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Wiring a Receptacle for a Lift Pump for a Septic System

By Dave Rongey - Summary:

Wiring a Lift Pump Circuit Works for a Septic System: How a Float Switch Works for Turning On a Septic Pump.

Septic System Lift Pump and the Float Switch

Electrical Question: I recently re-wired a receptacle for the lift pump for my septic system.

I’m stumped. Could you explain to me the meaning of open hot, and maybe give me some clues as how to solve this dilemma.
Thank you for your time.

This electrical troubleshooting question came from: Matt, from Nederland, Colorado.

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical wiring question Matt.

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