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    Poll: Got that bass-ackwards. Yah wears a MAGA hat...

    Got that bass-ackwards.

    Yah wears a MAGA hat BECAUSE.. yer one of the "productive" ones who CAN "make it all".

    And BETTER than just "OK".

    DJT hisself may have to sit the next 4 years out,...
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    Poll: "Bollocking" 'im wudda been better....

    "Bollocking" 'im wudda been better....
  3. And I am EASILY as weary of your ADDING to it! ...

    And I am EASILY as weary of your ADDING to it!

    That situation would not even exist were it not for so many UNINVOLVED pompous "commentators" making a POINT of exacerbating it, now WOULD it?

    I...
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    Poll: Why TF WOULD he? Y'all "flashbulb class"...

    Why TF WOULD he?

    Y'all "flashbulb class" mentalities will just have to remain cornfused ... and ....wonder...as usual....

    :D
  5. I have no drawing, parts nor recall ever seeing...

    I have no drawing, parts nor recall ever seeing one of these "in the metal", but.. if I had to "reverse engineer it", under my OWN roof?

    Here's what I THINK as to how it is meant to function:

    -...
  6. ... from a great height. That's why some of...

    ... from a great height.

    That's why some of you lot are well advised to wear a hard-hat, even when keyboarding?

    The good news?

    Same folks can simply lick their chops and enjoy free lunch off...
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    230 VDC motor is meant for 3-Phase rectified...

    230 VDC motor is meant for 3-Phase rectified power use. Single-phase 230 VAC only holds-up 180 VDC when under design load.

    And yes, a filter is spec'ed by folks such as the motor makers. Reliance...
  8. ROFL! I once got into an argument with a...

    ROFL!

    I once got into an argument with a "Swiss Miss" who challenged the German-German I had used on a multi-lingual website we were building.

    "What would an American know...." yadda, yadda......
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    Poll: BOTH of them? The women, not the Demon...

    BOTH of them?

    The women, not the Demon...
  10. With yah up to this point. This part I do...

    With yah up to this point.


    This part I do not get.

    You are posting from Wales?

    Why would yah WANT to remove it if it makes life Hell for the English, hot end outward, right where it was...
  11. Spelling error. Fixed the original, thanks! ...

    Spelling error. Fixed the original, thanks!


    Followers of Lev Davidovich Bronstein, if/as/when he were to use his birth-name...
  12. Knew you were good stock, Sami ...Bolshevik...

    Knew you were good stock, Sami ...Bolshevik politics quite aside!

    :)

    It gets weirder. All-hands 40 and more years gone, so.. where's the harm?

    As National Service Manager for a hearing aid...
  13. I once bought a "1971 and a HALF" BMW "Bavaria"...

    I once bought a "1971 and a HALF" BMW "Bavaria" motorcar. It was one of a small lot built as US-market "dealer demo" by taking the UK-market RHD model ... and mounting the steering wheel and...
  14. "forth" lower-case, please. :D And I never...

    "forth" lower-case, please.

    :D

    And I never DID understand all the fuss about any "shortage" of COBOL programmers?

    COBOL is about as close to plain-English "self documenting" as...
  15. Wisest post you have made in at least four years....

    Wisest post you have made in at least four years.

    Shall we expect you to return to "normalcy" when Beijing Joe is sworn in?

    :D

    To the OP:

    Canadian citizenship for starters...
  16. That's daft. Y'all are in the EU, and even if...

    That's daft.

    Y'all are in the EU, and even if NOT, printed material moves pretty much duty-free, globally by ordinary post. Cost/nuisance difference between a destination in Germany or Portugal...
  17. Damned shame you chose to put your Trotskyite...

    Damned shame you chose to put your Trotskyite brain into the toilet INSTEAD OF just your hands...

    :(
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    "Laboratory" or standards grade surface plates...

    "Laboratory" or standards grade surface plates were already old news. Ditto "clean rooms" and temp control.

    Hamilton - "the Watch people", and one of several "first order" national technology...
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    "Loose" indeed. As in making it worse? At the...

    "Loose" indeed. As in making it worse?

    At the age of the DP?

    Count on this! Yah BEST get them bumps around the drift azures out FIRST!

    Hence the reamer.

    And it MAY be all yah really...
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    We have been DELIGHTED at the quality of...

    We have been DELIGHTED at the quality of Australian cherries HERE, too!
    Aus & NZ wines, fine cheeses, Vegemite..

    UK's fine preserves, Marmite.. Youngs of Grimsby's fish...

    Usta buy fruit and...
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    I bought a large (when new..) but "incomplete"...

    I bought a large (when new..) but "incomplete" (now very OLD!) set a while back.
    Used goods of that sort are often dirt cheap.

    The small set of drill blanks gave me longer lengths than...
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    Got that shot right! Not just D.E. Whiton,...

    Got that shot right!

    Not just D.E. Whiton, either. Taylor - perhaps the strongest self-centering scroll chucks ever made - anywhere - have been demo'ed holding their grip WITHOUT the body!
    ...
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    Nah. Didn't even s**t the bed. Yet. Mought have...

    Nah. Didn't even s**t the bed. Yet. Mought have to wait 'til I start to do "hydraulics work" by f*****g with wore-out scroll chucks?

    :D

    Roofing project underway. Re-sheating the whole shebang,...
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    As said.. should find a new home quickly, and at...

    As said.. should find a new home quickly, and at a good price.

    Lotta "neat stuff" under-roof here to do all manner of fancy working.

    And SOME of it ain't been USED for .. close on 60 years.....
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    If you haven't needed it for "years"? I'd say...

    If you haven't needed it for "years"? I'd say you'd be ahead to peddle it. Standard 40-taper it should find a new home soon enough.

    JM2CW, but a Wallbanger -4 size boring head is pushing it on...
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