Illustrated Catastrophes: Perilous Pier Problem

Illustrated Catastrophes: Perilous Pier Problem

More Code catastrophes uncovered and corrected in these faulty installations

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

Perilous Pier Problem   

NEC Code Violations

Wow! What a scary situation. This “ugly picture” was published in the June 2016 issue of the Washington State Dept. of Labor and Industries newsletter “Electrical Currents.” According to the newsletter, “This disconnect switch is attached to a fixe

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