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Member postings for mark costello 1

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Thread: The Chocolate Fireguard as designed by Mercedes Benz
04/05/2019 14:38:01

Over here,We had a Gal arrested for drunk driving 2 times within 15 minutes. We are cracking along here, Has to be a record. Bring back flogging and chain gangs I say. About 30 years ago I had seen a real chain gang in operation.

Thread: Dialect expressions
28/04/2019 19:05:42

John what else could it mean? Don't know that one. Lancaster, Ohio, the other one.

Thread: Where's my Dykem blue gone - there's no need to read this
19/04/2019 19:49:49

Lost something in the shop, only 16'x16', never left the room. Did not have time to duplicate the search, so I made a list of all the places I have already searched. Did not label the list so now I know where I have searched , but I forgot what for.face 8

Thread: French Mystery Tool
11/04/2019 18:30:43

A cleverly designed frustration tool used to baffle British Men and Yanks at the same time.

Thread: Just desserts
08/04/2019 21:43:26

There are more lawful ways to earn a daily crust. I am not an overly worried animal lover, but on a game preserve it's wrong. The animals won this one.

Thread: What makes your bristle?
08/04/2019 21:24:34

Someone scrubbing something else with it while You are not there. winkMade anybody mad lately?

Thread: Sending of heavy items
08/04/2019 21:21:06

Just when I learn about a thing called "Metric" someone mentions "stone". Whose stones did they use? How did this come about? .

Thread: Using magnets
06/04/2019 18:06:00

I have about 12" of hard drive magnets, cannot get another within about 6" of it or they get really friendly and will shatter one or two when they meet.

Thread: Todays DUMBO award
04/04/2019 20:46:50

Whew, for a minute I thought I was going to get nominated for an award, thought no one was watching.

Thread: What would one use this adaptor for?
04/04/2019 20:42:36

I have bought about 10 items and have had around 2 mistakes. They told Me to keep the item after sending a pic of the shipping order and the UPC on the box. They promptly sent the correct replacement. The next to last order of a tool holder came in minus a carbide insert. I thought "foul" did not say anything. Ordered another tool holder and it came with an extra carbide insert, "no harm, no foul."

Thread: Knurling speed
04/04/2019 20:28:39

I have knurled Nylon and it seems as if there were a material that would be hard for the wheels to be forced into alignment, something soft would show the problem. Had no problems.

Thread: Unusual drills
31/03/2019 18:46:24

Any idea what the friend did for a living?

Thread: Tap and Die
29/03/2019 18:23:40

Victor Machinery in the States are known for sourcing odd ball taps and dies, if a last resort.

Thread: Jones and Shipman 540 Dripping
23/03/2019 18:21:20

I did not know Triumph and Norton made lathes also. They must factor oil leaks in.

Thread: Why do we do it?
23/03/2019 18:13:29

Ya know this forum has the ambiance of setting down with a couple of friends with a cup of tea or a brew or two. It is a great place to converse and ask questions, give answers, and generally have a relaxing time. The thread drift adds to it, and provides information in totally unexpected ways.

Thread: Cap head screws
22/03/2019 18:30:16

Bulk fasteners are available in the USA.Tractor Supply, Rural King, Menards and Lowes all have Them. Plus many independent hardware stores.

Thread: Just Done Something Stupid!!
08/03/2019 20:15:44

You are very brave to post Your mistakes, sometimes it seems like if I posted all My mistakes I would need My own forum.

Thread: Ingenuity in Simplicity
05/03/2019 19:26:40

If He's got a shaper (and a telescope) He does not need much more fun.

Thread: Can opener - the holy grail in engineering?
03/03/2019 22:29:19

The above opener is either a P-38 or a P-51 over here.

Thread: Huge dial gauge
01/03/2019 19:56:50

Excellent save.

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