ECN Electrical Forum - Discussion Forums for Electricians, Inspectors and Related Professionals
ECN Shout Chat
Shout Box
Recent Posts
Fuse blower plug?
by SPSchuman. 07/20/19 05:02 PM
Baseboard Mounted Light Bulb Socket
by SPSchuman. 07/15/19 03:22 PM
Hunter Fan Recalls Brunswick 3 & 4 Light Fans
by Admin. 07/11/19 11:08 AM
Honeywell Recalls some Smoke Sensors
by Admin. 07/11/19 11:03 AM
New in the Gallery:
What is this for?
Plug terminals
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 8 guests, and 9 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate Thread
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3
What is This? #199363
02/22/11 09:45 PM
02/22/11 09:45 PM
Admin  Offline
OP
Administrator
Member
Joined: Oct 2000
Posts: 3,552
NY, USA
Quote
What is This?

Harold


[Linked Image]

[Linked Image]

Tools for Electricians:
Re: What is This? [Re: Admin] #199364
02/22/11 10:06 PM
02/22/11 10:06 PM
W
wewire2  Offline
Member
Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 244
California
Looks like the cap part of a liquidtight connector assembly.

Re: What is This? [Re: Admin] #199365
02/22/11 10:28 PM
02/22/11 10:28 PM
HotLine1  Offline

Member
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 7,094
Brick, NJ USA
How about...an 'S' fuse adaptor that was slightly butched?


John
Re: What is This? [Re: Admin] #199366
02/22/11 10:29 PM
02/22/11 10:29 PM
L
LarryC  Offline
Member
Joined: Jul 2004
Posts: 783
Winchester, NH, US
Just the outer shell part of some sort of screw in light bulb base.

Re: What is This? [Re: Admin] #199367
02/23/11 02:27 AM
02/23/11 02:27 AM
T
thiggy  Offline
Member
Joined: May 2004
Posts: 24
B'ham Al
Armoured cable bushing?

Re: What is This? [Re: Admin] #199371
02/23/11 10:48 AM
02/23/11 10:48 AM
HotLine1  Offline

Member
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 7,094
Brick, NJ USA
Looking at the thread spacing....perhaps you got it Thiggy!


John
Re: What is This? [Re: Admin] #199392
02/24/11 06:02 AM
02/24/11 06:02 AM
R
RODALCO  Offline
Member
Joined: Dec 2005
Posts: 857
Titirangi, Akld, New Zealand
Armour from a MIMS cable ?


The product of rotation, excitation and flux produces electricty.
Re: What is This? [Re: RODALCO] #199413
02/25/11 12:48 PM
02/25/11 12:48 PM
S
sparky  Offline
Member
Joined: Oct 2000
Posts: 5,372
spot on Thiggy

i see these quite a lot ....

~S~

Last edited by sparky; 02/25/11 12:48 PM.
Re: What is This? [Re: sparky] #199428
02/25/11 07:44 PM
02/25/11 07:44 PM
L
LarryC  Offline
Member
Joined: Jul 2004
Posts: 783
Winchester, NH, US
Is this one that has been removed after being installed? The right side of it looks a little rough.

Re: What is This? [Re: thiggy] #199430
02/25/11 08:53 PM
02/25/11 08:53 PM
Admin  Offline
OP
Administrator
Member
Joined: Oct 2000
Posts: 3,552
NY, USA
Originally Posted by thiggy
Armoured cable bushing?

Ding Ding Ding!!

Quote
It's a brass "Anti-short" bushing for old armor cable wiring. The following pictures show how it was suppose to be installed.

The only thing wrong here is that I only have a piece of new MC cable and I didn't have a piece of an old armor cable, but you should get the idea.

Harold


[Linked Image]

[Linked Image]


Page 1 of 3 1 2 3

Featured:

2017 Master Electrician Exam Preparation Combos
2017 NEC Electrician
Exam Prep Combos:
Master / Journeyman

 

Member Spotlight
TOOL_5150
TOOL_5150
Bay Area
Posts: 61
Joined: August 2007
Show All Member Profiles 
Top Posters(30 Days)
Admin 5
Popular Topics(Views)
257,145 Are you busy
192,968 Re: Forum
182,621 Need opinion
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1
(Release build 20180101)
Page Time: 0.033s Queries: 16 (0.004s) Memory: 1.0256 MB (Peak: 1.2063 MB) Zlib enabled. Server Time: 2019-07-21 03:03:09 UTC