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  1. Thread: Recession?

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    Yay ,Nobel Peace Prize for the orange...

    Yay ,Nobel Peace Prize for the orange one,...AND..Nobel Prize for Medcine....The man is a legend ..
  2. The idea is to slow and de-streamline the gas...

    The idea is to slow and de-streamline the gas flow ,because the gas has a slower reaction speed than acetylene.......Ive see some nozzles with hundreds of holes ,precision drilled ,to get gas...
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    State governors have ordered lockdowns without...

    State governors have ordered lockdowns without consulting the orange ones dream of a disease free easter.Seems serious restriction of movement with substantial penalties is the only way to get thru...
  4. Find someone scrapping an old lathe ...there is...

    Find someone scrapping an old lathe ...there is your rack and pinion .....I'd give you one ,if you pulled it out yourself ........a car rack and pinion is quite complex,unless its used as a complete...
  5. Meantime ,away from the wonderful world of orange...

    Meantime ,away from the wonderful world of orange ....some in the UK have developed a modification of CPAP machines that will halve the need for ventilators,and put the idea into production .
  6. Value in US $....but no way to forecast when the...

    Value in US $....but no way to forecast when the dust finally settles .....stats for the pandemic show it takes the collector age group ,so who knows what will be in 6,12 months...Yes ,put up some...
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    Wonder if all the hate will migrate over to the...

    Wonder if all the hate will migrate over to the orange one come November .Lots of unforgettable quotes from the oval office last three months....Maybe there wont be a November ,cancelled by executive...
  8. Lighting up a torch is very easy if you have some...

    Lighting up a torch is very easy if you have some oxygen in the flame too.....I can light up a oxy /fuel cutting nozzle instantly ,where some take ages to get the gas lit....I used to have my big...
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    Prolly becos ,throughout history its easy to...

    Prolly becos ,throughout history its easy to build up giant armies ,but downsizing them without losing your head is a different matter all together.......The armies either attack others ,or they...
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    Piffle,stuff and nonsense....And I might add...

    Piffle,stuff and nonsense....And I might add China better spend its dollars soon as possible ,because Trump is making them worthless,but madly creating extra dollars ,with zero backing ,bar his...
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    Knew a guy once ran a machinery business from a...

    Knew a guy once ran a machinery business from a yard only accessable by a long steep flight of stone steps down the side of an old house and the property boundary.They used to run a trolley up and...
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    No fortunes were made in Britain,but in the US...

    No fortunes were made in Britain,but in the US cartels generally charged four times the UK set price for shells....Every factory in the US capable of making metal was bought up by cartels associated...
  13. Here is the funny bit....how did I get...

    Here is the funny bit....how did I get pneumonia?....Midnight snacks of canned tuna ....gastric reflux,bits of tuna got into my lungs .....who woulda thunk it!
  14. About five years ago I got pneumonia ....didnt...

    About five years ago I got pneumonia ....didnt know I had it ,neither did the incompetent Russian doctor I went to (We bulk bill)....he kept saying I had astma ,and prescribing Astra Zeneca...
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    I would be concerned about the stair...

    I would be concerned about the stair collapsing,or treads breaking.Sliding down is very different from skulldragging up a 45deg slope ......Would be a safer bet than the stockmarket ,I...
  16. A mint Gewehr 98 matching numbers ,not duffle cut...

    A mint Gewehr 98 matching numbers ,not duffle cut ,nor molested in any way,nice bore ,with a std bayonet ,worth ,six months ago ,up to $2,000.US....What make is it ...Erfurt ,Danzig ,Amberg...
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    Lots of petroleum liquids have a settlement of...

    Lots of petroleum liquids have a settlement of waxes in cold weather .....apparently this is one of the big differences in jet fuel ... doesnt settle wax at 30 below.....Out here we have summer and...
  18. Thread: Recession?

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    Is this whats called .."the bottom falling out of...

    Is this whats called .."the bottom falling out of the market"....not technical ,I know ,but when there no airyplanes and no one on the road ,not so surprising.
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    But here s another wacko idea ...if Trump had...

    But here s another wacko idea ...if Trump had thrown his money at stopping this virus four weeks ago ,there would be zero cases in the US.........but the suspicious of mind point out ,it wouldnt have...
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    The PM here has come up with the bright idea to...

    The PM here has come up with the bright idea to "put the economy into hibernation for six months"....No more rents ,mortgage payments ,interest, to banks ,....possibly no more food either ,if its a...
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    I used to get jet fuel free.....seems its stale...

    I used to get jet fuel free.....seems its stale after 30 days ,and dumped .....runs diesel trucks very nicley ,even better when you know youre motoring free ......Then the miserable govt stopped any...
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    I wonder if the fat layer is dissolved in...

    I wonder if the fat layer is dissolved in hydrocarbon....I used to wash my hands all the time in a sort of odourless white kerosine,and sometimes in trichlor ethane ,which is possibly the best fat...
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    WD =Water Dispersant...magic stuff when a big...

    WD =Water Dispersant...magic stuff when a big water splash makes your car cut out in the pouring rain......quick spray of WD 40 inside the cap ,cap put back ,outside the cap ,all over the leads and...
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    In fact ,the market must now rise ,because all...

    In fact ,the market must now rise ,because all prices are being inflated by funny money.....Index at 35,000?-----try 35,000,000 when finally a halt is called to the funny money....How does all this...
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    I dont know where the air comes from ...its only...

    I dont know where the air comes from ...its only a small amount ,but builds up over time ....no issues with the tank ,which is sealed and pressurised.,specifically to stop air issues and cavitation...
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