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Electrical Wiring:

There can be a variety of electrical wiring in buildings. The two wires on the far right have asbestos insulation (10-30% chrysotile, sample #10612K46). This wire was obtained in the flex conduit "fixture whips" leading to light fixtures (see bottom right photo). This was called "AF wire", for asbestos fiber wire.

AF-asbestos fiber wire
AF-asbestos fiber wire AF-asbestos fiber wire

Theatrical Lamps:

Insulation and electrical wiring in these theatrical lamps is ACM.

Theatrical lamp wiring

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Updated August 15, 2007