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    Fire at White's Electronics!

    On Sunday, April 22nd there was a small fire at White's Electronics, Inc. The pump house was the only building effected, but this means that the plant will be without water for a few days. Due to not having water (and therefore no bathrooms, coffee, or eye wash stations) we have told our employees to take a few days to enjoy the spring weather.

    The factory will be closed Monday and Tuesday, April 23rd-24th, while we work on plumbing and rebuilding the pump house. Thanks for your patience!

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    I'm glad it wasn't too serious. Read the title and was like "NOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!"
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    Thank God it was only minimal damage and nobody got hurt. I hope you guys get everything back up and working soon. Good luck.
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    Glad it was "just" the pump house .... Odd how the water source catches fire .... Happy everyone is OK !!
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    Glad all are OK
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    Read the Title and thought the fire was started by tboykin...LOL just the thread I guess !!!
    Glad everyone is ok !!
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    I'm glad it was what it was and did not affect the main plant. Wendall August Forge was not so lucky a few years back. Hope it takes a few days more to get the facilities back up so your employees get a few days of detecting in.

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    Glad to hear it was only the pump house and nobody was hurt!

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    Bad news/good news. Glad to hear everyone & everything will be back to normal soon.

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    We are back at full capacity. Felt good swinging a sledgehammer to help demo the building. Many thanks to Jones Well Drilling for getting our plumbing sorted out!

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    Sounds good T.
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    Glad all is "well" at Whites !! I'm "pumped" to hear this news !!
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    I knew White's products were hot but that's ridiculous.

    Glad the damage was "limited".
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    I believe ole Fox has been sniffing something--He's down there just cracking himself up
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    Thank God the damages were confined to a small area and no one was injured!!
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    Glad to read that you are up and running. (running a business without coffee is unspeakable)

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    What .. no coffee .. Thats just wrong .. .. I hope all is well at the home office .
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    I was worried the best detector company out there, I feel better knowing it wasn't too bad thank goodness.
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