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We sell all types of equipment and wiring too! See the guy on the ladder over in booth 32!


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North or South America?

Part of me thinks South/Central America because of the huge case of napkins labelled "Servilletas", but then again, they could just have been imported -- what with global markets and containers being labelled in languages ranging from Albanian to Romanian. [Linked Image]

Then again, the dirt clumps hanging from all visible surfaces reminds me of the NYCTA Subway!!! [Linked Image]

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That is a weird installation—high-security meter rings, but no receways between sockets.

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This makes most American bad wiring look good. The above I would think would be classified as "dangerous, disconnect at once".

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the funniest part is the locking meter rings.

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Old thread, I know, but I have seen this type of stuff in flea markets and farmers markets in my area before. signature says it all.

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Yeah they probably care more about the meter getting stolen rather than power.

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Suprisingly, the more I look at it, the more familiar it seems. confused Bird crap and K&T enhances it! grin

The next time I am at a flea market, I will take lots of pics to show you some real code violations! mad

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LOOks like 'work' I came upon in Tijuana!


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