can we replace a bonding strip in control box?

sharon2975August 28, 2012

My 2 year old pool that has had continuous problems (i sure hired the wrong pool builder) has just sprung another one. our light was not installed properly and there is no junction box. the bonding cable (green) leaked into our Jandy aqua link control box and damaged the bonding strip. can we replace the strip or do we have to replace the entire control box?

We are having a junction box installed and also replacing the cable. thanks for any help you can offer. We love our pool, but are sure sorry that we used the builder that we did.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

What bonding strip? There are ground and common strips.

There needs to be a deck/junction box installed with conduit to the niche and power, in this case, the Aqualink.

The outside of a niche is generally attached to the bond wire. The inside of the niche gets grounded with a potted connection of heavy gauge insulated solid wire that will run up the conduit and attaches in the deck box's grounding lugs. The two are separate.


    Bookmark   August 29, 2012 at 1:36AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Pool resurface question
I am having my pool resurfaced and the supplies were...
Owner Builder Process - Full Backyard - San Diego
After years of research, we finally pulled the trigger...
David Peace
Transition between two DiamondBrite colors
Trying to figure out best way to do this. Will be doing...
My pebble sheen finish is so uneven...
Our pebble sheen finish was completed on January 1st...
Susan Scearce
Remounting aluminum track for a cover in a salt water pool
I've got a CoverPools automatic cover for my saltwater...
Sponsored Products
Varaluz | Occasion Table Lamp
$349.00 | YLighting
Palermo Chaise Cushion, Patio Furniture
$379.00 | FRONTGATE
Rustic natural linen napkins (set/4)
Origin Crafts
Burns Ottoman - Cordova Eclipse Gray
Joybird Furniture
Jonathan Adler Meurice Polished Nickel Floor Lamp
Lamps Plus
Area Rug: Starlight Galactic Black 9' 2" x 12' 5"
Home Depot
Bramble - Large Boucherie Kitchen Island - 23758
Great Furniture Deal
Elements Cross-design Grey Coffee Table
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™