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  1. General Electrical Discussion
    HI All; I have 8 gauge wire that has a black and a white (no ground). I want to connect/splice it to 10/3 (black,red,white and a ground) with a plug. My thoughts: connect the black and red from the 10 gauge to the black from the 8 gauge, then white 10 gauge to white 8 gauge. Buy an 8 gauge...
  2. Residential Electrical Forum
    Hi, I am trying to splice a 4 AWG GEC. I already have this tool: Ancor® 703040 - SAE 8-4/0 AWG Hex Lug and Splice Heavy Duty Terminal Crimper and I plan on using this splice: Burndy YS4C Is this doable? I would rather not buy another tool. If not, why not? and which affordable tool would you...
  3. General Electrical Discussion
    I recently had the fan motor on my condenser blade replaced. The hvac tech left the splice outside the shroud. He used a waterproof end to secure the splice and wrapped with electrical tape. It is exposed though where someone could come up and touch it. Does this meet code (California)? Does...
  4. NEC Code Forum
    What are the requirements of splicing romex in attics in the NEC. Is it required to be spliced in a box? Please state where it is located in the NEC.
  5. Services and Service Equipment
    Hello, I've recently started installing a 200A service in place of a 100A service. I need to feed my new panel off of the old panel for the time being until they power up the new 200A meter, but I only have two 10' sections of 100A service cable two run between the two panels. I was wondering if...
  6. NEC Code Forum
    (1) The pump was moved and the bonding (equipotential) wire was extended by splicing needed length. The splice is in the ground. Is it permissible and under what cisrumstances. (2) Whip to 3/4 HP was replaced and it has all #14 multistrand including ground. I believe the coed calls for min #12...
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