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Forum: Electrical 11-03-2013, 01:07 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 9,477
Posted By Electricmanscot
Hideous is in the eye of the beholder. The...

Hideous is in the eye of the beholder. The designer gets the glory and the electrician gets the headache of dealing with the customer because of the designers incompetence.

My picture isn't...
Forum: Electrical 02-21-2012, 06:57 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 9,725
Posted By Electricmanscot
The fix sounds reasonable to me. On a side note,...

The fix sounds reasonable to me. On a side note, if you have an electrician that didn't bother to ask which way the door was going to swing it may be time to find a new one.
Forum: Electrical 12-24-2011, 09:39 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,733
Posted By Electricmanscot
Defensive? Maybe. But perhaps it has something to...

Defensive? Maybe. But perhaps it has something to do with the THOUSANDS of hours in the field and hundreds of hours in classroom time we put in as apprentices. Not to mention the licensing tests....
Forum: Electrical 12-20-2011, 09:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,120
Posted By Electricmanscot
Might have been cheaper to hire a pro. :shutup:

Might have been cheaper to hire a pro. :shutup:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-26-2010, 08:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,801
Posted By Electricmanscot
Ignore the pigs and just look at it as an...

Ignore the pigs and just look at it as an enjoyable time and tradition for your family.
Forum: Lead RRP Discussion 10-26-2010, 03:26 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,335
Posted By Electricmanscot
At least you admit you were wrong. :thumbsup:

At least you admit you were wrong. :thumbsup:
Forum: NEC Discussion 09-09-2010, 11:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 9,280
Posted By Electricmanscot
I still use aluminum for these circuits.

I still use aluminum for these circuits.
Forum: Electrical Picture Post 08-04-2010, 10:10 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,586
Posted By Electricmanscot
Not code compliant but not a big deal either.

Not code compliant but not a big deal either.
Forum: Marketing & Sales 07-25-2010, 02:12 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,499
Posted By Electricmanscot
People don't like to be annoyed while going about...

People don't like to be annoyed while going about their business. If I was approached by you I'd remember you and NOT ever call you. Bad idea IMO.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 07-15-2010, 07:08 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,992
Posted By Electricmanscot
Some day you'll look back and realize how much...

Some day you'll look back and realize how much you didn't know when you actually thought you knew it all.

You would be wise to listen to these guys. There is no substitute for experience.
...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 07-13-2010, 08:30 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,189
Posted By Electricmanscot
I like it as is including the "blurb". You could...

I like it as is including the "blurb". You could sit here and read opinions forever and not one will be the definitive answer because everybody is a critic, and everybody has different taste.

If...
Forum: General Discussion 07-04-2010, 12:06 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,464
Posted By Electricmanscot
This is a good way to handle customers... ...

This is a good way to handle customers...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iN65mEhgpqQ
Forum: Lead RRP Discussion 06-26-2010, 05:22 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,846
Posted By Electricmanscot
Vertical containment is not necessarily required...

Vertical containment is not necessarily required but you are required to contain your dust and debris. If that means setting up vertical containment then that's what you have to do. The six feet from...
Forum: Lead RRP Discussion 06-23-2010, 05:37 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,846
Posted By Electricmanscot
I had a funny thought about this. If you...

I had a funny thought about this.

If you had all the procedures figured into your price and did them accordingly without telling the customer, they would think you were a hero for keeping their...
Forum: Lead RRP Discussion 06-20-2010, 07:11 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 77,732
Posted By Electricmanscot
I wasn't looking to make this political, I was...

I wasn't looking to make this political, I was really looking for info.

Thanks Mike for taking the time to post that.
Forum: Electrical 06-20-2010, 02:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 18,727
Posted By Electricmanscot
How big is this house????? :eek:

How big is this house????? :eek:
Forum: Lead RRP Discussion 06-16-2010, 09:40 PM
Replies: 40
Poll: RRP poll
Views: 3,997
Posted By Electricmanscot
I'm with you, it's a screw job for sure. But like...

I'm with you, it's a screw job for sure. But like I said, I am not ruining my life over it. I'll comply and do the best I can.
Forum: Lead RRP Discussion 06-14-2010, 09:00 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,158
Posted By Electricmanscot
What scenario does anybody envision until their...

What scenario does anybody envision until their ass is in a sling?

I'd suppose the homeowner might turn out to be a jerk and decide to get nasty. Likely? Not really. Possible? Absolutely. I just...
Forum: Lead RRP Discussion 06-14-2010, 03:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,158
Posted By Electricmanscot
I bet a lawyer would beg to differ. That...

I bet a lawyer would beg to differ. That unfortunately is the real problem.
Forum: Lead RRP Discussion 06-11-2010, 07:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,738
Posted By Electricmanscot
RRP Job pics

Here are a few pics from a job today. 1825 house, add a receptacle outside. The way the RRP law was explained in the class this is what needs to be done to comply. Actually there are a few things...
Forum: Electrical Picture Post 03-25-2008, 03:53 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 69,716
Posted By Electricmanscot
It is a good feeling to go on a call like this...

It is a good feeling to go on a call like this and when you wiggle that breaker and hear the crackle you know for sure you have the culprit.
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