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Hoist Pendant Switch
by electure on 11/16/08 04:13 PM

The proper pendant had "a problem" with the switch.

This was the maintenance guy's fix for it. An SPDT Center Off rocker switch.

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#182050 - 11/16/08 08:22 PM Re: Hoist Pendant Switch [Re: electure]  
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I think it needs a bit more duct tape...


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#182209 - 11/21/08 06:31 AM Re: Hoist Pendant Switch [Re: electure]  
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Man, is that classy or what?

I take it that there was a proper industrial rated pendant on the end of that cable?

I was under the impression you had to use momentary switches on hoists.

Also, duct tape will conduct electricity given the right conditions (temperature/humidity).

Did this guy just put a direct replacement in the "too hard" basket?

BTW, I love the wire nut end sticking out through the tape, it just sets the whole thing off!



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