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Old 01-13-2014, 06:49 PM   #21
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Did you use a metric GFI? Or the Murican imperial one?
We heard yours only trip when the sap flows real good....~CS~
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Old 01-13-2014, 07:47 PM   #22
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The only thing that came to mind was , Hubbell?
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We heard yours only trip when the sap flows real good....~CS~
We all know its not the voltage thats the killer................its the sap
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Okay, don't answer that question .

A GFCI receptacle is feeding a standard receptacle. When the GFCI is turned off (test buttons), the downstream receptacle turns on. When the GFCI is turned on, the downstream receptacle turns off. Load and line sides are wired correctly. Didn't have a chance to investigate further before I got chased out of there for the day.

What you say wise guys...erm...wise men?
You missed something. When you go back, you can fix that line and load/ conductor swapped problem.
Let us know what happens.
Oh yeah, bring another GFCI receptacle with you so you can claim "out of box failure"
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We heard yours only trip when the sap flows real good....~CS~
You're close, chicken man. Canadian GFCI's don't trip during the hockey season. Service calls are a violation when the game is on. It's in Section 25 of the CEC.
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You're close, chicken man. Canadian GFCI's don't trip during the hockey season. Service calls are a violation when the game is on. It's in Section 25 of the CEC.
I suppose it's still okay for a GFCI to trip during the Tim Horton's Brier, though, right?
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You're close, chicken man. Canadian GFCI's don't trip during the hockey season. Service calls are a violation when the game is on. It's in Section 25 of the CEC.


Just wish our code had a section that prevented protective relays from operating during a super bowl.
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Either of the GFCI's installed ground up?

What was the orientation of the plate screws?

Correct both of these and I'm almost positive your problem will go away.
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If your bored you ought to be tappin that ass , unless you are not capabale , if that's the case have her give me a ring
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SE cable. Definitely SE.
Not a chance, I blame the blue carlon box. It's definitely either the blue carlon box or George Bush's fault.
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Not a chance, I blame the blue carlon box. It's definitely either the blue carlon box or George Bush's fault.
You're way late......

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Oh please. The simplest explanation is the best one. Its probably in a Carlon blue box.
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Okay, don't answer that question .

A GFCI receptacle is feeding a standard receptacle. When the GFCI is turned off (test buttons), the downstream receptacle turns on. When the GFCI is turned on, the downstream receptacle turns off. Load and line sides are wired correctly. Didn't have a chance to investigate further before I got chased out of there for the day.

What you say wise guys...erm...wise men?
Alright, times up!
What did you find with this?
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Alright, times up!
What did you find with this?
Won't be back for another two weeks.
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Okay, don't answer that question .

A GFCI receptacle is feeding a standard receptacle. When the GFCI is turned off (test buttons), the downstream receptacle turns on. When the GFCI is turned on, the downstream receptacle turns off. Load and line sides are wired correctly. Didn't have a chance to investigate further before I got chased out of there for the day.

What you say wise guys...erm...wise men?
They may have figured that after eight hours they'd send you home for the day.
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