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    Tires are wornout when the blade won't track...

    Tires are wornout when the blade won't track anymore.

    Do you really need urethane? The originals did last 50 years, or more. Urethane is more difficult to stretch evenly.

    I believe Grob still...
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    The tweezers arrived very quickly (Thanks!) and...

    The tweezers arrived very quickly (Thanks!) and though I haven't used them yet, they certainly look as if they'll work much better than anything else I have.

    Viewed on edge, the points have a...
  3. Yes, copyrights should be respected. However, it...

    Yes, copyrights should be respected. However, it is legal to make 1 copy for non commercial use, so there's probably a workaround here. (Posting here for all bots to see ain't it, I agree.) But a...
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    Scooby-doos are popular here because the AWD, (at...

    Scooby-doos are popular here because the AWD, (at least the '90s versions) works better than the competition. Put studded snows on an Outback and it'll go anywhere, short of getting high centered in...
  5. But that would be boring :D

    But that would be boring :D
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    Nice floor, damn nice railing work. I are a...

    Nice floor, damn nice railing work. I are a metalworker, after all. :)

    For tool box drawer liners, I like acrylic felt, occasionally spritzed with Fluidfilm (lanolin), also used to undercoat cars....
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    It's a time and (heat loss) rate calculation. Any...

    It's a time and (heat loss) rate calculation. Any time the building temp drops, heat loss goes down proportionally. (Delta T).

    The scenario is: turn the heat down on Friday evening, the objects...
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    I'll buy one pair of tweezers and yes, we do PMs...

    I'll buy one pair of tweezers and yes, we do PMs here. Sending one now....
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    All true, and (not but) it's impossible to buy a...

    All true, and (not but) it's impossible to buy a truck that's not for sale.

    Modern Mitsubishi and Toyota Hilux 4wd 4cyl direct injection diesels are ubiquitous in South America. Apparently...
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    Which definition of special is that? I'm...

    Which definition of special is that?

    I'm thinking "special exceptions" should have "special" conditions.

    Special customers, on the other hand, pick the parts up in person, pay cash and hang...
  11. Go for it!

    Go for it!
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    Nobody buys 'em because they're not available....

    Nobody buys 'em because they're not available. They don't meet EPA regs.

    Small pickups with 4 cylinder gas engines are pretty good sellers around here.
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    I knew that number at one time. :D I've had...

    I knew that number at one time. :D

    I've had discussions with Lenox applications folks about it when learning more about their blade tensioning gauge. The number varies, according to them,...
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    If only we could get something like that here....

    If only we could get something like that here. Smallish pu w/ 4 cyl diesel and 5 sp? Not available in the states, though everywhere else in the world....
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    To each his own. There's more than one way to...

    To each his own.

    There's more than one way to build a support structure. Using automotive/truck spindles to hold the wheels/tires, steering mechanisms for tracking adjustments and tire inflation...
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    You don't say what level of funk, er, cost and...

    You don't say what level of funk, er, cost and speed of construction you'd like.

    I'm fond of the DIY car tire units, myself, though I'd never build one, having a friend with Woodmizer....
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    Perhaps someone's already mentioned it....If your...

    Perhaps someone's already mentioned it....If your drill press has a chuck held to the spindle by taper, be prepared for the chuck to fall off when using an end mill.

    Any job that loads the tool...
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    Ya know, you could just ignore the environmental...

    Ya know, you could just ignore the environmental claims on both sides and drive one. Last I checked, that's what they're for.

    Try the AWD version with about 500hp available instantly, at any...
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    I'll be damned. Had no idea dealership...

    I'll be damned. Had no idea dealership laws/politics were so complicated, esp Michigan.

    Vermont, sucking hind tit as usual, isn't even mentioned.
  20. There're a million reasons your hypothetical,...

    There're a million reasons your hypothetical, constructed reality might not be valid.

    Ya want something, make an offer on it. She might very well take it.
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    A guess: they want to show their capabilities and...

    A guess: they want to show their capabilities and aren't shy about it, never mind the important details. Sheesh. Modern sales and salesmen.

    My usual comeback: " No problem, I'm not public", just...
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    It's worth whatever it's worth to you. Emotion...

    It's worth whatever it's worth to you. Emotion can often get in the way of doing business, but shouldn't.

    Make an offer. Ya ain't gonna get it if ya don't.
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    After all that, you didn't steal her glasses?...

    After all that, you didn't steal her glasses? Slacker. :D

    Too bad about the tour, thanks for the pix and the story.

    Ya kinda have to wonder about crew members that'd leave Rolexes out for the...
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    I've used it with a less than stellar success...

    I've used it with a less than stellar success rate. Outgoing from me has gotten 2 responses out of ten sent, and I received a pm telling me an email was coming that never arrived. No idea if others...
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    Kinda curious as to the why of that... I was...

    Kinda curious as to the why of that...

    I was wondering too if the full size EV Ford was made only in China.
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