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    You have been scammed by nasty people who never...

    You have been scammed by nasty people who never pay anyone not mandated by law (wages) ......the usual strategy of these nasty people is to stall,ignore,then dispute the work ,dispute the payment...
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    I would think traction controll would be...

    I would think traction controll would be essential in a system with a motor driving each wheel.
  3. The dragon act did me a favour.....price went...

    The dragon act did me a favour.....price went from wanting a "couple of hundred",to "get it gone before midday,FCS".....chucks too,dedicated Burnerd with inbuilt long taper mounts...But after putting...
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    On good point with the Lincoln,is the Chinese...

    On good point with the Lincoln,is the Chinese wont be able to shut it down one fine day,like every other car in the US with Chinese chips....."Elroy ,why has all them cars stopped ?" "Nothin ma,jes...
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    Assuming JH1 new toy has a 3.1 or 3.5 axle...

    Assuming JH1 new toy has a 3.1 or 3.5 axle ratio,he ll be cruising the interstate at 100mph....like Smokey and the Bandit on roids.....steroids that is ,not the other kind.
  6. I went looking for one just like that to make a...

    I went looking for one just like that to make a rifling machine....all I needed was a head/spindle,and a long bed with a toothed rack to gear onto the cutter rotation.....I went to look at some bits...
  7. Think he means light MS baling scrap.Ally has...

    Think he means light MS baling scrap.Ally has crashed ,just a matter of hanging on till prices rise....ally has an intrinsic value of around 60c of lekky per Lb to make ,so it cant stay low...
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    I had plenty of practice as a kid.....my old man...

    I had plenty of practice as a kid.....my old man was kinda reckless... and bad tempered ....I remember the old dog going for his life as a large tank fell down on him .He took off so quick he left...
  9. The big deal with Colchesters was /is the...

    The big deal with Colchesters was /is the hardened bed......pre hardened bed ,they are just a very ordinary light duty lathe.
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    A guy wanted to look at some stuff in my other...

    A guy wanted to look at some stuff in my other yard,and he came to my home to pick me up in a 1952 Studebaker sedan with a 3l flathead six....I was amazed how well it went ,the thing was no different...
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    I saw a telly reality series (when they were...

    I saw a telly reality series (when they were actually real,and didnt have tattoed millennials in them) where some housemovers used green bananas to grease wooden skids.
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    I had two 1982 Fords with silver 6v92 TAs on...

    I had two 1982 Fords with silver 6v92 TAs on contract towing animal feed pressure tanks.In the Fords ,the motors were accessable ,unlike the same trucks with BC Cummins ,where 2/3 of the motor was...
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    i had an Asquith OD2 tilt not very much,and the...

    i had an Asquith OD2 tilt not very much,and the drilling head rolled down the arm ,despite the lock being tight......only a million to one chance saved it and me ....the spindle hit a piece of...
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    Put the unit ID on notification on as many sites...

    Put the unit ID on notification on as many sites as you can find......the are many ex owners ,parts accumulators ,junk dealers who may have nos or good condition used bits.
  15. Thread: OT Oz wildfires

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    That so?...Ill tell you this,landowners have been...

    That so?...Ill tell you this,landowners have been prevented from doing their own burnoffs for twenty years and more by green activists and moles in every level of government.I grew up with continuous...
  16. Its a Colchester roundtop Triumph of the...

    Its a Colchester roundtop Triumph of the 1950s.....if its got roller bearing spindle its post war....prewar had plain bearings.......the whole apron is missing,so IMHO ,its a manual feed if you are...
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    JH1 s motor is a silver 92 with DDEC.....this is...

    JH1 s motor is a silver 92 with DDEC.....this is one of a small select group of diesels with specific fuel consumptions under 200gm /KWH....even the best Euros only got marginally below this.In fact...
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    If you rely on any of the locks ,and live to...

    If you rely on any of the locks ,and live to tell,then you wont do it again.Chain everything up ,arm to base ,head to column .......it may not move ,but if it does things happen quick....Ive moved...
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    Yeah ,maybe,but lekky cars caint make no crazy...

    Yeah ,maybe,but lekky cars caint make no crazy amount of noise as they pull out of the Maccas next door......and I dont care what colour they are ..green ,red ,blue ......silent is alls I want.
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    I think you have set up pretty well......I was in...

    I think you have set up pretty well......I was in the same field for years...industrial maintenance and repair.....and without your own machines to make parts ,you cant do anything in a reasonable...
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    There are already fleets of self drive cars in...

    There are already fleets of self drive cars in China ,if pictures on the net are to be believed.
  22. Thread: Boeing 737 Max

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    It will never fly again with that name ,maybe...

    It will never fly again with that name ,maybe never fly again at all in any form .
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    Thats US only...Ford makes heaps of cars ,mostly...

    Thats US only...Ford makes heaps of cars ,mostly small ,worldwide.....reason for the F is profit margin...much higher than cars.......Ford has also announced that all development is to be...
  24. Thread: OT Oz wildfires

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    im mostly past caring,but I do get p d off when...

    im mostly past caring,but I do get p d off when one of the treehuggers is burnt out with no insurance ,whine like a dog about the govt handout ,and a lot of morons on facebook start giving them...
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    The threads are in threads (cuts) per...

    The threads are in threads (cuts) per inch..(Whitworths system) ...not metric where the pitch is also the dimension.....You can cut metric threads,but will need a 127 tooth change gear.....there are...
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