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#35559 - 03/13/04 03:14 AM Underground wiring shocks people, pets...  
ToddBaumgartner  Offline
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I thought this article may be of some interest to you, especially those in the New York area....

http://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/2004-03-11-shocking-streets_x.htm

[This message has been edited by ToddBaumgartner (edited 03-13-2004).]


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#35560 - 03/13/04 09:35 AM Re: Underground wiring shocks people, pets...  
Sir Arcsalot  Offline
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Lynden, Washington
Whoa, Nellie! Con Ed said they found less than one percent of 260,000 various electrical-type structures carrying stray voltage... one percent of 260,000 is 2,600- BEYOND intolerable!!!! ONE unintentionally-energized item is one too many!!!!!

Just my two cents' worth...


No wire bias here- I'm standing on neutral ground.


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