting the furnace looking nervously in as you take the photo?? [Linked Image]

At least the panel wouldn't suffer from damp!!!


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Does the receptacle under the window require GFCI protection?

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Re: Nice place for a heater! #107814
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Funny how I always try to maintain working space clearances for other trades, but I rarely get this reciprocated [Linked Image] Even sitting on that unit, this panel would be a PITA to do much beyond reset a breaker in!

Is that orange cable winding its way around above the panel 10/3?

-Randy

Re: Nice place for a heater! #107815
07/19/04 10:36 PM
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UKsparky: No, the person in the picture was my buddy grilling out! This was taken on a fishing trip in Northern Wisconsin my family and I were on and it is tough NOT taking pictures of electrical violations when I see 'em!

PCBelarge: This room was a mechanical room and even though it was drywalled, I personally considered it "unfinished". The kitchen or bathroom was not GFCI protected at all.

Randy: I figured you'd get a kick out of this one! The 10/3 actually is stretched around the room and goes into a water heater with no supporting means whatsoever (into the heater, that is). It is cable-tied to a copper pipe that also stretches around the room.

Ian


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