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  1. General Electrical Discussion
    I installed a Recessed Ceiling Light. The Manufacturer Halo Eaton built Silver Metal Mounting Rack with Very Sharp Inner Edges. Wires loop through the center sharp edge. So when installing or removing a ceiling lightl it may cut/tear, and spark. (it happened to previous customer) Sometimes...
  2. General Electrical Discussion
    I'm needing to attach some short sections of strut to a precast concrete ceiling for a run of 2" EMT. Anyone use TapCons for this? Normally I'd use drop ins for a concrete ceiling; however with the hollows in the precast I'm afraid of punching them through when setting.
  3. Residential Electrical Forum
    This is a strange one. We recently completed a whole house renovation project. We rewired the whole house, new feed from the pole and panel box. We are having an issue with 3 Regency ceiling fan/light fixtures in 3 bedrooms that are on 2 separate circuits, controlled by single pole switches...
  4. General Electrical Discussion
    Is there a minimum distance required between a wall sconce and a sloping ceiling? In this case, the ceiling meets the wall at about 5-feet, so the homeowner would like the sconce as high on the wall as possible. Is there a regulation minimum distance?
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