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Old 01-19-2014, 03:16 AM   #11
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Do you have a multi-meter or a 110V test light?

If so, make sure that you have 110V on PID terminal 9 & 10 you turn the PID power on.

Does your PID power switch have a LED in it as the diagram shows? Does it illuminate? EDIT - Never mind - I see your switch doesnt have an LED in it.

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Old 01-19-2014, 03:20 AM   #12
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I see that you are using a green wire coming from the neutral bar and a black wire coming from the PID Power switch to the PID. I assume they go to the PID.

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Old 01-19-2014, 04:06 AM   #13
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You are correct, I have the wrong type of contacts in the estop.

Aside from ordering different contacts, do you know how I could solve this problem?
Well - After looking at and studying your wiring plan, I do not have a clue. I see green wiring going to places that do not require grounding wiring.

I do not even know if you have GFCI protection to your controller. And - If so - does it function? Do you have a GFCI breaker in place or a spa panel installed for your controller power feed?
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Old 01-19-2014, 01:07 PM   #14
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If you are using pushbutton switches without lights in them, I have a suspicion that you've wired both the hot and neutral to the switch. A neutral is required to a switch only to complete the circuit for the light.

It seems you don't have a multimeter. Go get one so you can determine the problem.

At the very least, wire the pid power directly to the terminal strips and then plug it in. If nothing else, that should supply power to the PID. Once you know that's working correctly you can move on to the next thing.

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Old 01-19-2014, 08:59 PM   #15
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Did you wire you plug yourself as well? If you did you might want to check that no wires got transposed there also. my concern is the E-stop is not tripping the GFCI and so something is wrong there, obviously current is flowing in the circuit as the resistors are getting hot. Just to ask again - the circuit you are plugging this into difinately has a GFCI breaker? And you have check it is the correct circuit by tripping the breaker at the panel and confirming no power at the switch?

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