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#108108 - 06/06/04 07:32 PM Garage power..  
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Here's some shots of a homeowners way of getting the overhead power lines for the garage outta the way! Note the metal pipe holding them in the air! Homeowner allowed me to disconnect them =) Gave a price for going underground, hope he calls! Also advised him on his choice of weatherproof outlet covers & the invention of GFI protection..

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#108110 - 06/06/04 08:49 PM Re: Garage power..  
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I love the way he sealed the knock-outs in that weather-proof box: He must be a plumber.

He forgot the weather-proof cover, and the GFCI protection, but he remember to install the receptacle ground up! Safe enough! [Linked Image] [Linked Image]


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#108111 - 06/07/04 06:26 PM Re: Garage power..  
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Wiring out to garages and sheds if often very poor here in England as well. Many people just don't understand the added requirements for outdoor stuff.

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