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Old 09-18-2009, 09:22 PM   #1
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easiest way to fish wire between floors for can lights and do least drywall repair

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Tie a string to cat's tail, put cat in ceiling thru one hole -- cat runs out of other hole.

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Way too vague of a question. Too many variables involved. Type of building construction? Age of building? Balloon framed? Ceiling strapped? Chimney chase? Vent pipe chase?

Every situation is different. There are many different techniques that I use, all depends on the factors I stated above and probably a few others that I can't think of now.
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All it depending on the type of structure you have and how it layout { the joints and stud line up }

some case it will be easy shot and some don't.

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Gotta laugh every once in a while!

When we have more/useful information from the OP, I might be able to post a more useful answer.
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Cats are too large. Use a mouse.
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Tie a string to cat's tail, put cat in ceiling thru one hole -- cat runs out of other hole.
OT: (Live) mice are sometimes used to pull threads through conduit which thread in turn helps pull a rope and then a cable through. I assume the mice are trained in advance back at the shop.

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