The are far better DYI'er forums than old Bob has, mainly due to lack of rebuttal from a wider group of <ahem>
But the DYI'ers are no fad, they are here to stay. All cornball disclaimers aside, who among the hordes of 'electrical' orginizations would take a stand and publicly put the kebosh to this? yeah...thought so..(point?.......)
Lack of any organized position lends advocation via silent stance.