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#163758 - 05/16/07 09:53 AM Whats Wrong with this pic
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#163759 - 05/16/07 11:17 AM Re: Whats Wrong with this pic [Re: dougwells]
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If the guy's sitting in a wheelchair...or standing in a hole...there's nothing wrong with the panelboard mounting height.

Otherwise, I'm LMAO!!
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#163760 - 05/16/07 11:37 AM Re: Whats Wrong with this pic [Re: ghost307]
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#163763 - 05/16/07 12:00 PM Re: Whats Wrong with this pic [Re: dougwells]
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Guy might be a dwarf, you never know.
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#163765 - 05/16/07 12:24 PM Re: Whats Wrong with this pic [Re: Trumpy]
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Okay Doug, I'll go with no label on the wires the inspector is looking at.
But seriously, it is hard to tell from the picture, but possibly there is a floor to be poured yet which may give you the required height?

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#163766 - 05/16/07 12:47 PM Re: Whats Wrong with this pic [Re: jay8]
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I am assuming maybe a floor, but then it looks like the main breaker will be at floor level , not saying you cant do that \:D

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#163769 - 05/16/07 03:56 PM Re: Whats Wrong with this pic [Re: dougwells]
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He may be kin to Dorf.



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#163805 - 05/17/07 04:51 PM Re: Whats Wrong with this pic [Re: dougwells]
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Look to me like he is in a garage with a floor still to be poured.

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#164319 - 05/30/07 09:50 PM Re: Whats Wrong with this pic [Re: jdevlin]
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Supposing a sloped landscape, could the garage maybe feature a raised landing that is yet to be built/poured?

Personally, I think he's checking the colored plastic tubes to see if there is wire inside.

EDIT: Page 20... I think that's Mario - my local inspector. ;\)

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