The Electrical Contractor Network

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

Books, Tools and Test Equipment for Electrical and Construction Trades

Register Now!

Register Now!

We want your input!

Featured:
   

2017 NEC and Related
2017 NEC
Now Available!

   
Recent Posts
Calling all Non-US members!! (Non-US only)
by aussie240
Today at 02:39 AM
Photo Upload Tutorial
by DanK
Yesterday at 11:35 PM
Sprinklered equipment 26-008
by bigpapa
12/02/16 04:24 PM
On Delay Relay with Auto Reset
by Potseal
12/01/16 09:59 AM
Wow, that was close!
by jraef
11/28/16 07:06 PM
New in the Gallery:
12.5A through 0.75mm˛ flex (just out of curiosity)
Shout Box

Top Posters (30 Days)
gfretwell 13
HotLine1 9
Texas_Ranger 8
sparkyinak 7
Trumpy 6
Who's Online
1 registered (LongRunner), 218 Guests and 5 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4 5 >
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#3866 - 08/30/01 07:54 PM Where are you?
Redsy Offline
Member

Registered: 03/28/01
Posts: 2138
Loc: Bucks County PA
I often check profiles of our members to see where they are writing from. And I also am often disappointed when that field is left blank. It is not only interesting to know, but helpful in seeing different regional practices or local codes(SE Cable not allowed, NM cable banned due to rodent nibbling).

Top
Work Gear for Electricians and the Trades

Work Gear for Electricians and the Trades
Work Gear for Electricians and the Trades
Arc Flash Clothing, Gloves, KneePads, Tool Belts, Pouches, Tool Carriers, etc. etc....

#3867 - 08/30/01 08:14 PM Re: Where are you?
sparky66wv Offline
Member

Registered: 11/17/00
Posts: 2339
Loc: West Virginia
(Heee hee hee hee hee) Do I really have to tell you?!?!

Lol! (Just kiddin' Redsy)

Yeah, c'mon guys and gals, don't be shy... Where are you from and what are your first names!

-Virgil (Uh... West "By God...")



[This message has been edited by sparky66wv (edited 08-30-2001).]
_________________________
-Virgil
Residential/Commercial Inspector
5 Star Inspections
Member IAEI

Top
#3868 - 08/30/01 09:47 PM Re: Where are you?
Dallas Offline
Member

Registered: 08/07/01
Posts: 159
Loc: North Salem, IN 46165
I'm just a postin' fool tonight.

My little shop (pole barn) is in Brownsburg, Indiana, about 15 mins west of Indianapolis. I live another 30 minutes on west of B'burg though.

And my name really is Dallas (its Gaelic, by the way, not Texan)

Top
#3869 - 08/31/01 01:49 AM Re: Where are you?
sparky Offline
Member

Registered: 10/18/00
Posts: 5545
I live in Chester Vermont, pop approx 2800, double during foilage season.
the entire states pop. is that of Boston Mass.
Chester is near the NH boarder ( which is the Conneticut river) about a 1/3 of the way up the state.

I'm Steve ....
good postin' with ya's

Top
#3870 - 08/31/01 03:54 AM Re: Where are you?
Redsy Offline
Member

Registered: 03/28/01
Posts: 2138
Loc: Bucks County PA
I appreciate the effort. However, those willing to, should update their member profile so the info. is easier to find, as opposed to having it buried in this thread.

JOHN
Bucks Co. PA (NE suburb of Phila.)

[This message has been edited by Redsy (edited 08-31-2001).]

Top
#3871 - 08/31/01 03:56 AM Re: Where are you?
Redsy Offline
Member

Registered: 03/28/01
Posts: 2138
Loc: Bucks County PA
 Quote:
Originally posted by sparky:
I live in Chester Vermont, pop approx 2800, double during foilage season.
the entire states pop. is that of Boston Mass.
Chester is near the NH boarder ( which is the Conneticut river) about a 1/3 of the way up the state.

I'm Steve ....
good postin' with ya's


The land of Phish and Ben & Jerry's?

Top
#3872 - 08/31/01 04:39 AM Re: Where are you?
electure Offline

Member

Registered: 12/24/00
Posts: 4226
Loc: Fullerton, CA USA
Scott from Anaheim CA, about 3 miles away from Scott35, and about 5 miles away from Mickey Mouse.
Dallas, does that make you fairly close to Rockville on the 36?
Let's hear from some of you "anonymous location" guys!


[This message has been edited by electure (edited 08-31-2001).]

Top
#3873 - 08/31/01 05:35 AM Re: Where are you?
Bill Addiss Offline
Member

Registered: 10/07/00
Posts: 4196
Loc: NY, USA
Bill, (Duh?)
Centereach, The "Heart of Long Island"
(I think it's the center) Long Island, NY

Bill

Top
#3874 - 08/31/01 06:30 AM Re: Where are you?
Matt M Offline
Member

Registered: 03/25/01
Posts: 93
Loc: Laporte, MN, USA
My address is Laporte, Minnesota (pop. 100), but I'm actually about 6 miles from there. The wife and I really live in the toullies! My home is in a secluded area of the Paul Bunyan state forest on 40 heavily wooded acres. The headwaters (source) of the Mississippi river is just minutes to the west at Lake Itasca. If you trip and fall here, its very likely that you'll fall in a lake.

The nearest town of any size is Bemidji (pop 11,000), at 25 miles away. For you Bullwinkle fans, its the next town south of Frostebite Falls LOL. Bemidji is the first and northernmost city on the Mississippi river, and home to the famous statues of "Paul Bunyun" and "Babe" his blue Ox, which sit downtown on the shores of Lake Bemidji. If you ever visit the area, you'll note that darn near everything is named after them, ie. Paul Bunyan rural telephone co-op, Blue Ox lounge, Paulbunyan net, ect.

Matt Marsh

Top
#3875 - 08/31/01 08:10 AM Re: Where are you?
WARREN1 Offline
Member

Registered: 05/09/01
Posts: 184
Loc: Greenville, SC, USA
Well, it looks as if the South will have to rise again. The first name is Francis. I work at a large engineering, procurement, construction company in Greenville, South Carolina. I live 32 miles away in a small college town, Clemson, ya know the Clemaon Tigers? Well, I think they will be more like kittens this year, unless Tommy Bowden can pull out a miracle.
I get into very little construction, since I am in engineering, but I did spend a year in West Point, Pa not long ago (1999), so I know where Bucks Co. is.
I learn a lot from the post on this forum. We do all of our design per the NEC, however, all of our work is related to industrial or commercial.
Just a little about me.

Top
Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4 5 >



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