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Bad Stucco Job #173621
01/14/08 09:24 PM
01/14/08 09:24 PM
Admin  Offline
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I was called to a look at a bad stucco job. When I arrived, I found this.


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Re: Bad Stucco Job [Re: Admin] #173622
01/14/08 09:40 PM
01/14/08 09:40 PM
wire_twister  Offline
Joined: Jul 2007
Posts: 265
Georgia USA
What the **** were they thinking?


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Re: Bad Stucco Job [Re: wire_twister] #173623
01/14/08 10:03 PM
01/14/08 10:03 PM
electure  Offline

Joined: Dec 2000
Posts: 4,265
Fullerton, CA USA
I once knew a guy that stuccoed a refrigerator.

This is even stupider than that!

Re: Bad Stucco Job [Re: electure] #173625
01/14/08 10:08 PM
01/14/08 10:08 PM
renosteinke  Offline
Cat Servant
Joined: Jan 2005
Posts: 5,316
Blue Collar Country
Well, that's one way of keeping the handyman out of the box laugh

Re: Bad Stucco Job [Re: renosteinke] #173626
01/14/08 10:29 PM
01/14/08 10:29 PM
Hemingray  Offline
Joined: Apr 2005
Posts: 199
Lehigh Acres, FL
Wouldn't that be cause enough to call for a disconnect?

Re: Bad Stucco Job [Re: Hemingray] #173630
01/14/08 11:48 PM
01/14/08 11:48 PM
Theelectrikid  Offline
Joined: Apr 2004
Posts: 810
Levittown, PA
If they're dumb enough to do that, just imagine what's on the other side of the wall...

No, too hard to imagine that. Cut the drop at the pole and use a bulldozer to remedy the house of the stupidity.

Ian A.

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Re: Bad Stucco Job [Re: Theelectrikid] #173634
01/15/08 07:05 AM
01/15/08 07:05 AM
Texas_Ranger  Offline
Joined: Dec 2001
Posts: 2,416
Vienna, Austria
Reminds me of an empty small shop... I walked by and stopped because something inside had caught the corner of my eye. The meter sat directly on the wall, without any kind of base. Weird. A closer look revealed some moron had drywalled in the meter base making the meter sit flush on the wall...

Re: Bad Stucco Job [Re: Texas_Ranger] #173645
01/15/08 01:02 PM
01/15/08 01:02 PM
RSmike  Offline
Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 134
Holland, MI USA
Power is on. Meter is turning. What's the problem?


Re: Bad Stucco Job [Re: RSmike] #173677
01/16/08 12:44 AM
01/16/08 12:44 AM
noderaser  Offline
Joined: Mar 2007
Posts: 404
Portland, Oregon, United State...
Maybe when the rat gets into the meter pan from inside the wall and starts a fire/causes a short?


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