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Old 03-04-2013, 04:48 AM   #1
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What is this item in my attic?


This is on the floor in my attic. It's sitting on a 2x4 and has electrical wires going to / from it. Can anybody tell me what it is?


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Rock, Thanks for posting the pics.
That is a door bell transformer similar to this pic.

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Thanks. Is the round box that it is sitting on, also part of it?

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Rock, Thanks for posting the pics.

Sure beats saying "I have this round thing, with a square thing on top. It has wires. What is it?". HAHA.
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Thanks. Is the round box that it is sitting on, also part of it?
No, its likely the box for a ceiling light. Just a convenient place to mount the transformer.
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What is this item in my attic?


It is to keep the mice out of the attic.
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It is to keep the mice out of the attic.
It's broken.
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door bell doesn't ring? Or the mice won't get off their lazy butts to answer it?
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It's broken.
It either did its job, or the mice got it.
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Doorbell works great, and the mice are active.

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