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Chad D
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Another thing from todays inspection by the electrical panel is a handyman box marked furnace. It has 2 ends of an extension cord coming out of and connected together. The client said the owner said it was for connection to a generator. Is this something worth writing up?
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Chad Dunham
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I would. A generator should not be connected that way. Plus, what does it serve? I'd recommend removal or a listed generator transfer switch be installed.

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Chad D
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Thanks Mike!

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Anytime I see an extension cord serving as permanent wiring, I write it up.

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