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Posted in thread: Damage to Spa Panel on 01-15-2016 at 06:01 AM
I would remove the breaker from the panel and take it to home depot for a damaged item return.
They would probably take it with no questions asked.
Posted in thread: 5500w element taking a long time to heat on 01-14-2016 at 03:56 AM
I'm not to familiar with the Brew Boss, I would check to see what kind of duty cycle your
running through your SSR to the element. It should be 100% if just starting to heat like you
described. You ca...
Posted in thread: Wire Crimpers on 05-05-2015 at 04:54 AM
Please don't give poor advice lschiavo. Yes you can do the reverse wrap for stranded, but I
would never recommend that to another person. You can make your own choices for your projects,
but if I caug...
Posted in thread: Need some help troubleshooting my 50A GFI breaker... on 04-24-2015 at 09:15 PM
That is a very good explanation of how gfcis work ajdelange.
Posted in thread: Need some help troubleshooting my 50A GFI breaker... on 04-24-2015 at 02:23 AM
Your right. The neutral and ground being bonded together in your brew controller is causing the
problem. You just need to find the point where that is happening and sever that point making
sure that g...
Posted in thread: Need some help troubleshooting my 50A GFI breaker... on 04-20-2015 at 02:40 AM
Scary as hell to me that you would choose to use a 100amp breaker to test the integrity of your
wiring when you know that your 50amp breaker trips, but to each their own. I would never
recommend that ...
Posted in thread: Breaker went bad on 04-20-2015 at 02:20 AM
So with the red black lifted your main breaker hold... Thats good. This leads me to believe its
the actual panel and not the breaker that is causing you a problem. If you have all the wires,
Posted in thread: Breaker went bad on 04-20-2015 at 01:44 AM
I see. So both breakers are tripping then? So one more time, is the breaker in your main panel
also a GFCI breaker?The reason I am asking is occasionally (and this is often enough where its
worth me a...
Posted in thread: Breaker went bad on 04-20-2015 at 01:25 AM
Oh cool. So it sounds like we have isolated the problem to your old panel. So one more
question. What kind of breaker are you using in your main panel to feed your spa panel? Is it
also a GFCI?The nex...
Posted in thread: Breaker went bad on 04-20-2015 at 12:57 AM
Remove the wire that is landed on the breaker, including the neutral at the bus, turn on the
breaker... Does it hold? If it does then you have a problem in your cord from the panel to your