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    You mean "vestiges of fossilized balls", my age?...

    You mean "vestiges of fossilized balls", my age?

    Bloody passage of time eroded the greater part of the mass, long-since. Stolen for the Copper value in Brass, were they? At least I can hobble...
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    That's simply arrogant, Gordo. Transferring...

    That's simply arrogant, Gordo.

    Transferring your own personality trait to an entire nation does not make you a more numerous person. "Citable bad example", singular, rather.

    Be thankful your...
  3. Might pop an email or PM to PM Member PaulM ...

    Might pop an email or PM to PM Member PaulM right IN Upton, Mass. Or ring him up. Great guy!
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    The reverse, actually. Check your history....

    The reverse, actually. Check your history. Germans are better than anyone on-planet at LOSING a war, generally in six years or less. Even better? THEY take the heaviest damage hit. Every time.
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    Greed.. Wudd'n yah know it? Mayhap because his...

    Greed.. Wudd'n yah know it?

    Mayhap because his "hot mic" is also a WET Mike?
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    Aye, there be one 'o the rare instances where...

    Aye, there be one 'o the rare instances where even the above-the-mark honest Yorkies actually CHEAT. They actually HAVE a bit 'o money to be tight WITH!

    The Welsh on the other hand, haven't been...
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    Meahhh... some of the expats are simply oxygen...

    Meahhh... some of the expats are simply oxygen thieves, moron or genius, impartial.
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    I'll be damned. Well. Hell. Guess I already AM,...

    I'll be damned. Well. Hell. Guess I already AM, but still.

    We must indeed 'ave "gone to different schools, together", as is sometimes said, because the same damned thought has been running...
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    Uhh.... nooo. That would be a used motorcar...

    Uhh.... nooo.

    That would be a used motorcar salesman.

    Politician needn't move his lips to lie. Nor even move to Kolding.

    Just vote the atrophied ghost of his phantom "conscience".
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    Inuit DO get around. Dad did the survey, "Pioneer...

    Inuit DO get around. Dad did the survey, "Pioneer road" Alcan highway, summer of '42, one of his two guides was Tlinkit, the other Inuit. Visited both by Airstream when he retired, Corps of...
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    uhh.. ..well. that isn't actually an "EU thing"...

    uhh.. ..well. that isn't actually an "EU thing" or "not-only" an EU thing exactly. See "Schengen" and ISTR two others, is it?

    UK in the EU, but not in those. Still need papers tunnel, air, or...
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    Lawsters as they are, I didn't have time nor...

    Lawsters as they are, I didn't have time nor energy either one to make that climb into the attic and bring along the 'tronics goods I do NOT use since giving-up board-level repairs ages ago. It isn't...
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    I think we have a go. Gots to send him some...

    I think we have a go. Gots to send him some photos.

    But "your next" if he has a better offer. All good so long as PM gains. I'm not into epraying or other fleamarketeering as a "vendor" meself....
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    Replied to your email just before I went out for...

    Replied to your email just before I went out for vittles. Might be in the trap again?

    :)
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    Paul, What Johansen said. I use US-made -...

    Paul,

    What Johansen said.

    I use US-made - Pomona ISTR - & Fluke 100:1 and 1000:1 'scope probes. DC work, where a motor @ 300 VDC or less can kick 4 to 5 times that off the inductive spike.
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    Paul, yer a hard worker to have gotten back onto...

    Paul, yer a hard worker to have gotten back onto the unit after I bent your ear and yer Dad's. Good to have met you both.

    Yes, I think if you look at two things these switching artifacts are there...
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    Well.... with all the "free shit" being...

    Well.... with all the "free shit" being promised?'

    How bout free promotions from "Ex spurt" AKA unknown drip to "Wart no-class on Trumps' Ass", and with a nice looking tin badge, prominent Red...
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    There is an old, old directive to young officers...

    There is an old, old directive to young officers when a "Command decision" cannot be delayed:

    "Do SOMETHING loo-tenant! Even if it is WRONG!"

    No leader long survives with a "deer in the...
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    Mad as ever, Jackson. And a treasure to PM's...

    Mad as ever, Jackson. And a treasure to PM's diverse community, for it!

    Good on yah, and well done!
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    Dunno why i didn't think of it.."Period Correct"...

    Dunno why i didn't think of it.."Period Correct" might surprise you as to not looking old, but advanced, rather.

    Radio sets, autos and machinery were often differentiated by fancy dials and knobs....
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    C'monnnnnnnn Texas and Californikya are...

    C'monnnnnnnn Texas and Californikya are "different countries altogether".

    I've taken a bit of delight for nearly half a century when overseas and asked "what country are you from?" by answering...
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    There has been 'competition" first in "hollow...

    There has been 'competition" first in "hollow state", then in hybrid, then transistors, then also "IC" since long before Phase Technologies name was first heard on this planet.

    The ones ANY...
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    Could have been angrier yet, he'd have been...

    Could have been angrier yet, he'd have been forced fly Cesspools with flat engines, spring main gear, and wheels on their noses 'stead of round engines and a wheel on their arse?

    Cessna...
  24. Your multi-purpose dovetail as can also serve as...

    Your multi-purpose dovetail as can also serve as a level is IMNSHO, just the ticket for he who doesn't REALLY want to dedicate all that much total investment in coin of the realm, storage space,...
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    "Barely" a machine gun, but at least Julius A....

    "Barely" a machine gun, but at least Julius A. Rasmussen, Theodor Schoubue, and minister of War Madsen they named it for were all Danish. At the time.

    Sir Hiram Stevens Maxim and John Moses...
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