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#111095 - 08/31/06 10:13 PM Outdoor Outlet Photos  
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I have found this outlet outside a local bar/theater. The outlet is still live as it was used for a radio. I was able to take 2 pictures. It's acctually a lot closer to the water than the picture shows.

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#111096 - 08/31/06 10:34 PM Re: Outdoor Outlet Photos  
Wizzie Electric  Offline
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Maple Creek, Saskatchewan, Can...
ha ha ha lol. Thats bad half the box is missing. god people just don't get it do they.

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#111097 - 08/31/06 11:29 PM Re: Outdoor Outlet Photos  
Hemingray  Offline
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Posts: 199
Lehigh Acres, FL
Wrong sort of box here.

It also looks like the bottom tab on the outlet is NAILED to the building.


#111098 - 09/01/06 01:02 AM Re: Outdoor Outlet Photos  
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Naperville, IL, USA
thats the sorta thing I have nightmares about.

#111099 - 09/01/06 07:24 AM Re: Outdoor Outlet Photos  
NJwirenut  Offline
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Bergen County, NJ
Aw, come on! The exposed side is only the neutral, after all... [Linked Image]

#111100 - 09/01/06 02:04 PM Re: Outdoor Outlet Photos  
RSmike  Offline
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Holland, MI USA
With one side missing the box fill calculations get interesting.


#111101 - 09/02/06 04:55 AM Re: Outdoor Outlet Photos  
Luketrician  Offline
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Posts: 272
Sale Creek, TN USA
Also, with the one side missing, great wasp habitat. What part of the country is this from?

Luke Clarke
Electrical Planner for TVA.

#111102 - 09/03/06 08:27 AM Re: Outdoor Outlet Photos  
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Titirangi, Akld, New Zealand
and ?

what fuse protects it if any.

very dangerous.

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#111103 - 09/04/06 05:41 AM Re: Outdoor Outlet Photos  
kiwi  Offline
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Posts: 354
christchurch new zealand
The building could do with a coat of paint too.

#111104 - 09/06/06 01:18 AM Re: Outdoor Outlet Photos  
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Naperville, IL, USA
A coat of paint? Howabout a bulldozer?

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