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#119724 - 01/15/05 07:49 PM Festoon Lighting  
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yet another pair from that same corner in Rancho Santa Fe.. notice the nice termination of this festoon lighting setup and the means of support. Early mornings these things are actually turned on when I pass by at ~6:30am

- Ryan S.
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#119725 - 01/15/05 10:33 PM Re: Festoon Lighting  
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Ryan

In Canada those lampholders use to be affixed to what we called Brewery Cord.It was a twisted pair and now has been Disallowed for about 6 years.

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#119726 - 01/16/05 11:20 PM Re: Festoon Lighting  
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How do people sleep at night with things looking like this?


#119727 - 01/17/05 08:59 AM Re: Festoon Lighting  
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Good Lord,
That's rough!.
Is that the end of the circuit hanging down to the mid-left in the first pic?.
It's just a mess. [Linked Image]


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#119728 - 01/19/05 12:35 AM Re: Festoon Lighting  
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Indeed it is.


#119729 - 01/19/05 04:31 PM Re: Festoon Lighting  
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They can't "see" the iminent danger of exposed electricity.



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