Re: [Spam] [hreg] CFB's and wire connections
- At 07:21 AM 5/18/2006 -0700, you wrote:
> It never occurs to most people that as your load on your wiring changes,This is especially true is you have aluminimum whires in the main panel.
>ie: AC in the middle of the summer when your meter is running circles
>around itself and then very little load when the gas heat kicks in during
>the winter, it causes the connections for your service to expand and
>contract. The large allen or slotted screw which is located on each of
>your incoming wires, both the 2 hot wires and the ground, should be
>tightened at least every couple of years as they can become loose enought
>to not give you the best circut completion. Unless you are very
>comfortable with sticking a screwdriver or large allen wrench into a HOT
>plug, have someone who is qualified do the job. You may find that not
>only will your CFB's burn longer, but your other appliances will work
>better at lower cost.
less so if all copper.