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Forum: Electrical 12-03-2019, 11:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,076
Posted By 480sparky
You're 15 months too late. :laughing:

You're 15 months too late. :laughing:
Forum: General Discussion 12-02-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 2,028
Posted By 480sparky
Someone let me know when this is settled. I'll...

Someone let me know when this is settled. I'll be at work making money. :whistling
Forum: General Discussion 11-24-2019, 09:23 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 279
Posted By 480sparky
Technically, February 29th happens on a 'regular...

Technically, February 29th happens on a 'regular basis'.


You answered your own question. :whistling
Forum: General Discussion 11-23-2019, 11:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 279
Posted By 480sparky
When you find out you'll need it, put it by the...

When you find out you'll need it, put it by the door.
Forum: Electrical 11-23-2019, 11:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 342
Posted By 480sparky
https://www.garvinindustries.com/covers-and-device...

https://www.garvinindustries.com/covers-and-device-rings/handy-utility-box-covers/handy-box-covers
Forum: General Discussion 11-23-2019, 11:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 279
Posted By 480sparky
Dat's what I do.

Dat's what I do.
Forum: Electrical 11-21-2019, 08:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 260
Posted By 480sparky
Just when I think I've heard everything, I'm...

Just when I think I've heard everything, I'm proven wrong.


Recessed track lighting?
Forum: Electrical 11-20-2019, 12:57 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 898
Posted By 480sparky
Wasn't three times in a row. Try again. ...

Wasn't three times in a row. Try again. :laughing:

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Forum: Electrical 11-12-2019, 05:35 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 559
Posted By 480sparky
Taking the curly wire from the breaker off the...

Taking the curly wire from the breaker off the neutral bar just opens the circuit. Yes, it may prevent the breaker from tripping.... but nothing on the circuit will work.
Forum: Electrical 11-12-2019, 05:16 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 559
Posted By 480sparky
Huh? How do you 'turn off the arc fault...

Huh? How do you 'turn off the arc fault feature'? :blink: Who makes AFCI breakers with a switch on them to do so?
Forum: Electrical 11-12-2019, 05:07 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 559
Posted By 480sparky
Wait until you have to tell a customer they need...

Wait until you have to tell a customer they need to buy a new vacuum, fridge, hair dryer..... 'cuz their existing ones aren't new enough to be 'compatible' with AFCIs.
Forum: Technology 11-10-2019, 12:01 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 230
Posted By 480sparky
I thought Yahoo was a chocolate drink. Sent...

I thought Yahoo was a chocolate drink.

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Forum: Electrical Picture Post 11-07-2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 247
Posted By 480sparky
Or, ignore it since the new homeowner won't be...

Or, ignore it since the new homeowner won't be using a land line. :whistling
Forum: Electrical Picture Post 11-07-2019, 08:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 247
Posted By 480sparky
True.... by the time they disassemble the...

True.... by the time they disassemble the shelving to access the sump pump, the 66 block would be accessible as well.

This cluster covered up everything! The phone, the cable, the sump, the alarm...
Forum: General Discussion 11-04-2019, 04:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 495
Posted By 480sparky
Mon-Fri, normal 'business' hours (9-5, 8-4 etc):...

Mon-Fri, normal 'business' hours (9-5, 8-4 etc): Regular rate.
After hours M-F: Twice regular rate.
Between Friday 5PM and Monday 8AM: Triple rate.
Forum: Health & Safety 11-02-2019, 04:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 201
Posted By 480sparky
If Only....

.... he had something.....

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Forum: Electrical 10-26-2019, 03:00 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,301
Posted By 480sparky
HI's 'round my parts are generally graduates of...

HI's 'round my parts are generally graduates of the Class of Tuesday, 10:30AM.
Forum: Electrical 10-26-2019, 09:41 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,301
Posted By 480sparky
I've never known an HI to own, let alone know how...

I've never known an HI to own, let alone know how to use, a camera capable of running a sewer line.
Forum: Electrical 10-26-2019, 09:07 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,301
Posted By 480sparky
My typical reply is something like this: ...

My typical reply is something like this:

Issue: Open splice in basement.
Remediation: Place box & cover on splice.

Issue: GFCI's are not grounded and fail to function when tested....
Forum: Electrical 10-26-2019, 08:34 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,301
Posted By 480sparky
What's worse, is they think HI's are gods of the...

What's worse, is they think HI's are gods of the gods.
Forum: Vehicles 10-24-2019, 07:52 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,679
Posted By 480sparky
Most negative reviews are from people who don't...

Most negative reviews are from people who don't have a clue.

"I bought a Smart Car, and dammit... I can't carry 4x8 sheet goods with it. Worthless!"

"I tried a KW with a 53' van. Damn, the...
Forum: Technology 10-24-2019, 01:09 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 28,822
Posted By 480sparky
https://youtu.be/NR61kWo6l3U

https://youtu.be/NR61kWo6l3U
Forum: General Discussion 10-23-2019, 08:27 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,178
Posted By 480sparky
What POCO has authority over the wiring in the...

What POCO has authority over the wiring in the premise? Start naming names.
Forum: General Discussion 10-21-2019, 02:12 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,027
Posted By 480sparky
My grandpappy told me never to argue with an...

My grandpappy told me never to argue with an idiot.

That must mean I'm done here.
Forum: General Discussion 10-21-2019, 11:39 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,027
Posted By 480sparky
Let me get this straight: 1. It's impossible...

Let me get this straight:

1. It's impossible to know what is 'correct' unless you've done it.
2. You want to know what is the 'correct' way.
3. You've never done it.
3. Being told the 'correct'...
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