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Show and Tell #113213
03/24/02 10:01 PM
03/24/02 10:01 PM
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This is a circuit breaker control switch on a 2400v municipal utility feeder circuit breaker that feeds part of a city on an overhead power line. This switch has been like this for years.


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Re: Show and Tell #113214
03/24/02 10:50 PM
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NJwirenut  Offline
Joined: Sep 2001
Posts: 806
Bergen County, NJ
I'm surprised that nobody has swiped the vise-grips yet! [Linked Image]

Re: Show and Tell #113215
03/27/02 10:42 PM
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klein man  Offline
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York, Nebraska
HAHAHAHA, Oh man...ugh..HA..I dont know what I was gona say now!

Re: Show and Tell #113216
03/27/02 10:55 PM
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sparky66wv  Offline
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Posts: 2,236
West Virginia
The gear shift on a motorcycle I once had looked alot like that...

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Re: Show and Tell #113217
03/28/02 07:37 PM
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motor-T  Offline
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Posts: 280
Girard, Ohio, USA
Well its no wonder we cant get a tax-cut !
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Re: Show and Tell #113218
03/28/02 08:12 PM
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it's cause they can't get a grip !
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Re: Show and Tell #113219
03/28/02 09:25 PM
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circuit man  Offline
Joined: Nov 2001
Posts: 273
guarnteed no slip! [Linked Image]

Re: Show and Tell #113220
03/30/02 12:26 AM
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Joined: Mar 2002
Posts: 53
McHenry, IL. USA
I got a pair of those specifically weighted for high risk tasks! SO, all of those who don't know the custom visegrip website get a clue!?!?

Re: Show and Tell #113221
04/10/02 03:11 PM
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Posts: 2,448
Vienna, Austria
Well, I heard of a guy who was stopped on the highway. He didn't have a steering wheel in his car. He replaced it that way.


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