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    Wiring Variable Speed Motor - Using Plug-In Receptacle

    Thanks. I was actually aware of that and had planned to run an insulated ground. Appreciate all the help!
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    Wiring Variable Speed Motor - Using Plug-In Receptacle

    That was exactly the info I needed. Subpanel already mounted to side of house instead of out at filter location (4-wire w/GFCI). Might run 4 wires out to pool as you suggested - makes sense. Thank you.
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    Wiring Variable Speed Motor - Using Plug-In Receptacle

    Right, makes sense. I was looking at RV hookup boxes the other day as well. Was thinking the same thing - if I had to go with a 4-wire connector - just don't use the 4th prong.
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    Wiring Variable Speed Motor - Using Plug-In Receptacle

    Thanks for the prompt replies and suggestions. I just wanted to make sure I didn't need to use a 4-wire setup to meet current code, even though motor only uses 3-wires - that was my main concern. The motor only draws 10A max. Was thinking of using a weatherproof generator Power Inlet Box...
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    Wiring Variable Speed Motor - Using Plug-In Receptacle

    Just purchased a variable speed motor (10A max), and decided to completely re-wire from the house to the pool. Old switches and receptacles were rusty, etc and seemed like a good time to upgrade everything. Running 10-gauge wire out to pool inside pvc conduit the entire length. Would like to...
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    Replacing SP-1408 Return Fitting, Vinyl Liner IG - need tips

    Re: Replacing SP-1408 Return Fitting, Vinyl Liner IG - need If anyone can't walk me through the complete procedure, I would appreciate tips for any of the individual steps (removing/unlocking liner in repair area, etc). I need to get this fixed before buttoning up the pool for winter, and...
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    Replacing SP-1408 Return Fitting, Vinyl Liner IG - need tips

    Notes: In-ground vinyl liner pool with alum. coping, built around 1976. Location: CT Dug up return line to repair a leak. While uncovered, found that the steel pool wall below the return fitting is wet and leaving a v.small puddle in the hole. Tried snugging up the cyclo-nut on the...