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Re: [Shop-talk] circuit finder ???

To: "john niolon" <>, "shop-talk" <>
Subject: Re: [Shop-talk] circuit finder ???
From: "Arvid Jedlicka" <>
Date: Tue, 14 Jul 2009 08:19:54 -0500
I have one of the breaker finders and will check it out Wednesday night 
unless someone beats me to it. I know it works quite well at finding 
breakers so I will test it to see how it works on the wiring that goes into 
the breaker box.


> I'm trying to locate a run of wire in the middle of a circuit in the 
> house.
> I could crawl all over the attic raking back insulation to trace it but
> there has to be a better way for an old man to do this..
> I'm looking for a device that will locate a circuit midway in a run of
> wiring.  I've seen what Lowes and H.D. offers with the little plug in 
> thingy
> and the other part that you use to check each breaker to find which 
> breaker
> controls that plug... but will this device work by placing the 'wand' 
> along
> the line between the plug and the breaker ?
> Seems like it should but before I spend 30-40 bucks and climb in the attic
> it would be nice to know ??  OR does someone know of a device that does
> exactly what I'm needing ??
> tia
> John
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