Power and the RA82

Ethan Dicks ethan.dicks at gmail.com
Tue Jul 12 09:12:36 CDT 2005


On 7/12/05, William Donzelli <aw288 at osfn.org> wrote:
> > I shudder when I picture aluminum core wiring...   I just have visions
> > of it evaporating under load! :-)
> 
> I am not sure how old youor house is, but beware - lots in the town have
> (or had) Al. Mine did (rather, I am still yanking it out).

Wasn't that popular to install in the 1970s?

While I have no Al wiring in my 90-year-old house, I do have
knob-and-tube, which is why I ran two new 15A circuits to the back
bedroom for the computers.

-ethan




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