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Re: alexandria cable cutters?
From: Warren Bailey <wbailey () satelliteintelligencegroup com>
Date: Mon, 1 Apr 2013 17:04:17 +0000

This was in reply to a posting that brought up the possible usage of a
Thermal Lance. 

On 4/1/13 9:55 AM, "Bill Woodcock" <woody () pch net> wrote:

On Mar 28, 2013, at 2:17 PM, Warren Bailey
<wbailey () satelliteintelligencegroup com> wrote:
- Welding Gear is expensive, underwater gear is insanely expensive.
- Welding is pretty difficult..
- Underwater welding requires knowledge of SCUBA *AND* welding
techniques under water.
...going after a specific cable with a welder sounds like someone had a
real reason. 
...the fact that they were using a welder, underwater, on a 15kV -48VDC
fiber optic plant


I think I missed a step here.  Where is the reference to the welding
equipment coming from?

The photos show three scuba tanks and a float.  I don't see any mention
of welding equipment in the NYT or Guardian pieces, or in the Egyptian
Navy's statement or photos.


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