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Greg Fretwell
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Does Home Depot have an 8' bucket????

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Cat Servant
It just doesn't get any better then that!

I don't suppose his cords had soap bottles on them, by any chance?

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Should've used a metal bucket.....

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OMG, that is hysterical!!
It looks like they might be using those chintzy 16-gauge orange extension cords you find at the hardware store, but at least they appear to be plugged into a spider off to the side.

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Cant get the rod to the earth? Bring the earth to the rod. Makes perfect sense to me, as long as I dont have to work around it!!


Life is tough, Life is tougher when you are stupid
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Let's hope the Work's Cat doesn't find it. sick

Wood work but can't!
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What! It looks OK to me boss! smile

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From the looks of it, it would have been better to just bond it to all that metal around the generator. I am sure that metal might go back to building steel somewhere.

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well thats one word for it, laughable would be the other!

i wonder if was even tested before engergising, i would love to see the test readings.

but he did try tho didnt he?!?!?

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