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    When all city traffic is limited to 15mph,the...

    When all city traffic is limited to 15mph,the share cars wont kill anyone when they collide,if indeed they do .Problem solved in many ways....The SDVs wont need traffic lights ,they will seamlessly...
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    They are called "rent a crowd",professional...

    They are called "rent a crowd",professional demonstrators for any lefty purpose...Sadly my taxes pay their disability pensions and student allowances...
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    Viable self drive electric cars are the missing...

    Viable self drive electric cars are the missing link for succesful car sharing........not for everyone ,maybe,but a solution to car ownership problems for those who have no parking facilities in big...
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    I must say I find their "typical use depictions"...

    I must say I find their "typical use depictions" a bit far fetched...how much auto body sandblasting will you do with 12 cfm?...And as mentioned ,the coolers must be kept clean....paint overspray...
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    All these types of compressor are whats termed...

    All these types of compressor are whats termed 'oil flooded"....they have considerable internal leakage paths that are "blocked" by the lubricating oil.To work with pure air they would need to be...
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    We have so called preferential voting here...the...

    We have so called preferential voting here...the system is so susceptable to rorting that we usually have some 20 unelected members of parliament,and in the recent past have had one elected member...
  7. Trev ,do not be concerned about anyone beating...

    Trev ,do not be concerned about anyone beating you to them...IMHO,the price has the dot in the wrong place.....I might add,about 30 years ago I bought two OO s ,still crated ,which sadly ,I scrapped...
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    It seems to me ,that UK Labor are planning to...

    It seems to me ,that UK Labor are planning to replace the leadership with more of the same ...aged socialist warriors still fighting the factory floor battles of the 70s from the comfort of their...
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    Senor Rand doesnt like the first past the post...

    Senor Rand doesnt like the first past the post voting system..aka....one person /one vote.......Well ,Markus,spend that tenner you ve been saving for a pint ,and come to Oz.....note I cal it Oz...
  10. Ive never heard of any kind of industrial...

    Ive never heard of any kind of industrial compressor that wasnt capable of running at 100% duty cycle provided suitable motor and cooling........less puts it in the home shop class.....Ive worked on...
  11. I gave up with the electric ones,and replaced it...

    I gave up with the electric ones,and replaced it all with a Westinghouse truck compressor governor,which is just air,and a air cylinder with spring return that works a spring loaded DOL 20hp...
  12. Turret chucks nearly always have removable jaws...

    Turret chucks nearly always have removable jaws mounted on slotted & serrated moving parts....The serrations are 16 p/i.....Independant 4 jaw would be unusual too,more likely Tudor type cam operated...
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    Ive had a lot to do with rotary oil flooded...

    Ive had a lot to do with rotary oil flooded compressors,and they generate lots of heat......if it only runs intermittently,you wont have any problems,provided you have adequate ventilation,and keep...
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    I didnt realize it,but I could have voted in the...

    I didnt realize it,but I could have voted in the UK election....not that I would have braved the ice and snow to do so,or got out at 4 am to have the first dog outside a polling place....now that is...
  15. Hmmm.hot dog cart in Chicago in 63...an uncle who...

    Hmmm.hot dog cart in Chicago in 63...an uncle who was a made man in the mob would be a help,Im thinking.
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    Hey,Im an old bold rigger.......remember I was...

    Hey,Im an old bold rigger.......remember I was moving a 6" Town radial I bought ,and guy tried to pass the truck ,blowing his horn......when i stopped ,he had the spindle cover from on top of the...
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    Same effect as here.....millenials will not vote...

    Same effect as here.....millenials will not vote for PMs who arent showmen.Millenials will not vote for authority figures.Millenials will not vote for old people.Millenials will not vote for anyone...
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    Inflatable umbrella----I laughed out...

    Inflatable umbrella----I laughed out loud.....have to be a great comedy sketch in there somewhere.
  19. Which leads to rule #3.....when a know all...

    Which leads to rule #3.....when a know all restorer turns up with wads of cash,you have failed in your duty as a machinist if he leaves with any of it.
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    Gang two saws ,with a spacer in between equal to...

    Gang two saws ,with a spacer in between equal to your needed spline width....if you have a big collection of arbor shims,then use a pack of them to suit......If you look at older clutch shaft spline...
  21. I would expect a standard 3/8id ,3/4 od guide...

    I would expect a standard 3/8id ,3/4 od guide would work perfectly......but having dealt with car and bike restorers for many years,I know any suggestion that their pride and joy(aka.moneypit)could...
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    Election day.....be amusing if the Tories get a...

    Election day.....be amusing if the Tories get a comfortable majority and Boris is deposed by the merchant bankers faction who will remain in the EU.
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    There is a book online called"The roads were not...

    There is a book online called"The roads were not made for cars"....Modern smooth roads were the result of demands by bicycle riders in the 1880s and 90s.....and the engine powered newcomers took...
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    If all else fails,lap the threads with a...

    If all else fails,lap the threads with a selection of brass screws and fine 400 grit paste.
  25. I bought some machines from a...

    I bought some machines from a powerstation......the machineshop had maybe 5 workers,and was like 100,000 sq ft......to talk to the next guy was a 10 minuts walk.....I could have used that space...but...
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