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#119345 - 12/18/04 06:16 PM Found this at an estimate
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I went to do an estimate for a remodel. The customer thought this should be updated and repaired.
What do you think? This is just the way I found it.


Todd & Suzette Flick



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#119346 - 12/18/04 09:19 PM Re: Found this at an estimate
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Where do you start?

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#119347 - 12/19/04 09:36 AM Re: Found this at an estimate
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With ripping out all that mess
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#119348 - 12/19/04 11:55 AM Re: Found this at an estimate
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This reminds me of my visit to the Los Angeles Freeway , I got lost there too!!!

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#119349 - 12/19/04 03:10 PM Re: Found this at an estimate
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Does that grey backboard look like Transite sheeting to anyone else? [Uhh, asbestos board…]

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#119350 - 12/19/04 03:13 PM Re: Found this at an estimate
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Yikes!! Cans o'worms!!
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#119351 - 12/19/04 07:11 PM Re: Found this at an estimate
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yeah i can see one of few worst mess but this set up i did ran into few time but have to look out on one box on upper right corner it have 3 phase power there for central air conding it was common during late 60 to early 70's but now days it is history now because hard to deal with 4 wire delta service only few place in major citys still have that for resdentail service now but i heard some rumours but i dont have any fact some area might go with true 3 phase wye serice but keep in mind i just heard rumors that all

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#119352 - 12/19/04 07:57 PM Re: Found this at an estimate
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Registered: 10/23/04
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Loc: Sidney,Nebraska,United States
I see this so many times where I live to many do it your selfers and farmer joes out there who have no concept or understanding of the concepts of safe and effective installations.

Famous last words, 'Hey whats the big deal it works right!'

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#119353 - 12/19/04 07:58 PM Re: Found this at an estimate
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cheman6 = Todd and Suzette Flick fyi

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#119354 - 12/19/04 08:45 PM Re: Found this at an estimate
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cheman6,
Welcome to ECN!!.
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