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  1. "outdoor" high bay lighting

    Code Violation Discussion
    IP 66 luminaire and some heavy duty outdoor wiring method :eek:... Something I have run into on way to a service call Do they still allow MH lamps with only aluminium reflector and no glass, or does it have to be fully enclosed? I have seen plenty of open type ones in warehouses and shops...
  2. Hack job.

    General Electrical Discussion
    I just completed a panel change out. There are more splices then a AT&T phone box
  3. Small Commercial Building Rework

    General Electrical Discussion
    These are some of the issues I'm coming across. Yes, if I'm not mistaken, that clear-insulated wire with the green ground, the one that's not spliced inside a j-box? I believe that's speaker wire. :eek: It looks like it was used for lighting.
  4. Hacks

    General Electrical Discussion
    While looking for a pdf version of the Canadian electric code I came across this on a DIY website.
  5. Cheaper than hiring an electrician

    Code Violation Discussion
    Brother moved into a house which he and his wife bought for a really really good price; basically paid for the land (2 acres). Problem is that it has its share of issues. 103 years old. Previous homeowners had house lifted and put in a new full foundation. K&T wiring was taken out of the...
  6. Friends Electrical - Hack Work

    Residential Electrical Forum
    So I am house sitting for a friend of mine who is away. Looking after his dogs and thought I would check out his electrical. What a mess! The pictures will speak for themselves. Even took one with the panel cover off. House was built in 2004 and was owned by some people from overseas in...
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