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Old 02-26-2013, 01:42 AM   #1
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Default The earth tried to eat me today.

So I am diggin to replace a Grease Interceptor and sewer line at a grocery store and the ground is saturated. Can't dig a foot without it caving in. This trench is 8' deep and I have to go another couple feet.

I will take some more pictures throughout the week of this project. The grease interceptor pit is gonna be about 15' deep.







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Old 02-26-2013, 01:56 AM   #2
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That's interesting never saw a grease interceptor underground, all of the ones up here are like in place of a p trap or recessed into the ground of the kitchen floor. Is that pretty common in Cali?



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It is a 1500 gallon concrete structure very similar to an older concrete septic tank. Measures 6' wide x 11' long x 6' deep and then has a smaller sample box like a small manhole at the end.

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Ah ok gotcha. That's cool, probably doesn't need to be cleaned monthly like the small ones lol

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Nope.

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No Ground, don't eat Chris!

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i won in the battle of earth today, i will get a couple pics up later.

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Must be halfway to china by now lol

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And with all of the caving in, all of the way to Alberta.

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I thought I felt something earlier today



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