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#44464 - 11/04/04 01:42 PM FS/FD Boxes
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Need help here guys. We're all lost on this one. Where did the terms FS and FD come from?
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#44465 - 11/04/04 02:57 PM Re: FS/FD Boxes
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Ferrous shallow and ferrous deep.

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#44466 - 11/04/04 03:05 PM Re: FS/FD Boxes
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And FB is Ferris Buehler.
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#44467 - 11/04/04 06:35 PM Re: FS/FD Boxes
SteveMc Offline
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Registered: 02/05/04
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Loc: Rock Hill, SC
And you need a day off Ryan!
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#44468 - 11/04/04 06:47 PM Re: FS/FD Boxes
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Tell me about it! In fact, I think I'm getting a cold....
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#44469 - 11/06/04 05:03 PM Re: FS/FD Boxes
Steve Miller Offline
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Registered: 08/30/01
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Loc: Loudoun Cty, VA
Ferrous?? Sounds like my students ... I had one who absolutely could not understand why his magnetic level would not stick to the box. (this was a high school junior)
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#44470 - 11/07/04 04:18 AM Re: FS/FD Boxes
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Registered: 12/24/00
Posts: 4259
Loc: Fullerton, CA USA
Ahh, another example of a term gone whacko.

I always heard the same as Charlie.

So, now, lets all go put in our PVC or Aluminum Fs Boxes !!
And FW is Ferris Wheel.
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#44471 - 11/07/04 08:12 AM Re: FS/FD Boxes
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Registered: 04/22/01
Posts: 507
Loc: York, NE
Everyone knows that PVC means.......
pipe very crowded!
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