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#120557 - 04/20/05 05:38 PM Another Painted Panel
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Recently we saw the extent to which the Bellagio Casino went to conceal a panel. This seems to be a common desire; see in these pics what a local restaurant did.

(I know there is a working space issue here- the booth moves away easily- I just wanted to show what can be done with a little paint!)

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#120558 - 04/20/05 08:47 PM Re: Another Painted Panel
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oi! well least it LOOKS nice.
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#120559 - 04/21/05 12:30 AM Re: Another Painted Panel
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Plato de pollo tamale con toto y refitos... Y grande horchata, por aqui, por favor.

Sorry my spanish is bad.....

The best concealment of a panel I have seen is at a fancy hotel. Its a totaly hidden door in the fancy wood paneling of a hallway. It has magnet cabinet catches. If you didn't know where it was you would never find it.
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#120560 - 04/21/05 12:58 AM Re: Another Painted Panel
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Its a totaly hidden door in the fancy wood paneling of a hallway. It has magnet cabinet catches.


Was the 'cabinet' 30" wide?

Just kidding around, it sounds nice.
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#120561 - 04/21/05 03:36 AM Re: Another Painted Panel
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A lot of our schools do this. It's usually not a problem until you have to remove the cover. Hope you have a sharp razor knife and a lot of time. What's worse are the receps and faceplates that are painted. We play h*** with them.
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#120562 - 04/21/05 05:08 AM Re: Another Painted Panel
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Wow,
That's certainly well done.
If it weren't for them open panel doors I would never have seen them.
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#120563 - 04/24/05 08:20 AM Re: Another Painted Panel
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Are the tables fastened in place? That would be a violation of the 30 x 36 inch clearnces wouldn't it?
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#120564 - 04/24/05 08:32 AM Re: Another Painted Panel
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Are the tables fastened in place? That would be a violation of the 30 x 36 inch clearnces wouldn't it?


The code section is 110.26(A) however renosteinke had stated there is a work space violation.

I do want to point out that if the tables are fastened in place or not does not make any difference.

The working space is required to be kept clear by 110.26(B)
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