Home Automation

Brandon Beattie brandon+plug at beatties.us
Wed Feb 21 11:31:23 MST 2007


On Tue, Feb 20, 2007 at 03:54:33PM -0700, Andrew Jorgensen wrote:
> On 2/20/07, Dave Smith <dave at thesmithfam.org> wrote:
> >By the way, the conduit is stiff, but flexible. That way there are no 90
> >degree turns, and you can sometimes even push wire through it all the
> >way from the rooms to the basement. This is one reason you want the
> >central box in the basement, so gravity can help you push cables through.
> >
> >I have used a electricians fishing tape to pull cable through with no
> >problems at all.
> 
> An electrician friend of mine says this type of conduit is called
> smurf tube and is much less expensive than PVC pipes.

Could you ask him where it can be bought locally and/or online for the
best price?  

--Brandon



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