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Powershell or Batch script to ping IP's for a certain lenght of time

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Does anyone have a batch or powershell script to ping an ip for a time period (i.e. 8 hours) and output to a file.

I'm trying to ping heart beat IP's throughout the day to troubleshoot possible network issues.  

Is there a switch for the ping -t command that will run for say 8 hours then stop?
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