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RE: living room lights don't work!!
Original poster: "Lau, Gary" <gary.lau-at-hp-dot-com>
What an excellent idea/requirement! How many times have I been in my
garage running my coil, maxing out the mains and tripping the breaker,
plunging the garage into total darkness!
Back to the topic at hand, I was recently running my 15/60 NST-power
coil in the garage when a streamer hit an operating overhead
incandescent fixture. It blew the 100W bulb! I do not recall if it
also tripped the breaker, as I was doing a lot of breaker-tripping that
night. I assume the original poster has checked for a bad bulb, but I'm
at a loss to explain how a streamer can take out an incandescent bulb.
This would suggest that a streamer strike to one's body could be deadly!
>Original poster: "Malcolm Watts" <m.j.watts-at-massey.ac.nz>
> (in my country at least the
>lighting circuits are fused/breakered separately from the outlet