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#125898 - 10/30/03 05:18 PM Slowing becoming another classic! The Owner was upset!
Joe Tedesco Offline
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The owner was upset when the POCO removed the meter and disconnected his power!
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#125899 - 10/30/03 06:07 PM Re: Slowing becoming another classic! The Owner was upset!
crash Offline
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Registered: 10/21/03
Posts: 130
Loc: Calgary Canada
It is interesting that the meter socket enclosure did not rust away too. It does not appear to be made of PVC. Is it possible that the service disconnect was not in a weather proof enclosure, and therefore not designed to with-stand corrosion? I would also be upset if this was on my property!

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#125900 - 10/31/03 03:16 AM Re: Slowing becoming another classic! The Owner was upset!
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Registered: 08/11/01
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Loc: Norfolk, England
You'd think that even the daftest of people would realize that this had gotten so bad it needed replacement.

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#125901 - 10/31/03 07:22 AM Re: Slowing becoming another classic! The Owner was upset!
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Registered: 08/19/02
Posts: 1685
Loc: New York City
Hey....if my lightbulbs are still working properly inside the house what do I care what shape that thing-a-ma-whatzis on the street is in?

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#125902 - 10/31/03 11:05 AM Re: Slowing becoming another classic! The Owner was upset!
Mean Gene Offline
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Registered: 10/20/03
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Loc: Ohio, USA
Honestly, from a safety stand point, the POCO should have done it years ago I'd say!

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