Jump to content

Ex - unknown switch


Phillip
 Share

Recommended Posts

This switch that is on the wall close to the laundry plumbing was turn off and I turn it on to see what it turned on.

Click to Enlarge
tn_20097364859_Picture%20069.jpg

34.28 KB

I looked around and could not see any light that it turn on.

It turn out it controlled the power supply to the water heater which was in the store room behind the laundry.

It does not look like a 240 volt switch.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

You would have to remove the cover to know for sure.

One of the switch in the photo is 240 volt, Can you tell the difference?

Download Attachment: icon_photo.gif Picture 001 (Medium).jpg

45.06 KB

We don't have electric water heater here but if we did I'd insist in having a disconnect switch nearby to service it safely or have a means of shutting it down in the event of an emergency.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...