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    One of the few companies that it was a pleasure...

    One of the few companies that it was a pleasure to do business with. Their customer service was second to none.
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    No,no no. An apple a day keeps the doctor away....

    No,no no. An apple a day keeps the doctor away. It does nothing for the hackers.:(
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    That's why I have a dumb flip phone. It gives me...

    That's why I have a dumb flip phone. It gives me a good excuse!
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    Sad, but so true. I know people that haven't got...

    Sad, but so true. I know people that haven't got a pot to piss in but they do have an Iphone.
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    To a young machinist just starting out that is a...

    To a young machinist just starting out that is a lot of money. They would have think hard about buying something not used every day. As I gained experience I found it more useful.
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    Makes a person feel kinda ancient, doesn't it!

    Makes a person feel kinda ancient, doesn't it!
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    I just checked my version and it's 19! I got it...

    I just checked my version and it's 19! I got it with a buy out of a guy that was quitting in the mid to late 70's. Latest edition is 30 and it is around $105. They are expensive.
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    Serious question. Why?

    Serious question. Why?
  9. I used a B&S digital 99% of the time. I have...

    I used a B&S digital 99% of the time. I have several digital of different brands, but I love my old B&S dial calipers. I think I'm going to be buried with them!
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    Old fashion pencil and paper. And a good eraser! ...

    Old fashion pencil and paper. And a good eraser! :D
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    I believe the term "universal" refers to the fact...

    I believe the term "universal" refers to the fact it will fit all the threads listed in the ad. Not a particular thread spec.
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    Great way to build customer relationships. Lying...

    Great way to build customer relationships. Lying always helps.
    Hourly rates don't mean a thing. It's the final price that counts. I have never used a spreadsheet to quote.
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    Can you think of one more deserving of it? There...

    Can you think of one more deserving of it? There is a reason for all that criticism.
  14. Shop I worked at 10 people was our sweet spot....

    Shop I worked at 10 people was our sweet spot. The extremely good ones could cover for the not so good ones. Wasn't fair to some, but their bonuses made up for it. We actually got to 13 one time and...
  15. Using your lowest number of 5 worker bees, that's...

    Using your lowest number of 5 worker bees, that's 2 million per bee per year.If you could do that I would be highly impressed!
  16. Well he did talk about lapping. But that's a far...

    Well he did talk about lapping. But that's a far leap!!:D
  17. +1 on this. Do you remember the old GM cam gears?...

    +1 on this. Do you remember the old GM cam gears? I replaced many of them. Definitely not one of their brighter ideas.
  18. What is so special about that pick? Looks like...

    What is so special about that pick? Looks like all the rest I've seen.
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    I've never had to do it myself but I've been told...

    I've never had to do it myself but I've been told by somebody that had to do it that you take a deep breathe and pull your head back sharply.
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    What part of being an ass kisser did you not...

    What part of being an ass kisser did you not understand? Tell me and I will try to clear it up for you.
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    As the Nazareth song says, love hurts!

    As the Nazareth song says, love hurts!
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    Thankfully I am not a wart on his ass,but if I...

    Thankfully I am not a wart on his ass,but if I was you couldn't see me for your face kissing his ass.
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    And I dislike him because he fits your definition...

    And I dislike him because he fits your definition of a moron. What has he done that is presidential? What has he done that was good for the country? Just because you own some buildings and were on TV...
  24. Moldcore has it right. BP is not like a lathe, in...

    Moldcore has it right. BP is not like a lathe, in that you don't want to introduce twist in it. Set it on the floor where you want it and shim the low corners. I personally set mine at work to be a...
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    Back in my early twenties I worked at a dealer....

    Back in my early twenties I worked at a dealer. It was hard to make time on most jobs, especially on warranty work. I finally moved over to working on the trade ins for hourly pay. I ate a lot better...
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