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Christmas Lights Rant #72793 12/09/06 10:41 PM
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Theelectrikid Offline OP
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Watching "Crazy Christmas Lights" on TLC, kinda ticked me off. One of the people told everybody watching how to bypass the fuses in the XMas Light Strands, "Take a galvanized nail, pop that fuse out, put the nail in, no problems with tripping."

I can't believe a TV network would let that slide. Those kinds of "Antics" fry wires and burn houses down! I expect that from HGTV.


Sorry for ranting (again),
Ian A.


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Re: Christmas Lights Rant #72794 12/09/06 10:45 PM
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Well at least the EC can cash-in on the fire restoration job afterwards.

Insurance companies pay quite well I understand.

Re: Christmas Lights Rant #72795 12/10/06 11:33 AM
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Wait for next years darwin awards when we hear some guy in arkansas tried to bypass the fuse with a .22 rimfire bullet [Linked Image]

Re: Christmas Lights Rant #72796 12/10/06 05:37 PM
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LOL! You just made my day!

Ian A.


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