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#121677 - 08/08/05 06:50 PM Some Folks Can't Get it Straight!
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Registered: 10/07/00
Posts: 3142
Loc: NY, USA
In this house, I found a :new circuit" added by putting a plug on the end of a piece of Romex.

I also found, in the same area, a workbench with wall-mounted 'permanent' receptacles, which were run using SO in a manner similar to Romex; that is, no plug, but through connectors into boxes.

- renosteinke

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#121678 - 08/08/05 08:16 PM Re: Some Folks Can't Get it Straight!
Hemingray Offline

Registered: 04/19/05
Posts: 195
Loc: Lehigh Acres, FL
what sort of cable staples are those white bits anyways?

#121679 - 08/08/05 09:50 PM Re: Some Folks Can't Get it Straight!
renosteinke Offline
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Registered: 01/22/05
Posts: 5305
Loc: Blue Collar Country
A plastic version of "romex" staples...have two brads.

#121680 - 08/09/05 06:46 AM Re: Some Folks Can't Get it Straight!
pauluk Offline

Registered: 08/11/01
Posts: 7693
Loc: Norfolk, England
It's a universal problem.

I often find T&E (British "Romex") wired to a plug, or flexible cords used as fixed wiring on extensions.


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