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Old 5/9/13, 3:13 PM
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Default Not a J box--but a T box

Tupperware has so many uses.
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Old 5/9/13, 3:23 PM
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They were told weatherproof and thats all they heard .




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Old 5/9/13, 3:59 PM
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Interesting!

I've never seen anything else in a tupperware container other than moldy substances...
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Old 5/9/13, 4:53 PM
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Whats sad is that a Tupperware may cost $5, and a junction box costs like $2. Its not as bad as some I've seen...



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Old 5/9/13, 6:35 PM
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This is pic of the month material!



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Old 5/16/13, 3:18 PM
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Default Not a J box--but a T box

Just to affirm...You STILL can't fix stupid...and this installation proves it yet again.



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Old 5/17/13, 9:44 AM
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You know your a Redneck when.....

Seriously, why didn't they install a ziplock bag as a rain cover on the outlet below?



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Old 5/17/13, 2:40 PM
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To funny, it’ll be lucky it could last a single season before deterioration occurs
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