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    04-15-2014, 07:29 AM
    I've seen an electrical panel cover with a simple lock out for generator use. The breaker that backfeeds the panel from the generator is in the...
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    04-10-2014, 07:31 PM
    Repaired a pond dam last fall. Contractor recommended moving washed out tube to a new location in virgin soil so we did. He did a thorough job...
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    03-11-2014, 03:53 PM
    GKman replied to a thread School me on clones... in General
    I use a Lagun, made in Spain. Others here have them too. I can't imagine anything made better.
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    03-09-2014, 09:46 AM
    GKman replied to a thread Aluminum Head Repair in General
    Plug heat dissipation? I wouldn't be concerned on one of these low performance engines but would think caution would be in order on a high...
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    03-08-2014, 07:41 AM
    GKman replied to a thread Chisel Sharpening Fixture in General
    I'm sure cave bob knows but the previous photo of the brass wheel fixture shows an incorrect setup. The blade should be clamped in at a steeper...
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    03-07-2014, 07:53 AM
    GKman replied to a thread Chisel Sharpening Fixture in General
    As pictured, a 1" C-clamp works good on mine. I don't call this stage sharpening, just removing metal that's in the way of sharpening. No precision...
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    02-05-2014, 09:07 AM
    From what I have read, engineering for performance at the extreme limits of materials requires a great deal of try-fail-change-repeat. Not much fun...
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    01-22-2014, 01:32 PM
    I didn't watch the video but I have been on one or two cruise ships sailing out of south Florida with a gyro stabilized full sized pool table. I...
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    01-17-2014, 06:57 AM
    GKman replied to a thread dumbell in General
    Just took a load of scrap to the recycler (big old scrapyard older than I am) they wouldn't accept cast window weights - said too much lead. Anybody...
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