WTF Quick Electrical Question!!!

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  1. Barton Fink

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    My wife and kids are down in a country house here in Ireland (I will join them tomorrow)

    They seemed to have blown a fuse, but they can't find a breaker box.

    This is on the wall

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    I know those are fuses, but how does one reset these? If i remember correctly, they actually have to be screwed out and a new one back in?

    Does this seem odd? Should there definitely be a breaker box somewhere?
     
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  2. Mark Mayonnaise

    Mark Mayonnaise You look like a tree! VIP Gold

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    Tell them to take a shower and then immediately stick their fingers in every hole they can find
     
  3. WillyBest

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    Solid advice.
     
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    CURS'ED METRIC ELECTRIC
     
  5. WillyBest

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    Your wife is gonna have to blow more than a fuse.
     
  6. Barton Fink

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    bastards!!!!

    this is happening right now!
     
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  7. Barton Fink

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    unlike shivvy's wife, my wife does not have a problem with that!
     
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    Unscrew the blown fuse and replace with a new fuse of the same rating.
     
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    Did ya pay your electric?
     
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    Do you have access to union electricians?
     
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    Or if you have a sense of adventure, remove the blown fuse and replace with a coin of the same size and wait for the fun to start.
     
  12. Barton Fink

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    that's it, right?

    Thanks. I will have to drive down tomorrow to do that.

    But it's frickin' Good Friday and everywhere will be closed...


    Here's a question, are those covers on them? WOuld my wife have to take off the covers to tell me the rating?
     
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    Pics of wife?
     
  14. Joe Bauers

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    Is that thing on the right the electric meter ? :backlol2:

    @Shortwave98 Help !!!
     
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    Country home in Ireland?
    Make sure the power plant is on line.

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    Very important. :grad: she may draw wayyy tooo many amps....
     
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    That's it!! Problem solved!
     
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    ....there should be a rating on there that she can read but thats here in america. to find the one thats blown look inside the center of it for a burnt spot or sometimes you can see the metal strip is broken. very important that you use the same amp fuse and then try to find out why it blew out like too many things plugged in one circuit. no breaker box shown there probably because the place is old construction.
     
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  20. Barton Fink

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    totes a hottie!
     
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