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At my inspection I turned the corner and found this.

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I said to myself’ am I going to pull the cover off of this?

I took a close look and saw that this was not a Stab-Loc that I normally find.

It did not look too bad.

Is there any known problem with this type of Federal Pacific panel besides being old?

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Wow,

Copper buses, screw connections to breakers and adequate bending space. What were they thinking at FPE when they went to that dingbat Stab-Lok design from this one?

Wonder if those breakers are a more reliable design than the Stab-Lok breakers? I bet Douglas Hansen would love to get his hands on that panel for his classes.

ONE TEAM - ONE FIGHT!!!

Mike

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