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  1. I don't think there's a hard and fast rule due to...

    I don't think there's a hard and fast rule due to differences in lathe geometry and stock characteristics but generally anytime the outboard end can flex support should be provided. You can kind of...
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    Ultrasonic cleaner using something gentle like...

    Ultrasonic cleaner using something gentle like Simple Green and water. Do a second time with plain water as a rinse. You'll then need to figure a way to make sure it is completely dry before...
  3. Sticky: LMAO over that one! When did politicians EVER...

    LMAO over that one!

    When did politicians EVER put citizens' interests ahead of loot?
  4. Sticky: Some future clown can try either one and find out...

    Some future clown can try either one and find out what massive civil disobedience looks like. Nothing destroys credibility faster than passing laws or regulations no one obeys. No one's stupid enough...
  5. Sticky: Well folks, there are quite a few things wrong...

    Well folks, there are quite a few things wrong with your impeachment fantasy. While Shif-head and the other clowns can hold their little "impeachment inquiry" in secret and then have their troops...
  6. California has taken red flag laws one step...

    California has taken red flag laws one step further. Even the ACLU has concerns.

    California's New Red Flag Law Is So Extreme, Even the ACLU Is Ringing the Alarm

    So what does "red flag" actually...
  7. If you are going to cut small pieces at an angle...

    If you are going to cut small pieces at an angle on a miter saw the first thing is to make sure you have a zero clearance base. The easiest way to do that and cure the fence issue is to make a piece...
  8. That case illustrates exactly why Massachusetts’...

    That case illustrates exactly why Massachusetts’ laws should never become a model for the rest of the nation. Under our laws, a person must have a license issued by police not only to possess a gun...
  9. Is that supposed to somehow equate with what we...

    Is that supposed to somehow equate with what we call "gun violence"today?

    The incident you picked simply validates my earlier statement that most of the violence was in areas of the West that...
  10. Instead of pussy-footing around, why don't you...

    Instead of pussy-footing around, why don't you start with YOUR "concrete suggestions"?

    Your above statement indicates that you think it is "solvable" so let's hear your solutions.
  11. So where is your condemnation for blacks who...

    So where is your condemnation for blacks who target whites simply because they are white? It happens regularly in America yet the media and people like yourself mostly ignore it.

    Aren't those hate...
  12. Interesting that you mention Billy the Kid...

    Interesting that you mention Billy the Kid without seeming to know the context. He became famous as an "outlaw" (wrong side of a conflict) during the Lincoln County Range War, where the law was in...
  13. That is exactly how I feel about it. When you ask...

    That is exactly how I feel about it. When you ask “what can we do” it somewhat narrows the options.

    “We”, as individuals and a group, are not in law enforcement. We are not judges, prosecutors,...
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    Miscellaneous analog quartz watches with "Japan...

    Miscellaneous analog quartz watches with "Japan movement" for everyday. No tears if it gets busted and has to be tossed. Used to buy the ones sold by Sharp until they switched to Chinese movements.
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    Get some thin copper sheet (1.6mm or so) and...

    Get some thin copper sheet (1.6mm or so) and clamp it behind the weld. It helps to contain the liquid metal and prevent burn through.

    Also, are you sure the torch is set for a neutral flame? If...
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    First of all IMO brazing may cause more problems...

    First of all IMO brazing may cause more problems than it solves due to high temperatures. Soldering should be plenty strong enough.

    To bridge the gap, 2 options.


    Bore out the lug so you can...
  17. There’s another problem with comparing the...

    There’s another problem with comparing the “everyday usefulness” of cars and guns. Not everyone in America drives. Many urban residents don’t own a car so they walk, bicycle, and use public...
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    https://www.oregonbuildingofficials.com/assets/Res...

    https://www.oregonbuildingofficials.com/assets/Resources_Page/evaluating_fire-_and_heat-damaged_electrical_equipment_as_published.pdf
  19. What's wrong with hate crime laws? Sometime take...

    What's wrong with hate crime laws? Sometime take a look at the statue of Lady Justice. She is holding a balance scale and is blindfolded. The blindfold is to insure that emotionalism doesn't factor...
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    While there is certainly much to criticize about...

    While there is certainly much to criticize about PG&E it seems that California's environmental policies are also to blame for the severity of the wildfires in recent years as fuel loads have been...
  21. Unfortunately too many in the USA think "It can't...

    Unfortunately too many in the USA think "It can't happen here" and refuse to accept that ANY government can turn on you if you aren't careful.
  22. Sticky: Everybody is acting as if this is something new....

    Everybody is acting as if this is something new. The U.S. has a long history of alternating between supporting and ignoring the Kurds. Every time they engage with us they are well aware of what may...
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    I think you need to ask the manufacturers for...

    I think you need to ask the manufacturers for quotes on that size but since 150kw
    277/480V 3-Phase units run about $30,000 I'm guessing close to $60,000 before installation cost. Since the 150kW...
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    And for an outage lasting a week or more a 10...

    And for an outage lasting a week or more a 10 kilowatt-hour battery is not nearly enough.

    Right now I'm sure that many with grid connected solar cells are getting a very unpleasant surprise - they...
  25. Report of Total Gun Control Fail: Less than 1% of 500,000 Bump Stocks Surrendered

    It looks like Americans have more common sense than the gun grabbers wish.

    According to this article and others I have read, after the Las Vegas inspired Bump Stock Ban was instituted less than 1%...
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