Electrical wiring

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Electrical wiring

Copper wire covered with insulation that carries an electric current from the main panel box through metal conduit throughout the structure to fixtures and outlets.
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If this astounding news, instead of flying through the electric wires, had simply arrived by post in the ordinary sealed envelope, Barbicane would not have hesitated a moment.
All the journey, immovable in the air though never left behind; plain to the dark eyes of her mind, as the electric wires which ruled a colossal strip of music-paper out of the evening sky, were plain to the dark eyes of her body; Mrs.
His home is a tangle of electric wires, and after bed-time a guest can scarcely breathe without setting off an alarm.
It hangs on every bush, flutters in every tree, is caught flying by the electric wires, haunts every enclosure, drinks at every pump, cowers at every grating, shudders upon every plot of grass, seeks rest in vain behind the legions of iron rails.
There was one of the odd-looking machines in each room, so it appears, and the two were connected by an electric wire.
Later, Bell ventured to confide to Hubbard his wild dream of sending speech over an electric wire, but Hubbard laughed him to scorn.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Broken electric wires led to burn a lifting crane and construction materials in GaziosmanpaE-a district of Istanbul.
Removing the overhead electric wires is part of the Chandni Chowk redevelopment plan, which has also been delayed by several years.
According to rescue source, Humayun S/o Asghar Ali was making joints of some electric wires in his house when he received serious electric shocks as a result of which he died before any medical aid could be made available to him.
ISLAMABAD, May 3 (KUNA) -- At least eleven people were killed and forty others injured when a wedding party bus caught fire due to falling of electric wires on it in Pakistanآ's southern Dadu district on Sunday.
It is pertinent to mention that high and low tension electric wires has already been completely removed from Dehli Gate to Kotwali Chowk while old electric transformers from Kuan Dena Nath to Haveli Alaf Shah has been also removed.
The works are scheduled to begin within 2014, with Sojitz and L&T set to construct 16 traction substations and install overhead electric wires.