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  1. 32t attached a file to the thread On the plate.

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    quiche.jpg Jan 16, 2019 at 12:54 AM
  2. 32t liked Bruno's post in the thread search....

    Having administered it for a decade, I truly hate the VB internals. 2 decades worth of cruft hasn't done it any favors in terms of...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 12:23 AM
  3. 32t liked Bruno's post in the thread search....

    The major board brands have conversion paths coming from other major boards. SRP has the issue that a lot of stuff has been bolted on...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 12:22 AM
  4. 32t replied to the thread Building a press.

    Good point... The other idea that entered my mind was to have a hook suspended in midair to lay a rod welded to the billet in and have...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 12:21 AM
  5. 32t replied to the thread Old clocks.

    Thanks for the advice Mike. Especially for now the clock is good for its timekeeping and I don't run it all the time. Not worth a lot...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 12:14 AM
  6. 32t liked petercp4e's post in the thread Old clocks.

    Watchmaking sounds like the kind of work where you would need the eyes of an eagle, the hands of a surgeon and the patience of a saint....

    Jan 15, 2019 at 11:54 PM
  7. 32t liked MotoMike's post in the thread Old clocks.

    I don't know about the build date being on those clocks. might be. Those American brass plate movements were mass produced. They were...

    Jan 15, 2019 at 11:54 PM
  8. 32t liked RezDog's post in the thread Old clocks.

    It always amazes me the varied skills sets and knowledge around here.

    Jan 14, 2019 at 2:41 AM
  9. 32t replied to the thread Old clocks.

    The back of this clock is nailed shut and the main reason I don't want to open it until needed. It would be hard to spray WD-40 into...

    Jan 12, 2019 at 11:24 PM
  10. 32t liked MotoMike's post in the thread Old clocks.

    common for clock makers to put the date they serviced the clock. a clock like that if running daily should not go longer than about 4...

    Jan 12, 2019 at 11:24 PM
  11. 32t replied to the thread Hot sauce.

    I don't think you use tobacco either but that kills your taste buds also. I like things hot tasting and when people say that sauce is...

    Jan 12, 2019 at 10:20 PM
  12. 32t replied to the thread Old clocks.

    There is a date scratched on the back the is 7-5-68 initials H?D. The initials don't fit any of my family and the clock is probably not...

    Jan 12, 2019 at 10:15 PM
  13. 32t liked MotoMike's post in the thread Old clocks.

    She's a beauty. Ingraham a good maker. probably an 8 day recoil type escapement time only. The thing about these old clocks. If...

    Jan 12, 2019 at 10:12 PM
  14. 32t attached a file to the thread Building a press.

    I like the sit on a chair idea. Swivel office chair to swing from forge to press. I like that I am not the only one to take pictures of...

    press.jpg Jan 12, 2019 at 10:10 PM
  15. 32t liked Bruno's post in the thread Building a press.

    That's a good point I had not yet considered. And if I need to watch more closely, I suppose I could sit on a chair or something.

    Jan 12, 2019 at 10:06 PM