ECN Electrical Forum - Discussion Forums for Electricians, Inspectors and Related Professionals
ECN Shout Chat
Top Posters(30 Days)
twh 10
Admin 4
Recent Posts
Any UL 508 experts out there?
by sparkyinak. 05/21/17 08:57 PM
Heat pump conundrum
by sparkyinak. 05/21/17 08:49 PM
Interesting week
by HotLine1. 05/20/17 11:57 AM
Electrical Pricing Guide
by ElectricianBud. 05/18/17 12:17 PM
New in the Gallery:
SE cable question
Popular Topics(Views)
236,082 Are you busy
170,974 Re: Forum
164,094 Need opinion
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 48 guests, and 11 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate This Thread
#140933 - 05/22/04 05:56 AM Good Lord!!  
Trumpy  Offline


Member
Joined: Jul 2002
Posts: 8,211
SI,New Zealand
Ha Ha Ha Ha!.
Just been talking to Ian McKevedy, a fellow Faultsman.
He went to a blown Pole fuse in Tinwald, just the other side of the bridge here.
He put a new HRC link in the holder and put it back in and it blew instantly.
So he knocked on the door of the house and a guy came out "as high as a kite" as Ian told me.
"You aren't the Cops are you?" was the next question, as people ran everywhere inside the house.
"Thank God for that!" was the answer. [Linked Image]
Ian said that the Main switch had shorted and he replaced the 2 fuses and the switch and he was off again!.
Ian is as solidly built and as tall as me, he is very intimidating if you don't know him and he has a grey beard!.
Tinwald unfortunately has more than it's share of dope smokers. [Linked Image]


Let's face it, these days if you're not young, you're old - Red Green grin

Test Equipment:
Large Selection of Test Equipment For Electrical, HVAC, Test & Measurement
Large Selection of Test Equipment For Electrical, HVAC, Test & Measurement

#140934 - 05/22/04 04:03 PM Re: Good Lord!!  
mvpmaintman  Offline
Member
Joined: Sep 2003
Posts: 123
Manhattan, Kansas, USA
Perhaps they were experimenting with some new fangled high voltage dope smoking apparatus??

lmao


#140935 - 05/23/04 03:19 PM Re: Good Lord!!  
pauluk  Offline
Member
Joined: Aug 2001
Posts: 7,520
Norfolk, England
Like, hey, man, I knew you shouldn't-a tried lighting that reefer by shorting them wires together.

Like Sparksville, man..... And them stars..... What a trip!

[Linked Image]



Member Spotlight
Admin
Admin
NY, USA
Posts: 3,443
Joined: October 2000
Show All Member Profiles 
Featured:

2017 NEC and Related
2017 NEC
Now Available!

Shout Box
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.0
Page Time: 0.010s Queries: 14 (0.002s) Memory: 0.7518 MB (Peak: 0.8748 MB) Zlib enabled. Server Time: 2017-05-23 05:05:37 UTC