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Did anyone in the UK watch “The Cruise” last night on TV ?
It’s filmed on the Royal Princess and last night showed a hotel Engineer water jetting a sewage tank in full PPE & breathing mask which is the way it should be done.
Struck me the way our “Farm” workers used to do it in the past with a pair of paper overalls, wellies and knotted rag on the head if they were lucky.
Remember one watch keeper removing some crud from a Mowbray float switch with a screwdriver and later on stirring his tea with it, after he wiped it on his overalls of course. ……how things have changed for the better
It used to be a Friday ritual day work electrician cleaning the crud off the 3 float switches, assisted by a greaser... Same screwdriver technique I seem to recall, but we did have the luxury of a bottle brush... If the outlet was really blocked then there was trouble... Fortunately that was mechanical!!