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#103670 - 10/27/02 12:52 AM Rope! All Tied Up!  
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#103671 - 10/27/02 06:46 AM Re: Rope! All Tied Up!  
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~ nit one, pearl two....??


#103672 - 10/27/02 08:43 AM Re: Rope! All Tied Up!  
Electricmanscott  Offline
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Looks like crap but the wire is supported, NOT bundled, (for all you deraters) , and the person who did is probably an excellent basket weaver.


#103673 - 10/27/02 10:36 AM Re: Rope! All Tied Up!  
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That is truly funny, sparky [Linked Image]
scott,
I'm not so sure it's supported. I'd say is is either separated, or "guided".
It is a creative idea, though. It reminds me somewhat of finding all branch conductors in a panel bundled every few inches with pieces of #14 twisted around them.
Looks like a job for Stackers.

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#103674 - 10/27/02 11:35 AM Re: Rope! All Tied Up!  
j a harrison  Offline
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If one of my staff had done that, they would no longer have a job !!!
All the electrician ? had to do was go to the local supplier and get some cable clips.

silly man, and messy at that.

John H


#103675 - 10/28/02 03:43 PM Re: Rope! All Tied Up!  
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That looks like zip-cord being used as the "tie wrap"...or what?


#103676 - 10/28/02 06:34 PM Re: Rope! All Tied Up!  
Joe Tedesco  Offline
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No it is not zip cord, it is the entire sheath from the Romex.


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#103677 - 10/29/02 12:30 AM Re: Rope! All Tied Up!  
nesparky  Offline
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I agree with John H. May even be tempted to dock the pay as well for the time wasted. nah but it would be a fast good by.


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#103678 - 10/29/02 09:20 AM Re: Rope! All Tied Up!  
pauluk  Offline
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Reminds me of the wiring I've seen in some houses in my neighborhood where short lengths of cable sheath and a nail were used to strap a bundle of cables to the side of a joist at regular intervals.


#103679 - 10/29/02 07:44 PM Re: Rope! All Tied Up!  
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THIS IS WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU GO WITH THE LOWEST BIDDER,OR A HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT!!!!


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