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#72355 - 11/26/06 03:12 PM Basic electricity for the DIY  
bauler  Offline
Joined: Jan 2006
Posts: 11
Littlerock, CA
Here's a great DIY basic electricity video or maybe us pros need some help remembering the basics.

Work Gear for Electricians and the Trades

#72356 - 11/26/06 03:21 PM Re: Basic electricity for the DIY  
renosteinke  Offline
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Joined: Jan 2005
Posts: 5,316
Blue Collar Country
That is an exceptional video, and I strongly reccomend it to anyone .... who does not have carpeting [Linked Image]

#72357 - 11/26/06 03:32 PM Re: Basic electricity for the DIY  
Roger  Offline
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Posts: 1,716
Excellent!!!! [Linked Image] [Linked Image] [Linked Image]


#72358 - 11/26/06 04:11 PM Re: Basic electricity for the DIY  
Alan Belson  Offline
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Posts: 1,803
Mayenne N. France
Bob Transformer! ROFL! [Linked Image]

Wood work but can't!

#72359 - 11/26/06 04:11 PM Re: Basic electricity for the DIY  
Lostazhell  Offline
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Posts: 1,428
Bakersfield, CA (Originally Or...
ROFLMAO!!!! This could be part of CA's continuing education for journeyman certification [Linked Image]

Now I'm gonna go examine my electricity and see just what PG&E is sending me [Linked Image]

BTW... Bob Transformer possibly our very own "iwire" ??? [Linked Image]

[This message has been edited by Lostazhell (edited 11-26-2006).]

#72360 - 11/26/06 10:41 PM Re: Basic electricity for the DIY  
JCooper  Offline
Joined: Dec 2002
Posts: 228
Kendall Park, NJ USA
Now I know why my last laser operation went so poory, I forgot to change the setting from bulldozer to eyeball.....

Electricity must have a great shelf life if no new electricity has been created since 1937...

I wonder what the normal consumer would make of that video.

#72361 - 11/26/06 10:59 PM Re: Basic electricity for the DIY  
jraef  Offline
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Posts: 95
San francisco, CA, USA
That's rich. I had no idea that Mary Anne Amp was so prominant, and I always wondered where the word "transformer' came from.


#72362 - 11/26/06 11:18 PM Re: Basic electricity for the DIY  
gfretwell  Online Content

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I posted it over on the Home Inspector BB. Let's see.

Greg Fretwell

#72363 - 11/27/06 02:06 AM Re: Basic electricity for the DIY  
Luketrician  Offline
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Posts: 272
Sale Creek, TN USA
Hey is that the same guy who came up with the "dark sucker" theory??

Luke Clarke
Electrical Planner for TVA.

#72364 - 11/27/06 02:37 PM Re: Basic electricity for the DIY  
Zapped  Offline
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Huntington Beach, CA, USA
Wow, my finger could explode. I'm terrified.

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