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bob22 03-09-2011 03:30 PM

Bad garage door install
 
Check this out:
http://www.break.com/cue-the-cuervo/...n-ever-2020629

rjniles 03-09-2011 04:21 PM

The real problem is that people who do things like this are allowed to breed and teach their kids these skills.

Jackofall1 03-09-2011 04:22 PM

Whats wrong with that, everything is up to code isn't it?:no: At least it would be in some parts of the world:yes:

Mark

Jay 78 03-09-2011 04:52 PM

Should have used a beefier extension cord...

davido30093 03-09-2011 05:00 PM

WOW! Sorta makes you sick to your stomach to know that people actually do stuff like that.

Jackofall1 03-09-2011 05:21 PM

That kinda reminds me of a project I did down in Mexico, there, it is very common to have (1) wire extension cords, yes you read that right, they will plug in, ground the neutral to building steel and run a single conductor to the area they need it, they have a pig tail on the power tool clamp neutral to building steel and plug into the (1) wire extension cord.

This also done with 550 Volt, with more wire of course, you never want to touch building steel and ground at the same time on a construction site in Mexico.

No matter how many time you cut up cords like this, how many time you take away the pig tails, they just keep on doing it, its amazing.

Mark

Bigplanz 03-09-2011 07:01 PM

That was pretty bad. This was deadly. Click on the 3-D animation of the installation.

http://isaacslaw.org/media.htm#


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