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    Jimbo -

    Oops - my bad - I meant to write "Alectrician". He's a regular (same handle) at JLC.


    HJ - The sarcastic joke of pseudo-joe-tedesco posts is more obvious over there, where Alectrician's a regular & we know who he is....

    That's why I wanted to explain - that it was a joke - about how Joe T thinks you should be licensed to change a light bulb, exactly! Also Joe T's tendency to post very terse answers, and use exclamation marks a lot...



    ...wow, jokes really die once they're explained, huh?




    Molo -

    with BX - armored cable - the sheathing is the ground. It should be connected to the metal box with one of these:

    http://www.onlineelectricsupplies.co...ories/251l.jpg
    Last edited by frenchie; 07-03-2007 at 02:46 PM.

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