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  1. Thread: Uranium One

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    Uranium One

    Is this another Benghazi?


    http://www.investors.com/category/politics/editorials/
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    Re: Two-star general demoted after affair

    I wonder if those on the 'Board' that decided that decision are completely squeaky clean. :rolleyes:

    Does he have the right to appeal?
  3. Thread: Going Green

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    Re: Going Green

    George perhaps this will suit you.

    http://www.earthporm.com/bye-bye-coffins-these-organic-burial-pods-turn-your-loved-ones-into-trees/
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    Re: Clothes dryers

    Nah, we are fine with the line, even through the 'rainy season'.
  5. Thread: Going Green

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    Re: Going Green

    https://www.treehugger.com/natural-sciences/the-latest-in-green-burials-be-buried-in-a-coral-reef.html

    OR


    How about http://www.eternalreefs.com/the-eternal-reefs-story/what-is-an-eternal-reef/
  6. Thread: $28,500

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    Re: $28,500

    What value would you place on the "100% medical coverage for family100% dental, optometrist for family......etc" . NB regardless of State as it would be valid nationwide and overseas.
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    Re: Roll and tip.

    Impressive! Well done.Y>

    Psst wanna fly here (I''ll send ticket and provide accommodation) and paint mine for me and I'll pay for all the rum you can drink (after painting)?
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    Re: Roll and tip.

    Labour for top coat painting (subcontracted to professional Awlgrip painter) US$1,755.00. Roughly US$20.65/sf.

    NB that excludes the following which is done and charged separately:
    - Sand back...
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    Clothes dryers

    The Secretary in the office is thinking of buying a (propane) gas powered clothes dryer.


    So she asked me how my clothes dryer was powered.


    "It is solar powered" I said.


    "Just like...
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    Re: Roll and tip.

    What about time that it takes to do it e.g. a 23'0" boat with a surface of 85sf to be painted?
  11. Re: How To Excite, Confuse, Then Anger The Cat

    ...


    He will . . .
  12. Re: Roll and tip or brush and tip labour rates?

    See thread post in Building / Repair
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    Re: Roll and tip.

    Erm . . .
  14. Roll and tip or brush and tip labour rates?

    Roll and tip or brush and tip.

    What is the going rate for 'labour only' for brush and tip applying Awlgrip paint.

    NB Exclude preparation of surface, this is for applying the primer and paint in...
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    Roll and tip.

    Roll and tip or brush and tip.

    What is the going rate for 'labour only' for brush and tip applying Awlgrip paint.

    NB Exclude preparation of surface, this is for applying the primer and paint in...
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    Re: T-top fabric

    Yep, that is what I am looking for.




    My boat will be red so worried about the UV aspect. Appreciate your point about dirt and mildew, although I have pelican and seagull guano to contend with...
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    Re: T-top fabric

    Do you mean like this ?

    4775

    The "?" dimension the 2" to which you refer? Is it to allow for stretching of the fabric (whichever is used)?

    My original idea like the pic in Post#2 was this:...
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    Re: T-top fabric

    Had ply before. Too heavy (momentum and shock to frame) when hitting waves.
  19. Re: September 2017: Earth's 4th Warmest September on Record

    Yes I do believe that Climate change is a major problem.

    Why are you LYAO ? :rolleyes:
  20. Re: Thomas Freidman and I came to an agreement this afternoon.

    ....



    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-tJXjt5D4zY
  21. Re: September 2017: Earth's 4th Warmest September on Record

    Contd
  22. Re: September 2017: Earth's 4th Warmest September on Record

    continued...
  23. September 2017: Earth's 4th Warmest September on Record

    Hurricane IRMA with eye over Barbuda.

    Note St.Kitts just 68 miles to the South West. We were so lucky.

    A heck of a lot of records were set:...
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    Re: T-top fabric

    4755 . . .
  25. Re: What is your workshop bench and layout like?

    Need some covers in those sails. :cool:
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    T-top fabric

    The solid vinyl sheet I had on my boat's T-top is well past it's best (understatement of the year).

    Thinking about using a fabric stretched taught over the T-top framing and held in place with a...
  27. Re: What is your workshop bench and layout like?

    Have built four to date

    4744 4745
  28. Re: What is your workshop bench and layout like?

    A One Sheet Skiff is easy and fun.

    http://www.duckworksmagazine.com/08/projects/oss/index.htm

    http://www.christinedemerchant.com/files/boat-types/HerbMcLeodOneSheetSkiff.gif
  29. For the chemtrails etc conspiracy theorists among you.

    For the chemtrails etc conspiracy theorists among you.

    [SIZE=3]

    BTW : [QUOTE]HAARP is a target of conspiracy theorists, who claim that it is capable of "weaponizing" weather.
  30. Thread: Lighthouses

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    Re: Lighthouses

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  31. Thread: Lighthouses

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    Re: Lighthouses

    The Ships of Captain Orlando Lake
  32. Thread: Lighthouses

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    Re: Lighthouses

    Sombrero Lighthouse, Anegada passage (near Anguilla) I would not have liked to have been there during IRMA and MARIA.

    It used to be a manned station, but now is unmanned. My grandfather's sloops...
  33. Re: What is your workshop bench and layout like?

    pure unadulterated and unashamed envy
  34. Re: What is your workshop bench and layout like?

    Thanks, I may well go with 2'0" like you and as Chris says below.

    Great idea to save material and would allow more room to circulate around a centre work table as well.

    I am at the...
  35. Re: Tuff tiddleys Ireland--don't count on Trump to throw paper towels to you.

    Hope people keep safe.
  36. Re: What is your workshop bench and layout like?

    I haven't started yet, so what width would you suggest?haven't started yet.
  37. Thread: Lighthouses

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    Re: Lighthouses

    This is another lighthouse:

    http://partiesbypartypeople.com/images/bounce3.bmp
  38. Re: What is your workshop bench and layout like?

    Another suggestion, with a deepest 'man cave' including an armchair for thinking and drinking tea, a bog, a TV, fridge (beer) and A/C'd.


    Then a long 2'6" wide bench and and a movable work...
  39. What is your workshop bench and layout like?

    What is your workshop bench and layout like?

    What would you really like it to look like?

    I haven't built mine. My work is done on the driveway. [PS It is sunny here . . . most of the time.]
    ...
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    Photobucket solution?

    Found this site. Any of the techsperts here think this site is ok?

    https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/photobucket-hotlink-fix/kegnjbncdcliihbemealioapbifiaedg
  41. Thread: Bluenose

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    Re: Bluenose

    I looked upBluenose on Wiki https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bluenose

    and this caught my eye:



    Built in 1921, would she have had refrigerated holds to store the catch for eight weeks?
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    Re: Question about Harvey Weinstein

    + 1.
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    Re: #ManCardPunched

    What about :-

    1. Windscreen wash fluid?

    2. Brake fluid level?

    3. Clutch (if a manual) level?

    4. Transmission fluid level?
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    Re: Truck bomb kills 230+ in Somalia.

    Somalia seems to be involved in continuous fighting/civil war.

    The international community seems to be doing very little about it.

    All so sad.

    So very sad.
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    Re: Hey Varadero.

    I hope that you have adequate financial arrangements in place so that you are not in financial difficulties.
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    They Call the Wind M'Ry-ah

    Jesu wept.

    http://www.snopes.com/racial/language/hurricane.asp
  47. Re: US pulls out of United Nations Unesco program

    There is a UNESCO World Heritage Site in St. Kitts and Nevis "Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park".

    I think it s a good idea to have UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
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    Re: Thanksgiving with a twist.

    I have PM'd you all a live action alternative. :D

    You can post the link here if you wish. ;)
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    Re: Modern classic p0rn

    That is a huge companionway hatch.
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    The alphabet

    https://multiglom.files.wordpress.com/2011/07/disorderly03.jpg
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