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  1. Weather bulletin.... Doc Nickel, Oct 9, 2014
    1. Ours is just starting. Jeff Pace, Oct 10, 2014
    2. 60-70 here north of Boston. B, Oct 10, 2014
    3. 80's here and HUMID. Nighthawke, Oct 12, 2014
  2. Anybody with a high-end machine shop want to make a ton of money? Build a cheap transaxle.. Doc Nickel, Oct 9, 2014
    1. Worlds different. Renegade_Azzy, Oct 9, 2014
      1. Ratios.... Doc Nickel, Oct 9, 2014
    2. tempest. Timberwolf, Oct 9, 2014
      1. Tempestuous.... Doc Nickel, Oct 9, 2014
    3. Gee, wonder how the Corvair would do - AKA Crown Corv-8. Bruce Bergman, Oct 9, 2014
      1. Issues with Corvairs.... Doc Nickel, Oct 9, 2014
    4. Re: Anybody with a high-end machine shop want to make a ton of money? Build a cheap transaxle.. Joat, Oct 9, 2014
      1. Popular, but.... Doc Nickel, Oct 9, 2014
    5. Re. Transaxle. Wheelman442, Oct 9, 2014
    6. Those Transaxles are popular in the offroad community. hp_lovecraft, Oct 9, 2014
      1. It's the "goes up fast" part.... Doc Nickel, Oct 9, 2014
    7. STI transaxle?. Tenerec, Oct 9, 2014
    8. Re: Anybody with a high-end machine shop want to make a ton of money? Build a cheap transaxle.. Moriniman, Oct 10, 2014
      1. Looked into 'em too.... Doc Nickel, Oct 11, 2014
    9. Hey, here's an idea.... Doc Nickel, Oct 11, 2014
      1. Re: Hey, here's an idea.... Shadowydreamer, Oct 11, 2014
        1. Might have been an incontinent moose. Bruce Bergman, Oct 13, 2014
          1. Re: Might have been an incontinent moose. Shadowydreamer, Oct 14, 2014
  3. Nice crossover reference Doc!. Renegade_Azzy, Oct 8, 2014
    1. Re: Nice crossover reference Doc!. Dave H, Oct 8, 2014
      1. Re: Nice crossover reference Doc!. Retromash, Oct 8, 2014
        1. Well.... Doc Nickel, Oct 8, 2014
          1. Re: Well.... Nohbody, Oct 8, 2014
            1. I think Doc was feeling a little random before he hit the sack. n/t. eddi, Oct 8, 2014
              1. It might be this?. Waub, Oct 9, 2014
                1. Another comic to add to my reading list. Thank you, I think. N/T. eddi, Oct 9, 2014
        2. Nice crossover reference, Doc. Xheralt, Oct 9, 2014
    2. For Science!. DinkyInky, Oct 8, 2014
  4. TWB 8 Oct 2014 filler. Nohbody, Oct 8, 2014
    1. Same thing I was. Joshua, Oct 8, 2014
  5. Itty bitty CNC. Renegade_Azzy, Oct 7, 2014
    1. Ghost Gunner. Joat, Oct 9, 2014
  6. North German Bunker.. Shadowydreamer, Oct 7, 2014
    1. "You've" been going back...?. Doc Nickel, Oct 7, 2014
      1. Re: "You've" been going back...?. Irregular Logic, Oct 7, 2014
        1. Methane, Radon. DevSolar, Oct 8, 2014
          1. Worry more about Hydrogen Sulfide and lack of O2. Bruce Bergman, Oct 8, 2014
            1. Partially disagree. Solar, Oct 9, 2014
      2. Re: "You've" been going back...?. Shadowydreamer, Oct 8, 2014
        1. Underground machinery.... Doc Nickel, Oct 8, 2014
          1. Weird machine.... J. Cook, Oct 8, 2014
    2. German bunkers. S7G, Oct 7, 2014
    3. Still looking for that missing Luftwaffe squadron. Nighthawke, Oct 8, 2014
      1. I suspect..... Doc Nickel, Oct 8, 2014
        1. Re: I suspect..... Shadowydreamer, Oct 9, 2014
          1. Bombs. Madcat75, Oct 9, 2014
            1. Re: Bombs. Shadowydreamer, Oct 9, 2014
              1. Semi related. FireFrenzy, Oct 13, 2014
  7. Doc's Vacation Slides, carousel #10:. Doc Nickel, Oct 7, 2014
  8. CG Bandit and Jinx revision. tagcrea, Oct 6, 2014
    1. Looking real good. Bruce Bergman, Oct 6, 2014
      1. Agreed. FlyingWrench, Oct 8, 2014
    2. I'd buy that for a Dollar. Madcat75, Oct 6, 2014
    3. Looks great!. Doc Nickel, Oct 6, 2014
      1. Updated Pics. tagcrea, Oct 7, 2014
        1. Improvements.... Doc Nickel, Oct 7, 2014
  9. The metric system, revisited.... Doc Nickel, Oct 5, 2014
    1. From the european perspective. FireFrenzy, Oct 5, 2014
    2. UK & Metric. Greebo, Oct 5, 2014
      1. Driving in Ireland/Northern Ireland is hillarious. hp_lovecraft, Oct 5, 2014
        1. Re: Driving in Ireland/Northern Ireland is hillarious. Shadowydreamer, Oct 5, 2014
          1. Officially designated "preferred". hp_lovecraft, Oct 5, 2014
            1. Re: Officially designated "preferred". Shadowydreamer, Oct 5, 2014
        2. There is no Top Gear: USA. Raphael, Oct 5, 2014
          1. Alaskan episode.... Doc Nickel, Oct 5, 2014
            1. The thing that irked me about that offroad trip... Renegade_Azzy, Oct 6, 2014
              1. Time, script or editing.... Doc Nickel, Oct 6, 2014
                1. The way they do races is as follows. FireFrenzy, Oct 7, 2014
                  1. Not always sure.... Doc Nickel, Oct 7, 2014
                    1. Same interview. FireFrenzy, Oct 8, 2014
                      1. Oh I'm sure.... Doc Nickel, Oct 8, 2014
          2. Chemistry.... Doc Nickel, Oct 6, 2014
            1. For the most part, this. Renegade_Azzy, Oct 6, 2014
            2. Re: Chemistry.... Madcat75, Oct 6, 2014
              1. Banned?. Doc Nickel, Oct 6, 2014
                1. re: Banned. Raphael, Oct 6, 2014
                  1. You'll have to explain the license plates.. Bruce Bergman, Oct 6, 2014
                    1. 1982 Falkland islands. isuckatmoney, Oct 6, 2014
                      1. Re: 1982 Falkland islands. Shadowydreamer, Oct 7, 2014
                      2. In addition to what Shady said.... Nohbody, Oct 7, 2014
                      3. and it never belonged to Argentina. hp_lovecraft, Oct 7, 2014
                      4. Re: 1982 Falkland islands. sstabeler, Oct 7, 2014
      2. Re: UK & Metric. Shadowydreamer, Oct 5, 2014
        1. UK 1st steps. Greebo, Oct 5, 2014
          1. Metric 1st steps... Chloe, Oct 6, 2014
      3. It's a long process. Duncan, Oct 6, 2014
    3. Top Gear. Madcat75, Oct 5, 2014
      1. Dodgy site...?. Doc Nickel, Oct 5, 2014
        1. Re: Dodgy site...?. Shadowydreamer, Oct 5, 2014
        2. Here's a better one. Renegade_Azzy, Oct 6, 2014
          1. you can also use. Raphael, Oct 6, 2014
        3. Re: Dodgy site...?. Madcat75, Oct 6, 2014
        4. Netflix. John T, Oct 6, 2014
        5. I use VUDU. Tenerec, Oct 8, 2014
      2. I use this one. Raphael, Oct 5, 2014
    4. Re: The metric system, revisited.... Shadowydreamer, Oct 5, 2014
      1. Mooninites. Nohbody, Oct 5, 2014
        1. Moonies.... Doc Nickel, Oct 5, 2014
        2. Re: Mooninites. Shadowydreamer, Oct 5, 2014
          1. *passes you the ketchup*. J. Cook, Oct 6, 2014
    5. Weights.... Chloe, Oct 6, 2014
      1. Tyre 225/60/16. DanishLurker, Oct 6, 2014
        1. Aha.... Chloe, Oct 6, 2014
          1. There are a few Metric auto wheel diameters. Bruce Bergman, Oct 8, 2014
      2. Gallons.. Shalom Septimus, Oct 7, 2014
        1. 17 MPG.... Doc Nickel, Oct 7, 2014
          1. 17Mpg... Chloe, Oct 8, 2014
        2. Gallons. Chloe, Oct 8, 2014
        3. Re: Gallons.. Chloe, Oct 8, 2014
  10. Ouch. Chris "Foxx" Yost, Oct 3, 2014
  11. comic 2014-10-03 A most excellent shot young lady. n/t. eddi, Oct 3, 2014
    1. What I want to know is.... Nohbody, Oct 3, 2014
      1. I think those are.... Joseph Houk, Oct 3, 2014
        1. Definitely knife. Bruce, Oct 3, 2014
          1. Hows a rubber knife sound?. Nighthawke, Oct 3, 2014
            1. Hows a rubber knife sound? boingie, boingie, boingie! n/t. eddi, Oct 4, 2014
              1. I thought.... Nohbody, Oct 5, 2014
                1. Re: I thought.... Shadowydreamer, Oct 5, 2014
                  1. The athletic female type.... J. Cook, Oct 6, 2014
  12. truly amazing metal work. saintnoir, Oct 3, 2014
    1. He does A LOT of great work. draken, Oct 3, 2014
  13. Doc's Vacation Slides, carousel #9:. Doc Nickel, Oct 2, 2014
    1. The hide was tanned with chromium. Nighthawke, Oct 2, 2014
      1. Misunderstanding.... Doc Nickel, Oct 2, 2014
  14. Anyone here ever make a solar heater?. Fubarius, Oct 1, 2014
    1. Never build one my self but here is a wealth of info. Tim, Oct 1, 2014
    2. winter room and heat.. smorizio, Oct 1, 2014
    3. Use a window.. secretweaponevan, Oct 4, 2014
      1. That's one thing I'm working on now. David Johnson, Oct 4, 2014
        1. Let us know how it works out! (link inside). secretweaponevan, Oct 5, 2014
  15. It's all kicking off in UK paintball. Boris, Oct 1, 2014
    1. Bring us up to speed?. Sam, Oct 1, 2014
      1. Some basics. Boris , Oct 2, 2014
  16. paging doc to the beige courtesy phone. weber, Oct 1, 2014
  17. Doc's Vacation Slides, carousel #8: (and it's a big one). Doc Nickel, Oct 1, 2014
    1. Comments. Shalom, Oct 4, 2014
  18. Unusual Tool: Peroxide torch. Irregular Logic, Sep 30, 2014
    1. Propane brazing is popular ..... B, Sep 30, 2014
    2. Some interesting reading. Renegade_Azzy, Sep 30, 2014
  19. Any bored geniuses?. Shadowydreamer, Sep 30, 2014
    1. This is what I have on my helmet.... eddi, Sep 30, 2014
      1. Re: This is what I have on my helmet.... Shadowydreamer, Oct 2, 2014
        1. You're welcome...in their defense Lumenflex is a small operation.... eddi, Oct 3, 2014
          1. Re: You're welcome...in their defense Lumenflex is a small operation.... Shadowydreamer, Oct 4, 2014
    2. Idea. Renegade_Azzy, Sep 30, 2014
    3. Electroluminescent plastic?. Maker of Toys, Sep 30, 2014
      1. Another vote for EL wire.. Salda007, Oct 1, 2014
        1. Re: Another vote for EL wire.. Shadowydreamer, Oct 2, 2014
          1. Psssst!. Salda007, Oct 3, 2014
            1. Re: Psssst!. Shadow, Oct 4, 2014
      2. Re: Electroluminescent plastic?. Shadowydreamer, Oct 2, 2014
    4. Re: Any bored geniuses?. EightTailFox, Sep 30, 2014
      1. I agree. Renegade_Azzy, Sep 30, 2014
        1. Re: I agree. Shadowydreamer, Oct 2, 2014
      2. Re: Any bored geniuses?. Shadowydreamer, Oct 2, 2014
    5. A couple of Knog silicone classics ..... B, Sep 30, 2014
    6. Re: Any bored geniuses?. J. Cook, Sep 30, 2014
      1. Re: Any bored geniuses?. Shadowydreamer, Oct 2, 2014
    7. Bicycle light?. DanishLurker, Sep 30, 2014
      1. Re: Bicycle light?. Shadowydreamer, Oct 2, 2014
      2. Re: Bicycle light?. Shadowydreamer, Oct 2, 2014
    8. Think Lightsaber.. secretweaponevan, Sep 30, 2014
    9. Take a look as this product. Flounder, Oct 1, 2014
      1. Oh wow.... Salda007, Oct 1, 2014
        1. Ive spoke with them. Renegade_Azzy, Oct 1, 2014
        2. Re: Oh wow.... Shadowydreamer, Oct 2, 2014
    10. Spikes tipped with hot sauce. Mark Trombley, Oct 1, 2014
      1. Re: Spikes tipped with hot sauce. Shadowydreamer, Oct 2, 2014
  20. Built a starting stand for the CB360 engine.... Timberwolf, Sep 29, 2014
    1. Video is OK,. Nighthawke, Sep 29, 2014
  21. Old Bill Mauldin cartoon from the Vietnam War..... eddi, Sep 29, 2014
  22. Jinx Proof Render. TagCrea, Sep 28, 2014
    1. Not Jinx proof, he could break it. Mark Trombley, Sep 28, 2014
    2. Another pic. TagCrea, Oct 2, 2014
  23. RSS Feed. Beez, Sep 27, 2014
    1. RSS alternative. The Sidhekin, Oct 1, 2014
  24. Doc - Angel Detent feedback. Jeff Pace, Sep 27, 2014
  25. Jinx' vocabulary.... Doc Nickel, Sep 27, 2014
    1. Re: Jinx' vocabulary.... Shadowydreamer, Sep 27, 2014
      1. Re: Jinx' vocabulary.... Shadowydreamer, Sep 27, 2014
        1. Guess my post was also deleted. FireFrenzy, Sep 28, 2014
          1. Re: Guess my post was also deleted. Shadowydreamer, Sep 28, 2014
            1. txt tlk. Machtyn, Sep 29, 2014
  26. Shaking in AK again?. Joseph Houk, Sep 25, 2014
    1. We'll know for sure if the next memo we get says "From Under The Deck Of Doc N n/t. eddi, Sep 25, 2014
    2. From under the desk of.... Doc Nickel, Sep 25, 2014
      1. :-). eddi, Sep 26, 2014
      2. Re: From under the desk of.... Shadowydreamer, Sep 26, 2014
        1. Scale.... Doc Nickel, Sep 27, 2014
          1. I try to keep.... Joseph Houk, Sep 28, 2014
  27. Doc's Vacation Slides, carousel #7:. Doc Nickel, Sep 25, 2014
  28. While we are posting photos, remember those xrayed guns?. Renegade_Azzy, Sep 24, 2014
    1. That is really nifty Azzy. Will you make some for sale?. secretweaponevan, Sep 29, 2014
      1. Yes and no. Renegade_Azzy, Sep 29, 2014
  29. Where in the world is Doc Nickel?. MildBill, Sep 24, 2014
    1. He's not wearing shades. Must be another bear. n/t. eddi, Sep 24, 2014
      1. Nah he's undercover!. FireFrenzy, Sep 24, 2014
    2. Re: Where in the world is Doc Nickel?. Shadowydreamer, Sep 24, 2014
  30. On the subject of nifty places... Shadowydreamer, Sep 24, 2014
  31. Doc's Vacation Slides, carousel #6:. Doc Nickel, Sep 24, 2014
    1. Re: Doc's Vacation Slides, carousel #6:. Shadowydreamer, Sep 24, 2014
    2. Old Caterpillars are interesting machines. Irregular Logic, Sep 24, 2014
      1. Winter cats.... Doc Nickel, Sep 25, 2014
        1. Re: Winter cats.... Stu Friedberg, Sep 26, 2014
  32. UPS stores to have 3D printing at 100 locations.. secretweaponevan, Sep 23, 2014
  33. Doc's Vacation Slides, carousel #5:. Doc Nickel, Sep 23, 2014
    1. Panoramic software. Renegade_Azzy, Sep 23, 2014
      1. Software wasn't the issue.... Doc Nickel, Sep 24, 2014
  34. Some exciting possibilities.... TeflonSoul, Sep 22, 2014
    1. Hope he went with one that has a gas solenoid already. Bruce Bergman, Sep 22, 2014
      1. Pretty sure.... TeflonSoul, Sep 22, 2014
        1. Hobart has a great setup. Renegade_Azzy, Sep 23, 2014
        2. Gold Gas is just a trademark for several C25 blends. Bruce Bergman, Sep 24, 2014
  35. Damnit Doc... Shadowydreamer, Sep 22, 2014
    1. No wonder!. MildBill, Sep 22, 2014
    2. What Again?. eddi, Sep 22, 2014
  36. Jinx Tazering a Bullwhip?. Chris "Foxx" Yost, Sep 22, 2014
    1. Re: Jinx Tazering a Bullwhip?. Shadowydreamer, Sep 22, 2014
      1. THe Empire will survive, the question is will Alaska and points Great White North? n/t. eddi, Sep 22, 2014
        1. Re: THe Empire will survive, the question is will Alaska and points Great White North? n/t. Shadowydreamer, Sep 22, 2014
  37. Old 3000psi MaxFlow?. LudavicoSoldier, Sep 22, 2014
    1. Maxxies.... Doc Nickel, Sep 24, 2014
      1. Good info!. LudavicoSoldier, Sep 24, 2014
  38. The double barrel. Al Williams, Sep 21, 2014
    1. Gunsmithing.... Doc Nickel, Sep 22, 2014
      1. 12ga.Conversion?. Al Williams, Sep 22, 2014
        1. More gunsmthing.... Doc Nickel, Sep 22, 2014
  39. PBCrap is closing down?. Shalom, Sep 21, 2014
    1. Probably has something to do with lack of advertising.... David Johnson, Sep 21, 2014
      1. ...er, make that "printed", and a little fix on what name should be showed. Fubarius, Sep 21, 2014
      2. PBCrap Magazine. Doc Nickel, Sep 21, 2014
        1. Wow. Chris "Foxx" Yost, Sep 22, 2014
          1. .... um..... Doc Nickel, Sep 22, 2014
            1. That's cause most players would rather spend the money on more paint. Raphael, Sep 22, 2014
              1. I disagree.... Doc Nickel, Sep 24, 2014
                1. Same with RC magazines. FireFrenzy, Sep 24, 2014
  40. comic for 2014-19-9. Vitrbjorn, Sep 18, 2014
    1. You just tried too early. Mark Trombley, Sep 19, 2014
      1. Re: You just tried too early. Shadowydreamer, Sep 19, 2014
        1. Updates.... Doc Nickel, Sep 22, 2014
  41. Nitre bluing a shotgun barrel + receiver; Potential heat treatment issues?. Brandon_ha, Sep 18, 2014
    1. My search says bluing is done about 290F. Mark Trombley, Sep 18, 2014
      1. Several different kinds of bluing.... Doc Nickel, Sep 18, 2014
    2. It's all about the temperature.... Doc Nickel, Sep 18, 2014
      1. So thats out.... Brandon_ha, Sep 18, 2014
    3. Re: Nitre bluing a shotgun barrel + receiver; Potential heat treatment issues?. Irregular Logic, Sep 18, 2014
    4. brownell's resources for gunsmiths. Nighthawke, Sep 20, 2014
  42. Doc's Vacation Slides, carousel #4:. Doc Nickel, Sep 18, 2014
    1. Good stuff...thanks again for sharing.. nt. BigMatt-MadCustoms, Sep 18, 2014
    2. Re: Doc's Vacation Slides, carousel #4:. Shadowydreamer, Sep 18, 2014
    3. Like the pics. Joseph Houk, Sep 21, 2014
  43. Poor, poor, Red, (N/T). Shadowydreamer, Sep 17, 2014
  44. Cutting 10 gauge steel. Otter_Chaos, Sep 17, 2014
    1. Jig saw. Mark Trombley, Sep 17, 2014
    2. No one tool.... Doc Nickel, Sep 18, 2014
    3. Nibbler if you are doing a lot of cutting.... fredvb, Sep 18, 2014
    4. Depends on where you are located. Renegade_Azzy, Sep 19, 2014
  45. 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
    3. Just don't do it.... Joseph Houk, Sep 21, 2014
      1. That's fine - as long as you keep the vultures away.... Bruce Bergman, Sep 22, 2014
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