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Old 10-06-2019, 04:55 PM
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I have been dreading a job in Vermont, after delaying it as long as possible, no further delay is possible. I have t convert a 500 hp boiler (25 million BTU’s) from burning #6 oil to be capable of burning either #6 oil or propane.

So at 7 am, tomorrow morning (10/7/19) we have a 5 day shut down in a feed plant, to do a 120+ hr conversion, so 2 minions and I start in the morning.
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Old 10-06-2019, 06:19 PM
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I have been dreading a job in Vermont, after delaying it as long as possible, no further delay is possible. I have t convert a 500 hp boiler (25 million BTU’s) from burning #6 oil to be capable of burning either #6 oil or propane.

So at 7 am, tomorrow morning (10/7/19) we have a 5 day shut down in a feed plant, to do a 120+ hr conversion, so 2 minions and I start in the morning.
Good luck on getting minions to collectively get 60 hours of work done in 5 days, even presuming you put in five 12 hours shifts.
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... so 2 minions and I start in the morning.
We should start a pool on how long the minions will last...
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Old 10-07-2019, 11:14 AM
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Good luck on getting minions to collectively get 60 hours of work done in 5 days, even presuming you put in five 12 hours shifts.
Will that be
1. Darrel
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Old 10-07-2019, 04:00 PM
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We should start a pool on how long the minions will last...
My bet is Wednesday 2:00 PM.
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Vermont isn't high on my list right now either. Half the dealers (2) probably want to lynch me when they see me. That's the problem, you're only as good as the last thing you gave them. If you don't give it to them, you're the biggest asshole that ever walked the planet
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