Double ended maile extension cord


Old 12-01-17, 03:57 AM
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Exclamation Double ended maile extension cord

It's that time of year again. I had my first customer come yesterday asking for a double ended mail extension cord. He strung his lights in the wrong direction. Why would anyone think that you could buy such a dangerous item?
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Old 12-01-17, 04:35 AM
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They call them suicide cords, why not sell them after all isn't physician assisted suicide legal in some states

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Old 12-01-17, 07:09 AM
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Probably because most people lack a fundamental understanding of how electricity works. They see things like double-male or double-female fittings for garden hoses, and think a cord is just like a hose, but for electricity, right?

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