ECN Electrical Forum - Discussion Forums for Electricians, Inspectors and Related Professionals
ECN Shout Chat
ShoutChat
Recent Posts
Square D "All-In-One" Panelboard
by NORCAL - 11/30/21 12:48 PM
Where is Everyone?
by luckyshadow - 11/21/21 10:14 AM
It's been an interesting career
by The Watt Doctor - 11/19/21 09:56 AM
Well I am back to stay (nearly 6 years)
by The Watt Doctor - 11/19/21 09:17 AM
Motor Load Relationships Between Fans and Pumps
by The Watt Doctor - 11/18/21 09:24 AM
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
1 members (Scott35), 51 guests, and 17 robots.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate Thread
Joined: Oct 2000
Posts: 3,669
Likes: 2
Admin Offline OP
Administrator
Member
Quote
So many of us assume that after having been in the trade for a number of years, "...we've seen it all." But once in a while something presents itself which, if not for the overriding hazard of it, is almost laughable.

This situation was discovered on the wiring to the evaporater in a walk-in cooler at a fast food restaurant. Seems the carflex was too short for whomever initially installed the wiring.

[Linked Image]

Note the open wire splices and lack of support for carflex -- all in a damp environment.

[Linked Image]

Bonus: Check out the upturned plastic bowl which is being used to support the drain pan to the unit.

[Linked Image]

The shelving/racking is right up against the wiring.

Sincerely submitted,
Brad Wandersee
DaVeer Contracting, Inc.

Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 2,527
B
Moderator
Young Grasshopper, you have not yet learned to grasp the concept of the walkin box AS One Fully Within The Bounds Of Article 370. Seek Enrichment In The Minds Eye that the Omnipotent Walkin Indeed BECOMES The Virtual Junction Box. Only DuctTaype ByzugsPuunkt Zen can truly Make It Whole.

OOOuumm…

Joined: Nov 2000
Posts: 2,236
Member
Why of course, Beej... it's just one big J-Box!

LOL!


-Virgil
Residential/Commercial Inspector
5 Star Inspections
Member IAEI
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 2,527
B
Moderator
You have done well, young '66wv grasshopper. A most perceptive observation.

Joined: Aug 2001
Posts: 7,520
P
Member
Well, I was going to make some comment about freezing one's wirenuts...... [Linked Image]

Maybe it's an experiment in superconductivity? Just set the dial to 5 deg. K. and wait!

Joined: Jan 2002
Posts: 1,457
E
Member
And just how else would they get the shelf to fit?


Link Copied to Clipboard
Featured:

Tools for Electricians
Tools for Electricians
 

* * * * * * *

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

 

Member Spotlight
RH1
RH1
California
Posts: 22
Joined: August 2009
Top Posters(30 Days)
Admin 3
dsk 2
Popular Topics(Views)
286,306 Are you busy
218,759 Re: Forum
204,917 Need opinion
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.5