Setting up a VAXstation

woodelf bfranchuk at
Thu Oct 4 23:37:28 CDT 2007

Liam Proven wrote:
A friend of mine was nearly killed due to this. He tested some wiring for
>> voltage-to-earth and the meter said it was essentially dead. SO he
>> started workign, alas the meter was malfuctioning, and he got the full
>> mains volatege across him. He imediately went and bought an expensive mad
>> reliable neter.
> Oh dear. Oh very much dear.
I know a friend who installed a light fixture live. They had power
coming in from the neighbors rather than the fusebox.

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