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I wanna know what he poked it into :oops:
 
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Is that a metal tip:?????
 

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I was devicing a job and stuck the tester into a box to make sure it wasn鈥檛 hot. It was. 馃ぃ. Hot touched the bare wire.
 

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I was devicing a job and stuck the tester into a box to make sure it wasn鈥檛 hot. It was. 馃ぃ. Hot touched the bare wire.
Found a hot wire, and bonus, found the breaker for it, all at the same time !!

win-win 馃槄
 

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You be careful out there and I mean it even if you are from Edmonchuck.

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A word of warning about these Klown NCVT鈥檚 - There鈥檚 a slight delay before it tones on a hot wire. I have been bit a couple of times because I didn鈥檛 wait long enough for the tester to make noise. Another mediocre Klein product.
That is why I'm glad my old Tic Tracer still works.
 

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We call that a flash test. Usually done with ***** or linesman's tho..........

EDIT: they censored the d-word
 

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We call that a flash test. Usually done with * or linesman's tho..........

EDIT: they censored the d-word
Otherwise known as a Knipex Power Verifier. Very expensive. One and done.
 
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