Why take the chance you have 1 out of 33 chance to get it right. Think about that. Position indicator and tap changer can get out of synchronization. all brands.
A regulator will catastrophically fail if by-passed off Neutral. Makes no difference if taking out, or putting in service. With severe damage to personal and equipment.
5209 N SR 60 N
McConnelsvlle OH 43756
Joe Robb (740) 815-0331