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    Default OT-ish - is Adama OK?

    Hi all,
    Just wondering how Adama's doing, he's been quiet on the site since mid-May. I pm'd one of the British members (Limy Sami), but he's heard nothing either.

    Hope he's just busy, or the computer decided to go flambé...

    [Figured I'd post this early, while the English horde is having their morning porridge]

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    Quote Originally Posted by camscan View Post
    I sent a PM on October 2 and received no reply.
    AND,only peasants call it porridge. Go upmarket and say porage or for just one person on PM,gruel.
    Hey, I'm a Peasant-American, and I strongly object to being objectified as a less-than-magnificent specimen of humanity!! I'm contacting my lawyer and my human rights advocate!

    Back on topic - well, that's concerning. I know he wasn't a young'n, here's hoping his being AWOL is totally voluntary...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Milland View Post
    ... here's hoping his being AWOL is totally voluntary...
    Adama is a Loonix aficionado, let's hope he tried to "upgrade" his browser from shithub, the effing script installed six untested incompatible shared libraries and now he's in dll hell with a non-functioning computer

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    He's London-based isn't he? If someone has his address I could do a fly-by and at least pass on our regards.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Peter. View Post
    He's London-based isn't he? If someone has his address I could do a fly-by and at least pass on our regards.
    That would be nice. I hope someone out there has an address.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Milland View Post
    ... I know he wasn't a young'n, ...
    Actually he is a young'n - met him when he popped round to mine to pick up some Stainless tooling plate about 10 years ago.
    He lives in Suffolk, like me, I think somewhere in-between Ipswich and Lowestoft.
    I hope he's OK, he's been regularly active for many years. Unlike him to be so quiet.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Peter Neill View Post
    Actually he is a young'n - met him when he popped round to mine to pick up some Stainless tooling plate about 10 years ago.
    He lives in Suffolk, like me, I think somewhere in-between Ipswich and Lowestoft.
    I hope he's OK, he's been regularly active for many years. Unlike him to be so quiet.
    I sit corrected. That's good, but still begs the question of why he buggered off.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Peter Neill View Post
    Actually he is a young'n - met him when he popped round to mine to pick up some Stainless tooling plate about 10 years ago.
    He lives in Suffolk, like me, I think somewhere in-between Ipswich and Lowestoft.
    I hope he's OK, he's been regularly active for many years. Unlike him to be so quiet.
    I'm pretty sure it's Leiston, near the Sizewell nuke

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    Quote Originally Posted by Limy Sami View Post
    I'm pretty sure it's Leiston, near the Sizewell nuke
    My new theory is that he was bitten by a radioactive spider, and is now sitting in the middle of a web inside of Big Ben.

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    Quote Originally Posted by camscan View Post
    Perhaps he heard about the metrology forum.
    LLLMMMFFFAAAOOO!!!!!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by camscan View Post
    Good grief,I spent close on a week there in September.
    That's OK, none of us thought you were normal before that anyway.

    PDW

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    Quote Originally Posted by camscan View Post
    Good grief,I spent close on a week there in September.
    For the immediate area, a nice warm and glowing week - if not a little baron.
    For the rest of the UK, ferking freezing

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    Can Don supply his sign up email..ie his personal one?
    And then drop him a line?
    He may have just ran away form the site for whatever reason, but still be hopefully busy etc?

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    Quote Originally Posted by barbter View Post
    Can Don supply his sign up email..ie his personal one?
    And then drop him a line?
    He may have just ran away form the site for whatever reason, but still be hopefully busy etc?
    I just read his last full week of posts back in May. Wasn't involved in any obvious tiffs with anyone.

    He HAD seen some very busy times, pre-Brexit stocking-up, but still found time to post. Hasn't even logged in at all since May, though one need not login to but browse.

    Hope it isn't an accident or a health issue. Don't have to be ancient for those to hit.

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    I just sent him an email (to an address he gave me back in 2010) . Let's hope all is OK

    Bill

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    Quote Originally Posted by thermite View Post
    I just read his last full week of posts back in May. Wasn't involved in any obvious tiffs with anyone.

    He HAD seen some very busy times, pre-Brexit stocking-up, but still found time to post. Hasn't even logged in at all since May, though one need not login to but browse.

    Hope it isn't an accident or a health issue. Don't have to be ancient for those to hit.
    Am I mistaken in thinking that I recall him talking about having some chronic health problems / disabilities?

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    Quote Originally Posted by gregormarwick View Post
    Am I mistaken in thinking that I recall him talking about having some chronic health problems / disabilities?

    I believe that was his significant other.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TeachMePlease View Post
    I believe that was his significant other.
    Uhhh.. that can take yer focus off of more than just PM forums.

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    Quote Originally Posted by camscan View Post
    Takes Aussies a long time to find out doesn't it. Is that a distance thing or are they all naturally slow? Your move.
    Naturally slow, I'm afraid. The best of us got killed off supporting you people in 3 major wars.

    PDW

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    I think we need a diversionary tactic before we have a fraternal war.

    Look, over there! A squirrel!!

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