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    Jim, you got the wrong Kailua. There is on on...

    Jim, you got the wrong Kailua. There is on on Hawaii, and one on Oahu. Different counties.
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    Lol, try using that reasoning in Kailua and tell...

    Lol, try using that reasoning in Kailua and tell me how well it works out for you.........
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    It is because there isn't anything to find. ...

    It is because there isn't anything to find. Sometimes we make blanket statements based on how things are where we are located at, but maybe it just isn't so where somebody else resides. That is...
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    Could you please show me in the legislative acts...

    Could you please show me in the legislative acts for my area where it states this? Cause believe me, I have looked for it and it is not there anyplace.
  5. Thread: Old Habits

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    I am an old poop and I qualify to say this: I...

    I am an old poop and I qualify to say this: I used to run aluminum romex into houses since that was what the boss gave us to install. We used scotch brand wirenuts back then and no antioxidant. I...
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    Robot electricians won't need to take potty...

    Robot electricians won't need to take potty breaks......
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    It gets used daily around here to locate where...

    It gets used daily around here to locate where the neutral is broken. One of the more useful tools invented.
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    Here is what I am anxiously waiting for: A...

    Here is what I am anxiously waiting for: A dwelling fire where there were afci breakers installed and it clearly gets traced to an arcing fault that starts the fire. Kabam! I wanna be that lucky...
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    that has been my signature line here for a number...

    that has been my signature line here for a number of years now. I leave it up all year..
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    Outside of what David said and rightfully so, ...

    Outside of what David said and rightfully so, those square d breakers are listed for two conductors. However as stated d.w. cannot be on same breaker as kitchen small appliance receptacle outlet...
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    I work in a lot of schools. You wanna know about...

    I work in a lot of schools. You wanna know about having to watch out for things while you work on electrical equipment and lighting, just contract service work in schools. The elementary schools...
  12. Its 1/2" emt and its above the ceiling grid. ...

    Its 1/2" emt and its above the ceiling grid. Just push/force the pipe into the connector or coupling . Don't worry about it, its gonna match all the other slapped in conduit up there above the...
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    Define "costs" first. 240 volt circuitry uses...

    Define "costs" first. 240 volt circuitry uses less copper than equal consumption 120 volt stuff. Branch circuit wiring can be less expensive as well. However there will be $7.75 more in circuit...
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    Running emt outdoors is bogus.

    Running emt outdoors is bogus.
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    I just searched in vain for an hour and a half...

    I just searched in vain for an hour and a half for some pictures of an exterior emt 2" service run I did 5 or 6 years ago. Disk crashes and all... I couldn't get any 2" raintight emt...
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    You guys are picking on me, I'm gonna report you...

    You guys are picking on me, I'm gonna report you to the moderators. I always behave at Mike Holt.com. Always.
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    This forum is an electrical forum. I have never...

    This forum is an electrical forum. I have never broken that trust.:thumbsup:
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    Emt run outdoors is bogus. I have been bogus...

    Emt run outdoors is bogus. I have been bogus many times however.
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    There is another possibility: Greenhorns and...

    There is another possibility: Greenhorns and uninformed do this alot- stapling the wire less than 1-1/4" from the front edge of the stud and not using nail plates . Guaranteed to fail.
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    A good Filemaker developer could make this work...

    A good Filemaker developer could make this work for you, but you are looking at a custom development so $$$$$$$$$
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    So long back ago in a different life I did CPM...

    So long back ago in a different life I did CPM stuff all the time. Only we plugged financials into every task an loaded all that into "resource loaded networks" . Here is a link to a place that...
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    It's time for your macmiketip of the day! This...

    It's time for your macmiketip of the day! This will not have any bearing on the question of wire defects, like meggering will , but rather to ensure all cables were installed properly and you...
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    Come on, we are electricians and electrical...

    Come on, we are electricians and electrical contractors for the most part. I got the 11 code book for around a hundred bucks or maybe a 110. That didn't exactly break the bank, and I am quite...
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    Poll: The other thing you can do, which I use when...

    The other thing you can do, which I use when rewiring old houses around here that have tongue and groove ceilings, usually dried out termite chewed wood... , is to go get some of those "medallions"...
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    Poll: When I install pendants against wood such as glue...

    When I install pendants against wood such as glue lam beams and the like I use these- 8490
    from Thomas and Betts. They come in white, ivory, and brown. Plastic.
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