Dealing with electric system components and wiring in your house can be challenging. Reading more about split bus panels can help.
With a split bus panel, you can have up to around six mains to break up the home’s breakers into sections.
WHAT IS SPLIT BUS PANEL?
Split bus panels are outdated and, in certain circumstances, unsafe. When electricians see them, they know they’re probably working with wiring that hasn’t been touched for a while.
Are SPLIT BUS PANEL safe?
With a split bus panel, though, you have multiple mains. If something trips, you’re still going to have power in parts of your home.
WHY ARE THEY USED?
When in doubt, talk to a professional and avoid doing anything that compromises your home or increases fire hazards.