ECN Electrical Forum - Discussion Forums for Electricians, Inspectors and Related Professionals
ECN Shout Chat
Top Posters(30 Days)
twh 10
Admin 4
Recent Posts
Windows 10, who's upgraded?
by geoff in UK. 05/29/17 01:05 PM
How do you find a good employee?
by ElectricianBud. 05/27/17 10:58 AM
Recall notice: Bosch Solar panels
by ElectricianBud. 05/27/17 10:53 AM
Correct rotation, wrong sequence
by Potseal. 05/27/17 12:15 AM
Dryer, Range grounding from "Main" panel
by sparkync. 05/25/17 05:49 PM
New in the Gallery:
SE cable question
Popular Topics(Views)
236,992 Are you busy
172,010 Re: Forum
164,887 Need opinion
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 60 guests, and 8 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate This Thread
#40766 - 08/03/04 02:30 PM Outside disco  
Big A  Offline
Member
Joined: Jan 2003
Posts: 46
Lynchburg, VA
Doing a service change and the AHJ wants an outside disco. Does this mean I have to run a four wire system from the disco to the service panel? Doesn't this in effect make the service panel a sub-panel?

Sorry if this sounds like a DIY'ers question, it's not. I've just never done a service change where they required me to use a disco after the can.


Work Gear for Electricians and the Trades

#40767 - 08/03/04 03:22 PM Re: Outside disco  
Bill Addiss  Offline
Member
Joined: Oct 2000
Posts: 3,878
NY, USA
Big A,

Yes to both questions. They make Meter/Mains (Meter enclosures with a Main Breaker) that might be your easiest solution.

Bill



Member Spotlight
Grover
Grover
Sebago, ME, USA
Posts: 109
Joined: January 2005
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: 0.011s Queries: 14 (0.002s) Memory: 0.7429 MB (Peak: 0.8625 MB) Zlib enabled. Server Time: 2017-05-30 01:22:53 UTC