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    LOL! Thot some of it was classed as "cable" or...

    LOL! Thot some of it was classed as "cable" or "hawser", but I'm a long way away from the craft even second-handed, other than my brother and I each having a wall-hanging of "Henry B. Hyde". His is...
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    Well "progress" but "start over" with wider eyes...

    Well "progress" but "start over" with wider eyes and you may find more joy, and sooner..

    Essentially ALL "serious" hobbyist/retirees and a VERY high percentage of other "smallholders", one or few...
  3. Well, yes, surely they did have, and they proved...

    Well, yes, surely they did have, and they proved to be important. There is at least one article out there covering the unusual air-powered weapons and their technology. Three different ones, IIRC....
  4. Simply install a camera is what I would do. ...

    Simply install a camera is what I would do.

    COVID aside, the shift to online is permanent and will accelerate. Whether YOU cbange or are already THERE, the total workload will suffer of new...
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    Rubberflex manual tells yah how to take that TIR...

    Rubberflex manual tells yah how to take that TIR down to 'nuttin. Online if you haveth not. Grinding not generally wanted.

    See also Ortlieb, "Quadro" IIRC, for use of paired rubberflex "type" as...
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    I'm leaving the math to you on the basis that if...

    I'm leaving the math to you on the basis that if you build a man a fire he is only warm for a few hours, but if you can manage to SET him on fire he is warm for the rest of his life!

    :D

    But my...
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    I never did bother to find out what it was nor...

    I never did bother to find out what it was nor who made or sold it since a supplier just GAVE me a roll when I asked (easier than speaking bad English?), but the Kawneer-door "like" architectural...
  8. Before I had budget for the 2" Hougens, then also...

    Before I had budget for the 2" Hougens, then also a hellacious broad coverage set of MT classical helical-twist-drills #1 to #4 MT and adapters out the kazoo to cut down on multiple-sleeve stacking?...
  9. Since just WHEN did your partiklar brand of...

    Since just WHEN did your partiklar brand of maniac have the spare TIME to get your head out of your own TDS afflicted head ... to take up any form of wenching?

    "The World Wonders"
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    Most have not really needed any more than that. ...

    Most have not really needed any more than that.

    Think it through. How much of a pounding right up close and personal do locks & such have to stand, year-in, year-out from a cutter too large driven...
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    "Know it alls" still standing in the sweaty...

    "Know it alls" still standing in the sweaty steel-toads year after year while some OTHER "knows he does NOT YET know nearly ENOUGH," swapped his for jump boots, then running the Department, then...
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    *yawn* Owning a BirdPort does not actually...

    *yawn*

    Owning a BirdPort does not actually have a fixed relationship to ingesting stupid pills.

    That's still a personal choice, even if a free chit to indulge at will is taken as an...
  13. He's been an outright saviour-saint. One-man band...

    He's been an outright saviour-saint. One-man band akin to Monarch Lathe with a fair sized staff and very capable shop.

    Nothing made by the hand of man as cannot be made by another man. Having full...
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    Seems as good as any. And "single fork stored...

    Seems as good as any.

    And "single fork stored outside for ages" may also mean SOMEBODY either was in on the initial damage ... or was alert enough to spot it later.. And either way .. had asided...
  15. By most metrics, the all-manual Mori became the...

    By most metrics, the all-manual Mori became the South Korean Whacheon, and yes, for all around general-purpose and not break the bank at periodic intervals they JFW.

    The "Taiwanese generics" that...
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    Save yourself both f**karound time and grief. ...

    Save yourself both f**karound time and grief.

    Take-with one-each discarded motor vehicle, not wheelbarrow, TIRE.

    For the uber-strong cord at the bead that is buried in rubber.

    Drop a...
  17. Not to forget that Pacemakers are at their best...

    Not to forget that Pacemakers are at their best with looong beds.

    Confounded early cold-war cruise-missile submarine hull of a triple-bearing long-arse HS does its job well.... but.... eats up...
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    Lot of things CAN be done. That does not make...

    Wouldn't I be able to come in on the 120 low voltage side and "buck" the voltage up 120VAC?
    or is that incorrect, which i have no knowledge of these things :nutter:
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    Lot of things CAN be...
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    Hell will freeze solid before ever I own a THIRD...

    Hell will freeze solid before ever I own a THIRD BMW sedan.

    Jaguar COULD cover the ground fast enough to put me up for a year and a day as a Felon in Virginia twice-over and then some.. ever I...
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    Well, Hell...I liked dogs, too, back when we had...

    Well, Hell...I liked dogs, too, back when we had a young kid for a dog to teach social graces of tribal fidelity to. No kids, a dog is out of an honest job.

    Lots of hard-working El cheapo Dodge,...
  21. Optionally, yes. PM Member PaulM, Upton Mass has...

    Optionally, yes. PM Member PaulM, Upton Mass has a very nice one that I've seen.

    The angled ram takes a new way of thinking. "Mostly good". But one would have to adapt. Maybe even more so than a...
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    You are letting your impatience outrun common...

    You are letting your impatience outrun common sense.

    Good transformer.

    Where do you see 320 to 360 VAC in the specs?

    Not a match to the need.

    Keep looking. Use the ebay "watch list"...
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    You just had to ask? Not "running down" a...

    You just had to ask?

    Not "running down" a BirdPort any more than running down cute 1932 Ford 3-window coupes or '57 Chevvy Bel-Aires.

    Simply Rrecognizing it for what it IS.

    "Series 1" he...
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    None of those are really right. Nicely made...

    None of those are really right. Nicely made goods. Those makers know their s**t.

    But all cost too much for what you need.
    You are over-thinking the space needed, too. AND the mass.

    The total...
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    Either side of my HQ entrance steps I had parked...

    Either side of my HQ entrance steps I had parked Nitrogen bottles the NVA had hit with B-40 RPG's and Acetylene bottles as had been machine-gunned.

    Wasn't much of note as to the perpetrators.
    ...
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