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  1. You may well be able to get a fair bit of...

    You may well be able to get a fair bit of additional life out of the wheels by pulling them along a butcher's steel. If you get the angles right, the wheel should rotate as it moves along the steel....
  2. I can guarantee that the table will be hog...

    I can guarantee that the table will be hog backed. This is a side effect of years of peening the underside of the T-slots by the T-nuts. Grinding/milling/scraping the top of the table is the first...
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    The specific ones I got might not be of any help...

    The specific ones I got might not be of any help to you, since they are a German firm, but they were these:- Sinusoidal Filters - REO (UK) Ltd

    You could brew your own from the numbers in their...
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    I use an L-C sine wave filter specifically...

    I use an L-C sine wave filter specifically manufactured for use on VFDs. The motors are happy with it, with no whistling noises from the windings.
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    The export figures...

    The export figures don't seem to support that.
  6. That may be a side effect of using CAN bus to...

    That may be a side effect of using CAN bus to control things, thereby vastly simplifying the wiring loom.
  7. In the early 80's, due to a shortage of...

    In the early 80's, due to a shortage of apprentices we conscripted some design engineers to read pressure gauges and manometers in power station steam turbine performance tests (a couple of years...
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    Not 'athletic' enough. :drool5:

    Not 'athletic' enough. :drool5:
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    Thank you for your support. I shall keep wearing...

    Thank you for your support. I shall keep wearing it...
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    There are typically only three or four strains...

    There are typically only three or four strains endemic around the world at any particular time and much effort is made to tailor the vaccines to counter the most likely ones for any territory in a...
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    The media do spot the truth occasionally, despite...

    The media do spot the truth occasionally, despite what your president claims. :toetap:
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    And when you do get influenza, you'll realize why...

    And when you do get influenza, you'll realize why you should have got the vaccination!
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    Herself and I are getting ours today at 11:13 and...

    Herself and I are getting ours today at 11:13 and 11:18 respectively. :)
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    And if nothing else, they've effectively agreed...

    And if nothing else, they've effectively agreed to remove 6 weeks of parliamentary time from the 12 weeks available before the end of the extension. We're going to need a lot of ditches to send this...
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    You'da thought the bloody idiots would be working...

    You'da thought the bloody idiots would be working flat out to get brexit agreed and done instead of this election sideshow. The fact that blowjob hasn't got a majority would not be significant if he...
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    Again, the problem is that if there had been a...

    Again, the problem is that if there had been a meaningful majority (60%, 65% or so), there would have been little or no debate. With the vote so close, there would always be arguments. It's a little...
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    And that's where you don't understand the rules!...

    And that's where you don't understand the rules!

    The PM and/or any/all of the parties could not make that promise (related here for those who missed it) without enacting legislation to make it...
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    A majority that was so narrow (and now possibly...

    A majority that was so narrow (and now possibly reversed) that it did not give good support for changing the status quo. This is entirely why the whole thing has been so divisive and will continue to...
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    That's the problem you get when you try to (or...

    That's the problem you get when you try to (or not) implement the greatest change a country has had for four decades based on a decision that split the vote right down the middle. There is no...
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    Looking for Boris in ditches...

    Looking for Boris in ditches day is still next Thursday. Brexit day is subject to change without notice.
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    I'm pretty sure that a mag scale can be fitted...

    I'm pretty sure that a mag scale can be fitted under the cross slide on the HLV and HLV-H :D
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    Yabbut, what had that to do with the world wars?...

    Yabbut, what had that to do with the world wars?

    There are a lot of countries and ideologies that have truly appalling and shameful pasts. That does not necessarily have any bearing on their...
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    Umm Communism had nothing to do with the world...

    Umm Communism had nothing to do with the world wars...

    You might be being fed a slightly distorted view of the Chinese economy, compared with the US economy.
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    Allendale/M-DRO have a very heavy workload at the...

    Allendale/M-DRO have a very heavy workload at the moment, responding to queries from a show.

    I've got their 1µm magnetic scales on my Beaver milling machine and I'm very happy with them.

    May...
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    So why do you think that any of these companies...

    So why do you think that any of these companies with global markets should return their manufacturing to the USA, which is a high cost country compared with China?

    Levi Strauss's list of factories...
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