Service Mast - Advanced Corrosion
Rust and corrosion
are common defects found in homes, condominiums and commercial
properties. The photo above shows a close-up view of an
overhead electrical service mast that has corroded completely
through, exposing the electrical service feeder cables inside
to the left shows a wider view of the electrical service
mast and masthead shown above.
to electrical components is a hazard that requires
immediate replacement by a licensed electrical
contractor who is experienced and qualified to make this
type of repair or by the electrical utility company..
This condition is
dangerous. The structural integrity of the mast has been
seriously compromised. This is particularly dangerous
when you consider the amount of tension that is placed upon
this service mast from the overhead electrical feeders
stretching from the utility pole. Visible corrosion at
any electrical component is a hazard and should be immediately
replaced by a licensed electrical contractor who is
experienced and qualified to make this type of repair or by
the electrical utility company.
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