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downside of knob & tube

Posted by bc on June 28th, 2000 09:26 AM
In reply to knob and tube by Fred in TX on June 28th, 2000 08:48 AM [Go to top of thread]

The main downside of knob and tube is that there is no ground wire. Also the old insulation on the wire has a habit of flaking off. Both create a fire hazard and a shock hazard.

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