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Jul 16, 2021 IST Team

18 Times Twitter Made Funny Electrical Jokes

Twitter is normally a cesspool for all sorts of negativity, but every now and again, there are occasional sparks of hope. Wow, we didn't even know that was going to be a pun.

Here are 18 times Twitter made funny electrical jokes:

1. How you've re-routed outlets more times than you can count.

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My friends told me to become a solar electrician, but I wanted to serve the people.

I'm a sucker.

2. How your boss feels after you insult him with a good one, but went a little too far.

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I feel personally attacked by the younger part.


3. How you can spot another electrician from a mile away.

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It's strange how this happens.


4. How you know you've chosen the right career, and not carpentry. 

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It's ironic that it's called a "bolt" and yet we don't have mastery over it...


5. How the funniest electrician jokes are also the worst dad jokes.

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Resistance is not futile. It's actually 1 Ω = 1 V/A.

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6. How much you hate your plumbing bros, but team up on one thing.

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Would a plumber electrician hate himself? Would the job be draining, shockingly?

I really don't see Carl Weathers as a plumber type, but I really don't see Arnold as the type that would be an electrician either...


7. How you know you're alive.

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Tradesmen: Ouch.

High voltage electrician: I don't feel anything.


8. How your truck is just one big toolbox.

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Bonus points if you find an edible sandwich in the back!


9. How much you value safety because the job site brings out the dumb in everyone.

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Let's just point out the irony here for those who didn't see it...there's a ladder JUST TO THE RIGHT.

Eh, must be a low voltage electrician.


10. The things that make you laugh when nobody else would.

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Eddy Grant and electricians: *Gonna rock down to Electric Avenue..*

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11. When you show up on the job and realize just how bad the last guy was.

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Can we place "electrical talent" in Dr. Evil-style air quotes?

Do you ever feel like you're treated like the guy above? Here's how to get the respect you deserve.


12. How to mess with the new hire.

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If you can't mess with the apprentice, then what are we here for on this earth anyway?


13. How to know that the dad game is strong with this one.

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I'll see myself out.


14. When you're on the road and see a fire waiting to happen.

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Is it just me or does anyone else have the recurring nightmare of being eaten by a monster tangle of wires?


15. When you just say, "Whatever".

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If you have friends that do this, you should cut all ties with them.


16. When you find something to hold over the rookie's head for weeks to come.

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To be fair, we often stand on the shoulders of giants before us...


17. When you take a picture of your fellow tradesman, instead of suggesting a better way.

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Again, pointing out the irony in this picture like the one above...there's a ladder JUST TO THE RIGHT.

This is honestly the daily double answer on Jeopardy: what is trir?

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18. And, finally, when your tools help you battle boredom.

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A tool at your side is a friend indeed.

Published by IST Team July 16, 2021
IST Team