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    Not I. No dust left for them to gather, I have so...

    Not I. No dust left for them to gather, I have so much s**t already!

    :)

    That said, credit is due yah for one of those laughs that isn't usually funny "in real time":
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    That can restrict the sense of humour a tad, yes....

    That can restrict the sense of humour a tad, yes. Certs & liability as they are, I'd want sumthin' a Helluva lot better than thread wires. Calibration-service friendly at that.
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    Twenny bucks buys a packet of 3" x 5" file cards...

    Twenny bucks buys a packet of 3" x 5" file cards if torn packing isn't elegant enough - PLUS two six-packs of beer.

    Mind.... drunk both at once YOU could end "face down in the chip pan" ennyway?
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    Ah, OK, thanks for that. Downside is they are...

    Ah, OK, thanks for that.

    Downside is they are only good for Vee-form threads at - or close to - a given angle.

    Three-wire method, ROUND wires, can also be used for Acme and a hundred other...
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    I saw those. Once. Didn't know then if the...

    I saw those. Once.

    Didn't know then if the guy using them (weren't I) had made them or bought them.
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    Now that's kinda dull. You some kind of paranoid?...

    Now that's kinda dull. You some kind of paranoid? Or just lack the spirit of adventure?

    :D
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    *yawn* You figure "does NOT fit" a useful goal? ...

    *yawn* You figure "does NOT fit" a useful goal?

    Made to a specification is what the real McCoy are made for. Thread mics and gages. Including stuff Gordo MAKES and SELLS. Or tries to sell.

    I'm...
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    Kid Sister was notorious as an infant for BITING...

    Kid Sister was notorious as an infant for BITING other family members, soon as she had baby teeth to do it with.

    She finally quit.. when Mother flashed a set of full-sized ADULT choppers at her,...
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    I think you mean as sets of three in plastic...

    I think you mean as sets of three in plastic folders, not truly "individually". But I'll bite.

    They show up cheap on eBay or out of PRC, new, used, or NEVER used, so damned cheaply I keep easily 3...
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