Mythic Copper Piping

"Disconnect fuses on a service panel's main shutoff are designed to blow if there's a power surge or an overload. This is copper piping used to replace those fuses outside next to the meter base, in an effort to keep the power flowing. I thought using copper in place of a fuse was a myth until now, and this is a serious fire hazard."

Dave Maudlin
Indy Pro Inspection Service, Inc.
Carmel, IN


Courtesy of The ASHI Reporter
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