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#124098 - 08/09/06 06:07 PM Doctor Octopus
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#124099 - 08/10/06 02:28 AM Re: Doctor Octopus
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Registered: 12/28/04
Posts: 22
Loc: Bangkok,Thailand
I won't sign those commissioning papers until this mess of MC is sorted out

#124100 - 08/10/06 09:58 AM Re: Doctor Octopus
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Registered: 04/19/04
Posts: 154
Loc: Pryor, OK USA
They were going for the sci-fi look, like the inside of the ship on The Matrix.

#124101 - 08/10/06 12:20 PM Re: Doctor Octopus
trobb Offline

Registered: 06/08/06
Posts: 111
Loc: Iowa City, IA
Earthquake-proof? (joke)

#124102 - 08/10/06 03:41 PM Re: Doctor Octopus
SteveFehr Offline

Registered: 03/19/05
Posts: 1192
Loc: Chesapeake, VA
Plastic tie-wraps resist corrosion FAR better than steel straps- they won't have problems with those all falling down from rusty hangers! Plus, the interlocking weave appears to be self supporting

#124103 - 08/10/06 04:08 PM Re: Doctor Octopus
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Registered: 04/03/02
Posts: 6832
Loc: Brick, NJ USA
Another case of...."drop ceilings hide a multitude of sins"

OK, supported neatly above the panels, spacing seems to be OK, quick....before the inspector gets here, put the ceiling grid & tiles in!!


#124104 - 08/10/06 06:21 PM Re: Doctor Octopus
e57 Offline

Registered: 05/27/03
Posts: 2837
Loc: S.F.,CA USA
How many cables in that tray?
Mark Heller
"Well - I oughta....." -Jackie Gleason

#124105 - 08/11/06 10:06 AM Re: Doctor Octopus
JBJQEP Offline
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Registered: 07/10/06
Posts: 5
Loc: Sugar Hill, GA USA
Lets face it - we've all seen it somewhere before. The more things change the more they stay the same. All we can do is make sure when we do a job it looks more professional.

#124106 - 08/11/06 10:44 AM Re: Doctor Octopus
John Crighton Offline

Registered: 05/16/05
Posts: 172
Loc: Southern California
On the positive side, those telecom cables look pretty nice. The conduit nipples are well supported and capped with bushings, and the cables are secured with a proper hanger. Too bad the guys running the red cables didn't take the hint.


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