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Re: Burning out of return(white) side of 120volt rec [Re: crselectric] #220017
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Re: Burning out of return(white) side of 120volt rec [Re: gfretwell] #220108
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If I es sharing neutral wouldnt it have to be open neutral upstream of these burning out ends of runs.....?

Re: Burning out of return(white) side of 120volt rec [Re: crselectric] #220109
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So if it’s a three wire circuit, would it see higher voltage on half the circuit? Enough to generate arcing that wouldn’t trip arc fault breakers?

Re: Burning out of return(white) side of 120volt rec [Re: crselectric] #220110
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