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    Yesterday, 06:11 AM
    rws replied to a thread Interesting Picture in General
    One more.
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    Yesterday, 06:10 AM
    rws started a thread Interesting Picture in General
    Saw this elsewhere but thought it would be enjoyed here.
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    05-15-2018, 08:45 AM
    I don't think I've ever used a whole tube. Once in a while I can poke a hole through the hardened end, but not usually.
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    05-11-2018, 06:16 AM
    rws replied to a thread OT: Birds nest in General
    Looks like a robin to me, they have light blue eggs.
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    05-10-2018, 11:18 AM
    rws replied to a thread What oil for lathe? in General
    From previous posts in time, I thought a decent hydraulic oil would meet the specs.
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    05-09-2018, 03:50 AM
    rws replied to a thread Soldering stainlesss steel in General
    In the "old" days, roof flashing was stainless steel, and every joint was soldered. Many used soldering irons heated in a bucket of burning charcoal...
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    05-06-2018, 02:34 PM
    I have rarely seen galvanized specd for gas, but sometimes it is. Copper is used for gas with flare fittings. These flex lines used now are soft...
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    05-06-2018, 03:53 AM
    In the construction industry, black iron pipe is used for chilled and hot water distribution lines. Usually 2" and down are threaed, over that is...
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    05-05-2018, 07:28 AM
    rws replied to a thread Blocking option in General
    I post OT threads now and then. Others too. I think most place "OT" in the subject line. Simply don't click on it. Done.
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    05-04-2018, 11:41 AM
    rws replied to a thread OT- Voltage Regulator in General
    Ok, I've seen transformers "tapped" for the right voltage in buildings, when stepping down a higher voltage to a lower voltage. But taking an already...
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    05-04-2018, 10:05 AM
    rws started a thread OT- Voltage Regulator in General
    Owning an RV myself, I see these things being used by people. ...
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    04-29-2018, 04:15 AM
    I like this grease idea, I'll search for some. Makes sense!
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    04-28-2018, 08:34 AM
    What is heat transfer grease?
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    04-27-2018, 05:17 PM
    Checking the charge on a heat pump using sub cooling, you have to read the temp of the high pressure line at the condenser. Of course contractors use...
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    04-19-2018, 05:16 PM
    rws replied to a thread Strong magnet source....cheap in General
    Thanks gents! I don't have access to old hard drives, but I do have a HF very near an errand scheduled for this weekend! Thanks.
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    04-19-2018, 05:47 AM
    I had to burn a pile of old pallets, and now would like to get all the nails and staples out of the ashes. What's a source for a decent strength...
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    04-14-2018, 05:32 AM
    Was watching news this morning, went to make some breakfast and when I came back, no picture. Very black screen, no backlight or anything. Have sound...
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    04-07-2018, 07:20 AM
    That sounds more like what happens around here. IF?...you get it at all. Had something coming post office delivery, had to be signed for. My wife...
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    04-06-2018, 03:15 AM
    Around where I live, they pre-treat the roads with "something" any time there there is a remote chance of snow or ice. Gallons and gallons of the...
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    04-05-2018, 05:58 PM
    On my 02, there was just enough of the heater core lines coming through the firewall, so I cut off the fittings and pushed the hose on and used good...
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    04-05-2018, 07:03 AM
    I have used a standard straight shaft weedeater for light brush. Used a circular saw blade and put a lot of set in the teeth. If you go slow and...
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    04-03-2018, 05:33 PM
    rws replied to a thread Ot- mac os ? in General
    Been using FireFox with both OS,s. When I got this, Lion OS was on it, then I up'd to El Capitan, and it wasn't my idea to do High Sierra. Had an...
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    04-03-2018, 01:00 PM
    rws started a thread Ot- mac os ? in General
    I've been using El Capitan on my MacBook Pro and it has been fine. I get a notice that I can upgrade to High Sierra 10.13.4, so I did. It took me a...
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    04-02-2018, 05:15 PM
    Not taking away from what RWO suggested, but not all indicate a barrel the way he does. Long range guys do, and the clock the barrel so the runout is...
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    03-24-2018, 12:44 PM
    rws replied to a thread OT- Android Phone in General
    There are those that like privacy and less automation. I could make comment about your opinion, but I won't.
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    03-24-2018, 06:12 AM
    rws replied to a thread OT- Android Phone in General
    So are you saying if I get a USB adapter to fit my phone, I can use a PC to download and transfer it to the phone? That would be easy.
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    03-23-2018, 04:25 PM
    rws replied to a thread OT- Android Phone in General
    Thanks guys. I wish I had the confidence that this google play thing didn't track you, but I don't. Why would they want an email and phone number? ...
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    03-23-2018, 03:25 PM
    rws replied to a thread OT- Android Phone in General
    Could I load the Firefox app on a SIM card and install the t off of it? How do you download on a PC and drag it to a phone? By the way, I...
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    03-23-2018, 01:12 PM
    rws started a thread OT- Android Phone in General
    I have a Consumer Cellular android phone. It comes with Google installed. I went to download a free app, and it redirects me to a google store, and...
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    03-21-2018, 11:56 AM
    rws replied to a thread replacing battery pack? in General
    I've replaced my drill battery packs three times. I bought batteries the first time with tabs on them. Maybe in the configuration you have the tabs...
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