Sewer-pipe sailors

Felton, Robert RFelton at ISA.ORG
Wed Jan 10 17:30:36 UTC 2001

An acquaintance who was once a naval officer tells me that submariners were
known in his day as "sewer-pipe sailors."  I don't know if this slang is
known to everybody but me, but I thought I'd pass it along.

Robert M. Felton, P.E.
Technical Editor, InTech Magazine
ISA - The Instrumentation, Systems, and Automation Society
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