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What do you think? A solution to too many power strips or an alternative to wall paper?

http://www.ironicsans.com/2009/06/idea_the_outlet_wall.html

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Interesting link, Thank you Ian.

Under '08, AFCI protected, tamper resistant. (Assuming resi)
IF they are all 'real'...that's one heck of an install. Some of the comments relate to quantity & a dollar amount <$8000.

Time permitting...I may do a quick count!


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Here is a link to the same pic in a OZ forum.

http://www.phased.com.au/showthread.php?t=106

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At least 40 circuits required if you do that in Canada. Limit of 12 outlets per circuit.

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Thats unreal, but I like it!
Actually imagine if they had wallpaper like that.. Would drive some people nuts just looking for a real receptacle in a room, and the comments you would get if you say wallpapered your bathroom with it...

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What a great idea. I'd buy that wallpaer wink

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Just make 3-4 of them work. Spend the day finding the working ones.

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I sure would like to see the "rough" on that!!!



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Colored plates on the live ones and you can even create pixel pictures with the real outlets!

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I can imagine the conversation in the chat room:
Reno: I wonder ....
The administrator: Don't even think it!
The other mods: We dare you!
Reno gives in to temptation, and asks .... ground up or ground down?


BANNED!!!

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