Looks like this box may not be suitable for use in a place where pigeons are likely to hang out. With all that corrosive pigeons**t....
This is located on a toll booth on the Garden State Parkway. Seems the people who installed the EZ pass automatic toll collection equipment disconnected the electric pigeon chaser system. Star Ledger pix.
Just wait — Someday a creative electrical inspector may want to invoke 99NEC547 (b) Corrosive Atmosphere. Agricultural buildings where a corrosive atmosphere exists. Such buildings include areas: (1) Where poultry and animal excrement may cause corrosive vapors (2) Where corrosive particles may combine with water… ;-)
#114414 - 03/04/0303:43 AMRe: Code for Pigeon Locations?
How does the "Pigeon Deterrent System" work? We had an oxy-propane "cannon" here at some of the landfills to get rid of the seagulls and crows. They shot off every 90 seconds or so, and worked for about 2 days, 'til the birds got used to it. about $90,000, of taxpayer money...S
#114417 - 03/07/0310:31 PMRe: Code for Pigeon Locations?