Wow! The ITE panel on the pole looks like something I might've come across when I did service work in LA and San Diego. Of course, what is a garden hose really but pressure rated sealtite?? (ducking!) Keep the pics coming, these are great LOL
Yes, they blew their budget on good wirenuts and couldnt afford j-boxes or staples. I almost got fired over this, but.. those R/Y nuts, if you use your lighter and flare the soft collar out a little and drive a 3" sheetrock screw thru the tip and cut a stick of 3/4 EMT in half, you have yourself a wicked cool blowgun. Good for many a extended lunchbreak.
How many maintenance guys do you know that "used to be" electricians?