I am personally very much in favor of having a separate plant newsgroup.  I am 
also in favor of another newsgroup that Dustin did not mention:  An equipment 
newsgroup for discussion of cross-discipline equipment (filters, hoods, tanks, 
stands, etc.)

David W. Webb
Enterprise Computing Provisioning
Texas Instruments Inc.
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