Illustrated Catastrophes: A Cascade of Missteps

Illustrated Catastrophes: A Cascade of Missteps

More Code catastrophes uncovered and corrected in these faulty installations

All references are based on the 2014 edition of the NEC.

A Cascade of Missteps

A big “thank you” goes out to Jerome Reinhart for sharing this photo with us. Jerome, an electrician from Peabody, Mass., discovered this problematic power panel while performing a service call for one of his customers. Instead of using cable connectors for each of the MC, AC, and NM cables, the installer simply popped out a couple of large knockouts and slipped all of the cable

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