Category Archives: Solar Basement Project

Mounted the breaker box for the solar leg of power

Today I mounted the breaker box for the solar leg of power.  I will be connecting the emergency failover switch between the main grid power and this, with an option to switch this over to the inverter.  I also just … Continue reading

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Emergency Power Transfer Switch

Well, I was able to pick up a used Emergency Power Transfer Switch 100Amp. I don’t need one that big but when the price is right….. Anyway, these are usually used to switch over to an emergency backup generator. In … Continue reading

post | Comments Off on Emergency Power Transfer Switch September 27, 2013

Purchased breaker box and breakers for the basement

So, part of my basement solar project plan means that this year I will be running the basement off solar power. The tricky part is that I only have one breaker box in my house, for all floors! I have … Continue reading

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