Leaking, rotted outlet pipe - Pond Boss Forum
Dec 28, 2012· Any repair to the old one seems like it has limited life. I still feel the siphon drain is the way to go for the ideal overflow pipe. The line thru the dam is not buried down deep into the core of the dam so if there are any future problems with it would not …
Juction Box in the wall to wire a 220? | Yahoo Answers
May 01, 2009· By the national electrical code, all new outlets need to be 4 wire (separate ground), and when you move an outlet it is considered a new outlet. So if you have a 3 wire currently, code would require a new run. If you already have the 4 wire connection, then a junction box is fine. A dryer is normally 10 AWG, which is fine for the right size
What should you do if you hit a gas main while digging
For a more direct view of what’s underground, to cover all the bases and to include things that may not be on record, hire a company to do a mapping with ground penetrating radar. Be warned, that many places will hold you liable if you do dig and hit a utility without having called the service for guidance.
American Superconductor Sells Millions of Meters of Wire
Go deep on GTM''s hottest topics. the Korean company will have enough wire to install 10 to 15 miles of cable. The cables are generally put underground and are not dangling above the ground
Chasing light switch/cable into wall - how to do it
Sep 09, 2008· Using the lines where the trunking was fixed chase down the wall to switch position. 25mm deep. Mark out box and cut hole in wall deep enough to accept switch box. Slide small oval conduit over cable. Slide cable through knock out on box. Use rubber grommet around hole. Fix box and conduit to brick work. Make good. Re-connect switch. Re-connect
Electrical Wiring FAQ (Part 2 of 2)
- A breaker or fuse for outside wiring that is near the bottom of the breaker panel or in an add-on fusebox. The outdoor wiring may have been homeowner-installed after the house was built, and was not buried deep enough or was done with the wrong kind of wire - if the wire …
How to Check the Amp Size of a House''s Electrical Service
Dec 27, 2018· Inspect the gauge of the main service wire, if you can see it. Six gauge copper wire can carry 60 amps, four gauge indies 100 amps, 2 gauge …
Tips for Troubleshooting Your Pool Light – INYOPools
I want to buy a new housing and fish the wires through to the junction box but I am not an electrician and am not sure to buy a 12v or 120v housing! My local pinch-a-penny only has 12v housings listed as an option. Circuit runs through underground conduit approximately 60 ft., then up to a Photo Cell on the roof of a pool cabana, then back
code compliance - What are the requirements on buried
the new coupling he put in -- to be buried -- was black iron (which seems like a bad idea even to me who knows very little about this sf) the coupling going from 5/8" to the 3/8" line heading into the 2nd stage regulator at the garage was buried, including several feet of the uncoated 3/8" line
To winch or not to winch | Page 3 | Green Tractor Talk
Dec 22, 2018· As long as the tractor is not buried to the belly flat in mud and even then I could sill get the rope back there to do this as I have 3 snatch block pulley rated for the winch line. View attachment 663044 You can see the big shackle in this picture of the back of the tractor.
Power lines? (claim, state, kitchen, build) - Real Estate
Oct 01, 2007· We also have a nuer of nice, older (as in 80''s/90''s era homes) where the electric lines are not buried and are above ground, with wires running off the main lines to each individual home. Now here''s the part that''s rather curious. In one area, the lines are a real negative, and the neighborhood in general is not a "sought after" neighborhood.
FAQ: Billing Issues | Stop Smart Meters!
Appliances that are not used much have been unplugged. it seems such a waste of time trying to change when every last person is either out to rob you blind or just give you crap products or service. next step is buy a clip on energy meter reader, check all my individual wires at the fuse box then each individual item. then be just as pissed off
GFCI intermittently trips in wet weather - DoItYourself
Feb 22, 2018· Pulling wire is best done as a two man job unless you have a high quality spool rack, one guides the wires in and applies wire lube while the other smoothly pulls the tape or twine. You can get pulling lube in the electrical aisle of the hardware or bigbox - it will make a big difference.
How deep should a house’s sewer line be buried
Mar 19, 2012· If you do not have the option of lowering the pipe deeper in the ground, then you will have to insulate the area around the pipe as best you can. Depending on the average frost depth in the Colonial Heights area, encapsulating the entire pipe with foam insulation for a few feet could be more than enough protection to keep the pipe from freezing.
Outdoor robot navigation - GPS or robot lawn mower fence
If the wire is not buried too deep you may be able to apply an AC signal to it and detect it when you are over the wire. That''s generally how the electronic pet fences work. Actually the wire is being used by the robot lawn mower so don''t want to touch it, not sure what type …
Smart Meter Complaints – EMF Safety Network
If enough people are brave enough to do that, (not an easy adjustment but doable with the right mindset and backup) they lose also. No service, no pay!!! These …
Is it necessary to upgrade to 200 amp panel (which
I have 1800 sq ft house built in 1960s (4 bdroom, 2 1/2 bath). Current electrical panel is 100 amps which needs replacing due to hazardous brand. Our original estimate was to replace and upgrade to 200 amp panel. Electrical company says this would require trenching (50 ft behind our house; 3 ft deep) to the electrical source which more than doubles our original estimate.
Main Water Pipe Is Frozen Underground What Can I Do Help.
So dig them up , if there freezing there not buried deep enough. 4 ft minimum deep , deeper in colder climates 6 to 8 ft, I have seen the frost line go past 4 ft in the north of Canada. If you can''t bury them deep enough then don''t, heat tape wrapped around the pipe with insulation will work ok , and since there not buried you can maintain them
Tomatoes & Peppers:Tomato Staking methods: faves, pros and
Apr 09, 2009· A support wire made of 17 ga. electric fence wire strung between two trees attached with 1/4" eye screws and a turn buckle to keep the wire taught. From the wire down to the tomato plants I used yellow poly hay baler''s twine with clips that attach to the twine and then clips around the tomato stalk beneath a leaf joint.
General Electronic Dog Fence Troubleshooting by Pet DeFence
Your wire may not be deep enough to prevent damage from lawn aeration, yard maintenance equipment (lawn mowers are safe) or shovels. Even verti-cutting or cross-cutting for new seeding or de-thatching can be bad news for your wire where we are shallow around utilities or if we had to hand lay your wire under the sod, or if erosion has occurred
Awesome Places Where You Can Hide Your Food When SHTF
May 05, 2016· But you’ll still have enough food to keep you going. Just make sure you act like they’ve got it all, so that they don’t keep looking. UPDATE (from Lisa R.): If you are felling thrifty you can buy a club chair and replace the springs with a hidden lock box and cover it …
Winter Planning: What Size Tree to Buy? - Henry Homeyer
Feb 11, 2015· In general, I buy the smallest tree available, not the largest. I know that a small tree loses a smaller percentage of its roots when it is dug up for transplanting. Or if it has been growing in a plastic tub, I figure the less time it is in that tub, the less time the roots have to encircle the pot and get tangled.
Not liking my hive top feeder - but my queen does
May 21, 2010· New hive, first hive, installed early April. Was in the hive last weekend to add a second brood chaer (using mediums for everything). I had noticed previously that there was quite a bit of burr co between the top of the frames and the bottom of the hive-top feeder (it''s the kind with the formed-plastic troughs). This time I went in and had to disengage 4+ frames from the feeder because
Wireless concrete monitoring | Civil + Structural Engineer
Jul 16, 2020· Eedded versus non-eedded Bluetooth transmitters for monitoring concrete temperature and maturity. The maturity method, often simply referred to as maturity, is a way of evaluating new concrete’s in-place strength by relating time and temperature measurements to actual strength values. Typically, in-situ strength estimation is achieved through standard test methods, …
Overhead power lines to house are sagging - Home
Apr 19, 2013· Bluegill - Fair: Work small jigs tipped with a trailer or live bait in 12 -16 feet of water. Cooler weather might bring them in a little shallower. Skunk River (Rose Hill to Coppock) The Skunk River water level dropped this week. Water levels are low enough that anything bigger than a canoe will have problems getting around.