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  1. I thought the Chinese camels have two humps...

    I thought the Chinese camels have two humps rather then one. I suppose that makes them look more attractive to some men. Does he like camel hair coats?
    Bill D
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    Read the book "how to lie with statistics" Bill D

    Read the book "how to lie with statistics"
    Bill D
  3. Driving home several years ago there was a odd...

    Driving home several years ago there was a odd car behind me. I noticed the front suspension had a extra hunk in the middle below the frame. The body was real metal not fiberglass. Looks like a...
  4. Since you are in Wisconsin I am guessing Polaris...

    Since you are in Wisconsin I am guessing Polaris or Harley Davidson prototype.
    Bil lD
  5. Does not sound like a Peugot to me. could it be...

    Does not sound like a Peugot to me. could it be four wheel drive?
    Bill D

    I found out Traveller is a tractor supply truck light brand. Maybe a promotion. did it look like tractor at all?
  6. Rates six months ago here were 60 a day and 0.30...

    Rates six months ago here were 60 a day and 0.30 a mile. or one was 30 a day and 0.60 mile.
    Bill D
  7. Why did Enterprise truck rental, and others, remove rates?

    Six months ago Enterprise truck rental allowed you to book a truck and see rates by day and mileage costs. They were one of the few companies with lift gates that showed prices. They have dropped...
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    Clipped head nails designed for nail guns do not...

    Clipped head nails designed for nail guns do not meet code in the west or hurricane country. They will probably be banned in your state soon if they are not already banned. Metric or English makes...
  9. If it was me after I drained the oil I would add...

    If it was me after I drained the oil I would add a street elbow to the drain nipple. I actually added a ballvalve on my lathe because it was so awkward to get a drain pan in back there. I can shove...
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    Safety around elctricity and arc welding...

    Safety around elctricity and arc welding sometimes good rubber soled shoes act as safety equipment. I have no idea how a prosthetic leg would be for electrical insulation. If you wear regular shoes...
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    I have never seen a metric hammer. All i have...

    I have never seen a metric hammer. All i have ever seen are labled in ounces. What measurement did Vulcan or Thor use to order their hammers? maybe cubits or carrats?
    Bil lD

    On edit. Thor's...
  12. Gordon in regards to the photos all I can say is...

    Gordon in regards to the photos all I can say is "what swine!" Thanks for the laugh. Now someone will say stealing clothes is a symptom of covid 19 and those hogs are infected. They were not...
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    If we were talking about metric nails I would say...

    If we were talking about metric nails I would say we have hit the nail on the head. I own multiple metric pliers and crescent wrenches. using non metric versions of those tools means death to...
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    I assume most first world countries, not the USA,...

    I assume most first world countries, not the USA, have good universal health care which made testing free and easy to access. Not so much in third world countries like Brazil and India which could...
  15. If someone buys this business and it's "goodwill"...

    If someone buys this business and it's "goodwill" are they liable for back taxes when the irs comes looking ?
    Bill D
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    I thought that was a highawy paved with old beer...

    I thought that was a highawy paved with old beer cans?
    Bil lD
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    Does that include the extra 2%? Bill D

    Does that include the extra 2%?
    Bill D
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    Did any one else notice the OP's location? Bill D

    Did any one else notice the OP's location?
    Bill D
  19. I do not know enough to comment one way or the...

    I do not know enough to comment one way or the other on Biden's plan. But it is sad to say that it is important to note that a presidential candidate has made a proposal to do something and one month...
  20. Sounds like your son is lucky to have such a...

    Sounds like your son is lucky to have such a smart woman. Many here would have voted for no eye holes to increase effectiveness. Next thing you know there will be a run on six foot long white/red...
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    Starrett made some special micrometers for use by...

    Starrett made some special micrometers for use by the blind. I think it may have been a WW2 effort. At least that guy could skip the lesson on paralax when reading a measurement.
    Bill D.

    The...
  22. If kamala harris is selected as Vp canidate will...

    If kamala harris is selected as Vp canidate will she publish books for young girls about how to succeed by sleeping your way to the top? That is how she got her start by sleeping with the mayor of...
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    1014 degrees in Marysville! But it's a dry heat....

    1014 degrees in Marysville! But it's a dry heat. We are on the map but only 103 degrees here. Hottest I have seen here is 123. It has been over 100 the last two months here.
    Bil lD.
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    On car batteries I was taught you fill it until...

    On car batteries I was taught you fill it until the bottom of the fill port tube just kisses the surface and makes a weird shape in the surface of the water. This leaves some air space above the...
  25. They made compressed air locomotives for large...

    They made compressed air locomotives for large factories to switch train cars around. Used either compressed air from the factory compressed system or boiling hot water to make steam. They could...
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