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 Author: nigelvann
PostPosted: Fri Sep 06, 2013 11:14 am 
Can anyone recommend an electrician for small, residential work? Basically need someone to check our wiring as we have periodic outages on one circuit.

Nigel


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 Author: JeffBoyd
PostPosted: Fri Sep 06, 2013 8:47 pm 
I can recommend Tim Clark of Taz Electric. He and his son have done initial work and remodeling on our house and have always done good work and on schedule. 575-538-1768


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 Author: ynotwrite2
PostPosted: Sat Sep 07, 2013 7:59 am 
before you spend a bundle on an electrician, you could on your own discover how many loads are on this one circuit and add them up. if they approach 100% of the size of the circuit breaker, then remove the largest load, say a toaster, and put it on another circuit and see if the tripping continues. if it does replace the circuit breaker on the troublesome circuit. if the tripping ceases, then you've fixed it yourself. often just two heavy loads will be on the same circuit, and most times this will be fine but when say the refrigerator comes on while you're toasting, a trip will happen. if you didn't have any problem and nothing different was happening on a particular circuit, the circuit breaker will be at fault: as it ages its tripping point will decrease, certainly preferable to the other alternative of no longer tripping upon overload.


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 Author: nigelvann
PostPosted: Mon Sep 16, 2013 8:08 am 
Thanks for all the input on this. Unfortunately, it's not a circuit breaker problem, but only happens occasionally. Will give Tim a call at some point.


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Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
Silver City Rotary Club Meeting
Hapkido Class
Tai Chi at Lotus Center
Wine & The Word @The Toad Brewery
Four Shillings Short
Our Paws' Cause Thrift Store
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Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
Hapkido Class
Insight Buddhist Meditation
Tai Chi Chuan
Gin Rummy
Wednesday Evening Al-Anon Family Group Meeting
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Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
Our Paws' Cause Thrift Store
Volunteer at The Bike Works 3-7pm
Tai Chi at Lotus Center
Blooming Lotus Meditation
Pet Central Thrift Store
Our Paws' Cause Thrift Store
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Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
Qi Gung for Health at the Lotus Center
Fiber Arts Collective's Holiday Fiber Art Sale
Holiday Fiber Art Sale
Women's Al-Anon Meeting: Women Embracing Recovery
Pet Central Thrift Store
Hapkido Class
Community Bike Ride @ The Bike Works
Our PAws' Cause Thrift Store
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Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
Tai Chi Chuan
Fiber Arts Collective's Holiday Fiber Art Sale
Shop Small Saturday
Lighted Christmas Parade
Ecstatic Dance
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Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
New Hope Al-Anon Family Group
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Hapkido Class
Tai Chi Chuan
Laughter Yoga at 1 p.m. at the Lotus Center










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