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The receptacle$$$ #212361
01/01/14 09:07 PM
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The receptacle$$$

Still in the pkg
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Re: The receptacle$$$ [Re: HotLine1] #212372
01/02/14 10:49 AM
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No argument here about position of receptacle up or down.


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Re: The receptacle$$$ [Re: HotLine1] #212376
01/02/14 04:26 PM
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You are 100% on target Joe. They are $$$$
I must say that they were the easiest TR to get the bugeye tester in though!


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Re: The receptacle$$$ [Re: HotLine1] #213268
04/04/14 01:51 AM
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LOL I just bought a couple of those. I installed one at the end of the bar where everyone tends to charge everything and my GF's 13 year old stood and stared at it for 10 minutes and proceeded to plug her phone in another outlet :P

Ironically a white plastic faceplate costs more than the outlet! (although the outlet actually attaches to the faceplate bracket, vs. the other normal way.)

Re: The receptacle$$$ [Re: HotLine1] #213274
04/04/14 09:45 AM
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OK, so they made it out to the west coast!



John
Re: The receptacle$$$ [Re: HotLine1] #213283
04/04/14 07:48 PM
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Lowes has somewhat of a selection of them over here. I don't see these taking off over the Decora style at the prices they want for these. The standard Adorne faceplate seems huge compared with a normal 1G plate and the plate cups away from the wall vs. towards it like a standard plate. It's kinda awkward looking once fully installed.

Re: The receptacle$$$ [Re: HotLine1] #213284
04/04/14 09:15 PM
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Heard someone on a 20m ham radio conversation say he heard Indiana now requires outlets be installed with the ground pin up. If so, then there's no market for these there...


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