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#104837 - 11/23/03 02:42 PM The Space our Flea Market Includes Free Electricity!
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We sell all types of equipment and wiring too! See the guy on the ladder over in booth 32!
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#104838 - 11/24/03 02:49 PM Re: The Space our Flea Market Includes Free Electricity!
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North or South America?

Part of me thinks South/Central America because of the huge case of napkins labelled "Servilletas", but then again, they could just have been imported -- what with global markets and containers being labelled in languages ranging from Albanian to Romanian.

Then again, the dirt clumps hanging from all visible surfaces reminds me of the NYCTA Subway!!!

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#104839 - 11/24/03 04:51 PM Re: The Space our Flea Market Includes Free Electricity!
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That is a weird installation—high-security meter rings, but no receways between sockets.

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#104840 - 11/24/03 08:06 PM Re: The Space our Flea Market Includes Free Electricity!
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This makes most American bad wiring look good. The above I would think would be classified as "dangerous, disconnect at once".

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#104841 - 06/21/04 11:05 AM Re: The Space our Flea Market Includes Free Electricity!
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the funniest part is the locking meter rings.

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#198566 - 01/27/11 04:23 PM Re: The Space our Flea Market Includes Free Electricity! [Re: git r dun]
PAteenlectrician Offline
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Old thread, I know, but I have seen this type of stuff in flea markets and farmers markets in my area before. signature says it all.

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#198605 - 01/28/11 10:56 PM Re: The Space our Flea Market Includes Free Electricity! [Re: PAteenlectrician]
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Yeah they probably care more about the meter getting stolen rather than power.

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#198607 - 01/28/11 11:57 PM Re: The Space our Flea Market Includes Free Electricity! [Re: crselectric]
PAteenlectrician Offline
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Suprisingly, the more I look at it, the more familiar it seems. confused Bird crap and K&T enhances it! grin

The next time I am at a flea market, I will take lots of pics to show you some real code violations! mad


Edited by PAteenlectrician (01/28/11 11:59 PM)

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#198659 - 01/30/11 08:20 PM Re: The Space our Flea Market Includes Free Electricity! [Re: Joe Tedesco]
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LOOks like 'work' I came upon in Tijuana!
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#198756 - 02/02/11 08:48 PM Re: The Space our Flea Market Includes Free Electricity! [Re: Joe Tedesco]
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A Golden Oldie!

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