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    Does the squeaky wheel

    always get the grease? Me, I spin each one first and only grease them if they really need it. Sometimes though I advocate replacing the wheel if the squeak will not go away after repeated greasing.

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    nah...I just ride till it cuts through the axle....no use wasting perfectly good grease on a squeak.
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    I usually just grease the...

    (oh never mind)
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    you sure the squeak is coming from the wheel and not some squeak machine that was planted in your ear while you were sleeping?
    Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    always get the grease?

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    Quote Originally Posted by AEO View Post
    you sure the squeak is coming from the wheel and not some squeak machine that was planted in your ear while you were sleeping?
    why would chipcom be planted in my ear? Oh wait, was he acting out that thing about the old man from nantucket again?
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    My wheel only squeaks when I use the smallest whorl on the high speed flyer. That doesn't happen too often since I'm not making any 2-ply lace weight yarn right now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    why would chipcom be planted in my ear? Oh wait, was he acting out that thing about the old man from nantucket again?
    let's just say a certain someone was really concerned with the amount of earwax build up in there.
    Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
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    Quote Originally Posted by AEO View Post
    let's just say a certain someone was really concerned with the amount of earwax build up in there.
    you mean, Earwicker?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Nota View Post
    you mean, Earwicker?
    I signed an NDA

    la la la la la la la, I cannot hear you, la la la la la.
    Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
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    I don't know about the squeakiest wheel getting the grease, but around these parts the noisiest dog always gets fed first.

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