ECN Electrical Forum - Discussion Forums for Electricians, Inspectors and Related Professionals
ECN Shout Chat
Top Posters(30 Days)
Trumpy 5
Recent Posts
What do you do?
by gfretwell. 09/18/17 08:17 PM
Supporting conduit bodies
by ghost307. 09/18/17 12:12 PM
Thermal Imaging Camera upgrade
by Potseal. 09/18/17 11:57 AM
Linear Power Supply Quits Under Load
by JoeTestingEngr. 09/15/17 11:37 PM
Recreational Trailer Power Supply
by David1. 09/14/17 01:55 PM
New in the Gallery:
Gallery Test
Popular Topics(Views)
240,814 Are you busy
176,573 Re: Forum
168,503 Need opinion
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 61 guests, and 8 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate This Thread
#108004 - 06/24/04 03:12 AM Duct-Tape King strikes again....  
Admin  Offline

Administrator
Member
Joined: Oct 2000
Posts: 3,457
NY, USA
Quote
Just curious what the point of tape here wasin the first place... If they'd used foil tape, they might've kept ground continuity...

-Randy
[Linked Image]

[Linked Image]


2017 / 2014 NEC & Related Books and Study Guides

#108005 - 06/24/04 03:30 AM Re: Duct-Tape King strikes again....  
e57  Offline
Member
Joined: May 2003
Posts: 2,876
S.F.,CA USA
The point of the tape is to keep out the rain silly! Otherwise it leaks out of the panel on to the floor........

Now, we all know the reason this hasn't been properly been taken care of.... It still works!


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

#108006 - 06/24/04 12:07 PM Re: Duct-Tape King strikes again....  
Bjarney  Offline
Moderator
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 2,527
West-Southern Inner-Northeast ...
Out West, an inspector with a wild imagination might consider it a "seismic joint." ;-)



Member Spotlight
mxslick
mxslick
Atomic City, ID USA
Posts: 803
Joined: October 2004
Show All Member Profiles 
Featured:

2017 Master Electrician Exam Preparation Combos
2017 NEC Electrician
Exam Prep Combos:
Master / Journeyman

 

Shout Box
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.0
Page Time: 0.012s Queries: 14 (0.002s) Memory: 0.7521 MB (Peak: 0.8771 MB) Zlib enabled. Server Time: 2017-09-19 17:07:27 UTC