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  1. Poor, poor, Red, (N/T). Shadowydreamer, Sep 17, 2014
  2. Cutting 10 gauge steel. Otter_Chaos, Sep 17, 2014
  3. So apparently I'm a welding shop now.... Doc Nickel, Sep 15, 2014
    1. Re: So apparently I'm a welding shop now.... Shadowydreamer, Sep 15, 2014
      1. More on this car. Shalom , Sep 16, 2014
        1. Forgot to mention. Shalom , Sep 16, 2014
          1. Found him. Shalom , Sep 16, 2014
    2. That's the joy of Old Cars, they break. Bruce Bergman, Sep 15, 2014
  4. 3000 picture time lapse engine rebuild.. Jeff Pace, Sep 15, 2014
  5. William Doxford and Sons marine engine shop (56K killer!). Nighthawke, Sep 15, 2014
  6. Doc's Vacation Slides, carousel #3:. Doc Nickel, Sep 15, 2014
    1. That sense of scale .... Stu Friedberg, Sep 15, 2014
  7. Doc's Vacations Slides, carousel #2:. Doc Nickel, Sep 12, 2014
    1. Re: Doc's Vacations Slides, carousel #2:. Shadowydreamer, Sep 12, 2014
    2. Really enjoyed your last 2 posts.... BigMatt-MadCustoms, Sep 14, 2014
      1. I've got.... Doc Nickel, Sep 16, 2014
        1. I look forward to them..nt. BigMatt-MadCustoms, Sep 17, 2014
  8. Modding M98 Flatline Barrel to attach with APEX 2 barrel tip (with pictures documentary). Ryker C., Sep 12, 2014
    1. So, is it just me, or.... MildBill, Sep 12, 2014
      1. Nope, thats the norm. Renegade_Azzy, Sep 12, 2014
        1. Apex. Ryker C. , Sep 12, 2014
  9. Doc's Vacation Slides, carousel #1:. Doc Nickel, Sep 11, 2014
    1. That otter has it pretty well sorted out all told . FireFrenzy, Sep 12, 2014
    2. Additional reading.... Doc Nickel, Sep 12, 2014
    3. Re: Doc's Vacation Slides, carousel #1:. Shadowydreamer, Sep 12, 2014
      1. Wartime.... Doc Nickel, Sep 12, 2014
  10. Flatline+Apex 2 = pure awesome with insane tricks. Ryker C., Sep 11, 2014
  11. Private blog week begins!. Doc Nickel, Sep 11, 2014
    1. Yay photos!. Salda007, Sep 11, 2014
      1. TestiNg Testing. FireFrenzy, Sep 11, 2014
      2. Test.... DouglasMawson, Sep 12, 2014
    2. test....nt. BigMatt-MadCustoms, Sep 11, 2014
    3. Registering an account with N54. Thru-Hiker, Sep 11, 2014
      1. This.. J. Cook, Sep 11, 2014
  12. Attention all Guild regulars.... Doc Nickel, Sep 10, 2014
    1. A week or two..... end times are near..... BigMatt-MadCustoms, Sep 10, 2014
    2. Just don't burn the place down.. MephitMark, Sep 10, 2014
    3. There are alternatives to fighting you know.... Nighthawke, Sep 10, 2014
    4. So assign some mods. MarkT, Sep 10, 2014
      1. Yep ^ =) NT. Mawson, Sep 10, 2014
      2. I fill in as a mod on MCB, and could here too. nt. Renegade_Azzy, Sep 10, 2014
        1. Options.... Doc Nickel, Sep 11, 2014
          1. You can setup mods in a group. Renegade_Azzy, Sep 11, 2014
            1. I'll look into that.... Doc Nickel, Sep 11, 2014
    5. Well it'd suck but do whatever you want man. FireFrenzy, Sep 10, 2014
      1. Yep, your place. . Renegade_Azzy, Sep 11, 2014
    6. Captcha + Moderator volunteers + pass out Mallets. Bruce Bergman, Sep 11, 2014
      1. Limited capabilities.... Doc Nickel, Sep 11, 2014
    7. Doc I am pretty famiiar with N54 . B, Sep 11, 2014
      1. Blocks of IPs. Doc Nickel, Sep 11, 2014
  13. Doc and Roger vs the Space-time continuium... too late n/t. eddi, Sep 9, 2014
    1. Oh, no -- nononononononononono..... CF, Sep 10, 2014
    2. TWB 10Sep14... Swampy and Red. Andrick, Sep 10, 2014
      1. It's not easy.... Doc Nickel, Sep 11, 2014
        1. wound. Jeff Pace, Sep 11, 2014
          1. Go gray. FlyingWrench, Sep 11, 2014
            1. Grey...?. Doc Nickel, Sep 12, 2014
        2. Totally easy to tell the difference, . FireFrenzy, Sep 11, 2014
  14. Hobby Gear Motor Question. Derranged gadgeteer, Sep 8, 2014
    1. Try here. Tim, Sep 8, 2014
      1. Motors. Theobservantwolf, Sep 8, 2014
      2. Thanks, but waaaaaaay too big. Derranged gadgeteer, Sep 10, 2014
    2. Try Bison or Hansen (nt). Ari, Sep 8, 2014
  15. OT: Retaught myself some AutoCAD.. Deus Machina, Sep 8, 2014
    1. How'll it be made?. Derranged gadgeteer, Sep 8, 2014
      1. A few options.. Deus Machina, Sep 8, 2014
        1. Shapeways. Renegade_Azzy, Sep 8, 2014
          1. Haven't thought about cutting.. Deus Machina, Sep 8, 2014
            1. I know a guy. Renegade_Azzy, Sep 8, 2014
              1. I'll give that a shot.. Deus Machina, Sep 8, 2014
                1. It looks fairly simple. Renegade_Azzy, Sep 9, 2014
                  1. I'll pull up the 2D soon.. Deus Machina, Sep 9, 2014
                    1. Metric?. Renegade_Azzy, Sep 9, 2014
                      1. Re: Metric?. Shadowydreamer, Sep 9, 2014
                        1. Meh. Renegade_Azzy, Sep 9, 2014
                          1. Metric.... Doc Nickel, Sep 9, 2014
                            1. Re: Metric.... Shadowydreamer, Sep 9, 2014
                              1. sigh.... Doc Nickel, Sep 9, 2014
                                1. Plus it's not like it's hard to use both at the same time.. Fubarius, Sep 9, 2014
                                  1. Re: Plus it's not like it's hard to use both at the same time.. Shadowydreamer, Sep 9, 2014
                                2. Re: sigh.... Shadowydreamer, Sep 9, 2014
                                  1. Right-hand drivers. Bruce, Sep 9, 2014
                                    1. Sweden did it. Danish Lurker, Sep 9, 2014
                                    2. Re: Right-hand drivers. Shadowydreamer, Sep 10, 2014
                                      1. In proper civilization yes,. Bruce, Sep 10, 2014
                                        1. Re: In proper civilization yes,. Shadowydreamer, Sep 10, 2014
                                3. easier or more intuative.. MephitMark, Sep 9, 2014
                                  1. The UK still uses miles on the roads.. Flank, Sep 9, 2014
                                    1. Re: The UK still uses miles on the roads.. Shadowydreamer, Sep 10, 2014
                                      1. Devil's advocate.... J.Cook, Sep 10, 2014
                                        1. Well not exactly . FireFrenzy, Sep 10, 2014
                                          1. I try to stick with precentages with known error.. Flank, Sep 10, 2014
                                            1. Re: I try to stick with precentages with known error.. Shadowydreamer, Sep 10, 2014
                                              1. +1 on Google conversions. Danish Lurker, Sep 11, 2014
                                  2. Re: easier or more intuative.. Shadowydreamer, Sep 10, 2014
                                4. Base 10 not *only* benefit to metric. Danish Lurker, Sep 9, 2014
                                  1. Except that.... Doc Nickel, Sep 10, 2014
                                    1. Re: Except that.... OlPaint, Sep 10, 2014
                                  2. re: Base 10 not *only* benefit to metric. Chloered, Sep 11, 2014
                      2. My default semismartass answer to this whole metric v imperial thing is . FireFrenzy, Sep 9, 2014
                        1. Calculations.... Doc Nickel, Sep 10, 2014
                          1. Re: Calculations.... Shadowydreamer, Sep 10, 2014
                            1. Re: Calculations.... FireFrenzy, Sep 10, 2014
                          2. Calculations... Chloered, Sep 11, 2014
                          3. A Practical Point. Gladmech, Sep 13, 2014
                            1. Re: A Practical Point. Shadowydreamer, Sep 13, 2014
                              1. Degree of Precision. GladMech, Sep 14, 2014
                                1. Re: Degree of Precision. Shadowydreamer, Sep 14, 2014
    2. Count me in for two if they look decent (n/t). 63VDub, Sep 10, 2014
  16. Revitalizing a classic. OmniMech, Sep 7, 2014
    1. Re: Revitalizing a classic. Steve Rupp, Sep 7, 2014
      1. Greasy. OmniMech, Sep 7, 2014
        1. Super lube - cheap and great. Jeff Pace, Sep 7, 2014
    2. Reg seat. Watch the videos... replace ONLY what's absoltuely neccessary.. nerobro, Sep 7, 2014
    3. 'Maggotry.... Doc Nickel, Sep 8, 2014
    4. it's simple.... Cyco-Dude, Sep 8, 2014
      1. Update on the 'Mag. OmniMech, Sep 11, 2014
  17. Something interesting for the firearms tweakers.... Doc Nickel, Sep 5, 2014
    1. Defintiely airsoft, definitely awesome. Hans, Sep 6, 2014
      1. Hm. MadLarkin, Sep 7, 2014
    2. paintball options . B, Sep 6, 2014
    3. I can't see the muzzle of it so there is some doubt..... Nighthawke, Sep 7, 2014
      1. ... "Doubt"?. Doc Nickel, Sep 8, 2014
        1. Muzzle peeking. Nighthawke, Sep 8, 2014
          1. Well... Sort of.. J.Cook, Sep 9, 2014
    4. thats nice work. MSquared, Sep 8, 2014
  18. Recent filler strip. tkzv, Sep 5, 2014
    1. re: recent filler strip. Theobservantwolf, Sep 6, 2014
      1. Re: re: recent filler strip. Shadowydreamer, Sep 7, 2014
        1. Probably.... Theobservantwolf, Sep 7, 2014
        2. Here 't'is. Theobservantwolf, Sep 7, 2014
          1. Oops... Attempt #2!. Theobservantwolf, Sep 7, 2014
            1. Re: Oops... Attempt #2!. Shadowydreamer, Sep 7, 2014
              1. Re: Re:...aw, you get the idea.. Theobservantwolf, Sep 7, 2014
                1. I have to ask..... Doc Nickel, Sep 8, 2014
                  1. Re: I have to ask..... Shadowydreamer, Sep 8, 2014
                  2. Re: I have to ask.... Theobservantwolf, Sep 8, 2014
                    1. Scraps.... Doc Nickel, Sep 9, 2014
                      1. Consider it done!. Theobservantwolf, Sep 10, 2014
  19. Swampy's outfit looks like mine the first few times I played. n/t. eddi, Sep 5, 2014
  20. slightly confused on the range . Romulan Cmdr, Sep 4, 2014
    1. to wit:. tmk, Sep 4, 2014
    2. this might explain it.. Dalfsson, Sep 4, 2014
      1. Eh-sorta. Romulan Cmdr, Sep 8, 2014
        1. They were calibrating. Bruce, Sep 8, 2014
  21. Flyaways. caldaq, Sep 3, 2014
    1. Re: Flyaways. CF, Sep 3, 2014
    2. Re: Flyaways. Shadowydreamer, Sep 3, 2014
  22. OT; molds and casting resin, picking the right materials?. Deus Machina, Sep 3, 2014
    1. So ask them. MarkT, Sep 3, 2014
    2. Just played this song and dance. Renegade_Azzy, Sep 3, 2014
      1. Hmmm.... Deus Machina, Sep 3, 2014
        1. Harbor Freight has some decent looking vacuum pumps. Bruce Bergman, Sep 3, 2014
          1. Thats what we just got. Renegade_Azzy, Sep 3, 2014
      2. What did you use for the chamber?. MarkT, Sep 3, 2014
        1. These. Renegade_Azzy, Sep 3, 2014
          1. Yeah, that's a little out of my current budget.. Deus Machina, Sep 3, 2014
            1. Careful on that. Renegade_Azzy, Sep 9, 2014
  23. Tippmann M98 Pistol update #1. Ryker C., Sep 2, 2014
  24. In the vein of famous phrases.... tmk, Sep 1, 2014
    1. Is this what BZWRAT sounds like?. Bruce, Sep 1, 2014
      1. Ah, Yes, the "Bullfrog on Steroids...". FleetCommander, Sep 1, 2014
        1. the 110th TFG. Dalfsson, Sep 1, 2014
          1. Selfridge Open House. Rocket T. Coyote, Sep 1, 2014
            1. That place is still open?. Squirlly, Sep 3, 2014
              1. Most definitely, Selfridge is alive and kicking. n/t. Steve Rupp, Sep 5, 2014
      2. CIWS. Jeffrey Pace, Sep 1, 2014
        1. Phalanx CIWS is a smaller caliber - 20mm M61. tmk, Sep 1, 2014
        2. C-RAM. MSquared, Sep 4, 2014
          1. Better to try and miss than never try and get creamed. Bruce Bergman, Sep 5, 2014
      3. Mount It In A C-130. Rocket T. Coyote, Sep 1, 2014
        1. Re: Mount It In A C-130. Retromash, Sep 1, 2014
        2. Forget the C-130.... Salda007, Sep 1, 2014
          1. Exceeding The Speed of Paintball. Rocket T. Coyote, Sep 2, 2014
            1. Paintball?. Salda007, Sep 3, 2014
              1. Paintball Jet. Spike, Sep 3, 2014
                1. Panavia Tornado.... CF, Sep 3, 2014
                  1. Re: Panavia Tornado.... wolffan, Sep 4, 2014
                2. Re: Paintball Jet. OlPaint, Sep 3, 2014
                  1. Sabb Grippen fighter.... joecrouse, Sep 4, 2014
                  2. Needs more old school CAS.... Steve Rupp, Sep 5, 2014
          2. airball field. Machtyn, Sep 3, 2014
  25. Could have used a famous phrase in todays strip. Bubbachomp, Sep 1, 2014
    1. That was famous, whippersnapper!. Peter Sadlon , Sep 1, 2014
      1. a little before my time, but..... Bubachomp, Sep 1, 2014
        1. Nope.... Snowtroll, Sep 1, 2014
    2. Re: Could have used a famous phrase in todays strip. CF, Sep 1, 2014
    3. How's about this one?. FleetCommander, Sep 1, 2014
      1. *twitch twitch*. Urban Werebear, Sep 6, 2014
  26. Hey Doc! You're famous!. Skrugg, Aug 31, 2014
  27. Tool gloat- table saw. Nate, Aug 30, 2014
    1. Just remember the basic safety rules.. Fubarius, Aug 30, 2014
      1. I learned something.... Nate, Aug 31, 2014
        1. feather boards. Fubarius, Aug 31, 2014
          1. Yeah, that top-of-the-board featherboard.... Nate, Sep 1, 2014
        2. Behind the blade.... eddi, Aug 31, 2014
        3. Re: I learned something.... Chris, Sep 1, 2014
      2. Thanks for sharing. I learned a few things. nt. newmaticarsenal@yahoo.com, Sep 1, 2014
      3. Blade height. THAT guy, Sep 6, 2014
  28. TWB 8-29 3000/min. Joe, Aug 29, 2014
    1. Bpm not fps. Golite, Aug 29, 2014
      1. 50 bps from an automag? Really?. Mawson, Aug 29, 2014
        1. On second look I may have read that wrong, and made my title entirely too argumentative.... Mawson, Aug 29, 2014
    2. Tangent.. Shadowydreamer, Aug 29, 2014
      1. Retangent.... Doc Nickel, Aug 29, 2014
        1. Re: Retangent.... Shadowydreamer, Aug 30, 2014
  29. Why wouldn't it?. Peter Sadlon , Aug 29, 2014
  30. Lashs Paintball Presents: The Siege . Wolf, Aug 27, 2014
  31. Hot steel!. Doc Nickel, Aug 27, 2014
    1. Re: ALS Challenge. Nohbody, Aug 27, 2014
      1. Patrick Stewart vs Ice Bucket. Grace and Dignity. . eddi, Aug 27, 2014
      2. here a new failure...och looks like broken spine.. smorizio, Aug 29, 2014
        1. Heads up!. Snowtroll, Aug 30, 2014
      3. So where do the sketches go?. Eponymous Coward, Sep 1, 2014
    2. Re: Hot steel! . Ryker C. , Aug 27, 2014
    3. ' just-for-fun blacksmithing'. Rusty, Aug 27, 2014
  32. Doc, I was wondering if I could announce an upcoming event at a PB field hereā€¦. Wolf, Aug 26, 2014
    1. Of course.... Doc Nickel, Aug 27, 2014
      1. DANG IT!! I'm Kidding.... Wolf, Aug 27, 2014
    2. Seems like others are doing more than that.... jwhouk, Aug 31, 2014
  33. What are the odds?. Wolf, Aug 26, 2014
    1. Bad fills, maybe? (nt). icouldbeahero, Aug 28, 2014
    2. They are spyders....... Andrew, Aug 28, 2014
      1. Re: They are spyders....... Golite, Aug 29, 2014
  34. new toy at work. weber, Aug 25, 2014
    1. Ohhh and ahhhhhs. Ryker C. , Aug 25, 2014
      1. hell, i'm afraid to touch it. . weber, Aug 26, 2014
        1. They arent that scary. Renegade_Azzy, Aug 28, 2014
  35. There is why you mask up just to chrony in case someone asks you. n/t. eddi, Aug 25, 2014
    1. I seriously doubt many people will actually be playing for a while.. Peter Sadlon , Aug 25, 2014
      1. When the refs form up the teams, you know where everyone will cluster. n/t. eddi, Aug 25, 2014
  36. Paintball gun feed-neck design question. Ryker C. , Aug 23, 2014
    1. age old debate. newmaticarsenal@yahoo.com, Aug 23, 2014
      1. Re: age old debate. Ryker C. , Aug 23, 2014
        1. slowing down the old Paintblender mod. Fubarius, Aug 23, 2014
          1. Re:slowing down the old Paintblender mod. Ryker C. , Aug 23, 2014
            1. Why not a Cyclone?. Jeb Hoge, Aug 24, 2014
              1. Re: Why not a Cyclone? . Ryker C. , Aug 24, 2014
          2. So can anyone point me in the right direction? . Ryker C. , Aug 25, 2014
            1. Not much help out there on this topic. Fubarius, Aug 25, 2014
              1. figured as much. Ryker C. , Aug 25, 2014
              2. Figured as much pt. 2. Ryker C. , Aug 25, 2014
              3. if you want an actual tippmann f/a I have one. Ken Newell, Aug 28, 2014
                1. display case syndrome . Anonymous Coward, Aug 29, 2014
                2. display case syndrome . Anonymous Coward, Aug 29, 2014
    2. What is it you're trying to do?. Doc Nickel, Aug 24, 2014
      1. you'd be amazed. Ryker C. , Aug 24, 2014
        1. Re: you'd be amazed. sp_ion05, Aug 25, 2014
          1. Thanks for the offer, but. Ryker C. , Aug 25, 2014
      2. Re: What is it you're trying to do? . Ryker C. , Aug 24, 2014
        1. 1st gen shells you can have. newmaticarsenal@yahoo.com, Aug 24, 2014
          1. Re: 1st gen shells you can have. Ryker C. , Aug 24, 2014
            1. I should reread my post especially when using a tablet. Ryker C. , Aug 24, 2014
    3. PTP or Lapco Powerfeed Adapter. RobAGD, Aug 25, 2014
      1. Re: PTP or Lapco Powerfeed Adapter . Ryker C. , Aug 25, 2014
    4. BPS and playing. Andrew, Aug 26, 2014
      1. Well heres why... . Ryker C. , Aug 26, 2014
        1. Lost a paragraph on my first post.... Andrew, Aug 26, 2014
          1. The unique factor. Ryker C. , Aug 26, 2014
            1. Yeah no real high end cheap mechanicals anymore....... Andrew, Aug 26, 2014
              1. my goodness... . Ryker C. , Aug 26, 2014
                1. Part/price breakdown on my cocker. Anonymous Coward, Aug 27, 2014
                  1. Tempted to do the same with my Automag.... Salda007, Aug 28, 2014
  37. Hellbore pneumatic circuit. Ryker C. , Aug 23, 2014
    1. Here's the one I assembled.... Fubarius, Aug 23, 2014
      1. Re: Heres the one i assembled... . Ryker C. , Aug 23, 2014
      2. Semi-auto/full-auto setup (with switch)? . Ryker C. , Aug 25, 2014
    2. I built a VM-68 rifle with one of those.... Tohri, Aug 25, 2014
  38. Do people still collect comic books?. Timberwolf, Aug 23, 2014
    1. Re: Do people still collect comic books?. Shadowydreamer, Aug 23, 2014
    2. Yes, but.... Doc Nickel, Aug 24, 2014
    3. Speaking of collecting comics.... Doc Nickel, Aug 24, 2014
    4. Re: Do people still collect comic books?. sstabeler, Aug 25, 2014
      1. Re: Do people still collect comic books?. Shadowydreamer, Aug 25, 2014
    5. That market was pretty much ruined in the 90s.... Snowtroll, Aug 30, 2014
  39. CG Heights Mark II. TagCrea, Aug 22, 2014
    1. I like it!. Doc Nickel, Aug 24, 2014
  40. Pneumatic End Lift project (part 2) - LOTS OF PICS. Timberwolf, Aug 22, 2014
    1. That looks verra nice! N/T. J.Cook, Aug 22, 2014
  41. Wave solder moment of truth is near..... Hans, Aug 22, 2014
    1. Wow, hadn't heard about this one in a while!. derrangedgadgeteer, Aug 23, 2014
      1. Been a couple months. Hans, Aug 24, 2014
  42. TWB Aug 22, 2014: Pirta stepping up her game. Nohbody, Aug 22, 2014
    1. dunk her in in ice water N/T. Anonymous Coward, Aug 22, 2014
      1. It appears that Jake heard you. n/t. eddi, Aug 28, 2014
    2. Oh dear.... Salda007, Aug 22, 2014
      1. If she routinely drinks Red Bull... Anonymous Coward, Aug 22, 2014
      2. Re: Oh dear.... Hallan, Aug 23, 2014
        1. It's not "cheating". Salda007, Aug 23, 2014
          1. Re: It's not "cheating". Hallan, Aug 25, 2014
  43. Any php gurus here? I need to "enable phar" wtf that is!. Goldie, Aug 21, 2014
    1. May not be easy / possible. Anonymous Coward, Aug 21, 2014
      1. They said it can be done, they're just not doing it.. goldie, Aug 21, 2014
    2. What shopping cart software?. Kymation, Aug 21, 2014
      1. X-cart. goldie, Aug 21, 2014
  44. Glueing a soldering iron. FireFrenzy, Aug 21, 2014
    1. parts is parts sometime.... fredb, Aug 21, 2014
      1. sorry wrong part number. fredb, Aug 21, 2014
        1. Thing is . FireFrenzy, Aug 21, 2014
  45. How do you work on improving your game?. Andrew, Aug 21, 2014
    1. FPS. Spike, Aug 22, 2014
    2. ... for recball?. Doc Nickel, Aug 24, 2014
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