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#170962 - 11/15/07 09:25 PM Where Was This Photo Taken?  
electure  Offline


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This photo was gleaned from a "Careers - Becoming an Electrician" website.

Can anybody guess where it was taken? (I don't know, myself)

The metering seems........different, as well as the wiring methods laugh

Gee, I hope that this isn't as good as it gets in someone's lifelong career shocked


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#170964 - 11/15/07 09:48 PM Re: Where Was This Photo Taken? [Re: electure]  
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I don't care where it is as long as I never go there and see/pass by it.

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#170966 - 11/15/07 09:58 PM Re: Where Was This Photo Taken? [Re: Theelectrikid]  
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Wild guess? Argentina. Where else will you find an "English" meter and an "American" panel?

Likewise, the brickwork suggests mots of rain, but little freezing weather.


#170969 - 11/16/07 12:56 AM Re: Where Was This Photo Taken? [Re: renosteinke]  
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I'm still attempting to understand how that metering is working??? confused (UK emon dmon's?) I'm guessing it's metering a specific circuit from the sad looking QO panel...

aside from the meters, this could be in some alley in East Bakersfield... rolleyes


#170972 - 11/16/07 01:43 AM Re: Where Was This Photo Taken? [Re: electure]  
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May I guess here? I think the photo was taken in Thailand.


#170975 - 11/16/07 09:14 AM Re: Where Was This Photo Taken? [Re: electure]  
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Originally Posted by electure
This photo was gleaned from a "Careers - Becoming an Electrician" website.

Hmm, that looks like false advertising. frown


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#170989 - 11/16/07 05:45 PM Re: Where Was This Photo Taken? [Re: Trumpy]  
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I suspect the metering isn't working! Not as the kwh meters they look like anyway. Not enough wires....


#170997 - 11/16/07 07:21 PM Re: Where Was This Photo Taken? [Re: adamh]  
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I think it was taken at the display in the local Big Box store.


#171001 - 11/16/07 08:20 PM Re: Where Was This Photo Taken? [Re: kale]  
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South of the border...down Mexico way....or somewhere in Central America.

Looks like some scarry pic Joe T had posted at a flea market set-up


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#171080 - 11/19/07 11:24 AM Re: Where Was This Photo Taken? [Re: HotLine1]  
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The wires in the picture could easily be line side with the load side disappearing right through the wall.


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