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Couple of interesting items..


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Old 07-14-2019, 02:06:28 PM
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Here is the Mother of all plugs..and probably the beginning of people getting electrocuted while trying to pull it out.
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Old 07-14-2019, 02:45:34 PM
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Wow, NEAT! I would guess that was for a higher current rating?
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i'd say old industrial plug, maybe 220 v early on....
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ID:	339096 The item in your first picture is a 1930s vintage WRIT AC voltage regulator. (dimmer switch) The numbers in the little window are degrees of adjustment. If it didn`t electrocute you it could burn you when you touched it. AL .
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Lester: I see a "plug" collection in my future . At least they are small and don't take up much space unless one gets addicted Thanks for sharing .
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