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Trading Spouses? #59804
12/14/05 10:42 PM
12/14/05 10:42 PM
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bot540  Offline OP
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Joined: Sep 2004
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Vernon Hills, IL
Did any one happen to watch this show? For a brief second they panned past a panel that had romex entering under the panel cover. Scary.


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Re: Trading Spouses? #59805
12/14/05 11:47 PM
12/14/05 11:47 PM
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CanadianSparky  Offline
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Posts: 85
Alberta Canada
Funny,thought I saw that too. Do electricians miss anything? It was the New York families house, Cutler Hammer panel if Im not mistaken? In their Kitchen?

Re: Trading Spouses? #59806
12/15/05 07:58 PM
12/15/05 07:58 PM
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bot540  Offline OP
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Vernon Hills, IL
Good eye.


Jesus may have been a capenter,but God was an electrician.Genesis1:3
Re: Trading Spouses? #59807
12/15/05 08:25 PM
12/15/05 08:25 PM
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mahlere  Offline
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New Jersey
just one question - what are you doing watching trading spouses? ;-)

Re: Trading Spouses? #59808
12/15/05 10:30 PM
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wa2ise  Offline
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Oradell NJ USA
Looking for NEC violations, what else! [Linked Image]

Re: Trading Spouses? #59809
12/15/05 10:57 PM
12/15/05 10:57 PM
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CRW  Offline
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Posts: 159
Bethlehem, PA USA
I know one of the families that was on there a few months ago, sort of punk rockers. I didn't see the show, but read about it online.

Re: Trading Spouses? #59810
12/16/05 12:08 AM
12/16/05 12:08 AM
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bot540  Offline OP
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Vernon Hills, IL
I was getting my back scratched while my wife was watching it.


Jesus may have been a capenter,but God was an electrician.Genesis1:3
Re: Trading Spouses? #59811
12/16/05 12:28 AM
12/16/05 12:28 AM
mxslick  Offline
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Posts: 803
Atomic City, ID USA
It's possible what you saw was the temp power "hookup" for the T.V. lighting. Those TV "electricians" tend to not be big on following Code. [Linked Image]

I've seen lots of similar things on "Monster House" and "Trading Spaces."


Stupid should be painful.
Re: Trading Spouses? #59812
12/16/05 09:14 PM
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DSpanoudakis  Offline
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Astoria, Queens, N.Y.C.
If it's in NY, it has to be Cutler-Hammer. That's all we use here. I swear, my contractor's shop has got to have at least a hundred Cutler-Hammer 125A panels down in the basement for the apartments and homes we do.

[This message has been edited by DSpanoudakis (edited 12-16-2005).]

Re: Trading Spouses? #59813
12/17/05 03:22 PM
12/17/05 03:22 PM
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Posts: 687
Grayslake IL, USA
Another great title but was disapointed with what the thread was about. I wanted to sign up to trade wives.

Tom


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