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Craftsmanship or Violation Issue? #109379
10/15/05 03:23 PM
10/15/05 03:23 PM
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Craftsmanship? I found this at a job walk in San Jose. Notice the
precise bends and custom strapping required to make it stay in the air.


Rob


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Re: Craftsmanship or Violation Issue? #109380
10/15/05 09:16 PM
10/15/05 09:16 PM
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I don't think you could bend a pipe rougher than that if you tried. [Linked Image]
And as for that Exit sign, which way is out?.

Re: Craftsmanship or Violation Issue? #109381
10/15/05 11:05 PM
10/15/05 11:05 PM
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sierra electrician  Offline
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There's also a J box in that run, right behind that exit sign that direct traffic to nowhere.

Rob

Re: Craftsmanship or Violation Issue? #109382
10/17/05 01:29 AM
10/17/05 01:29 AM
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Tesla  Offline
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It looks like some retrofitting pipe fitter is the handyman here.

Note the bend just swings by the big pipe.

Further, it looks like the EMT support to the left is a classic pipe fitter strap.

The total absence of HVAC and general clean topside makes me think that this space is in the middle of a re-hab.


Tesla
Re: Craftsmanship or Violation Issue? #109383
10/17/05 10:11 AM
10/17/05 10:11 AM
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I wonder if some kind of refit of this commercial space is going on here. I hope that conduit run is VERY temporary.

The exit sign looks like it is so far up in the air, most people probably wouldn't even notice it.

Mike (mamills)

Re: Craftsmanship or Violation Issue? #109384
10/17/05 02:45 PM
10/17/05 02:45 PM
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But at the same time the exit sign can be seen from all areas in the building so that makes it code compliant correct [Linked Image] even though no one knows which way to go there is an exit somewhere [Linked Image]

Re: Craftsmanship or Violation Issue? #109385
10/17/05 09:40 PM
10/17/05 09:40 PM
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I suspect the pipe was nice and straight until the forklift came along.....


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