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#115568 - 11/13/03 03:44 PM Any More Lone Rangers Out There?
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This meter serves a high end real estate office, right next to a main road (well.... as 'main' as they get here ) note the new ko seal here which i just popped in.

Foolish things been like that for years and i was just tired of it....I didn't ask, I wasn't told & no one noticed me as i just walked up and popped it in, a stitch in time so to speak....

Any other lone rangers out there?

Steve aka sparky
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#115569 - 11/13/03 04:49 PM Re: Any More Lone Rangers Out There?
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Steve, good job. I put a cover back on a hand hole on a 480 v parking lot light one time on my own time.

It was laying on the ground next to the pole in a hospital parking lot close to where I had parked with my burnt hands, (another story) the screws were laying in the cover.

Roger

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#115570 - 11/13/03 06:34 PM Re: Any More Lone Rangers Out There?
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About two weeks ago i pulled around the back side of a store and saw a control box dangling off the wall being held by the conduit. I stopped and put in the proper size screws and mounted it back to the wall. Dont ask me why.
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#115571 - 11/14/03 02:33 AM Re: Any More Lone Rangers Out There?
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heh~ dunno 'bout you fellas , but i actually looked around first to see if anyone was watching...
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#115572 - 11/14/03 04:00 PM Re: Any More Lone Rangers Out There?
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Steve, LOL I did the same thing.

Arseegee,
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Dont ask me why

it felt good afterwards didn't it.

Roger
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#115573 - 11/15/03 10:45 AM Re: Any More Lone Rangers Out There?
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I've done little things like this a few times.

Who knows, just tightening a plate or replacing a cover might help prevent an accident. But I know what you mean about glancing around first. I guess these good deeds still have a certain "getting caught" element about them!
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#115574 - 12/06/03 02:59 PM Re: Any More Lone Rangers Out There?
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Mostly because nobody outside the trades would belive you were doing a good thing and not trying to hurt some one or destroy property, sad but true.
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#115575 - 12/06/03 03:27 PM Re: Any More Lone Rangers Out There?
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Not to mention that if you were caught doing something like installing a KO seal, in today's society you might find yourself sued for anything that goes wrong with the electrical system for the rest of the life of the building....
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#115576 - 12/08/03 05:06 PM Re: Any More Lone Rangers Out There?
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You probably locked some poor rodent in there
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#115577 - 12/08/03 05:21 PM Re: Any More Lone Rangers Out There?
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heh~
sure thinkgood... the entire grid will be compromised.... the poco will dust the ko for prints....the state will search and find no permit!....i'll be posting from some dungeon asking for bail $$$

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~S~
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