It was a mercy killing though. Oddly enough about this time of year in 1991 this Reliance Electric PLC was being commissioned.
So now my
You KNOW you work with geeks when my lead tech is standing at the breaker on the UPS feed and says: "I am a Reliance Electric Automate 30E. My teacher taught me a song, would you like to hear it ?" I said "sure HAL" and the breaker was cut.
In the mean time I get a call and someone says the bulk tank readings "don't look right".
Big honking red light is NOT good on the front of this thing. It went from "plays well with others to kicking and screaming at everyone".
It has decided to not talk to these anymore.
Not only these but uh 10 other devices as well. What do these do? Shoot an ultrasonic pulse from the top of storage tanks holding liquid and report out the volume in them in gallons. We have over 100 storage tanks and its a big deal if people cannot see what was consumed or what is in them in real time.
Blogging will probably be light over the next several weeks!