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    A wise choice.

    A wise choice.
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    A wise choice.

    A wise choice.
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    FYI they do make panic hardware for exterior...

    FYI they do make panic hardware for exterior gates. That being said, I don't believe that you would need that on the fencing as it sounds like you are putting an enclosure within the fenced area and...
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    Anything that comes manufactured such as steel...

    Anything that comes manufactured such as steel studs, that already have holes punched in them, are not supposed to be altered unless allowed by the manufacturer.
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    Actually there are other factors, if you go to...

    Actually there are other factors, if you go to the shop and pick up a truck, you are on the clock from that time until you return to the shop. If you drive a truck and take it home, because you are...
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    This happened to me years ago. Here in the Los...

    This happened to me years ago. Here in the Los Angeles area it could take you two hours to drive 30 miles. When my boss proposed it, his argument was "you're not doing anything for those two...
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    I try to do that. I spent half my day today...

    I try to do that. I spent half my day today training "qualified" contractors on what the code really said and not what they think it said.
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    I was probably a part of your trade before you...

    I was probably a part of your trade before you were.
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    Well bad inspectors are just as bad as bad...

    Well bad inspectors are just as bad as bad contractors. If what you see where you live is that awful, then you have a real problem and it should be addressed with the local jurisdiction(s).
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    Someone on this site, once asked why we even...

    Someone on this site, once asked why we even needed inspectors. I said you would be surprised at the stuff I see when they know I'm coming out. Could you imagine what they would do if they thought...
  11. Thread: Inspections

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    I was going to say what MAC said. I tend to...

    I was going to say what MAC said. I tend to worry about the job is you can't do a simple thing like put in a KO seal or secure a footing by the box. I got asked one time by a contractor how I saw...
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    I know contractors that live for change orders. ...

    I know contractors that live for change orders. I've always tell people that if the bid is too good to be true it probably isn't a good bid and you'll start getting hit with the, "oh we didn't bid...
  13. Thread: T pole

    by cowboyjwc
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    Out here we have companies that only do temp...

    Out here we have companies that only do temp power.
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    I used to have an office in an electrical room. ...

    I used to have an office in an electrical room. I can't remember when it changed, but I thought the wording used to be ".....rooms or areas shall not be used for any other purpose", but it could...
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    Great minds.....

    Great minds.....
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    I can see what's wrong with it, but I can't tell...

    I can see what's wrong with it, but I can't tell you why they did it. Looks like two blacks and a red coming into the top and the two blacks go to the line side and the red is on the load side....
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    The smartest guys don't always know the answer,...

    The smartest guys don't always know the answer, but they know where to find the answer.
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    Yep

    Yep
  19. Thread: Layout Guy

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    Depends too on how many guys you have. We used...

    Depends too on how many guys you have. We used to do only custom homes so the lay out guy would go around the house doing the, layout, someone would follow him nailing boxes and then someone would...
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    It's not just for seismic, fire departments don't...

    It's not just for seismic, fire departments don't like the fixtures falling on their heads when they are poking at the suspended ceiling during a fire.
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    There ya go.

    There ya go.
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    Here the utility pulls to the service point and...

    Here the utility pulls to the service point and they don't even allow the 360 degrees in the conduit run. I think they only allowed 270 degrees.
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    So I figured how hard could it be, just Google...

    So I figured how hard could it be, just Google it.

    I couldn't find it. :happysad:
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    As a plan checker I will say yes, other wise how...

    As a plan checker I will say yes, other wise how does the electrician know what to install?
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    Those pits usually aren't that deep so not that...

    Those pits usually aren't that deep so not that much higher
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