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Old 07-07-2013, 12:54 PM   #16
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If you can't pull a fishtape out of a conduit without the second loop on the end, you need to stop running conduit.
If you have only push a fish tape into conduit you ran then you have not been in the trade long enough

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Old 07-07-2013, 02:26 PM   #17
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If you have only push a fish tape into conduit you ran then you have not been in the trade long enough
Hard to push a string....
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Hard to push a string....
Why would you push a string that is just dumb.
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Why would you push a string that is just dumb.
Need something to keep the apprentice busy all day.
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I don't like the idea of that sharp edge with some 33 on it. A few too many times the tape has slid off the end and after a loud boom some wire has to be replaced.
why the **** would you run a snake in a conduit with live conductors?
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When I need to use a conduit that already has conductors in it, I usually find a circuit that I can turn off (all of them if possible), use that to pull new in with a string, then use the string to pull that one back in

Why push a fish tape in when there's already some in there
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Buy a new fish tape.

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