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    I don't know about your area but the Detroit USPS...

    I don't know about your area but the Detroit USPS distribution center was very short on staff during the peak of the virus. Rumors abound that there was at least 5 days worth of mail sitting in...
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    I have a Walker mower and snow thrower...

    I have a Walker mower and snow thrower attachment. In my opinion the secret to not damaging the turf is to never let the vehicle move with one wheel stopped. It took me a while but I found a way to...
  3. Please find an attorney who specializes in elder...

    Please find an attorney who specializes in elder law and estate planning. He/she will show you ways to avoid getting the government involved in your state. You can avoid probate and it's associated...
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    I have 1.5 acres minus buildings, I wanted a...

    I have 1.5 acres minus buildings, I wanted a machine made in the USA. A local small engine dealer sells Walker brand made in Colorado. I love the machine. Mulching mower deck in the summer and 2...
  5. Nothing to do with machining but was mowing the...

    Nothing to do with machining but was mowing the lawn this afternoon next to some bushes. The mower made a very unfamiliar bad noise telling me I had run over something. Looking back I saw debris over...
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    Both my wife and I have Starkey brand aids. They...

    Both my wife and I have Starkey brand aids. They are behind the ear with a speaker at the end of a very small tube in the ear canal. Hers have rechargeable batteries mine do not. She has had some...
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    I replaced HP with an Epson Tank printer. No more...

    I replaced HP with an Epson Tank printer. No more ink cartridges. The ink is in 4 tanks that you can refill on site. The printer comes with enough ink to print 10,000 pages - UMMV. It is more...
  8. Before destroying the coaxial feed line you might...

    Before destroying the coaxial feed line you might want to check the amateur radio market. That size feed line is very low loss stuff at UHF frequencies and many dollars per foot. The end connectors...
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    Take a look at Antique Engines Antique Tractors...

    Take a look at Antique Engines Antique Tractors Steam Engines and Old Iron This is a website for antique machinery involving steam engines, gasoline or gas engines, large industrial engines and the...
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    26 years ago I had a part time job building...

    26 years ago I had a part time job building sulfur water treatment systems. A close friend had a patented system that would remove sulfur in excess of 100 ppm without chemicals. It used compressed...
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    Un-trip the door from the motorized mechanism to...

    Un-trip the door from the motorized mechanism to see if it is the door itself or the opener.

    Bob
    WB8NQW
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    Continuous variable speed drive. Bob WB8NQW

    Continuous variable speed drive.

    Bob
    WB8NQW
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    I have attached 2 photos taken yesterday.

    I have attached 2 photos taken yesterday.
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    I stacked railroad ties like a split rail fence...

    I stacked railroad ties like a split rail fence arranged in a cup shape about 6 feet high. The cup shape is flat across the back with a wing on each side angled toward the firing line. Corrugated...
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    If the receiver will switch between 2 speaker...

    If the receiver will switch between 2 speaker pairs, put an external double pole double throw toggle switch in one pair of speaker wires to switch between the second and third pair. The ground/black...
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    I used IONOS by 1&1 >> Your Host Matters. A lot....

    I used IONOS by 1&1 >> Your Host Matters. A lot. to build a website for our blacksmith group. - NOB - Home They have many templates to choose from. It was my first and only time building a website....
  17. A full time blacksmith that does a lot of copper...

    A full time blacksmith that does a lot of copper sheet repousse did a demo at our hammer-in several years ago. It looks like tar, is fairly stiff but not hard and allowed him to hammer a design from...
  18. If you are only working with sheet metal you...

    If you are only working with sheet metal you might want to look at an English Wheel which is used to form complex shapes in sheet metal. One of several uses is to form wheel covers on aircraft. Hand...
  19. The foam used for the surround cone support...

    The foam used for the surround cone support probably was the victim of a bacteria that attacked it. This is a common problem for foam surround. We had to replace 16 bass drivers above the scoreboard...
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    For 43 years I worked repairing mechanical and...

    For 43 years I worked repairing mechanical and electronic equipment. First for IBM card machines and later large mainframe computers with very serious power supplies. Rings and watches were not...
  21. The unedited streamed video of the church...

    The unedited streamed video of the church shooting in Texas was/is available on Youtube. The one on TV is not complete. There were several armed members in the service. The first fellow shot was...
  22. If memory serves, the audio one second ticks from...

    If memory serves, the audio one second ticks from WWV are 5 cycles of a 1khz tone when viewed on a scope.

    Bob
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  23. My wife has been a quilter for many years and she...

    My wife has been a quilter for many years and she also laments the cost of replacement cutters. I have considered trying to sharpen them but never came up with a method I thought would work - safely....
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    I believe that the cost of producing hydrogen and...

    I believe that the cost of producing hydrogen and the amount of energy from other sources needed to produce it makes it not practical.

    Bob
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  25. Universal background checks cannot be enforced or...

    Universal background checks cannot be enforced or effective without complete registration of all firearms. If I sell a firearm to my son without a background check, no one can know of the transfer if...
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