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  1. Sturgis?..Aint that in the part of the country...

    Sturgis?..Aint that in the part of the country they stole off the injuns.Should narrow it down some.
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    First ,whats the band mill for ...breaking down...

    First ,whats the band mill for ...breaking down or precision sawing?And following that ,what band ? A big heavy 1/4" thick band ,or a lightweight very flexible band for finish?.....And how much...
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    Actually EG ,they got another sayin....Takee...

    Actually EG ,they got another sayin....Takee money ,we shootee.
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    There was a fella here wrote a book "How to be...

    There was a fella here wrote a book "How to be rich and never pay your debts"...Be about 1980.....at the same time the "Bottom of the Harbour Schemes" were popular with the sharper end of...
  5. Yep ,look up the laws for TB ,leprosy,plague,even...

    Yep ,look up the laws for TB ,leprosy,plague,even kids vapourizing a spoonful of mercury and your house is demolished ,and more recently the Hendra Virus outbreak.......hell ,the feds even came and...
  6. One more?....One more ?.....how about a hundred...

    One more?....One more ?.....how about a hundred more ,or a thousand?........Prolly be serious if every post didnt go kaching into the owners piggybank.
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    Ive used polygroove fanbelts from cars for many...

    Ive used polygroove fanbelts from cars for many years,as to load ,how is drilling steel with a 3/4 " bit ,driven on skew pulleys by a length of GM V6 fanbelt laced with Stihl cord.Self tensions by...
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    I think its pretty well accepted that Trump has...

    I think its pretty well accepted that Trump has no income tax liability after offsetting historic losses of billions....
  9. The only way a really determined lawyer will get...

    The only way a really determined lawyer will get nothing is if you have nothing.You may apply to be made bankrupt,which may protect a minimum of your property from seizure for debt in some places...
  10. The law profession is multilayered ,as you sift...

    The law profession is multilayered ,as you sift down thru the layers ,you come down to the drunks ,wierdo s and law students who will work for peanuts ......This is generally where your major...
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    A lot of people think you can eliminate 15kpsi of...

    A lot of people think you can eliminate 15kpsi of muzzle blast in something that fits in the palm of a hand......My answer is always ,yes its possible with a device the size of a truck...
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    So much about the laptops seems farfetched...

    So much about the laptops seems farfetched ......however ,if we substitute for being left in a repair shop thousands of miles from where might be expected for another scenario .....laptops stolen by...
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    Well known fact .....pulling strings for idiot...

    Well known fact .....pulling strings for idiot son in nasty business well over his head not a good look for any elected official.......at least Hunter hasnt been thrown in a dungeon in Guinea Bissau...
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    Not a HF ,but my old 1 1/4 ton three wheeler...

    Not a HF ,but my old 1 1/4 ton three wheeler hoist on rubber tyred 6" wheels has moved big diesel engines and lathes around the one ton mark....secret is to put a couple of timbers across the legs...
  15. Thread: Crane drop

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    My favourite was on telly some years ago in a...

    My favourite was on telly some years ago in a reality show about housemovers......old 35ton Grove RT ,got no brakes ,rolls off the site,flattens a dozen cars in the street,finally crashes boom end...
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    If the Dems remove the statutory protection for...

    If the Dems remove the statutory protection for gun manufacturers,and open up the lawyerfest of lawsuits by third party victims of gun related injuries and deaths,no insurer would touch a gun...
  17. Anyone in the building trades here has more than...

    Anyone in the building trades here has more than doubled prices,to soak up the generous government grants for work that must kick off before 31 Dec 2020.....I have a contract price on a slab for a...
  18. Rubber belts can also cause much smoke ,with a...

    Rubber belts can also cause much smoke ,with a small pulley slipping in the rubber ,until the belt gets up a bit of velocity to carry it over the worn spots.
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    Just because a gun is stamped DP ,doesnt...

    Just because a gun is stamped DP ,doesnt necessarily mean there is something wrong with it.......Also applied to old and surplus guns to requirement.......Id carefully inspect the wear spots like the...
  20. All my last lot of surplus 303 ammo was hangfires...

    All my last lot of surplus 303 ammo was hangfires ,or no fires.....Its quite funny how quick everyone at the range cottons on to hangfires,and clears a space around you.....as if a hangfire is going...
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    There is a transport co moved in just around the...

    There is a transport co moved in just around the corner from my yard,lots of big cranes ...catch is everything is new ,and a new Palfinger 24 ton /metre crane is $1/4M,add to a $200k truck ,and...
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    Ha got yers...wheels dont make any...

    Ha got yers...wheels dont make any impression,cause thermies hoist is on air cushions.....hot air ,of course.
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    Instead of digging out,I drove all the stumps...

    Instead of digging out,I drove all the stumps into the ground with a 3 ton piledriving weight and my old Harman dragline....Its like a plumb bob......if the weight is suspended over the stump ,when...
  24. I ve though about fixing stuff longer than...

    I ve though about fixing stuff longer than that.....hell, three generations of cats now have preferred the water drip from the cistern in the loo to their own water dishes.
  25. All the freebies,housing grants,govt paid...

    All the freebies,housing grants,govt paid renovations etc......Hire a bobcat now $200 an hour ,up from $80 precovid;travelling time now $800 min ,up from actual or one hour max precovid......This is...
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