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Panel Violations #110299
03/15/06 06:03 PM
03/15/06 06:03 PM
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This is my first post of photos and I'm still learning how to work with picture files.

The attached photos show a remodel on a small store where two of the sub panels are located inside the walls that the owner put up.

- Alan Nadon / Elkhart Indiana
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Re: Panel Violations #110300
03/15/06 06:43 PM
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Alan,
Thanks for the pics. [Linked Image]
I sure hope that that panel never overheats.
Looks like it's surrounded by all the flammable materials known to Man.

Re: Panel Violations #110301
03/15/06 07:13 PM
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At least he left you doors, right? Though, he did sort of "miss" with that one covered by the shutter. You almost need a Sawzall to change any breakers on that left-hand buss. [Linked Image]

-John

Re: Panel Violations #110302
03/16/06 09:44 PM
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That second panel looks like it has already been through a fire. Wow.

Re: Panel Violations #110303
03/17/06 03:15 PM
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About the only good thing I can say is that a tool was required to open the louvered door. Unless that drywall screw in the last photo was just a handle...

Re: Panel Violations #110304
03/17/06 07:49 PM
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OK, 2nd pic....what's the black conductor on right that 'droops' accross the breakers and the furring strip????

John


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