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Old 09-14-2012, 06:24 PM   #1
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what are the materials needed to wire a 1500 sq.ft. home

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Old 09-14-2012, 06:26 PM   #2
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Boxes, wire, devices, fixtures and a panel.

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If you need to ask that question then time to make some calls to licenced electritions for some quotes.
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Staples, wire nuts, conduit if your area requires it.
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Staples, wire nuts, conduit if your area requires it.
Now you're just being picky.
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Beer, beer, and did I mention beer.
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Don't forget screws, and a whatchamacallit
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A permit and written , signed releases from the lady of the house.
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That whatchamacallit has a drill bit on the other end! :-)
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Old 09-14-2012, 11:06 PM   #10
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Couple of thingys amd a jawn.
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Don't forget, you will need electricity. A couple buckets full should do it.
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Old 09-15-2012, 02:55 PM   #12
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This thread is no better then the troubleshooting thread from NEChater.
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I agree. The OP is never coming back and we know it.
It's typical. Make an unanswerable silly post and sit back and watch the local argue.

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