Recent content by JackFish

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    Finding stations that have ethanol-free gas

    <a href="" target="_blank"></a> this link has been posted before but is worth bumping up
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    Redline 5w30 too thin for my application?

    If you're getting a good deal on the price it then yes, but I wouldn't pay retail. I didn't, and have a stash of a couple dozen bottles in 5/30 and 10/30. I doubt that using it would cause any harm to your engine.
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    You know you're a BITOGer if...

    Your oci's are a little short because you just can't wait to change it...
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    Silica Gel - rust prevention

    Can I get one of those socks for my car? <img src="/forums/graemlins/grin.gif" alt="grin" title="grin" height="15" width="15" />
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    Someone just shot my storm door I think

    If the door was hit by a projectile it should still be in the vicinity somewhere.
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    Home defense round

    Warning shot = you missed
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    fl1a heavy duty version ?

    Wix 51515 and 51773: <a href="" target="_blank"><img src="" alt="" /></a>
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    What is your favorite general purpose lube?

    Have you guys seen this report? <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Quote:</div><div class="ubbcode-body">The table below extracts the results. The lower the number of pounds the better. Interesting that a simple mix of acetone and power steering fluid (PSF) works the best...
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    Can you ID this old gun?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Stuart Hughes</div><div class="ubbcode-body"> And then there was the: .35 Remington - no direct Winchester counterpart. </div></div> I have a .35, it's a Model 14 pump with a tubular magazine. My favourite rifle. Thanks...
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    What do you think is the ultimate cold winter oil?

    I live in Winnipeg, and I put in Redline 5/30 this winter because I have a stash of the stuff I picked up on sale. There is a discernible difference in the way it starts up, it seems to rev way easier than anything else I've used.
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    Antique pistol

    Footnote: John Utting is recorded at various addresses in Borough between 1800 and 1824. He was Gunmaker to Police Office, Union Street, Southwark between 1798-1815 That being the case, this then is probably a converted pistol. Police issue...
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    Antique pistol

    Ya, that's the only reference I could come up with as well.
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    Antique pistol

    Or the gunmaker continued to produce firearms into the percussion era period.
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    Antique pistol

    The only other gun I have seen on an online auction by the same maker was a flintlock. So perhaps it was a conversion kit! <img src="/forums/graemlins/LOL.gif" alt="LOL" title="LOL" height="19" width="15" /> I doubt that it would have been converted in recent history. Maybe back then when the...
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    Antique pistol

    <a href="" target="_blank"><img src="" alt="" /></a> This is something my grandfather had. The only thing I have been...