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    Quote Originally Posted by Romak View Post
    kitno455, maybe the title is what you called a "silly clickbait" one and even a "useless noise", but I truly was surprised finding such a tool and I wrote exactly how I felt. I do not see anything wrong with that and I never heard any complaints from anybody else. Cheers
    Then I'll add my distaste for the title to the scrum. It's an interesting device, but the title is childish and unfit for the forum BY THE WORDS OF THE FORUM OWNER.

    There, is that enough? Clear, concise thread topics are much easier to search, and will do the job of getting views. No need to piddle on the keyboard...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Milland View Post
    Then I'll add my distaste for the title to the scrum. It's an interesting device, but the title is childish and unfit for the forum BY THE WORDS OF THE FORUM OWNER.

    There, is that enough? Clear, concise thread topics are much easier to search, and will do the job of getting views. No need to piddle on the keyboard...
    I agree,

    Bill

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    Wild guess.. some kind of early Cathedral Organ control device. Maybe to change the opening's of bank's of pipe's or something along that line ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by 9100 View Post
    I agree,

    Bill
    i was going to ask him if he panicked much? be figured what was the use ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by moonlight machine View Post
    It is a STUPID title. How the fuck do you archive it for the future? You have 135 posts here, have you ever read the rules? The title is how it is found in the archive. Just READ THE RULES and post accordingly.
    To the moonlight machine. I can call the post as I want and the question is clearly stated in the title. No need to use rude language on this forum. Verbal abuse has been reported. Hopefully, the actions will follow soon. Next time, be polite to people and watch your language.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Romak View Post
    To the moonlight machine. I can call the post as I want and the question is clearly stated in the title. No need to use rude language on this forum. Verbal abuse has been reported. Hopefully, the actions will follow soon. Next time, be polite to people and watch your language.
    Look Out... the federalies have been summoned.....

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    Quote Originally Posted by Romak View Post
    To the moonlight machine. I can call the post as I want and the question is clearly stated in the title. No need to use rude language on this forum. Verbal abuse has been reported. Hopefully, the actions will follow soon. Next time, be polite to people and watch your language.
    Ah, so you refuse to learn AND you're an asshole. Good to know.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Milland View Post
    Ah, so you refuse to learn AND you're an asshole. Good to know.
    Why are you being such a cynical, grumpy old man ? Dude ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by digger doug View Post
    Why are you being such a cynical, grumpy old man ? Dude ?
    I've been studying at the feet of a Master...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Milland View Post
    Then I'll add my distaste for the title to the scrum. It's an interesting device, but the title is childish and unfit for the forum BY THE WORDS OF THE FORUM OWNER.

    There, is that enough?.
    That is somewhat misleading. What I actually posted was Bottom line is we need members to simply tell us in advance enough info to at least get a hint of what the topic is about.

    Seeing as he did at least “hint” what the topic is about, it’s ok by me. Chill pill is in order m’man.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Milacron View Post
    Seeing as he did at least “hint” what the topic is about, it’s ok by me. Chill pill is in order m’man.
    Well dangit, smacked off my soapbox by the Man. Ok, from now on I'll just limit myself to asking questions about my Atlas and Grizzly table-top lathes.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Milland View Post
    Well dangit, smacked off my soapbox by the Man. Ok, from now on I'll just limit myself to asking questions about my Atlas and Grizzly table-top lathes.
    Don't forget your shaper.....

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hodge View Post
    Don't forget your shaper.....
    Or my power hacksaw!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Milland View Post
    Or my power hacksaw!
    Make sure you use lot's of exclamation points, and adverbs:
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    Don't forget lot's of adjectives too:
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    Quote Originally Posted by Milland View Post
    Or my power hacksaw!
    Or Myford lathes!

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    Quote Originally Posted by digger doug View Post
    Make sure you use lot's of exclamation points, and adverbs:
    YouTube

    Don't forget lot's of adjectives too:
    YouTube
    Plus, use a lot of unnecessary apostrophes...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Limy Sami View Post
    Or Myford lathes!
    I didn't know Ford made lathes. I do know they made B-24 Liberators during WWII, which they used to drop Pintos on the Hun to great effect.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Milland View Post
    I didn't know Ford made lathes. I do know they made B-24 Liberators during WWII, which they used to drop Pintos on the Hun to great effect.
    Believe it or not, The Brits dropped a vast number as well, Just thought I would mention !

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    Quote Originally Posted by cutting oil Mac View Post
    Believe it or not, The Brits dropped a vast number as well, Just thought I would mention !
    Wait, wouldn't you guys have dropped Anglias? Besides, now that I think of it, dropping Pintos on countries would be a violation of the Geneva Mechanism.

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    WOW! MY GOD! HELP ME PLEASE! - SOMEBODY CHANGE THE TITLE OF THIS THREAD!!!

    I clicked it thinking it was something dire, an urgent call for help. But alas it's just a BS What is this thingy? thread. Now devolved into blather.


    Best Regards,
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