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Old 01-09-2013
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Re: What's Wrong With This Picture??

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Originally Posted by Maine Sail View Post

Red is also an improper color to be used on this particular panel. Red wire denotes 12V DC + or one leg of a 240V AC system. This is a 120V system and as such only BLACK/HOT, WHITE/NEUTRAL and GREEN/SAFETY GROUND are to be used not red. While not the main problem it is one of the many smaller "issues" ....



Main, the red hots appear to be only used breaker to breaker, not on a run. Was that ever accepted standard in the past, because I've seen it before.
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