Poconoeagle wrote:If people are capable of using common sense and follow instructions .......
You are mostly interested in proving to the world of your Super Hero status. Of how you are smarter and more skilled than the average peon, capable of feats of daring without harm.
Do the world a favour and keep your jackleg electrical advice to your self.
Do you really think that other people with a cheap streak and typical home owner skills. Can read your directions off the internet and get the connections and order of operation correct? Are you going to able to sleep at night knowing you killed,maimed and caused property damage?
Why do you think there are many rules and regulations in place from so many agencies against hillybilly connections.
A four pole transfer switch is required with a portable generator with a bonded neutral connection on a 120/240 service. A three pole transfer switch is required with a portable generator with an open neutral connection on a 120/240 service.
Double ended male/male cords are nothing but a hazard.
Any idea how many times experts who have been careful have backfeed utility lines and/or smoked generators?
Complete and total fool from the shallow end of the gene pool. I worry that you been allowed to breed and pass on the defects before inadvertently killing yourself first.