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    From Flightaware: Engineer: Ethiopian Airlines...

    From Flightaware:
    Engineer: Ethiopian Airlines Went Into Records After Crash ✈ FlightAware
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    ""Ringing" applies only to vitrified wheels.

    ""Ringing" applies only to vitrified wheels.
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    Would that be so funny if it were you who had to...

    Would that be so funny if it were you who had to deal with that condition?
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    I agree and would say compare these windows to...

    I agree and would say compare these windows to the "Bridges" ( war movies anyone?) shown elsewhere. This is not a wheel house. It was apparently a fairly large for a laker , vessel with two engines...
  5. Medicine may have been your life but math sure as...

    Medicine may have been your life but math sure as hell wasn't. Salk started his research in 1938 . Therefore by YOUR standards modern epedemiology is 78 years old. However the concept of immunity...
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    What is a "solid" rest?

    What is a "solid" rest?
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    Rick Rowlands would know exactly what it was.

    Rick Rowlands would know exactly what it was.
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    Americans with Disabilities Act. A

    Americans with Disabilities Act.
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  9. So exactly what is a "universal background...

    So exactly what is a "universal background check"? This "universal" sounds suspiciously like the "comprehensive" in immigration reform which is code for amnesty and open borders. Like in the case...
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    Nah, you should see a No.4. The only person with...

    Nah, you should see a No.4. The only person with a real use for it is a scrap man. OSHA would have a spaz attack seeing it though. In another life I was in the scrap biz. I used to tell noobs "This...
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    Well there's people here who have done "a ton of...

    Well there's people here who have done "a ton of surface grinding" telling you different. So go spend a grand or more on shit you don't need and knock your self out. OR try the advice you have been...
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    Wheels of this size should not need balancing....

    Wheels of this size should not need balancing. Altering a wheel by drilling or any other method is at your own peril. The wheel should be centered on the adaptor with paper shims as wheels now are...
  13. Thread: Drone attack

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    A shocking thing to say? You're not from around...

    A shocking thing to say? You're not from around here, are ya?
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    What is a "primered case"? Might you mean...

    What is a "primered case"? Might you mean "primed case"?
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    That would be a "stiff leg derrick". It has the...

    That would be a "stiff leg derrick". It has the ability toswing the boom, commonly by wire rope around large diameter drum or capstan at the base of the boom. It could also change the boom angle by a...
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    :icon_bs::icon_bs: Gotta throw the flag there...

    :icon_bs::icon_bs: Gotta throw the flag there Ries. You can't "crack" natural gas for argon because there isn't any in it. Argon is produced by fractionation of the atmospheric gases. It is the 3rd...
  17. I knew it was a bump stock or similar the night...

    I knew it was a bump stock or similar the night it happened. If you listen closely to recordings of the gunfire you will note the variations in the cyclic rate. Full autos don't vary. The bump stock...
  18. It's the basic POS model. Read the machinery...

    It's the basic POS model. Read the machinery posting guidlines
  19. 'Splain yourself. What does "non concentric shaft...

    'Splain yourself. What does "non concentric shaft " mean?
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    You forgot to mention that DRIVING IN HOUSTON...

    You forgot to mention that DRIVING IN HOUSTON SUCKS!!
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    What river are you on, Ries?

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    You also don't just put an electric motor in an...

    You also don't just put an electric motor in an airplane and go to work. U.S. or Canada, there are rather stringent requirements for safety that are nothing to sneeze at.A Supplemental Type...
  23. Thread: UNS threads

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    My apprenticeship instructor was a stickler for...

    My apprenticeship instructor was a stickler for terminology and I thank him for it. If he gave us a test with 100 questions and one was the proper name for that piece of shit, and someone said...
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    Do you know what this "-" means? As in "minus 68...

    Do you know what this "-" means? As in "minus 68 degrees"? Duhhhhhhhhhh
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    You didn't read the thread , did you? If you had...

    You didn't read the thread , did you? If you had you would know that the wall thickness he has left is slightly more than heavy aluminum foil. He doesn't have enough for a 12mm thread and never did....
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