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Cloth covered wire...How well does it Hold up? Judge for yourself....
Posted on Monday, April 18, 2011 1:46 PM
Many is the time I have found this kind of wire in exactly this shape in a condo or house that has been "rehabbed." Shameful what some folks out there pull over or pass off on an unsuspecting public.
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