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    Absolute bull sheet. The BATFE long ago ruled...

    Absolute bull sheet. The BATFE long ago ruled that if you rent out your machines you are a firearms manufacturer and have to follow every single rule for a manufacturer regardless of who is running...
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    I’m right there with you buddy. When that opioid...

    I’m right there with you buddy. When that opioid settlement in Ohio happened I immediately sent a letter to my three congressmen letting them know that LARGE numbers of us use opioids properly and...
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    If you are willing to spend enough money and...

    If you are willing to spend enough money and effort, anything on that lathe is replace/repairable. Those kinds of things show up eBay from time to time. Just keep looking and maybe you will get...
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    I use a long 3/8" drill layed on my table saw. ...

    I use a long 3/8" drill layed on my table saw. If the blade balances with the drill centered in the hole, it's balanced. Don't need yet another tool sitting around my shop.

    Steve
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    The BATF tracks firearms manufacture and imports...

    The BATF tracks firearms manufacture and imports for the USA. I try to be fair and no matter how much I disliked Obama will give credit where it is due. Between manufacture and imports, Obama is...
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    For a long time I’ve been convinced that this is...

    For a long time I’ve been convinced that this is the last century for modern civilization. Over the last couple of years I’m doubting modern civilization will make it another 80 years. Very glad I...
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    No, AIG got billions during the TARP bailout to...

    No, AIG got billions during the TARP bailout to keep them alive but, unlike all the other financial institutions, it was so many billions that the Federal gov't took something like 80% of their stock...
  8. So you test the condensate from a grocery store...

    So you test the condensate from a grocery store and that tells you what? That some unknown person in the store was infected? We already know there are large numbers of asymptomatic or nearly so...
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    Do NOT get a portable AC unit. Let’s think about...

    Do NOT get a portable AC unit. Let’s think about this. A portable AC unit sucks air in the front, runs it over the cool heat exchanger and blows it back into the room. On the backside it sucks air...
  10. I would also suspect you have some malware. ...

    I would also suspect you have some malware. Download Microsoft Malicious Software Removal Tool, make sure you are downloading from Microsoft's site. That runs as an executable, there is no install,...
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    Not far from me is a company that hires out temp...

    Not far from me is a company that hires out temp construction labor. I’ve used them a number of times, usually unskilled laborers to do stuff around my farm. That way I’m the one standing there...
  12. Thread: O.T.CBD oil

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    I tried a couple of sample packs of "CBD infused"...

    I tried a couple of sample packs of "CBD infused" ointment. Zero help for the back, did help some for my shoulder (torn ligaments). My wife asked what was in it and the package said Menthol and...
  13. Thread: O.T.CBD oil

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    My VA doc gave me some of that. Wasn't very...

    My VA doc gave me some of that. Wasn't very effective and under Side Effects was "Acute liver failure". Oh joy, one of the few things on me that still works and we're going to screw that up with...
  14. Thread: O.T.CBD oil

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    First - the CBD products contain very little THC...

    First - the CBD products contain very little THC but not ZERO. How much is in it depends upon the quality of the product and how much the manufacturer gives a crap. If you live in a state where THC...
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    Whenever I want an answer to "approximate value"...

    Whenever I want an answer to "approximate value" questions I head to eBay and search for similar items. If there are a bunch for sale I will go to Advanced search and search for only items that...
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    No, his problem was that once a dry chem...

    No, his problem was that once a dry chem extinguisher is used even a little it will slow leak. That's what I was told my the guy who owns a small company that certs and refurbs fire extinguishers. ...
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    Same thing happened to my neighbor. People with...

    Same thing happened to my neighbor. People with no knowledge of zero turns don't understand how extremely easy it is to pull a wheelie when going up a hill. Fail to correct and it will flip over...
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    One problem that can caused "knuckle busting" is...

    One problem that can caused "knuckle busting" is over time the grease will harden which prevents the teeth from fully engaging. Took my 40+ year old ratchets apart (extremely easy to do) and the...
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    So if someone wants a WW2 aircraft for a museum -...

    So if someone wants a WW2 aircraft for a museum - here you go. Don't know about anyone else but I'm certainly impressed by what this guy has done.

    YouTube

    Steve
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    The one I saw was at the air show in Guntersville...

    The one I saw was at the air show in Guntersville in 1994, put on by Frank Ryder. There is a video from the 1992 show on YouTube "Guntersville air show 1992". It was becoming an annual affair until...
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    I was at a World War 1 air show many years ago...

    I was at a World War 1 air show many years ago and one of the aircraft was a beautiful Fokker DVII replica built by a retired airline mechanic according to the original plans. His son told me there...
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    Got mine. Regarding the mail, not sure why it...

    Got mine.

    Regarding the mail, not sure why it has slowed. Took two weeks to get a small package to Austin TX. I asked at the PO counter and the lady said she thinks they are flying less mail and...
  23. Don't know if anything like this exists in your...

    Don't know if anything like this exists in your part of Australia but here and there in the USA there are metalworking clubs. If one of those is nearby you should definitely join and get advice...
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    Poll: There is no need for another subforum. The...

    There is no need for another subforum. The problem, which was 100% predictable, is that the moderators, for whatever reason, are no longer rigidly enforcing the very clear Off Topic Post Guidelines,...
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    There are companies that do fire, flood, disaster...

    There are companies that do fire, flood, disaster cleanup and remediation. Might want to check around your area and see if they can do it and for how much.

    Steve
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