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    have to say that I bet seeing that lathe being...

    have to say that I bet seeing that lathe being moved around up in the air was like poetry in motion.
    Bill D
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    How about another research sub like the NR1? ...

    How about another research sub like the NR1? they could even leave on the training wheels
    Bill D

    American submarine NR-1 - Wikipedia
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    Are there ever any smart injuries? Bill D

    Are there ever any smart injuries?
    Bill D
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    Do not use a razor blade to scrape off those...

    Do not use a razor blade to scrape off those lotto tickets.
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    Submarines used mercury as ballast that could be...

    Submarines used mercury as ballast that could be pumped around to balance the boat. Not really a good idea in a shop these days with safety rules and such like.
    Bill D
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    Sounds like not much loading. I would cut off or...

    Sounds like not much loading. I would cut off or drill out one spoke. I would drill out the rim opposite the handle as needed. You could pack the holes with tungsten shot as needed.
    Bill D
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  7. Any suggestions on how to tell relatives what...

    Any suggestions on how to tell relatives what forums I frequent and how to let those forums know that I have died? Most of us wait until it is too late for us to send those emails.
    I did make a...
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    The added mass should be very dense, like lead,...

    The added mass should be very dense, like lead, silver or, carbide., so it is small enough to not interfere with the existing handle.
    Bill D

    The chemical elements of the periodic table sorted by...
  9. I would say I have seen monkey bars about 10-12...

    I would say I have seen monkey bars about 10-12 feet long made from 1+1/2" or maybe 2" water pipe. Not sure if it is thick walled or regular wall thickness. i think you have to assume all the...
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    I understand the Kamikazei planes either had...

    I understand the Kamikazei planes either had latches or switches so they could not be opened from the inside until detonating the plane and pilot. So the officers did not really trust the pilots to...
  11. Thread: Boeing 737 Max

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    I think this is the same debate that happened in...

    I think this is the same debate that happened in the 1930's in this country. That debate is over now and we now belive that every person has the right to enough food and shelter to live even if they...
  12. I only realized the other day that the archived...

    I only realized the other day that the archived section is still active. I thought it was locked and never changed. I still find information there but I now see people posting new posts onto an old...
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    I would suggest looking into a plastic bearing...

    I would suggest looking into a plastic bearing material. A new piece of bronze that size will cost a good bit. plastics have come a long way in only ninety years.
    Or some sort of spray metal...
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    Reminds me of searching for sanding disks or...

    Reminds me of searching for sanding disks or discs. About half the ebay sellers use only one or the other. The professionals use both in their titles.
    Bill D
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    Seems like this could be a nice part time job for...

    Seems like this could be a nice part time job for a retired person. Probably already owns all the tools and inspection gear needed. Set up shop as a little company and advertise on this site. ...
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    Where do you get insurance so cheap? My school...

    Where do you get insurance so cheap? My school district costs me about $500 a month per person so $6,000 a year each. That is after the district kicks in about $160 a month towards the payment. ...
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    Today California modified the tax breaks for...

    Today California modified the tax breaks for electrci cars. maximum cost is $50,000 to get a $2,000 tax write off. used to be $2,500. maximum income is roughly $60,000. For ev's they must have a...
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    Tractor supply paint has Ford gray and Massey...

    Tractor supply paint has Ford gray and Massey Ferguson gray which can match delta woodworking gray.
    BTW: What is the difference between gray and grey paint.
    Bil lD.
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    And it has no headlights either. The side...

    And it has no headlights either. The side windows are unbreakable as well. Doors can not be dented.
    Bill D.

    Trucks From Failed 'Terra Nova' Fox TV Show For Sale >> AutoGuide.com News
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    Salem back then was known as Salem Town. Salem...

    Salem back then was known as Salem Town.
    Salem Village was the low rent suburb. For some unknown reason they changed their name to Danvers in 1752. Gee I wonder why?
    For some reason they also...
  21. [QUOTE=Mike1974;3452104]What would bronze...

    [QUOTE=Mike1974;3452104]What would bronze signify, an urn? (honest question)

    I see granite or marble for a headstone....
    .I was thinking bronze for memorial plaques by the road. and hardware on...
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    I wonder if Adama made any of the metal work in...

    I wonder if Adama made any of the metal work in the photo? What will your legacy be.
    Bill D
  23. Granite or Marble if granite is taken. I think...

    Granite or Marble if granite is taken. I think bronze is already taken.
    bill D

    Any volunteers for first?
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    They did make some steam tractors designed to...

    They did make some steam tractors designed to burn hay. Of course sparks from the fire are a hazard in dry grass.
    Bill D
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    I think stakes through the heart is reserved for...

    I think stakes through the heart is reserved for vampires, not used on witches. Salem Village was just copying other bigger towns when they started going after witches. Salem Village was just...
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