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Can you identify this plug? #162892
04/26/07 10:12 PM
04/26/07 10:12 PM
renosteinke  Offline OP
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Sometimes things are all around us that we see ... yet don't see.

This is a pic of the end of the connector in an "industry standard" plug pattern. With summer coming up, let's see who remembers where this pattern is found.

Since this is a "trivia" item ... could you 'old salts' hold off on the ID? I promise to reveal all come Saturday! laugh

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Re: Can you identify this plug? [Re: renosteinke] #162893
04/26/07 10:27 PM
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NORCAL  Offline
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I will give a useless clue, its used in someparts and unheard of in other parts of the country.:)

Re: Can you identify this plug? [Re: NORCAL] #162894
04/26/07 10:37 PM
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mamills  Offline
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Wharton, Texas, USA
Weird-looking thing. It looks like it's partially melted.

I haven't the foggiest idea.

Mike (mamills)

Re: Can you identify this plug? [Re: mamills] #162895
04/26/07 10:52 PM
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renosteinke  Offline OP
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MAmills, it is damaged ... the part is from a repair last summer.

Re: Can you identify this plug? [Re: renosteinke] #162898
04/26/07 11:11 PM
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yaktx  Offline
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Austin, Texas, USA
For cold-case fluorescents?

Re: Can you identify this plug? [Re: yaktx] #162902
04/27/07 07:59 AM
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Rabbit  Offline
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Kingsport Tennessee
Confederate?

Re: Can you identify this plug? [Re: renosteinke] #162907
04/27/07 10:58 AM
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LarryC  Offline
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Is the center hole actually a threaded insert?

Re: Can you identify this plug? [Re: LarryC] #162923
04/27/07 07:05 PM
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n1ist  Offline
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Malden MA
The center looks like a rivet holding it together, not a contact.

Re: Can you identify this plug? [Re: n1ist] #162932
04/27/07 07:56 PM
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sean  Offline
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palmdale california
reminds me of the plugs on swamp coolers

Re: Can you identify this plug? [Re: renosteinke] #162975
04/28/07 09:51 AM
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TwinCitySparky  Offline
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Looks like it has a leather face.

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