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Trailer Supply #121094 06/14/05 10:17 PM
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here are some pictures for the ECN violation photo topic it was on someones trailer until i found it and removed it, they where on there really good too it was hard to remove i was surprised.
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Re: Trailer Supply #121095 06/14/05 11:20 PM
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Lucky the occupant didn't hear you, wake up, and sick his hounds on you or pepper you with a blast of rocksalt from his scattergun for "jiggerin' with his 'lectricity" [Linked Image]

Re: Trailer Supply #121096 06/15/05 04:41 AM
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Just curious.

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it was on someones trailer until i found it and removed it

Did they give you permission to touch their trailer?

If not I think your good deed could come back to haunt you.


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Re: Trailer Supply #121097 06/17/05 11:10 AM
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The trailer owner saved a bunch of money by not having to buy an adapter for this purpose (probably $10 or $15 at your local neighborhood trailer accessory store). I bought a travel trailer recently and the dealer threw one in on the deal.

Taking a closer look at picture #3, has the trailer cord separated from it's plug? Looks like I see individual wires disappearing into the trailer. Looks different than picture #1. Strange - - -

Radar


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Re: Trailer Supply #121098 06/17/05 03:11 PM
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How anyone could hook something like that up, walk away and say, "that's good," is beyond me.

Obviously, the calculated load for this trailer exceeds 15 amps.

Re: Trailer Supply #121099 06/22/05 01:28 PM
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The trailer owner saved a bunch of money by not having to buy an adapter for this purpose (probably $10 or $15 at your local neighborhood trailer accessory store).

Not even. Lowe's has them for around $6.00 a piece, to convert a 30-amp trailer plug into a 5-15 male plug

Re: Trailer Supply #121100 01/04/06 11:11 AM
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To answer your question Iwire they didnt give me premission but no one saw. The
trailer was by an elemantery school parked by the side walk.

Good eye Radar the cord has separated from the plug.



[This message has been edited by wizzie electric (edited 01-04-2006).]


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Re: Trailer Supply #121101 01/04/06 03:10 PM
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The trailer was by an elemantery school parked by the side walk.

Well I guess you're covered then... There are usually severe penalties for possessing a deadly weapon or whipping it out near a grade school.

Joe

Re: Trailer Supply #121102 01/04/06 03:20 PM
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One approach to resolving this safety issue would be to stop at Lowe's on the next trip near there and spend the $6 for an approved adapter, then go back and knock on the trailer door and offer to install it for the sake of safety. Just a thought. . . .

Radar


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Re: Trailer Supply #121103 01/04/06 03:21 PM
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I can't help but wonder why they bothered to connect the green wire.


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