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AFCI 'Testers', Anyone? #202547
08/09/11 08:27 PM
08/09/11 08:27 PM
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Gentlemen:

I'm looking for opinions, suggestions on an AFCI 'tester' for inspection purposes.

Any input will be appreciated.

What do you use?


John
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Re: AFCI 'Testers', Anyone? [Re: HotLine1] #202552
08/09/11 09:10 PM
08/09/11 09:10 PM
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most controverstail HotOne......~S~

Last edited by sparky; 08/09/11 09:10 PM.
Re: AFCI 'Testers', Anyone? [Re: HotLine1] #202555
08/09/11 09:17 PM
08/09/11 09:17 PM
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No, just looking for some input.

Had two new units; first use it tested out OK on two circs, then went into thermal seizure or something.



John
Re: AFCI 'Testers', Anyone? [Re: HotLine1] #202558
08/09/11 09:35 PM
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HotOne, i have more version 1's that i installed over a decade ago crappin' out than i can deal with here

it;s like the bane of my contractorhood (now i sound like robin hood...)

if a tester allowed small change contractors like me to fail these (or any of recent install) under the onus of warranty, we'd be all ascii ears ...

~S~


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