Rich Freeman on 24 Jan 2015 10:03:44 -0800

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Re: [PLUG] Boxes for Internet in Garage?

On Sat, Jan 24, 2015 at 12:54 PM, Keith C. Perry
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> That actually looks like an alarm system battery.  Perhaps the previous owners had a [secondary] controller box in there?

I think a picture of the thing the battery goes into would be more helpful.  :)

I sounds like a description of a Verizon FIOS ONT.  They contain
batteries so that you don't lose landline telephone in the event of a
power outage.  Even if you discontinued service the ONT might still
alarm when the battery wears out.  You could stop it by unplugging the
ONT from the wall and disconnecting the battery.

FIOS ONTs look like one of these:

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