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Bad Porch Wiring #171146 11/20/07 07:52 PM
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This is the DIY work on rewiring the porch entry light. The NM stapled to the floor has an attachment plug to fit in the old Despard triple outlet, with the broken cover. Since it is a plug-in it doesn't need a switch so the wires are just spliced and taped.

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Re: Bad Porch Wiring [Re: Admin] #171181 11/21/07 11:31 AM
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This is on the walls, I wonder what's in the walls...

Ian A.

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Re: Bad Porch Wiring [Re: Theelectrikid] #171182 11/21/07 12:13 PM
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That looks like some of the prizes that Ian found at his place!


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Re: Bad Porch Wiring [Re: EV607797] #171190 11/21/07 06:51 PM
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Ed: I still haven't pulled any drywall down yet! crazy

Ian A.

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Re: Bad Porch Wiring [Re: Theelectrikid] #171206 11/22/07 01:00 AM
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You might want to leave the drywall alone, pal. Something tells me that the wiring will be the least of your worries!


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Re: Bad Porch Wiring [Re: Theelectrikid] #182700 12/07/08 12:36 AM
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Originally Posted by Theelectrikid
This is on the walls, I wonder what's in the walls...

Ian A.

absolutely nothing, ITs ALL ON THE WALLS!


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