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    If you followed the first link in my post it...

    If you followed the first link in my post it would have taken you to a realtime display of Great Britain's power generation.
    Here it is again:- G. B. National Grid status. At the time I posted, wind...
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    From where I'm sitting at this moment...

    From where I'm sitting at this moment, 40% of the UK's power is coming from wind (a lot is offshore), 26% is nuclear from an ageing fleet of gas cooled reactors and one PWR 7% is from one station...
  3. 1/8"BSP seal should have a rminimum burst...

    1/8"BSP seal should have a rminimum burst pressure rating of ating of 1480bar.

    http://www.potterassoc.com/pdf/bonded_seal_information_and_sizing_chart.pdf
  4. Damn, where did I pick up 2000psi from? We...

    Damn, where did I pick up 2000psi from? We actually worked at 2200psi=150 bar, but not 1000bar...

    Anyway, back to the problem:- The wonderful thing about Dowty seals is that the higher the...
  5. First off, 2000 psi is not high pressure. I made...

    First off, 2000 psi is not high pressure. I made hundreds of connections in field conditions at those sorts of pressure with 3/8" od and 1/2" od pipe when I was in the site test section at work....
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    I did as Larry and Fred say when I rebuilt my...

    I did as Larry and Fred say when I rebuilt my HLV and used a 6208-2RS with flats put on it with a Dremmel shaped object. If you got one from Hardinge, you would either be paying 30 years of rental...
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    So many pots. So...

    <EQUAL OPPORTUNITY AD HOMINEM>
    So many pots. So many kettles and they're all so black that they're distorting the local gravity field.
    </EQUAL OPPORTUNITY AD HOMINEM>
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    I see no hard evidence at all. What I do see is a...

    I see no hard evidence at all. What I do see is a carefully constructed, but very hard to believe, false story that has been released to the media at a carefully calculated time with absolutely no...
  9. Or, from a different government link...

    Or, from a different government link. click through to the first link on the page.

    Also, Though it's from a 'media' site (medium???) there's an interesting explanation of whu this coronavirus is...
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    1.100" is the correct nut size for the original...

    1.100" is the correct nut size for the original Whitworth standard. BSF fastenings used one size smaller heads, 1.010" for 5/8". During WW2, the standard was changed to use the smaller size for both...
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    But it's alright when Mr Trump comes out with...

    But it's alright when Mr Trump comes out with lies, slander and bullshit? If you are going to judge them, try to judge them to the same standards. I think the Mr Biden comes out ahead on that, even...
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    Umm. Small point, but many of us who went to...

    Umm. Small point, but many of us who went to university, as Mr biden did, regard that time as part of our education too.

    Just saying...


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  13. Way more expensive than vacines? Remdesivir has a...

    Way more expensive than vacines? Remdesivir has a manufacturing cost of $0.93 per dose Price to governments from Gilead is $390 per dose (6 doses needed in a course of treatment).

    Development was...
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    Just don't try it with 1/2" UNC and BSW... :D

    Just don't try it with 1/2" UNC and BSW... :D
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    If it's only for a clamping bolt, then use...

    If it's only for a clamping bolt, then use whatever you have handy. 5/8"BSW 5/8"UNC or even M16 there's not a lot of difference if they are in a corresponding thread. Hex head is whatever you stick...
  16. That brass (836) should be ok for a quill clamp...

    That brass (836) should be ok for a quill clamp unless you are planning to use a cheater on it. It casts well, it's a similar tensile strength to many cast irons and those wouldn't be out of place on...
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    You've got one sticking echause valve and no...

    You've got one sticking echause valve and no other problems. Take that valve out and clean it and its valve guite. Then put the engine back together and run it in. There's no reason why yhou shoud do...
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    As The above two state, the DRO would have been...

    As The above two state, the DRO would have been 240V and run from one phase to neutral. Even on the rotary converters (which the 5hp should be) you need to run any single phase/phase to neutral loads...
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    Would you accept the ruling of a court where the...

    Would you accept the ruling of a court where the 'jury' refused the 'prosecution' the right to call witnesses or documents to prove their case? Think carefully on that scenario.
  20. Hey, they make extremely good beer in Belgium,...

    Hey, they make extremely good beer in Belgium, I'll have you know!
  21. And that might go some way to reign in the insane...

    And that might go some way to reign in the insane markups that the drugs companies are levying. I'm sure that, if followed through, it won't just be a case of "Germany/France/UK,Moldova" pay this, so...
  22. You've missed something in that. That's the...

    You've missed something in that. That's the highest by US$. Not the highest by doses or patients. Scroll down to the 2015 figures, the first to give manufacturers, and 6 out of the 12 are not US...
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    if your contract states that you will be charged...

    if your contract states that you will be charged for kVArh as well as kWh, then get power factor correction capacirors for the transformers permanently and whatever loads you frequently use switched...
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    You might want to read up on precisely what the...

    You might want to read up on precisely what the process of impeachment involves. The trial is in the Senate after the impeachment has occured in the House of Representatives. In this case, no trial...
  25. Not Milland, but:- Tax cuts and interest rate...

    Not Milland, but:- Tax cuts and interest rate drops are good Keynsian answers to a stagnating economy. They aren't needed when the economy is already growing and has been for about 6 years. Applying...
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