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Run Hours
The number of hours that an asset has been actively operating over a stated time period, which will have a bearing on the effective age and condition of the asset.

For example the hours that a standby generator has been tested over a period of time.
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Fig. Generator Run Hours - Typical Low Use


Fig. Assets with High Run Hours - Overhead Gate, Pumps

I. Care and his fellow owner/manager are debating whether the life of assets are candidates for "extending life" or only "reaching life"
Fig. I. Care and his fellow owner/manager are debating whether the life of assets are candidates for "extending life" or only "reaching life"


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I. Care is attempting to slow down or reserve the sands of time so that he can undo the deferred maintenance
Fig. I. Care is attempting to slow down or reserve the sands of time so that he can undo the deferred maintenance. A futile but valiant attempt.