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    I t will support well over a ton no worries...

    I t will support well over a ton no worries ,overkill for a few hundred pounds......base of the pillars will need to be spread ,probably 3 ft apart ,to take broad side pull ,which is inevitable in a...
  2. Advice here.....bulk is needed for...

    Advice here.....bulk is needed for price......unless you got 386/486 chips ,or good gold ,you need a worthwhile quantity.........Ive seen massive wins on scrap ,usually electronics stuff ,like the...
  3. Its become an old vs young thing.....under 30s...

    Its become an old vs young thing.....under 30s want to see a brave new world with no one over 50 left alive....and all the spare money redistributed so they can party like its 2020,forever.No one...
  4. Rentals generally rely on equal traffic both...

    Rentals generally rely on equal traffic both ways.....if all one way ,ie ,out of town ,then there is cost to have the vehicles returned........Used to be one super cheap truck rental here,like $10 a...
  5. it doesnt matter how good your relationship with...

    it doesnt matter how good your relationship with a business partner is ,there is every chance partners wife and children will turn nasty in a divorce situation,and lawyer the business into the dust...
  6. I note what looks like a oil sight glass near the...

    I note what looks like a oil sight glass near the drain pipe......but the level doesnt seem very high,well actually what I mean is ,there doesnt seem to be much oil volume in the crankcase.......the...
  7. You are best to get a proper compressor oil...

    You are best to get a proper compressor oil specced for reciprocating compressors.......do not use any kind of car engine oil at all......especially not multigrade......they all contain some 30% of...
  8. I was on a comittee once,reviewing a...

    I was on a comittee once,reviewing a report"Testicular cancer in lathe operators caused by neat oil coolant fling off".....I recall the staff doctor would nod off and snore loudly at regular...
  9. Thread: Space X

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    A chinese billionaire said once .."I drive a...

    A chinese billionaire said once .."I drive a Rolls Royce in Australia ,and everyone looks on with hatred ,and and says I must have stolen the money to buy it from my workers"......"I drive a Rolls...
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    Seems like just a repeat of a building code for...

    Seems like just a repeat of a building code for somewhere or other,with the chart thrown in.......Dont see any point in spamming that.But what do I know?
  11. Anyway ,thats tiddlywinks for the Victoria...

    Anyway ,thats tiddlywinks for the Victoria cops.........didya see the vid where they went to see a retard on a "welfare check",ended up dragging him out into the yard and bashing him ,and over again...
  12. I d be interested to know what the fascination...

    I d be interested to know what the fascination with geriatric presidents is anyway.I though presidential hopefulls had to be over 30,must be mistaken, and its actually over 70.
  13. Last I heard clean carbide inserts/solid cutters...

    Last I heard clean carbide inserts/solid cutters were around $3 a lb,so Id be thinking there s gotta be a better way to make a buck.........no way you can heat anything with oxy/acet and not go broke...
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    We have zillions of tons of bauxite here....not...

    We have zillions of tons of bauxite here....not worth digging up any more....aluminium typically costs more in energy to make than it sells for ....so unless you have free power,not much point...
  15. The socialists have moved on from grabbing...

    The socialists have moved on from grabbing property .....now they tax it to the limit for money to waste on buying votes from no hopers.And just a little extra for themselves ......the rulers must be...
  16. Too many smart arses in this country .....when I...

    Too many smart arses in this country .....when I was a kid ,they would get a kicking from the cops ,and change their ways ......now they are heroes and cry to the media.........China is a great...
  17. In fact ,BA thread is entirely metric ,and based...

    In fact ,BA thread is entirely metric ,and based on the 6mmx1mm pitch,0BA, largest in the series .....each smaller size has a thread pitch which is a mathematical derivative of the next larger...
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    You must drill metric holes for metric bolts,or...

    You must drill metric holes for metric bolts,or failure is certain.
  19. In fact it was the New Territories on the...

    In fact it was the New Territories on the mainland that was on a 99 year lease from China.....the islands were held in perpetuity as right of occupation by the British,(on a grant from the Dowager...
  20. Many years ago I worked for an importer of Indian...

    Many years ago I worked for an importer of Indian machinery,and went to India to visit various places ....and in many small factories threaded bolts and studs were cut freehand and finished with a...
  21. Here,Im pretty sure the State Government will...

    Here,Im pretty sure the State Government will sell you a license to wheel clamp cars and have them removed to a holding yard......but like everything from the state ,it costs heaps ....Im positive...
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    Seen all those deals.....new owners are always...

    Seen all those deals.....new owners are always either looters or hopelessly optimistic.......I know nothing about engineering ,but ,hey ,I have a degree in Business ,how hard can it be?.........Ive...
  23. Dana gears example is a well established...

    Dana gears example is a well established principle of common law........if my son rides his bicycle to the corner shop ,and runs into Thermites Rolls Royce,it depends entirely if I have directed my...
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    it used to be common to push a splined drift...

    it used to be common to push a splined drift through wide tolerance hubs ,so that a shaft would be a pressfit.......Similar to thread ,but running through ,rather than round and round.,and a lot...
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    Dunno about there,but here air blow guns have...

    Dunno about there,but here air blow guns have strict safety regulations concerning construction,making "false cavity inflation " impossible.
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