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    Yesterday, 05:44 PM
    lynnl replied to a thread Another Rust Removal Thread in General
    Good idea. I've only used the CLR for calcium and lime in the bathroom. Hadn't thought of it for my current needs. ...and I have a Harbor Freight...
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    Yesterday, 04:20 PM
    lynnl replied to a thread Another Rust Removal Thread in General
    Well, I tried the potato/dish soap on a rusty keyhole saw about three hours ago; so far doesn't seem to have done anything to the rust, but it has...
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    Yesterday, 01:06 PM
    I've been doing some rust removal lately, using vinegar. Yeah, I've used evaporust and electrolysis, and phosphoric acid in various forms in the...
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    09-19-2018, 11:03 AM
    Haven't seen any inputs from him since I don't remember when. 'Talk like a pirate' day seemed to be special with him. Wonder if he walked the...
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    09-18-2018, 11:32 PM
    Thanks Robin. I have the manual that came with the range. It's the wiring schematic that I can't locate. I'm pretty sure one came with the stove. ...
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    09-18-2018, 05:12 PM
    reggie-obe, next time I see you I will hug your neck, or buy you a beer. ...your choice! :) When I first looked at all the related documents a...
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    09-18-2018, 12:47 PM
    We bought a new GE glass top electric range a few years ago. Long ago I adopted a practice of NEVER opting for the extended warrenties on items. ...
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    09-18-2018, 08:24 AM
    Why do chicken coops have two doors? ....if they had four doors they'd be chicken sedans!
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    09-17-2018, 12:21 PM
    lynnl replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    I've posted this several times over the years, nevertheless here's another reminder: The best treatment for wasp/yellow jacket/bee stings is to...
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    09-16-2018, 03:17 PM
    How do you figure a 45 degree cut is any more difficult than a square cut? That's like being intimidated by a fractional dimension, e.g 6 3/64." ...
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    09-15-2018, 01:46 AM
    An acronym is a word, of sorts, it's a pronounceable abreviation. FBI and CIA are abreviations, but not acronyms. FEMA, on the other hand, is an...
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    09-13-2018, 10:32 AM
    Well, there is, after all, giblet gravy ...pronounced "jiblet." So it's not surprising some would say "jib."
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    09-04-2018, 11:41 AM
    Outboard (marine) motor fuel tanks have a baffle ...not a foam type media, but a partition in the tank.
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    09-01-2018, 12:06 PM
    That is truly sad to hear. I too, always thought of him as a first class person. I don't think he ever spoke ill of anyone here. I always respected...
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    08-29-2018, 03:50 PM
    lynnl replied to a thread Band saw blade sharpener... in General
    Do the teeth not require setting?
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    08-29-2018, 11:29 AM
    I recently bought some stuff from Cabela's sporting goods, and to receive $20 off I applied for their credit card. Extra goodies included a ball cap...
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    08-29-2018, 11:11 AM
    So did I. :D My statement: "Did you work involved is less than, or greater than?" Should've read: Did you mean work involved is less than, or...
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    08-29-2018, 08:05 AM
    I'm with fjk (I prefer a “real” screwdriver. I don’t know why. ), but I think I do know why. With me it mainly involves that same visceral...
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    08-29-2018, 07:48 AM
    Mcgyver, that last phrase, work involved in making < cost of decent used one, seems incongrous with the overall tone. Did you work involved is less...
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    08-27-2018, 11:34 PM
    lynnl replied to a thread Drag saw question in General
    It's only natural that with any reciprocating saw the 'push' stroke kicks them out the far side, while the pull stroke pulls them out the near side....
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    08-27-2018, 07:38 PM
    lynnl replied to a thread Drag saw question in General
    I certainly don't know, but some thoughts I had: 1) It looks like that permits the crank to be pushing more in line with the axis of motion of the...
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    08-25-2018, 12:02 PM
    Indestro... I bought a set of Indestro box-end wrenches at an army PX over 50 years ago! I think this is the first time I've seen that name...
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    08-25-2018, 06:47 AM
    Be sure to report back! ...though I tend to give great credence to any advice from Rich Carlstedt. (added) I just remembered, that years ago...
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    08-23-2018, 08:56 AM
    No, but I'd like to be.:) I've always found NM sort of mysterious ...enchanting; just like it says on the license plates. Similarly in Montana......
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    08-21-2018, 01:52 PM
    lynnl replied to a thread Fitting for E-clips in General
    You're right, a cotter pin would've been the most straight forward choice here, but my lathe has sat covered and unused for the last two or three...
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    08-21-2018, 12:07 PM
    lynnl replied to a thread Fitting for E-clips in General
    My application was a hinge pin for the seat of a John Deere mower (about 8 or 9" X 3.8"). The last 2 or 3 years it has occasionally slipped out. ...
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    08-21-2018, 07:26 AM
    lynnl started a thread Fitting for E-clips in General
    How tight should an E-clip fit on a shaft? ...i.e. should it rotate once it's snapped in place, or should it grip firmly?
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    08-17-2018, 10:19 AM
    More impressive to me, by far, was the controlled dropping of the Tokyo hotel, one floor at a time! I had no idea that degree of precision was...
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    08-15-2018, 06:53 PM
    lynnl replied to a thread OT SR-71 ground speed in General
    It's understandable that the skin and some structural components would reach extremely high temperatures, but I'm having a hard time understanding...
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    08-15-2018, 02:14 PM
    No, I think that only applies for obnoxious jerks who think they're being cute by continually making stupid, immature comments in every posting,...
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