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Old 06-21-2017, 10:06 PM   #1
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100A breaker at switchgear backfeeds 100A breaker on this front garden panels bus which also has 100A breaker feeding another panel (dock) which may or may not have yet another 100A main, have not looked.
This panel needs to feed 7 toggle switches for garden lighting, a timer for more lighting, and a couple of receptacles for sprinkler timers. Then 100A needs to head to the dock for a couple of house boats.
It needs to be replaced. Any suggestions on making it look less like ass?

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.... Still looks fugly thou
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100A breaker at switchgear backfeeds 100A breaker on this front garden panels bus which also has 100A breaker feeding another panel (dock) which may or may not have yet another 100A main, have not looked.
This panel needs to feed 7 toggle switches for garden lighting, a timer for more lighting, and a couple of receptacles for sprinkler timers. Then 100A needs to head to the dock for a couple of house boats.
It needs to be replaced. Any suggestions on making it look less like ass?

Sorry can't make pic orient right
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I like the flow through ventilation at the bottom.
I'd go with less box, and stainless to boot. You do realize it ALL has to go, right? Get creative. Give the engineering department something to do.
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Is that 100 amp 16 space main lug panel ???


that is fugly .,,, I would rip all that crap out and do it right.,, that is bad enough to crack my glasses .,,
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Yes it is all garbage except the feed in and out, I won't touch that
How should I add 7 toggle switches to a panel and make it better than that?
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Rip it all out and start over with a stainless cabinet for all of it.
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Yes it is all garbage except the feed in and out, I won't touch that
How should I add 7 toggle switches to a panel and make it better than that?
I would rip all that crap out and start from new sheet aka new set up with proper enclosere

as far for toggle switches you can put it inside the enclosure box or outside of enclosure box depending on the arrangment ya want.

tell that customer they going have to understand that part of that panel need to be seriously clean up.

if the inspecter ever show up they will really give ya a roit act on that. espcally with pool system that where they can loose the cork some.

the way the photo now I look at it .,, that is a death trap for pool locations. if someone one walk up to that panel while soaking wet .,, ya know the rest will happend.,, that we dont want that to happend escpally so many exposed conductors .,,

so just do it right..
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Yes it is all garbage except the feed in and out, I won't touch that
How should I add 7 toggle switches to a panel and make it better than that?
Try four, 4"x4" boxes, with raised double switch covers. If need be use deep boxes. RS=Raised Steel covers
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