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Frank Adams panel information #216040
09/15/15 10:34 PM
09/15/15 10:34 PM
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corona  Offline OP
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I recently came across a Frank Adams panel that had been sealed up for a few decades and the site G.C had no idea of what a find it was. I'm interested in finding out more information about this panel. I have personally been working electrical for 20+ years and was I introduced to electrical work by my grandfather who had his own company. In all this time I have only seen 1 panel even close to this one. Can anyone help me out with a direction for information about this panel.

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Re: Frank Adams panel information [Re: corona] #216041
09/15/15 10:53 PM
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This forum is unable to accept my pic's of this panel, due to their file size is 3X's to large. My description is as follows. Pull out 100A main, 7 separate sections, w/ each section/breaker's having 4 separate switches and fuses. Each section directly attaches to the A & B phases of the buses and is held in place by 1 bolt on either side. Basically, capable of 4X 30A circuits each. If I can explain anything else, let me know.

Re: Frank Adams panel information [Re: corona] #216043
09/16/15 01:13 AM
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Originally Posted by corona
This forum is unable to accept my pic's of this panel, due to their file size is 3X's to large.
Corona,

Did you try Electrical-Photos.com? You may be able to upload there and then use the address (url) to post the pictures here.

Bill

Re: Frank Adams panel information [Re: corona] #216044
09/16/15 02:01 AM
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Welcome Corona!
Just a thought. Any Windows machine that you can browse the Internet from, should have "Paint" or "MSPaint" in the Accessories folder. You can open your pic, click "Image", then "Stretch/Skew" and use 50 or 60%. I always use Save as and add an "a" to the file name, to preserve the original. I doubt that you will see a difference, and the new file will be in the 100's of KB, instead of MB. Give it a try.
Joe

Re: Frank Adams panel information [Re: corona] #216122
10/08/15 12:47 PM
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Post the photo(s) on Photobucket & post link here.

Re: Frank Adams panel information [Re: NORCAL] #216124
10/09/15 12:53 PM
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Originally Posted by NORCAL
Post the photo(s) on Photobucket & post link here.



We'd rather the images be saved on the ECN server to avoid them being deleted or replaced with "objectionable" material.

Re: Frank Adams panel information [Re: electure] #216125
10/09/15 01:38 PM
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Originally Posted by electure
Originally Posted by NORCAL
Post the photo(s) on Photobucket & post link here.



We'd rather the images be saved on the ECN server to avoid them being deleted or replaced with "objectionable" material.
Ditto.

Photos can be uploaded to: https://www.electrical-photos.com/

Bill


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