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#105269 - 08/25/04 12:34 PM Here's the rest of the story!  
Joe Tedesco  Offline
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Here's the rest of the story!

[Linked Image]

This picture was published in my article in EC&M Magazine a few yers ago, and is part of the presentation I show around the country.

Many people use this to show the hazards associated with the lack of qualifications.

This person is indoors in a shallow pool near the bar.

These pictures were sent to me from someone who was on vacation in Cancun.


Joe Tedesco, NEC Consultant

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#105270 - 07/23/05 05:20 AM Re: Here's the rest of the story!  
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#105271 - 07/23/05 11:35 AM Re: Here's the rest of the story!  
SolarPowered  Offline
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The picture does beg a question--What is the proper way to replace a lamp over the water hazard?

(Edited to add: I didn't notice at first that there appears to be an extension cord going to something on the ladder, so I take it that there's more going on here than just replacing a light bulb? The picture is rather fuzzy on my screen.)

[This message has been edited by SolarPowered (edited 07-23-2005).]


#105272 - 07/24/05 12:53 AM Re: Here's the rest of the story!  
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Solar, in the first picture, the goofball on the aluminum ladder is using a corded drill.
With the original posting of these pictures, there were comments such as the bartender in the background was preparing for the wake(funeral wake, not the splash wake from said goofball falling into the water after getting electrocuted).

steve


#105273 - 07/24/05 10:49 PM Re: Here's the rest of the story!  
Big Jim  Offline
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I'm not sure about the RIGHT way to do that job but hip waders and a fiberglass ladder sure would be a start.



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