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Re: MCI WorldCom fiber cut - Syracuse, NY

  • From: Christopher E. Brown
  • Date: Wed Oct 06 17:25:20 1999

On Tue, 5 Oct 1999, Michael Heller wrote:

> Has anyone come to the conclusion that there might be a market for
> titanium-reinforced innerduct?
> Add up the yearly costs of outages for the average provider and the high
> costs of indestructable conduit make more sense.

	Anyone wanna figure the odds that once production of this
starts, and metal cost drop due to volume alloy production
titanium-reinforced buckets for the evil hoes will become available?

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and they don't carry large enough packets fast enough...
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