ECN Electrical Forum - Discussion Forums for Electricians, Inspectors and Related Professionals
ECN Shout Chat
Top Posters(30 Days)
Potseal 11
Recent Posts
Permit Snafus...AHJs and Contractors Jump in
by HotLine1. 04/30/17 02:30 PM
201 volt equipment?
by bigpapa. 04/29/17 12:15 AM
Schneider LC1D09
by jraef. 04/28/17 11:05 PM
Electrode boilers question
by annemarie1. 04/27/17 01:40 PM
Why cables look like they do
by LongRunner. 04/26/17 09:36 AM
New in the Gallery:
SE cable question
Popular Topics(Views)
235,042 Are you busy
169,884 Re: Forum
163,072 Need opinion
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 56 guests, and 9 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate This Thread
#107847 - 07/09/04 11:08 PM Dishwasher Outlet (More Fun Part 2)  
Admin  Offline

Administrator
Member
Joined: Oct 2000
Posts: 3,439
NY, USA
Quote
Was going to add an extension box & MC cable to move this outlet to get rid of a power strip that was running a dishwasher... then I found this......

There's a pic of my helper that followed me around all day also [Linked Image]

-Randy
[Linked Image]

[Linked Image]

[Linked Image]

[Linked Image]

[Linked Image]


2017 / 2014 NEC & Related Books and Study Guides

#107848 - 07/10/04 04:52 AM Re: Dishwasher Outlet (More Fun Part 2)  
e57  Offline
Member
Joined: May 2003
Posts: 2,876
S.F.,CA USA
You stole my best helper!


Mark Heller
"Well - I oughta....." -Jackie Gleason

#107849 - 07/10/04 12:54 PM Re: Dishwasher Outlet (More Fun Part 2)  
pauluk  Offline
Member
Joined: Aug 2001
Posts: 7,520
Norfolk, England
Yep.... Cats are far more intelligent than a lot of humans in my experience.


#107850 - 07/10/04 07:13 PM Re: Dishwasher Outlet (More Fun Part 2)  
John Steinke  Offline
Member
Joined: Apr 2001
Posts: 518
Reno,Nv., USA
At least you don't have the NYC problem of rats eating the romex!


#107851 - 07/11/04 10:10 AM Re: Dishwasher Outlet (More Fun Part 2)  
Lostazhell  Offline
Member
Joined: Feb 2004
Posts: 1,429
Bakersfield, CA (Originally Or...
If only he could've pulled that outlet out from behind the drawers that were completely in my way... I would've added him to payroll [Linked Image]

John... I've come across that a couple times... documented here https://www.electrical-contractor.net/ubb/Forum5/HTML/000594.html

-Randy


#107852 - 07/11/04 10:32 PM Re: Dishwasher Outlet (More Fun Part 2)  
DougW  Offline
Member
Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 1,143
North Chicago, IL
At first I thought it might be the old (ancient) NM cable, with the fraying fabric visible in the pics... then I scrolled down.

Yikes!

Don't think that that box was quite designed for that application.

(At least it was in a box [Linked Image] )

Love yer help!


#107853 - 07/12/04 06:32 PM Re: Dishwasher Outlet (More Fun Part 2)  
Lostazhell  Offline
Member
Joined: Feb 2004
Posts: 1,429
Bakersfield, CA (Originally Or...
Doug,
Whoever remodeled that kitchen had something major against grounding anything! In the first "More Fun" posted in here are his kitchen island outlets... no ground there either! Not to mention being tapped off the old electric range ckt & still on the old 50A 2P breaker! [Linked Image]

-Randy



Member Spotlight
Admin
Admin
NY, USA
Posts: 3,439
Joined: October 2000
Show All Member Profiles 
Featured:

2017 NEC and Related
2017 NEC
Now Available!

Shout Box
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.0
Page Time: 0.014s Queries: 14 (0.002s) Memory: 0.7861 MB (Peak: 0.9383 MB) Zlib enabled. Server Time: 2017-05-01 04:14:56 UTC