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Outside Switch #106740 02/14/05 04:38 PM
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This installation was found in the open next to a guard shack. The switch was a key switch and was used to operated an older driveway entry apparatus in a hotel driveway. This person was visiting this city last year and the look on his face shows that he was not happy.

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Re: Outside Switch #106741 02/14/05 07:49 PM
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Don't get that finger too close there, Joe!. [Linked Image]

Re: Outside Switch #106742 02/15/05 06:13 AM
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It seems incredible that anybody could have installed something like this.

When you say it was used to operate the entrance apparatus, does that mean it's now disconnected? (Let's hope so!)

Re: Outside Switch #106743 02/15/05 07:22 AM
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Always treat anything that looks like this as being alive or energized, even though the system (this shack and gate) was not in use anymore.


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Re: Outside Switch #106744 02/15/05 06:23 PM
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Wait a minute. I recognize that.............finger! [Linked Image]


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