Spring 1999 NOC contact drill

Rich Sena ras at poppa.thick.net
Thu Apr 15 19:51:20 UTC 1999

Or better yet the genius doesn't know how to calibrate read or use in any
way shape or form a transit. (and is only becoming semi confident
that s/he will not get marking orange/yellow all over their hands...

On Wed, 14 Apr 1999 Matthew_S_Cramer at armstrong.com wrote:
> Believe it or not fibre cuts are not always the fault of the people operating
> the machines or the operator's bosses.  They'll call (as the sign indicates), a
> telco tech will come out and point to the place on the ground where it is "safe"
> to dig (after consulting his/her trusty docs), and then 20 minutes later
> **CRUNCH**.  "Oops - I guess my docs are off my 10-20 meters".  It happens.  I'd
> bet a significant number of cuts are because of this.

I am nothing if not net-Q! - ras at poppa.thick.net

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