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#187550 - 07/01/09 06:25 AM a solution to too many power strips?
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What do you think? A solution to too many power strips or an alternative to wall paper?

http://www.ironicsans.com/2009/06/idea_the_outlet_wall.html

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#187556 - 07/01/09 04:48 PM Re: a solution to too many power strips? [Re: IanR]
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Interesting link, Thank you Ian.

Under '08, AFCI protected, tamper resistant. (Assuming resi)
IF they are all 'real'...that's one heck of an install. Some of the comments relate to quantity & a dollar amount <$8000.

Time permitting...I may do a quick count!
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#187562 - 07/01/09 09:07 PM Re: a solution to too many power strips? [Re: HotLine1]
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Here is a link to the same pic in a OZ forum.

http://www.phased.com.au/showthread.php?t=106

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#187563 - 07/01/09 09:28 PM Re: a solution to too many power strips? [Re: NORCAL]
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Loc: welland ontario canada
At least 40 circuits required if you do that in Canada. Limit of 12 outlets per circuit.

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#187567 - 07/01/09 11:42 PM Re: a solution to too many power strips? [Re: jdevlin]
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Thats unreal, but I like it!
Actually imagine if they had wallpaper like that.. Would drive some people nuts just looking for a real receptacle in a room, and the comments you would get if you say wallpapered your bathroom with it...

A.D

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#187576 - 07/02/09 05:16 AM Re: a solution to too many power strips? [Re: Rewired]
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Registered: 12/06/04
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What a great idea. I'd buy that wallpaer wink

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#187579 - 07/02/09 07:53 AM Re: a solution to too many power strips? [Re: IanR]
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Just make 3-4 of them work. Spend the day finding the working ones.

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#187591 - 07/02/09 06:40 PM Re: a solution to too many power strips? [Re: jdevlin]
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I sure would like to see the "rough" on that!!!
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#187604 - 07/03/09 11:16 AM Re: a solution to too many power strips? [Re: HotLine1]
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Colored plates on the live ones and you can even create pixel pictures with the real outlets!

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#187609 - 07/03/09 02:40 PM Re: a solution to too many power strips? [Re: Texas_Ranger]
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I can imagine the conversation in the chat room:
Reno: I wonder ....
The administrator: Don't even think it!
The other mods: We dare you!
Reno gives in to temptation, and asks .... ground up or ground down?


BANNED!!!

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