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Forum: Foo
10-23-21, 05:29 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,031
Posted By SkinGriz

Burner. I think shipyards are unique with a...

Burner. I think shipyards are unique with a designated cutting torch person. A guy I used to go to church with said his first job out of the military was either the cutting torch or assistant (canít...
Forum: Foo
10-23-21, 05:25 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,031
Posted By SkinGriz

I got speed trapped on a road in TN once. Showed...

I got speed trapped on a road in TN once. Showed up on my date and the one room courthouse was packed.

Show me the money.
Forum: Foo
10-22-21, 05:20 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 1,689
Posted By SkinGriz

I have cheap MPow BT Headphones I use at work to...

I have cheap MPow BT Headphones I use at work to listen to podcasts, books, and music. They have their own noise canceling and amplification and are pretty good for 25-35 bucks.

I agree itís a...
Forum: Foo
10-21-21, 10:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 339
Posted By SkinGriz

Opossum wonít hurt your cat. My grandmother was a...

Opossum wonít hurt your cat. My grandmother was a caretaker for baby opossums whose mother was ran over. Some do-gooder organization. Opossum is the softest fur Iíve ever felt.

Downside to opossum...
Forum: Foo
10-21-21, 09:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 339
Posted By SkinGriz

Enough land that the neighbors arenít as...

Enough land that the neighbors arenít as important. Enough land that you have like 3 or 4 families total that you interact with, so if your on good terms with them youíre good to go.

Maybe my view...
Forum: Foo
10-21-21, 02:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 250
Posted By SkinGriz

A lot of awful meet is OK if fried or...

A lot of awful meet is OK if fried or grilled/seared. Vienna sausages, spam, bologna, etc.

Iím not saying itís comparable to fillet mignon. Just saying it good enough.
Forum: Foo
10-20-21, 05:18 PM
Replies: 497
Views: 17,383
Posted By SkinGriz

Divest to accept Gov job? Thatís not how the game...

Divest to accept Gov job? Thatís not how the game is played.
Forum: Foo
10-20-21, 12:12 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 603
Posted By SkinGriz

Selling marijuana without a license?

Selling marijuana without a license?
10-18-21, 09:58 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 2,345
Posted By SkinGriz

You just gotta be on the juice to replace that...

You just gotta be on the juice to replace that testosterone!
10-18-21, 09:57 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 2,345
Posted By SkinGriz

Living is a cancer risk.

Living is a cancer risk.
Forum: Foo
10-18-21, 11:07 AM
Replies: 497
Views: 17,383
Posted By SkinGriz

I think SpaceX and Tesla are similarly underpaid....

I think SpaceX and Tesla are similarly underpaid.
A coworker of mine did some robotic laser welding or something for like 15-20$/hour. Iíve seen his work.

ĒYouíre worth way more than that, donít...
10-17-21, 05:39 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 17,626
Posted By SkinGriz

Yep. Triffin dilemma. Every reserve currency...

Yep. Triffin dilemma. Every reserve currency comes to an end. Every empire decentralized eventually. Cerveza sickness killed the dying.

Covid is endemic and will never go away. Just like influenza.
10-17-21, 09:26 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 17,626
Posted By SkinGriz

Covid is not causing a slowdown at US ports. US...

Covid is not causing a slowdown at US ports. US ports are breaking records of cargo movement in 2020 and 2021. QE or the reaction to Covid might cause hiccups. Like vax mandates on truckers, but...
10-16-21, 11:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 467
Posted By SkinGriz

All grease separates. Grease is oil mixed with a...

All grease separates. Grease is oil mixed with a thickener.

Oil bleed on your workbench is probably irrelevant to how that grease would perform in a bike, as the bearings would just mix the oil...
10-16-21, 09:51 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 17,626
Posted By SkinGriz

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/e76cbdfd_7ea7_4bae_99f4_af31c0e7c6ca_7af1295b8fa4041a21c00036088011ba7283591a.jpeg...
10-16-21, 09:39 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 17,626
Posted By SkinGriz

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=BBFCpHihE5I&feature=...

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=BBFCpHihE5I&feature=youtu.be
Forum: Foo
10-16-21, 12:54 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,031
Posted By SkinGriz

Iíve always worked outside. Never worked...

Iíve always worked outside.

Never worked shipyards. Coworkers said theyíre dangerous. Pipes and pressure vessels people forget to clear before hot work. Confined spaces. And I generally had better...
Forum: Foo
10-15-21, 03:31 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,031
Posted By SkinGriz

Great story, I remember being wrapped up and...

Great story, I remember being wrapped up and upset when I was a teenager reading it. I think the snow fell out of the pine tree?

I heard a Russian proverb. ďThere is no such thing as bad weather,...
10-15-21, 03:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 720
Posted By SkinGriz

Thats everything. Compete on price or market...

Thats everything. Compete on price or market differentiation.
10-15-21, 03:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 720
Posted By SkinGriz

E-bikes not for me, but definitely a market there.

E-bikes not for me, but definitely a market there.
Forum: Foo
10-14-21, 10:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 407
Posted By SkinGriz

Land of the freeÖ

Land of the freeÖ
10-12-21, 10:34 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 829
Posted By SkinGriz

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=nGt9u4QWSKc

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=nGt9u4QWSKc
10-11-21, 11:43 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 829
Posted By SkinGriz

All kinds of thoughts on dogs from different...

All kinds of thoughts on dogs from different backgrounds.

Some people live rural, raise livestock and have very different expectations about dogs.
10-11-21, 11:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 295
Posted By SkinGriz

https://www.amazon.com/Sunlite-Unicycle-Cotterless...

https://www.amazon.com/Sunlite-Unicycle-Cotterless-Steel-Silver/dp/B00629PQBQ/ref=asc_df_B00629PQBQ/?tag=hyprod-20&linkCode=df0&hvadid=312066961874&hvpos=&hvnetw=g&hvrand=9852077170488237341&hvpone=&h...
10-11-21, 11:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 655
Posted By SkinGriz

Thats good troubleshooting!

Thats good troubleshooting!
10-11-21, 03:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 295
Posted By SkinGriz

What type of headset?

What type of headset?
Forum: Foo
10-10-21, 11:59 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 984
Posted By SkinGriz

No. On the fly is really on the fly, using all...

No.
On the fly is really on the fly, using all the data your car already needs to know itís easily transferred to an instant MPG rating for you.
Manifold vacuum/mass air flow (Load on engine),...
Forum: Foo
10-07-21, 08:57 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 458
Posted By SkinGriz

Can probably rent a tool like that for pretty...

Can probably rent a tool like that for pretty cheap.
Forum: Foo
10-07-21, 01:58 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 984
Posted By SkinGriz

Was your Mazda Skyactive or GDI? We have a...

Was your Mazda Skyactive or GDI?

We have a GDI car. Gets great highway mileage but yes to weird and stupid throttle delays.

I think my wife doesnít mind because it seems like she uses gas and...
Forum: Foo
10-07-21, 11:08 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 458
Posted By SkinGriz

Probably easy. Looks like channel with maybe 1/8Ē...

Probably easy. Looks like channel with maybe 1/8Ē on top? So you might get away with just drilling through that.

I wouldnít try to drill through the channel where the flange and web come together....
Forum: Foo
10-07-21, 10:47 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 1,689
Posted By SkinGriz

I use the BT to 3.5 adapter for our older car. ...

I use the BT to 3.5 adapter for our older car.

It works well enough.

Mostly podcasts and books.

I canceled Sat Radio.
Forum: Foo
10-07-21, 10:09 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 614
Posted By SkinGriz

I mean wasps eat bugs. Ants also will also take...

I mean wasps eat bugs.
Ants also will also take to meat or peanut butter.
Forum: Foo
10-07-21, 09:34 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 984
Posted By SkinGriz

I had a protege5. It was a good car. It was...

I had a protege5.
It was a good car. It was probably stereotypical Mazda = low power but good handling. The MPG was a tiny bit lower than equivalent Honda or Toyota but not enough to matter in...
Forum: Foo
10-06-21, 08:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 614
Posted By SkinGriz

Wasps are game for fat and protein. Theyíre good...

Wasps are game for fat and protein. Theyíre good garden predators/insectivores. Their little combs also have a tiny bit of edible honey inside.

I donít know if Iíve ever seen a hornet.
Forum: Foo
10-06-21, 08:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 614
Posted By SkinGriz

Itís all about habitat. Whether Bees or...

Itís all about habitat. Whether Bees or charismatic mega fauna.

Another hint. Itís not necessarily true that the original habitat was closed canopy. And itís not necessarily true that native...
Forum: Foo
10-06-21, 08:22 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 458
Posted By SkinGriz

Sorry. Donít know. A coworker made two at...

Sorry. Donít know.

A coworker made two at work out of all-thread and short pieces of channel.

The channel was the hooks.

Maybe 2 ratchet straps? Cut the hooks off, clove hitch with 1 or 2...
Forum: Foo
10-06-21, 09:56 AM
Replies: 497
Views: 17,383
Posted By SkinGriz

RFID chips in the ground. Not new tech. We have...

RFID chips in the ground. Not new tech. We have it at work. Robots crash into each other. Itís not that great.
10-06-21, 09:19 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,705
Posted By SkinGriz

Wires heating up instantaneously is old news. ...

Wires heating up instantaneously is old news.

https://www.google.com/amp/s/jalopnik.com/heres-why-your-turn-signals-make-that-clicking-noise-1793380845/amp
10-06-21, 09:16 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,705
Posted By SkinGriz

Gotta love it. That rear engined car is...

Gotta love it.
That rear engined car is dangerous. Pay no attention to our exploding gas tanks.
Corporate hypocrisy is hilarious.
I bet Boeing lobbied for the strict rules on airplane models and...
10-05-21, 09:17 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,023
Posted By SkinGriz

Iím want to be hauling ass down hills when Iím 76.

Iím want to be hauling ass down hills when Iím 76.
10-05-21, 09:00 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,023
Posted By SkinGriz

Iíve done it on newer bikes, but I think it was...

Iíve done it on newer bikes, but I think it was more common on older more flexible bikes.
The bike has 3 gyros and doesnít really want to shimmy.
Usually the rider is too tight on the bars and is...
10-05-21, 08:42 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,061
Posted By SkinGriz

Now I know. Avoid French Bikes. Hard enough...

Now I know. Avoid French Bikes.

Hard enough keeping track of the other standards.
10-05-21, 08:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 670
Posted By SkinGriz

Would be cool idea for a few local friends to go...

Would be cool idea for a few local friends to go in on one together. They could pass it around on bikes they are considering putting drop bars on. Think ďI donít want to be out 100$ or the time to...
Forum: Foo
10-05-21, 04:15 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 1,689
Posted By SkinGriz

Huh. Have taken a couple drafting classes....

Huh.
Have taken a couple drafting classes. Both hand and computer.
Loved the classes. Did not know about a plotter.
Forum: Foo
10-05-21, 03:25 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 1,689
Posted By SkinGriz

My gas can works like a real gas can now. Those...

My gas can works like a real gas can now. Those safety nozzles can be defeated a couple ways. Picturing it in my mind I think the tip of the device can be cut off. Maybe a cut disc in an angle...
Forum: Foo
10-05-21, 10:36 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 433
Posted By SkinGriz

Good for Hondo living his life.

Good for Hondo living his life.
Forum: Foo
10-04-21, 09:22 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 1,689
Posted By SkinGriz

Yes. We have an electronics junk drawer. Most...

Yes. We have an electronics junk drawer. Most things stay in there forever. Itís like the overstuffed closet in cartoons.

I pulled some junk out and stripped some wire to teach kids about...
Forum: Foo
10-04-21, 09:17 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 1,689
Posted By SkinGriz

Gas cans. Argh! I think I attacked the nozzle of...

Gas cans. Argh! I think I attacked the nozzle of our current gas can with a pair of ****s (Diagonal Wire Cutters) to cut the spring or something out.

It now works like a regular gas can. Or like a...
10-04-21, 06:46 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 3,498
Posted By SkinGriz

I rode it.

I rode it.
10-04-21, 02:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 600
Posted By SkinGriz

Iíd give it a shot. Let us know how you like them.

Iíd give it a shot. Let us know how you like them.
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