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Old 05-04-2013, 10:33 PM   #1
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ive seen these in use before but just cant place it. can you?



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Old 05-04-2013, 10:43 PM   #2
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i remember seeing some of those hanging in my grandparents garage many years ago, but have no idea.



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That is a "P" clamp used to support aerial telephone wires from the pole to the house.

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got a pic?

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Here is the one on my house. You place the wire in the tray then lay the top over it and pull the loop tight.

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bingo! i see it now. winner winner, chicken dinner!

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wow. your soffit looks just like dads house! same pitch and everything! thats his color too. mustard yellow.

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You're dad had good taste.

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his house is 1952.
painted in 1969.
whats yours?

dad got tired of painting his house so he added the soffit. it gave the clapboards about about another 30 years of life.

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Mine is just ten years old. I bought it like that.



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