ECN Electrical Forum - Discussion Forums for Electricians, Inspectors and Related Professionals

Page 1 of 2 1 2 >
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#191088 - 12/17/09 06:20 PM Heavy-Duty Chrome-Plated Wirenut
JoeKP Offline
Member
Registered: 03/29/08
Posts: 144
Loc: Berkley, MA
_________________________
-Joe
“then we'll glue em' then screw em'”
-Tom Silva
TOH
Top
2017 / 2014 NEC & Related Books and Study Guides
#191130 - 12/18/09 05:51 PM Re: Heavy-Duty Chrome-Plated Wirenut [Re: JoeKP]
aussie240 Offline
Member
Registered: 07/06/05
Posts: 223
Loc: Blue Mountains, NSW, Australia
Setup for the photo to stir up a few reactions is my opinion... bit like the well known pic of the power board floating in a swimming pool. If you were short of a wire nut the obvious thing to do is twist the wires together and cover with tape.
Top
#191131 - 12/18/09 06:12 PM Re: Heavy-Duty Chrome-Plated Wirenut [Re: aussie240]
JoeKP Offline
Member
Registered: 03/29/08
Posts: 144
Loc: Berkley, MA
Originally Posted By aussie240
Setup for the photo to stir up a few reactions is my opinion... bit like the well known pic of the power board floating in a swimming pool. If you were short of a wire nut the obvious thing to do is twist the wires together and cover with tape.


i see, but what if the guy was out of tape?
_________________________
-Joe
“then we'll glue em' then screw em'”
-Tom Silva
TOH
Top
#191164 - 12/19/09 05:40 PM Re: Heavy-Duty Chrome-Plated Wirenut [Re: JoeKP]
HotLine1 Offline


Member
Registered: 04/03/02
Posts: 6778
Loc: Brick, NJ USA
Curious as to what/where the white/black splice in the vise grip goes? single phase, 2 wire pull out w/grd & all that are necessary are accounted for. Aussie may be on the right track, a setup pic.
_________________________
John
Top
#191165 - 12/19/09 05:48 PM Re: Heavy-Duty Chrome-Plated Wirenut [Re: HotLine1]
JoeKP Offline
Member
Registered: 03/29/08
Posts: 144
Loc: Berkley, MA
Originally Posted By HotLine1
Curious as to what/where the white/black splice in the vise grip goes? single phase, 2 wire pull out w/grd & all that are necessary are accounted for. Aussie may be on the right track, a setup pic.


i agree, lol
_________________________
-Joe
“then we'll glue em' then screw em'”
-Tom Silva
TOH
Top
#191258 - 12/23/09 05:54 AM Re: Heavy-Duty Chrome-Plated Wirenut [Re: JoeKP]
petey_c Offline
Member
Registered: 01/30/05
Posts: 62
Loc: Miller Place, NY USA
JoeKP, You beat me to it. That website has some pretty funny stuff. Some of it ingenious, some of it baffling. The lengths some people will go to avoid doing even simple jobs right. Hope everyone who celebrates has a very Merry Christmas. Pete
Top
#191330 - 12/24/09 10:22 AM Re: Heavy-Duty Chrome-Plated Wirenut [Re: petey_c]
packrat56 Offline
Member
Registered: 03/03/08
Posts: 76
Loc: MT, U.S.
NICE FIND!
_________________________
I have a sense of adventure, I just keep it leashed with common sense.
Top
#191346 - 12/24/09 02:57 PM Re: Heavy-Duty Chrome-Plated Wirenut [Re: JoeKP]
kale Offline
Member
Registered: 11/08/02
Posts: 174
Originally Posted By JoeKP

i see, but what if the guy was out of tape?


What? not even duct tape/cellophane tape/masking tape?
Top
#191349 - 12/24/09 05:30 PM Re: Heavy-Duty Chrome-Plated Wirenut [Re: kale]
Retired_Helper Offline
Member
Registered: 03/13/07
Posts: 165
Loc: Maine
Same site:

Green Chandelier
Top
#191350 - 12/24/09 06:54 PM Re: Heavy-Duty Chrome-Plated Wirenut [Re: Retired_Helper]
packrat56 Offline
Member
Registered: 03/03/08
Posts: 76
Loc: MT, U.S.

Just found it, you have got to be kidding me.

bash
_________________________
I have a sense of adventure, I just keep it leashed with common sense.
Top
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >

Member Spotlight
Member Since: 08/22/05
Posts: 44
New in the Gallery:
SE cable question
Featured:

2017 NEC and Related
2017 NEC
Now Available!

Shout Box


Who's Online
0 registered (), 56 Guests and 8 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
 
New in the Gallery:
SE cable question
 
Top Posters (30 Days)
Admin 47
HotLine1 43
gfretwell 19
Ruben Rocha 12
Trumpy 9
 
Newest Members
Stack, Scotto, Freecrowder, clee512, Jdscott2005

ECN Electrical Forums - sponsored by Electrical Contractor Network - Electrical and Code Related Discussion for Electrical Contractors, Electricians, Inspectors, Instructors, Engineers and other related Professionals