Multiple gas explosions in Massachusetts

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Multiple gas explosions in Massachusetts

Post by witsd » Fri Sep 14, 2018 10:24 am

https://edition.cnn.com/2018/09/13/us/m ... index.html

Looks as though two pressure regulators may have failed, causing lower pressure pipes to rupture.
We often think that when we have completed our study of one we know all about two, because 'two' is 'one and one.' We forget that we still have to make a study of 'and.'

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Re: Multiple gas explosions in Massachusetts

Post by Alexis » Fri Sep 14, 2018 10:41 am

Thanks for this wit. .salut

I saw a bit on the news this morning and meant to link in here.

Horrendous!
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Re: Multiple gas explosions in Massachusetts

Post by ddlh » Fri Sep 14, 2018 7:22 pm

Hi

Where does it state that 2 pressure regulators may have failed?

I agree that there has been a failure somewhere but not best practice to speculate on a public forum?

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Re: Multiple gas explosions in Massachusetts

Post by witsd » Wed Sep 19, 2018 11:46 am

ddlh wrote:
Fri Sep 14, 2018 7:22 pm
Where does it state that 2 pressure regulators may have failed?
Something I was told by someone who lives locally. But yes, you are right - I don't know this for certain.
We often think that when we have completed our study of one we know all about two, because 'two' is 'one and one.' We forget that we still have to make a study of 'and.'

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