I suppose that the judge would need to temper their remarks a bit. Sometimes I do ask " Are you stoned? or just Stupid", when dealing with some folks. Mostly that question gets rid of people who are quite unpleasent, and possibly dangerous, to have nearby. A recent example , while at a campground on a holiday weekend, was seeing someone attepting to ignite 4 inch diameter logs in a firepit by pouring gasoline on them and lighting it. That does not often work on green wood or on wet wood, and almost never works on wet green wood.
As fro fuse sizing, and fuse abuse, some of us understand quite well when we can get away with a 20 amp fuse instead of a ten amp fuse, while many don't. The frustration comes in attempting to use equipment designed to protect the very most unthinking fools from all injuries, which certainly prevents the rest of us from using it in any innovative manner.
As an industry, we now need to up our game and provide contractors with easier ways to properly identify and report counterfeit products and build collaboration between manufacturers, design engineers, industry organizations, and government.
The shift to aluminum is gaining momentum and the demand from automakers for aluminum is soaring, "expecting to reach one billion pounds this year, up from 200 million in 2012, and to grow by more than 30% annually through 2020."
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