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#26622 - 06/17/03 04:03 AM Web video tips  
pauluk  Offline
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Guys,

Have a look at this Video tips page to see ECN's very own amp-man in action.

See Drilling holes through studs and Three ways to mount an electrical box in tight spaces.

[Linked Image]


Work Gear for Electricians and the Trades

#26623 - 06/17/03 11:21 AM Re: Web video tips  
Bill Addiss  Offline
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amp-man

Hey, I didn't know we had any Movie Stars here
... can we get autographs? [Linked Image] [Linked Image]

Bill

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#26624 - 06/17/03 12:39 PM Re: Web video tips  
ThinkGood  Offline
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Great find!

Thanks.


#26625 - 06/17/03 09:16 PM Re: Web video tips  
amp-man  Offline
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Bill,

I'd rather have your autograph (on a check!)

Actually, doing those videos was pretty easy money. The video guy from the publisher came out and we did a run through, then he rolled tape and I went through it. Probably a result of my having explained it a hundred times to Habitat volunteers!

Interesting, though, in the post-production editing of one of the videos, they changed the color of my shirt! So you really can't believe everything you see...

Best regards,

Cliff


#26626 - 06/17/03 10:51 PM Re: Web video tips  
Bjarney  Offline
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Cliff — That is high-quality material. Your agent should be able to negotiate every-other-week first-class airfare to Boston for a regular appearance on Ask This Olde House. {Electrical is a real weak spot in the program. An offset nipple in the ‘What is It?’ segment would blow their socks off!}




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#26627 - 06/17/03 10:55 PM Re: Web video tips  
ga.sparky56  Offline
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Good job Cliff.


#26628 - 06/18/03 12:38 AM Re: Web video tips  
macmikeman  Offline
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Nice job. There are even shorter forstener bits available with self feed drill tips on them that make it even easier to drill tight places than with a short ship auger. You can find them in the hardware stores.

P. S. Ok I know its an instructional video but where is the hard hat and safety goggles?


#26629 - 06/19/03 12:54 AM Re: Web video tips  
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Thanks, gents.

And Mike, those are polycarb lenses in the glasses...bullet-proof!

Cliff



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