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General Chat Thread, This is what happens when you let the NM and Junior Tech install network equipment! in General; At least they didn't install the Firebox in the boiler room....
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    At least they didn't install the Firebox in the boiler room.

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    This is a classic:

    This is what happens when you let the NM and Junior Tech install network equipment!-dchrfxny8egmylfa_jds1g2.jpg

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    Quote Originally Posted by tech_guy View Post
    This is a classic:

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    That would be fine if it was gaffer tape

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    Quote Originally Posted by PICNIC View Post
    That would be fine if it was gaffer tape
    It appears to be electrical tape.

    As an electrical appliance, it was the right choice.

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    Quote Originally Posted by PICNIC View Post
    That would be fine if it was gaffer tape
    What on earth happened to that? It's what caravans end up looking like on TopGear!

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    Quote Originally Posted by SYNACK View Post
    It's also only held in by three cage bolts. Quality, are you sure they were not consultants in a previous life.
    They were lucky to find 3 over there! I have tones of them here..


    @Ric_ Ref cables....

    Actually the installers who put the system in did not tidy them up, it's on our helpdesk to finish the work off for both server rooms.
    Last edited by twin--turbo; 30th November 2012 at 01:29 PM.

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    This could go in the common sense thread "Able to install something right way up"!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Michael View Post
    What on earth happened to that? It's what caravans end up looking like on TopGear!
    Think this guy must have used it in the past...

    Angry user
    Last edited by PICNIC; 30th November 2012 at 02:01 PM.

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    Well the kit is hopefuly the right way up, it's now on and working running pFsense for our BYOD captive portal.

    Rob

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    I was impressed when my technician and PFY admitted to this one (my techy has worked in IT for a LOT of years)
    This is what happens when you let the NM and Junior Tech install network equipment!-534586_10151171739576009_1031134357_n.jpg

    The excuse was its a Stone computers chassis and its front folds out so it was "right" when it was unfolded....
    Last edited by john; 30th November 2012 at 10:46 PM.

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    At least they got it lining up with the U markings. Most of our racks, installed by a predecessor (my favorite saying at the moment), installed most of ours with a 1/3 U gap between each item to allow cables to run in between the switches.

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    Some days you're a pigeon some days you're a statue......
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    Quote Originally Posted by sjatkn View Post
    At least they got it lining up with the U markings. Most of our racks, installed by a predecessor (my favorite saying at the moment), installed most of ours with a 1/3 U gap between each item to allow cables to run in between the switches.
    This one is a right pain!!

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    My last day today...

    Spot the Mistake from NM


    This is what happens when you let the NM and Junior Tech install network equipment!-dsc_0786.jpg

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    Quote Originally Posted by twin--turbo View Post
    My last day today...

    Spot the Mistake from NM


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