Outlet suddenly stopped working

greg_2010October 24, 2012

Any idea why my outlet suddenly doesn't work anymore. Here's a picture:

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Ron Natalie

Ah, as we used to say, one of those liquid cooled power outlets. At least it won't overheat and catch fire.

    Bookmark   October 24, 2012 at 8:57AM
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Is this what is meant by current leakage?

    Bookmark   October 24, 2012 at 2:17PM
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Quick! Get a bucket! All those electrons are running all over the place!

    Bookmark   October 24, 2012 at 3:48PM
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Obviously, this house is served by a hydroelectric power plant. :)

    Bookmark   October 24, 2012 at 4:40PM
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You guys are GOOD!

    Bookmark   October 24, 2012 at 8:14PM
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Yerz waterz is makin yer electricks run out...

    Bookmark   October 26, 2012 at 9:52PM
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Obviously you didn't use THWN wiring for wet locations. You should always check here first when selecting wiring....

    Bookmark   October 28, 2012 at 9:48PM
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