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Homeownered garage lights #108318
05/10/04 09:53 PM
05/10/04 09:53 PM
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Got a call for an upstairs partial power, which turned out to be a tripped breaker from mom & daughter going at it with the hairdryers simultaneously.. The homeowner then asked me if I could fix a 3 way switch in the garage he'd tried to replace.. Here are pics of his terminations on the switch (traveler/common were crossed, beyond the obvious here).. I also took issue with the light installation (with UF cable)...

Once again.. Job security! :P

-Randy
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Re: Homeownered garage lights #108319
05/12/04 10:57 PM
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[tossing coin in air]

OK... "heads", it's better than a "UL listed" dollar store extension cord... "tails", we're happy because he put the wire on the right side of the screw instead of the left...

DougW, trying to find joy in the little things...

Re: Homeownered garage lights #108320
05/12/04 11:34 PM
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LOL Doug.... Always looking at things on the bright side! [Linked Image]

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