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#103620 - 10/06/02 03:04 AM This is Hard to Believe! But True!
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#103621 - 10/06/02 04:07 AM Re: This is Hard to Believe! But True!
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not a place to fly kites...
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#103622 - 10/06/02 06:43 AM Re: This is Hard to Believe! But True!
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sparky — I agree with the kite assessment with one possible exception--it would have been a great place for Ben Franklin to charge up a Leyden Jar with his skeleton key, especially if clear weather was killing the handy lightning activity.
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#103623 - 10/06/02 06:58 AM Re: This is Hard to Believe! But True!
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Quite a maze of wiring. This hints at Latin America again.....
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#103624 - 10/06/02 12:02 PM Re: This is Hard to Believe! But True!
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pauluk:

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Quite a maze of wiring. This hints at Latin America again.....


Yes, you hit it on the head!! This was an article in a California paper that someone sent to me.
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#103625 - 10/08/02 10:36 AM Re: This is Hard to Believe! But True!
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This whole affair is so choked up with wires, it looks like vegetation.

Not a stick of conduit in sight, boxes (non-weatherproof ones at that) skewed and mounted (?) at all different heights, no meters to speak of... . Wanna bet that lots of those switches are "slugged"?

Yuck!

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#103626 - 10/10/02 11:32 PM Re: This is Hard to Believe! But True!
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Oh my what planet did you find this stuff on??
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#103627 - 10/29/02 04:16 PM Re: This is Hard to Believe! But True!
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LOOKS LIKE CLEVELAND,OHIO TO ME!!
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#103628 - 11/02/02 03:14 PM Re: This is Hard to Believe! But True!
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THIS ALSO LOOKS A LOT LIKE AFRICA
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