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    used to be around here, we'd put a 2' x2' box...

    used to be around here, we'd put a 2' x2' box above the t bar
    with two 2" emt's down into the panel... all the home runs
    came into the box, and went unbroken down into the panel.

    you'd put odd...
  2. Thread: Bid Advice

    by Fulthrotl
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    well, people want a number, not a infomercial on...

    well, people want a number, not a infomercial on what we do.

    what will it cost?
    when can you start?
    when will you be done?
    will you clean up your mess afterwards?

    that covers 90% of what...
  3. Thread: Fluke. WOW

    by Fulthrotl
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    i've got a bunch of fluke products, but i'm...

    i've got a bunch of fluke products, but i'm looking elsewhere, going forward.

    at this point, they are burning up the equity in the fluke brand, releasing
    endless new products for which no need...
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    rib's have ones that snap into a 1/2" ko. is...

    rib's have ones that snap into a 1/2" ko. is there a way to put it outside the can?
  5. Thread: CFL & Fire

    by Fulthrotl
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    in the trashcan when they burn out and i throw...

    in the trashcan when they burn out and i throw them away.
  6. that's a hell of a choke.... which will expand?...

    that's a hell of a choke.... which will expand? the motor, or the wire?
  7. everyone shops by price, including some of our...

    everyone shops by price, including some of our customers, to see if they can get it done cheaper
    by someone other than us. and usually they can. so they do.

    that being said, i don't shop at home...
  8. there seems to be a #6 bond wire exiting the...

    there seems to be a #6 bond wire exiting the opening on the surface.

    appears almost like a small panel was removed and boxes put in
    their place. aside from a pretty fugly install, there's a bit...
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    strip the MC back and slip a fitting onto it, to...

    strip the MC back and slip a fitting onto it, to connect to the pipe stub.
    then you are all legal. i've seen MC to 1/2" emt connectors, but never have
    any, so i end up using a 1/2" coupling, and...
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    mule tape. it won't cut the pipe, can be used for...

    mule tape. it won't cut the pipe, can be used for measuring and pulling
    most lighter pulls, and generally won't break.

    i have mule tape in every conduit before backfilling or slurry. without...
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    there's a lot of anecdotal information running...

    there's a lot of anecdotal information running about on the web about this, as well as everything else,
    and the hard part is sorting the 13% facts from the swill.

    everything is about a difference...
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    bring the pipe here, and i'll thaw it for you......

    bring the pipe here, and i'll thaw it for you... it's 91 degrees today.
  13. Thread: Liability

    by Fulthrotl
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    pretty straighforward, from my point of view...

    pretty straighforward, from my point of view anyway....

    they want you to apply cheese whiz to their bobo's, and make
    them go away, for no money. it doesn't work like that.

    if you, working as a...
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    yeah, there was a plan B. put the stuff in in...

    yeah, there was a plan B.

    put the stuff in in pvc, pull the wire, and then change it out later.
    that is what happened.... using factory GRC 45 degree bends later....
    that aren't consistent 45's....
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    there are ko punches specifically for stainless....

    there are ko punches specifically for stainless.
    they have different clearance between the punch and the die,
    and are of a different tool steel, hardened differently.

    i've used my punches on a...
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    nor does it prevent us from laughing at you. ...

    nor does it prevent us from laughing at you.

    you continue ranting about something you have no firsthand experience with.
    the server for this forum, and most of the participants do not reside in...
  17. yes, they do. in california, there are no details...

    yes, they do. in california, there are no details as you can't operate a C-10 as a LLC.
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    well, you are offsetting the thickness of the...

    well, you are offsetting the thickness of the pipe, so you need to put a
    dog leg level on the pipe, put a little scooch in it, flip it over, and put another
    little scooch in it, and that'll be...
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    not at all, if you consider how this rule was...

    not at all, if you consider how this rule was most likely written, and by whom....
    i'm guessing some middle manager cost accountant, who wants to reduce the body count
    and save money.

    the author...
  20. remove vulgarity

    all the stuff i put in there about taxes, penalties, chapter 7's and stuff,
    was not learned during contracting. it was learned during my first
    marriage, to a woman who had an ex who had a shale...
  21. all of that, a +1. in the people's republic of...

    all of that, a +1.

    in the people's republic of socal, you get caught doing this, and you are so screwed.

    your "subcontractor" falls off a ladder, and goes to the hospital. he is there with a...
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    i've been using one on steel tube for over 30...

    i've been using one on steel tube for over 30 years. where do you hide yours?

    unless you are a total dork and run the wheel waaaay in, you don't leave a
    rolled edge.

    you have to be smarter...
  23. Thread: Bid Advice

    by Fulthrotl
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    http://www.electricalflatrate.com/ a number of...

    http://www.electricalflatrate.com/

    a number of people here use his service, and i've never heard a bad word about it.

    honestly, if you don't do flat rate pricing, you are going to be working...
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    you own the bid set. you need to reconcile the...

    you own the bid set. you need to reconcile the differences between what you bid on and what the contract drawings state.

    "you own the drawings" is GC bullshit. you are being blustered.
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    i'd set up an account with a wholesale house i...

    i'd set up an account with a wholesale house i liked, and have them quote the poles with his markup built in,
    and supply the quote for the change showing the poles and labor separate from them.
    ...
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