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#119724 - 01/15/05 03:49 PM Festoon Lighting
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Registered: 10/07/00
Posts: 3149
Loc: NY, USA
yet another pair from that same corner in Rancho Santa Fe.. notice the nice termination of this festoon lighting setup and the means of support. Early mornings these things are actually turned on when I pass by at ~6:30am

- Ryan S.

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#119725 - 01/15/05 06:33 PM Re: Festoon Lighting
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Registered: 05/03/03
Posts: 1228
Loc: kamloops BC Canada

In Canada those lampholders use to be affixed to what we called Brewery Cord.It was a twisted pair and now has been Disallowed for about 6 years.

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#119726 - 01/16/05 07:20 PM Re: Festoon Lighting
PECO Offline
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Registered: 01/08/05
Posts: 1
Loc: Elmwood park,nj,usa
How do people sleep at night with things looking like this?

#119727 - 01/17/05 04:59 AM Re: Festoon Lighting
Trumpy Offline


Registered: 07/05/02
Posts: 8548
Loc: SI,New Zealand
Good Lord,
That's rough!.
Is that the end of the circuit hanging down to the mid-left in the first pic?.
It's just a mess.
Let's face it, these days if you're not young, you're old - Red Green grin

#119728 - 01/18/05 08:35 PM Re: Festoon Lighting
trollog Offline

Registered: 10/02/04
Posts: 273
Loc: San Diego California USA
Indeed it is.

#119729 - 01/19/05 12:31 PM Re: Festoon Lighting
classicsat Offline

Registered: 11/23/02
Posts: 449
They can't "see" the iminent danger of exposed electricity.


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