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#26622 - 06/17/03 01:03 AM Web video tips
pauluk Offline

Registered: 08/11/01
Posts: 7693
Loc: Norfolk, England

Have a look at this Video tips page to see ECN's very own amp-man in action.

See Drilling holes through studs and Three ways to mount an electrical box in tight spaces.

Work Gear for Electricians and the Trades

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Arc Flash Clothing, Gloves, KneePads, Tool Belts, Pouches, Tool Carriers, etc. etc....

#26623 - 06/17/03 08:21 AM Re: Web video tips
Bill Addiss Offline

Registered: 10/07/00
Posts: 4196
Loc: NY, USA

Hey, I didn't know we had any Movie Stars here
... can we get autographs?


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#26624 - 06/17/03 09:39 AM Re: Web video tips
ThinkGood Offline

Registered: 08/07/02
Posts: 1084
Loc: Milwaukee, WI
Great find!


#26625 - 06/17/03 06:16 PM Re: Web video tips
amp-man Offline

Registered: 06/23/01
Posts: 144
Loc: Sacto, California US of A

I'd rather have your autograph (on a check!)

Actually, doing those videos was pretty easy money. The video guy from the publisher came out and we did a run through, then he rolled tape and I went through it. Probably a result of my having explained it a hundred times to Habitat volunteers!

Interesting, though, in the post-production editing of one of the videos, they changed the color of my shirt! So you really can't believe everything you see...

Best regards,


#26626 - 06/17/03 07:51 PM Re: Web video tips
Bjarney Offline

Registered: 04/10/02
Posts: 2561
Loc: West-Southern Inner-Northeast ...
Cliff — That is high-quality material. Your agent should be able to negotiate every-other-week first-class airfare to Boston for a regular appearance on Ask This Olde House. {Electrical is a real weak spot in the program. An offset nipple in the ‘What is It?’ segment would blow their socks off!}

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#26627 - 06/17/03 07:55 PM Re: Web video tips
ga.sparky56 Offline

Registered: 11/24/02
Posts: 582
Loc: young harris georgia usa
Good job Cliff.

#26628 - 06/17/03 09:38 PM Re: Web video tips
macmikeman Offline

Registered: 07/16/02
Posts: 718
Loc: Honolulu, Hawaii
Nice job. There are even shorter forstener bits available with self feed drill tips on them that make it even easier to drill tight places than with a short ship auger. You can find them in the hardware stores.

P. S. Ok I know its an instructional video but where is the hard hat and safety goggles?

#26629 - 06/18/03 09:54 PM Re: Web video tips
amp-man Offline

Registered: 06/23/01
Posts: 144
Loc: Sacto, California US of A
Thanks, gents.

And Mike, those are polycarb lenses in the glasses...bullet-proof!



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