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Old 04-12-14, 08:08 AM
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Originally Posted by rootboy View Post
Well, yeah. Of course. I was trying to be a little more ...impressionistic. Certainly learn to do it right. But a person can learn a lot just by looking at the way things work, messing with adjustments, etc. Fiddle with things. That's a fine way to learn about how mechanisms work, In my view.
It's also a fine way to mis-adjust and possibly damage them. Since the correct way to adjust these has already been discovered, it's foolish not to take advantage of that knowledge. Yes, you can learn a lot by looking at how things work but you learn more by looking at one that works properly.
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