Last Activity:04-20-2015 9:42 PM
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Posted in thread: NW/SE Cable - One Hole Strap on 04-21-2015 at 10:16 AM
Any strap that won't crush the cables is ok, but technically the white plastic ones are the
proper ones to use, since they are designed solely for low voltage and communication wires.Yea.
I had always...
Posted in thread: NW/SE Cable - One Hole Strap on 04-20-2015 at 08:37 PM
Hello,Can I use this strap for low voltage such as speaker wires, Cat5, video, coaxial?I was at
HD and the man handed me these but until today I realized why I didn't go with the plastic type
Posted in thread: Gang box on 04-18-2015 at 09:40 AM
You may get better bass with building a box for the speakers, but I found out that without a
box, you seem to not only hear the sounds, but feel the sounds as well all throughout the room.
On the wall...
Posted in thread: Gang box on 04-17-2015 at 08:52 PM
Yeah, for better sound, speaker wires should run a different path than all other wiring. At
least that is what the experts say.This has become almost a video/audio thread.Since this is a
Posted in thread: Gang box on 04-16-2015 at 11:49 AM
I know some hard arse inspectors will ding you for opening up a flame intrusion area. I'm glad
you called because I would have waited until he was done with his inspection. (Speaking of
Posted in thread: Gang box on 04-15-2015 at 04:53 PM
Yep, that'll be fine. I'm also in So Cal, and Monoprice is about 20 minutes from my house. That
is my "go to" store for my electronic needs. Good stuff, real cheap, and mostly free shipping.
Posted in thread: Gang box on 04-11-2015 at 05:31 PM
That is all I use. Either new construction plastic gang boxes, or the gang boxes with the
expanding tabs when I need to punch new holes in the drywall. The big reason is that you can
easily screw in a...
Posted in thread: Gang box on 04-11-2015 at 10:18 AM
I can't say for all cameras, but the ones I installed previously was a low voltage wire which
leads into a small transformer, then plugged into a wall. I don't know how much a building code
Posted in thread: Gang box on 04-08-2015 at 12:28 PM
Another question here. I am thinking of installing outdoor cameras mounting onto the new
addition.Thinking of going PoE (power over ethernet). Been reading the code. Does anybody have
any experience w...
Posted in thread: Cover framing on addition during rain on 04-07-2015 at 08:12 PM