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    Re: The bucket of pain

    exactly, and wood beetle holes and other minor faults from insect attack, mould growth- I once had an Andy Warhol serigraphy of Marilyn Monroe that the owner disliked so much he threw darts at it
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    Re: The bucket of pain

    send them to me I can't get enough probes and amalgam fillers. i use them, I break them, I lose them. I grind them down for a one use job and then they aren't much cop afterwards unless unlikely...
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    Re: Best Chess Set Design

    She occasionally gets accused of cheating by some of these sorry losers but her site has a facility to check and refute or confirm allegations , and, indeed,make perhaps reasonable accusations of...
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    Re: chickens off their nosh.

    Thanx all, it seems to be the wetted mash and soaked wheat grain as Jay suggested. Pretty much back to normal. They still don't touch the maize though, soaked or not, and its not the corn seed size...
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    Re: Sister Doris Engelhard

    I once worked on a document at a public records office that was a demand from London apprentices that they were sick of having salmon and a two pints of porter as their daily rations. Something must...
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    Re: Best Chess Set Design

    My partner is good and dedicated to chess. she mostly plays on an internet platform , and seems pretty good, winning mostly and creeping up the ratings charts, accumulating points and vile abuse from...
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    Re: Best Chess Set Design

    Apart from the occasional artistic gimmickry , I thought all chessmen looked like that
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    Re: Charlie Watts. R.I.P.

    One of my favourite anecdotes I think, funnily enough, first published in Rolling Stone recounts how in the height of the decadence and substance use and misuse era, Jagger was pissed off that Watts...
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    Re: question for you peeners

    Don't you just love the marketong in the ad in post 3...

    'Attractive and ergonomic handle '

    since when has a dead straight piece of round wood been attractive and ergonomic.?
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    Re: touring motorbike

    Thanx for that, i hadn't heard of him , but ill track that vid down
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    Re: Sister Doris Engelhard

    Well, I won't ,but if I ever have time for any of these delusional and deluded fools, she gets my vote over that evil bitch who condemned countless women to misery and death by her ignorant...
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    Re: touring motorbike

    I did the Elehant rally once from south east england to Brno, i think, in subzero winter temperatures and we went via big bits of december Austria germany and switzerland. I was on a 64 Panhead ,...
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    Re: "I will build a great wall..."

    exactly .about a metre high with a bit of sparkly tinsel on the top
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    Re: chickens off their nosh.

    Not moulting, still laying, but down a bit, ..AS I've done for years I walk over to their coop, which is half open , so they aren't closed in, but cant get out into the open areas. they scrabble at...
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    Re: chickens off their nosh.

    HELLO! laying is not the issue though it's down a bit, but read the OP, it's THEY AREN'T EATING. well not like normal anyway. And they went off their scranny about half way through the 30kg bag, so...
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    Re: touring motorbike

    Total loss oiling is going to cost a bunch more than the petrol me thinx
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    johnny not so rotten

    However, Lydon's lawyer claimed the show, which is being made by Disney for its FX channel, would portray the singer in "a hostile and unflattering light".

    What! like he gave a flyingfook about...
  18. Thread: B.u.f.f

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    Re: B.u.f.f

    big maybe, looks pretty, looks pretty slim to me, fellow , well i thought we used the feminine for vessels cars and planes of esteem.
    seriously not as good looking as that Dornier seaplane in...
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    Re: "I will build a great wall..."

    Take the money and head for the border.
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    Re: "I will build a great wall..."

    If any one has seen typical Greek constuction methods, then a wall like trumpkin's will make trumpkin's look like the Great Wall of China.
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    how do you sharpen scissors.

    I understand the basics of scissors shearing but not being sharp, but I have a good pair of stainless Singer dressmaker's shears which have simply lost their edge . my personal acid test is cutting...
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    Re: How to transport 60 glass

    13mm thick? you could dance on it . The best answer so far has been your own supposition to your own question. plenty of packing maybe and a sheet of ply or a couple of battens.
    I've been...
  23. Thread: Ivermectin?

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    Re: Ivermectin?

    my ex's father in law has been kept alive for thirty years on Warfarin. he modifies his dietary intake accordingly but when in the days he would come out here and enjoy the sun,wine and all that...
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    Re: Ivermectin?

    The day every single doctor and health professional and forum member who cites science against nonsense unscientific hearsay, and turns around and says 'there is no God, in any form whatsoever' No...
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    Re: okay, finally, some cool tesla ****

    great vid . 3 and a half minutes of looking at an outboard cowling.
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    Re: chickens off their nosh.

    not as though they aren't laying, they are not eating, as normal anyway

    still , still laying, why should i complain, ? just it ain't right
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    Re: chickens off their nosh.

    no, as in they have a huge bucket available and always have had ...this is a recent development, this a sudden and surprising change,
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    Re: I hate Olive Garden...

    When your dining standards are based on 'I'd rather go to a chain restaurant then experiment in a local cafe, bar, diner ,' then its absolutely no wonder eveyone but americans think american food is...
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    Re: The old man and his motorcycle

    Sheeet only another twenty five years to go. My ballbearings are great but my marbles are scattered all over the place
  30. Thread: take a look

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    take a look

    https://www.bbc.com/news/health-58270098

    But hey what do the bbc know bunch of right wing trump supporting ignorant nitwits, and all those medicos quoted.. ..Ha who ever believed what their Doc...
  31. Thread: A new boat shed

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    Re: A new boat shed

    Those long length cruciform galvanised post holders are absolutely fantastic when basing a structure where there's never going to be any uplift. make a pilot hole and pound the buggers in as hard as...
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    Re: Our 'wonderful' English language

    The Goons, mid sixties perhaps , Policeman to suspect 'Ello ello ello, whats afoot?' Spike Milligan (maybe) 'Its a funny shaped thing at the end of your leg'

    Also 'Say that again , my ears aren't...
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    Re: Our 'wonderful' English language

    What's that on the road , a head?

    Are you in, love? a london bus driver to a japanese student boarding an old Routemaster bus , with no doors and a platform.
    old but good. ....
    A native of...
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    chickens off their nosh.

    basics. 8 laying hens, maybe two years old, normally giving 6 or 7 eggs a day. I don't seperate them so I don't know if I have one chicken who has never laid, or its just a sort of averages thing....
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    Re: I found a house for Joe (SoCal)

    You seriously want Joe So Cool to live seven houses down....? imagine the dogs and vespas and renee freakin out in planes and neighbourhood watch and overarching concerns about no body's business...
  36. Re: What happens when it's hard to summon the energy to state how you feel about thin

    Have a bap (small bread based snack) pop a cap, have a crap, have a nap. no more than 45 minutes . you'll wake fresh and lively and ready to go. For a few more hours at least. repeat as necessary.
  37. Re: Library of Congress bomb threat - response underway

    get a couple of cops to drag him out of the truck and kneel on his back for a few minutes
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    Re: Barnacles and engine heat

    Any deviation from the prop's intended design and profile will adversely affect performance, but we all know that any way. Still, cavitation and turbid flow doesnt't only affect the high ...
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    Re: Ouch!

    Don't let the goats eat it... When a couple of british Saarnen crossed the stream to eat whatever was on the other side including comfrey I was growing for the above stated reasons. they were...
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    Re: Seeking some sound advice

    empty vessels make most sound.<br><br>lots of possible interpretations there.
    thanks for that pist it was a delight.
    An Irish pal years ago introduced me to variations of celtic and northumbrian...
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    Re: Seeking some sound advice

    empty vessels make most sound.

    lots of possible interpretations there.
  42. Thread: Ouch!

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    Re: Ouch!

    Steel toecap boots were prohibited on a small dock where I worked in the summer vac, before containerisation really took hold, on the principle that as above, if something seriously heavy, I mean a...
  43. Re: Several years ago I was labeled a "racist" when I called Afghans - - -

    What the feck is this mysoginistic bull crap ...'Attractive educated young women....blah blah get a fucking life you ignorant white supremacist piece of turd.

    oh no sorry, all the fat ugly ones ,...
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    Re: Wabbit!

    Sailing in construction boots . that takes some front
  45. Thread: Ouch!

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    Re: Ouch!

    Comfrey, Knitbone, soldar (welder) in latin lingos, slather it on as a paste or if you have it growing make a thick poultice with garlic and mustard flour, but I just prefer it basic comfrey. I'm the...
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    Re: Venice: World’s Biggest Ship Arrives

    I can see a scenario like the Exxon Valdese in Waterworld, where all the quadruple and quintuple vaxxed go and live on the sterile floating city in a sort of utopian splendour of plank walking and...
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    Re: Venice: World’s Biggest Ship Arrives

    well whatever fotoshopping was done , it was there.... or was it ...?
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    Re: Venice: World’s Biggest Ship Arrives

    So totally feckin' offensive words almost fail me.

    but then it was only in the seventies that I had an argument with a gondolier who thought the Vaporetti were destroying La Serenisimma and should...
  49. Re: Cardinal Burke is placed on ventilator days after testing positive for COVID-19

    Burke maybe, but be careful with bummer, unless he is associated with the paedo vatican scandals. Heaven forbid.

    Oh just thought , maybe those colloquialisms don't work for Yanquis.....
  50. Thread: Plane Talking

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    Re: Plane Talking

    I used to pitch up at Bermondsey next to a highly respected , indeed even famous in his field, tool dealer.
    It was lust at first sight, and I often went 'wow, thats a neat scriber- caliper- tenon...
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