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Tuna junction box #217841 12/13/16 09:21 PM
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Not sure what kind of box cover you'd use here... smirk frown

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Re: Tuna junction box [Re: wa2ise] #217842 12/13/16 10:27 PM
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Just curious; did you actually find this, or found the pic??

I guess a 'Reynolds wrap cover'??




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Re: Tuna junction box [Re: HotLine1] #217843 12/14/16 04:29 AM
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No, just found the picture on facebook.

Re: Tuna junction box [Re: wa2ise] #217844 12/14/16 10:17 AM
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I notice that EMT is the wiring method used, which is not allowed in hazardous locations.
I hope that the box they used wasn't one of the "packed in oil" ones. If so the AHJ may make them change it out for one that never held any flammable liquids.

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Re: Tuna junction box [Re: wa2ise] #217845 12/14/16 07:11 PM
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Yes, our Director of Engineering had it on his phone this afternoon.



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Re: Tuna junction box [Re: wa2ise] #217846 12/15/16 06:36 PM
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Sorry Charley wink


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Re: Tuna junction box [Re: wa2ise] #217847 12/15/16 09:39 PM
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They make an NM cover for cat food cans... laugh


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Re: Tuna junction box [Re: ghost307] #217866 12/23/16 03:23 AM
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The oil provides cooling doesn't it? laugh

Re: Tuna junction box [Re: wa2ise] #217873 12/23/16 08:37 AM
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The oil could indeed be used for cooling...but let's try to avoid giving the EPA a reason to 'help us'.

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