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No Money for Electrical #109018
11/19/03 06:41 PM
11/19/03 06:41 PM
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Joined: Dec 2000
Posts: 4,264
Fullerton, CA USA
That's what they said.
This office building is being resided, stuccoed, new windows, lots of nice stonework and a new waterfall.
I think they should have put in a few dollars for electrical repairs, don't you?

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The light was run from here:

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This fan was actually taken down intentionally:

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Only to reveal more of the same kind of stuff this place is full of:

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...S

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Re: No Money for Electrical #109019
11/20/03 09:08 AM
11/20/03 09:08 AM
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Milwaukee, WI
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resided, stuccoed, new windows, lots of nice stonework and a new waterfall


Nobody will see the wiring. It's always worked OK before.

Re: No Money for Electrical #109020
11/26/03 11:47 PM
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Posts: 141
Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Nice NM cable in that commercial building.


"When in doubt, short it out"
Re: No Money for Electrical #109021
11/28/03 07:25 AM
11/28/03 07:25 AM
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Fullerton, CA USA
SM Flash,
Unfortunately, although there's quite a bit of NM that's been used to "remodel" (wreck) this building, the last picture is a 16-3 extension cord that's had its ends cut off.
The fan was held up only by the drywall screws into the 1/2" plywood...S

Re: No Money for Electrical #109022
11/28/03 04:35 PM
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wa2ise  Offline
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Posts: 785
Oradell NJ USA
The guy that did my brother's condo must have done this building. No boxes for light fixtures, no cable clamps, hot white wires (not the switch traveler), switched neutrals, etc...


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