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#121677 - 08/08/05 08:50 PM Some Folks Can't Get it Straight!  
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In this house, I found a :new circuit" added by putting a plug on the end of a piece of Romex.

I also found, in the same area, a workbench with wall-mounted 'permanent' receptacles, which were run using SO in a manner similar to Romex; that is, no plug, but through connectors into boxes.

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#121678 - 08/08/05 10:16 PM Re: Some Folks Can't Get it Straight!  
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what sort of cable staples are those white bits anyways?


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#121679 - 08/08/05 11:50 PM Re: Some Folks Can't Get it Straight!  
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A plastic version of "romex" staples...have two brads.


#121680 - 08/09/05 08:46 AM Re: Some Folks Can't Get it Straight!  
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It's a universal problem.

I often find T&E (British "Romex") wired to a plug, or flexible cords used as fixed wiring on extensions. [Linked Image]



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