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    Yesterday, 12:07 AM
    What part bent? I would definitely like to see some pictures of your and everyone else's builds!
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    07-12-2018, 07:58 PM
    About 20 years ago I bought one of these and put a good 60 psi liquid filled gauge on it (cost under $10). It works great, is very easy to use and...
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    07-08-2018, 04:48 PM
    My first thought was that it could somehow reshape a tweaked band end, but I see no way of that being accomplished. A guess is that they are trying...
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    07-08-2018, 03:43 PM
    Joel replied to a thread Happy 4th everybody in General
    That is a seriously impressive amount of misinterpretation, conclusion jumping and vision from a single perspective. I didn't actually mean to...
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    07-07-2018, 02:44 PM
    Joel replied to a thread Happy 4th everybody in General
    It sounds like you are blaming the laws and not the idiots. I enjoyed fireworks most of my life. As a firefighter, I eventually became to loathe...
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    07-04-2018, 07:22 PM
    Joel replied to a thread Opinions on Compressor in General
    Using the standard 20% coupon brings the price down to $136. There is a 25% off printable coupon available on the HF site, good for today.
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    07-04-2018, 05:44 PM
    Joel replied to a thread Opinions on Compressor in General
    4.7cfm at 90psi isn't much, but should do OK for what you mentioned - assuming you mean to use the impact just to remove a few lug nuts now and...
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    07-03-2018, 12:16 AM
    Joel replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    Is there a spring re-arching shop nearby? If so, run it by there (or maybe just email a picture) and talk to someone who deals with this sort of...
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    07-02-2018, 03:07 PM
    To get to the same side.
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    06-30-2018, 05:20 PM
    Joel replied to a thread Cannon help in General
    IIRC, dry ice in 97% isopropyl alcohol or acetone gets you down to almost -110 F. Not as good as LN2, but plenty low to be quite useful and to have...
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    06-25-2018, 05:30 PM
    Joel replied to a thread OT: Free Stuff located in MA in General
    I want to call you 'Nancy' but I suppose that isn't PC anymore. :p I have ridden several 400-500 2S's and agree, they were just too much of a...
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    06-25-2018, 02:55 PM
    Joel replied to a thread OT: Free Stuff located in MA in General
    IDK, my CRF 450 wasn't as much fun as my KX 250 'works' two-strokes. It was easier to ride and fast enough, but a hell of a lot less entertaining - I...
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    06-24-2018, 08:21 PM
    Glad you are doing better old mart - please do keep us posted. Paul, thanks for taking in Mr Tibbs, and for taking such good care of him. He seems...
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    06-21-2018, 01:49 AM
    Joel replied to a thread OT: Cleaning gutters in General
    Helipad on the roof, of course. Drone delivered robotic gutter cleaner. Tree/leaf 'diapers'. Drill large holes so the leaves just fall out....
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    06-21-2018, 12:02 AM
    Joel replied to a thread OT: Cleaning gutters in General
    Buy a helicopter and hover over the roof every few months.
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    06-19-2018, 02:40 PM
    That was pretty obscure, so might as well throw out a chemistry joke I thought up the other day: What did the unhappy soluble liquid say when it...
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    06-12-2018, 07:15 PM
    Great looking build Brian! Taking coils off a spring increases the rate. If you mean removing them for another reason, disregard!
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    06-12-2018, 07:06 PM
    I would like to understand in more detail why changing the settings a bit would be catastrophic. I have not changed anything but the droop and...
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    06-12-2018, 06:52 PM
    This was my understanding as well 01-7700. There are currently no discernible temperature swings, and as stated in the OP, some variation would be...
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    06-10-2018, 07:14 PM
    Joel replied to a thread OT: Monster Jam in General
    After all these years, that'll be the rock of ages! Rocket there in the vette, maybe stand up and take a photograph for us. You may not like Journey...
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    06-07-2018, 01:53 PM
    Joel replied to a thread Buying first lathe in General
    Here is a link to a good article on lathe evaluation: http://www.mermac.com/advicenew.html
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    06-04-2018, 10:06 PM
    I think there is simply going to be too much flex with plastic - any pressure off center is going to give bad readings. Go with steel (reamed or...
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    06-04-2018, 07:18 PM
    I built and restored muscle cars for many years and have done exactly what you propose hundreds of times on projects in the queue. It is a fast and...
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    06-04-2018, 01:11 AM
    Thanks guys. The jaco derringer looks interesting.
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    06-01-2018, 02:36 PM
    Joel replied to a thread Nash/AMC Ambassador in General
    Lest anyone think AMC didn't make any beautiful cars, here is a picture of my 1970 Mark Donohue Javelin: I had forgotten about the 'desert...
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    06-01-2018, 02:11 PM
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    05-30-2018, 01:56 AM
    Some years ago I installed a Trane AC/heat pump unit with a variable speed air handler. I added a return duct and put dampers in all the supplies....
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    05-29-2018, 02:23 PM
    Looking good and moving right along as usual Brian!
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    05-29-2018, 01:31 PM
    OK, we have established the laws and that a .410/LC would have to meet certain criteria. Any plans or suggestions for a .22, or talk me into or...
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