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  1. Ask for a buck a pound for the certed cores here,...

    Ask for a buck a pound for the certed cores here, and perhaps $.60 for the non certed. I bet you'll find buyers, unless the stock came from China originally.

    So I'll ask - what's the country of...
  2. Thread: Vacuum cleaner

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    I think there's a typo in the OP's post. I don't...

    I think there's a typo in the OP's post. I don't think they meant "wire", I think it was supposed to be "wine".

    At least, I know I need plenty of wine before vacuuming, to dull the pain of...
  3. Thread: Vacuum cleaner

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    I'm still trying to figure out how to build a...

    I'm still trying to figure out how to build a house from a lake. I figured you do it over the Winter while the lake is frozen, but then what happens when Spring rolls around and the ice melts? All...
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    I "think" most of us are going with the current...

    I "think" most of us are going with the current dryer hookup being two hots (normal residential single phase incoming power) and a ground, and the OP is trying to milk 3ph from it.

    Which brings me...
  5. Thread: best Motor

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    No wonder it's not working - you're supposed to...

    No wonder it's not working - you're supposed to water it. And be sure to do the initial electrical hookup while it's being watered, you need a path for those naughty electrons to follow, otherwise...
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    Problems with the Chinese vaccine

    Not a gloat, but not a shock either:

    Chinese Covid-19 vaccine efficacy is "not high," top health official admits

    There's more than one vaccine producer in CN:

    2 New COVID-19 Vaccines Aiming...
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    So what can we tell about you?

    So what can we tell about you?
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    I think the OP should consult a qualified...

    I think the OP should consult a qualified electrician before he hurts himself.
  9. Not sure just what this a-hole is trying to...

    Not sure just what this a-hole is trying to compensate for, but it's back on the ignore list for him.
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    The original video was in threads here a while...

    The original video was in threads here a while back. Not sure what the new video is supposed to offer...
  11. The massive bronze props are very valuable, and...

    The massive bronze props are very valuable, and as mentioned, for some applications the pre-Bomb steel is useful too when low-background radiation materials are needed (CAT scanners and such).

    Why...
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    Yeah, not aluminum. Bad tribological properties...

    Yeah, not aluminum. Bad tribological properties for this use. Either a bronze nut, made beefier where it failed, or perhaps a good cast iron from a broken machine that would have sufficient free...
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    I'm sorry your bid for General Electric wasn't...

    I'm sorry your bid for General Electric wasn't accepted, you couldn't have done a worse job than Welch and Immelt...

    :(
  14. BTW, the people administering the...

    BTW, the people administering the mass-vaccination center I went to yesterday were mostly Navy, and a fine group of youngsters they were.

    We can be proud of those willing to serve, whether in the...
  15. All or Nothing armor was one of the strategies...

    All or Nothing armor was one of the strategies used for warships, not their exclusive method.

    For a good overview on armor, these Drach videos are (IMHO) worthwhile watching:

    A Brief History...
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    Usually the extended snout is for a buffing or...

    Usually the extended snout is for a buffing or wire wheel, but whatever you use it for be DAMN careful you don't let any loose clothing get engaged with it. You will be a very unhappy camper if that...
  17. Without seeing a detail drawing of the parts...

    Without seeing a detail drawing of the parts before assembly, or knowing what the final use is, I'd suggest that since this sounds like series production use a furnace brazing company to do the...
  18. The Youtuber "Drachinifel" does a great series of...

    The Youtuber "Drachinifel" does a great series of guides on WW2 and earlier era warships, and has at least two that would be of interest:

    USS Johnston - Guide 128 - YouTube

    The Battle of Samar...
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    What fun is that?

    What fun is that?
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    I have to contradict you here - I have a pair of...

    I have to contradict you here - I have a pair of actual (and fairly old) Dutch wooden clogs that used to belong to the father of a friend of mine. I got them after his passing, as he was a man I...
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    And neither do you, although you do live in...

    And neither do you, although you do live in Florida (it suits you).

    From this story in late June 2020, the virus was surging in those two states, and yes, as it progressed through the population...
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    That's terrible news, as any moment you'll be...

    That's terrible news, as any moment you'll be swarmed by flocks of hungry Dragons. Did you buy asbestos outerwear this year?
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    So far that's been my experience - nothing after...

    So far that's been my experience - nothing after the Pfizer shot (around 11am Sat), sore(ish, not bad) Saturday evening, and essentially fine as of now.
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    Colin Powell was himself lied to, and used by...

    Colin Powell was himself lied to, and used by those that had an interest in the potential of an invasion, including opponents of Saddam.

    Colin Powell Still Wants Answers - The New York Times
    ...
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    You are mad as a hatter. Madder, perhaps. Your...

    You are mad as a hatter. Madder, perhaps. Your hearsay "data" is so vapid that I'm forced to concede. You're unreachable, and the only response remaining to any rational person is shunning.
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