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  1. Please note your expenses and time, too...

    Please note your expenses and time, too...
  2. I have had no issues with PayPal. I also never...

    I have had no issues with PayPal. I also never use it... unless you count paying as 'guest' via credit card using it. Do this about once a year, but don't have (or need) an account. My business...
  3. If you value your time, you might consider...

    If you value your time, you might consider selling your generator, saving the time and costs of the hut, and getting a 7000 EU is, which is really quiet. Really quiet -- like you can have a...
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    I think there's a powder coat based option out...

    I think there's a powder coat based option out there, too. It obviously won't be like the real thing, but it depends on your needs -- basic looks and corrosion resistance, or winning best-of-show.
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    Even if you can't get 'in the line' early enough,...

    Even if you can't get 'in the line' early enough, or it's problematic to cut it while it's hotter/easier, could you install a rod or segmenter to squish it down a bit, leaving the actual cutter a...
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    Details, details... Toasty by any measure,...

    Details, details... Toasty by any measure, though. ;)
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    So, while I was killing time looking up the...

    So, while I was killing time looking up the strength of aluminum at 800 degrees, I ran across this write-up:

    800-Degree Aluminum Spill: Forklift Driver Puts Colleagues in Mortal Danger |...
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    farmersonly.com ...so I've heard.

    farmersonly.com

    ...so I've heard.
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    Yeah, full inbox is by design. Other ways to...

    Yeah, full inbox is by design. Other ways to reach if needed, but you're successfully posting now...
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    Yeah, like Limey said, bent spindles...

    Yeah, like Limey said, bent spindles...
  11. I've had the occasion to write a few...

    I've had the occasion to write a few instructional documents (in the professional audio and video sphere) and have found basic concepts to be the key.

    Lay out what you need to do (adjust feedrate,...
  12. Don't forget "Army training manuals" etc., which...

    Don't forget "Army training manuals" etc., which should be copyright friendly... should be at least.
  13. Belt guards are for sissies. Also, anyone who...

    Belt guards are for sissies.

    Also, anyone who has an extra SB drill press belt guard like those pictured please let me know...

    (Just the back portion. I have the front already.)
  14. My neighborhood NAPA has cameras live and...

    My neighborhood NAPA has cameras live and on-display for the auditioning. Some stores as many as 8 or 10 in a row. Overlay lines, different display sizes, the works.
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    Belt tension OK, too? Last 'lawn tractor' I had...

    Belt tension OK, too? Last 'lawn tractor' I had was from Montgomery Wards, circa 1970 or so. We only put bearings in it about once a decade, but only mowed an acre of 'standard lawn'.

    Would it...
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    "moom pitchur shews" Truer words have never...

    "moom pitchur shews"

    Truer words have never been spoken. Maybe. I can't really tell.
  17. Don't drink it, but thanks anyway. ;) Plus,...

    Don't drink it, but thanks anyway. ;)

    Plus, this thing has quite a few cupholders...
    Really want those airbags to stay tucked away, for some reason.

    I have had to dive into both the QS system...
  18. According to this chucklehead: YouTube...

    According to this chucklehead:
    YouTube

    This device:...
  19. I have a Tech 2 (factory Chevy service device)....

    I have a Tech 2 (factory Chevy service device). In it, and the factory service manuals, it mentions that often, 'proprietary' faults won't self-clear without 10-20 consecutive starts without the...
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    If only there were reasonably-priced...

    If only there were reasonably-priced alternatives...
  21. Would Duocel 'aluminum foam' work? Might have to...

    Would Duocel 'aluminum foam' work? Might have to address the surface finish issue, as well as ultimate strength.

    Duocel(R) Aluminum Foam – ERG Aerospace
  22. WagoVan, perhaps? Mine was gold with two-tone...

    WagoVan, perhaps?

    Mine was gold with two-tone tan interior, with a nice textured cloth seat fabric -- almost houndstooth, but not quite. One-piece lap belts, not the two-separate-belt thing. Rear...
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    From post: "(Using short screws keeps them from...

    From post:
    "(Using short screws keeps them from piercing into the air envelope.)"

    You put the 1/4" screws into the 1/2" deep rubber lugs, so you're still 1/4" away from piercing the tire.
    ...
  24. I had a 89(?) Honda Civic Wagon with their...

    I had a 89(?) Honda Civic Wagon with their new-at-the-time RealTime 4WD. Same system that the CRV started with. Independent rear suspension, 6-speed, and the 'hot' CRX high output engine. What a...
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    I have a short, steep hill in the front yard. ...

    I have a short, steep hill in the front yard. And a standard rear-drive gas mower. Traction is the problem, so I put two staggered rows of HVAC-style 1/4" drive hex head SMS, 1/4" long in the...
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