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The Wild World of Electrical Slang – Round 4

When someone on the job-site asks you for a bugeye, don’t hand them the booties. Here are ten more slang terms that reflect the creativity and humor of electrical workers throughout the industry.

A special thanks to our friends at Elliott Electric Supply for allowing us to bring you this entertaining and informative gallery. When you get the chance, pay them a visit at to discover even more terms you may not know. You can even contribute your own. The list is constantly growing.

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