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#151528 - 03/06/03 09:37 PM Knob and Tube Wiring  
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Submitted by ThinkGood:

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#151529 - 03/17/03 01:25 AM Re: Knob and Tube Wiring  
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Thanks for the pictures Thinkgood!

Joe Tedesco, NEC Consultant

#151530 - 03/17/03 05:29 PM Re: Knob and Tube Wiring  
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I'll second that. The pictures are great. I'm particularly drawn to the second one. We have all seen the porcelain tubes used where a wire passes through a stud/joist or passes over another nearby wire, but it's interesting to see how the electrician used several tubes together in several places here.

Mike (mamills)

#151531 - 03/17/03 10:10 PM Re: Knob and Tube Wiring  
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You're welcome.

They sure had some interesting ways of protecting the conductors and for keeping them away from one another.

I was told that the new 200A service is going to be wired tomorrow!

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