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Work related phenomenon ? #3063 08/03/01 08:56 PM
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sparky Offline OP
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try this.............

place both hands flat on the table in front of you....

take a close look at your index finger nail on either hand....

does the nail of one finger rotate inwards toward the middle finger slightly more than that of the other hand? ****

I have this theory about twisting on wire nuts over the years.....
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****depending on righty or lefty

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Re: Work related phenomenon ? #3064 08/04/01 12:20 AM
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Sparky,

Both about the same here.

Bill


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Re: Work related phenomenon ? #3065 08/04/01 09:44 AM
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Redsy Offline
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Bill,
You must use a wire nut tool.
BTW, are those who don't pre-twist prone to a more advanced stage of this strange malady?
Could be a further argument for pre-twisting. Those who do may be entitled to a discount on disability insurance!!

[This message has been edited by Redsy (edited 08-04-2001).]


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