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  1. Spa

    General Electrical Discussion
    I recently installed some wiring for a hot tub. There was some existing wiring going to the location however there was no neutral. I added a neutral wire going from a 2 pole GFCI breaker. It was late and I was tired and I made a mistake; I added the neutral to the bus in the enclosure with the...
  2. General Electrical Discussion
    Hi everyone, 100% city boy here who has never, ever -in 30 years- dealt with a swimming pool. Houses in my neighborhood all have urban-sized backyards and a customer has gotten themselves a 7 foot by 7 foot pool that basically looks like a bigger and thicker version of the tarp I used to put...
  3. General Electrical Discussion
    I have a customer with this... We want to connect the hot tub where it is if possible without moving the existing telephone and TV service points. I know this is not ideal, but is it a code violation? I'm not sure. Thanks in advance. :glasses:
  4. Residential Electrical Forum
    I want to apologize in advance if this is too detailed or wandering. I am in the midst of installing a new hot tub and I think I have the details straight but thought that a double check with you guys (experts) would be wise. The hot tub is a Sundance Optima and is in Marin county California...
  5. General Electrical Discussion
    Hi Everyone, First off, thanks for this great site; the Internet has, and is doing wonders to bring information to the forefront. I've been retired for a few years from commercial, and light industrial work as a Journeyman. Presently, I'm making a little extra ends meat by still 'turning...
  6. NEC Code Forum
    Does anyone know the article number in NEC that says the current ratting for the Jacuzzi GFI disconnect is supposed to be greater than or equal to the current rating of the feed breaker in the service panel? 680.43(A)(3) comes close but I don't think it is what I'm looking for. This question...
  7. Residential Electrical Forum
    I'm searching for reasons why I have spa jets working, but when heater comes on it trips breaker (60 amps)? Changed 3 Pole Contactor, still tripping breaker. Also, hooked up directly to 110 volt outside outlet, still tripped GFI breaker, any other scenarios? Thanks, David D.
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