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Temporary #78013
08/06/01 08:49 PM
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sparky  Offline OP
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What time frame is 'temporary' , other than 305-3 , if something is listed for 'temporary use'?

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Re: Temporary #78014
08/07/01 09:05 AM
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Mike  Offline
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66,

We have a saying here at work. "The only thing permanent is temporary." lol.

Re: Temporary #78015
08/07/01 08:23 PM
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(Psst... Hey Mike... I'm '66... that's Steve...)

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Re: Temporary #78016
08/07/01 09:29 PM
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Bill Addiss  Offline
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I am so confused [Linked Image]

We've got probably another 5 sparky (maybe more) names here. If they all decided to post at the same time sheeesh!

Mike, don't feel bad, Joe T. is calling me Bob [Linked Image]

Bill

Re: Temporary #78017
08/07/01 10:09 PM
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Perhaps you can program a moratorium on using spark in a username. It is too obvious for a forum like this.
And perhaps we can get people to stop naming their children William. [Linked Image]

Re: Temporary #78018
08/08/01 04:14 AM
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just don't call me late for din-din
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Re: Temporary #78019
08/08/01 04:19 AM
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sparky  Offline OP
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anywho...
as far as i see it, temporary is an undefined term NEC wise. So items listed for temp use could be installed and run anywhere from minutes to years.

I think this is a really twisted disclaimer that no one will pay attention to, but would be pointed out after problems occur.

Re: Temporary #78020
08/08/01 07:06 AM
08/08/01 07:06 AM
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That's why I'm electure, a name given to me by the guys during the Presidential race.
Don't want the other Scott from Anaheim gettin' trashed over my ravings.
We've had temporary employees that haven't lasted a day. I've seen temporary wiring that the companies have left in for years.
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Re: Temporary #78021
08/08/01 08:24 AM
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sparky66wv  Offline
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The owner of the resort with the dining hall feeder said that it was a temporary too...

But it's been there for five years or more...

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Re: Temporary #78022
08/08/01 11:58 AM
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Mike  Offline
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Sparky and Sparky66wv,

Sorry about the gaffe. I had a temporary (my previous post doesn't apply in this case)memory lapse. I'll pay very close attention to names from now on!

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