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Old 11-07-2011, 05:14 PM
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Funny , most New England folk are not snake people, myself included/
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Old 11-07-2011, 05:41 PM
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Found this in a valve box a few years ago. I tried to get them out then just went in with my hands, no bites

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Old 11-07-2011, 05:56 PM
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Funny , most New England folk are not snake people, myself included/
I remember when I was either in kentucky or missouri for the Army, alot of the open training fields have cement bunkers buried in the ground so that during a tornado the soldiers could climb into them. One time when the alarms went off we openned the lid and their must have been half dozen snakes about 6 feet long. The guys jumped right in without hesitation, I decided to wait until the last minute. Luckily the debris never started flying close enough and I didn't have to climb into the snake pit
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Old 11-13-2011, 06:47 PM
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Valve Box Fungus!!

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Old 11-13-2011, 06:52 PM
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Who did you swipe that pic from? Those are external-bleed valves from waay back.
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Old 11-13-2011, 06:54 PM
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See what you miss not doing cold-call winterizings?
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Old 11-13-2011, 07:03 PM
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Valve Box Fungus!!

I drilled it into my crew about dealing with those cold calls: "You touch it, you own it."
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Old 11-13-2011, 07:09 PM
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I touched the fungus, so look out Planet Earth....


Meanwhile, for a nice view of the first-ever Manifold Tee...

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Old 11-13-2011, 07:22 PM
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I touched the fungus, so look out Planet Earth....


Meanwhile, for a nice view of the first-ever Manifold Tee...

:::Jumps over cliff with both cone markers in hand:::
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Old 11-13-2011, 07:36 PM
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Speaking of manifold tees, do any of you guys know anything about black abs plastic manifold tees? I dug up two this year at two different locations that the plastic had eroded from the inside out on the 90 bend.
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