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    What Harbor freight tools do you give 5 stars?

    Great thread guys.I use their heat shrink tubing,inexpensive compared to everyone else's I've seen.Pittsburg ratcheting wrenches seem well made and function well.
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    Anyone Use Schedule 40 PVC For Air Lines ??

    I used sch 40 1inch PVC piped from the compressor to my barn 150 feet away but I have it buried and use galvanized for a standpipe. works great.
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    Laptop recommendation

    Acer E5-576-392-H 329.00 on Amazon.Bought one for my wife at Christmas. Works fine.
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    What do you think of this Tacoma?

    I love the Toyota culture.I admit I drove (2) 22R toyota trucks for too long, just got bored with them.Reliable yes, but nothing particularly special.I currently own a Ranger with the 4cylinder Mazda/Ford Duratec. Has been just as reliable so far.I would look there before paying way too much for...
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    Collard greens and black eye peas

    Still miss the cooking of my Alabama ex WWII Vet stepdad cooking the old recipes.Still get cravings for his collards.
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    Old man rant. What happened to rock?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by PimTac</div><div class="ubbcode-body">I never heard of any of these bands. Rock and roll died long ago when bands stopped stabbing the keys of their Hammond B organs. </div></div> Fixed.
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    Wife's first cousin no helmet crash

    Never ride tandem, next to another motorcycle as you eliminate any chance of maneuvering.Never change lanes without turning your head, I don't care how great your mirror is.Expect that car from the other direction to turn in your path.Expect the car in front of you to make a quick right...
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    One spark plug won't come out.

    Too bad you don't have a 5.4L Ford.Those plugs self-eject (j/k)
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    Engine done for? Some hope?

    Manual transmission?Thrust bearing perhaps?Any recent transmission work?
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    Getting a simple price quote for medical procedure...NOT EASY!

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by MrMoody</div><div class="ubbcode-body">The medical industry has gotten away with secret & selective pricing for far too long. We all know where this is headed. Your insurance company will probably be more help because...
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    Which push mower has the most powerful engine?

    Get the best blades, keep them sharp, Try an older briggs flathead 6.5 hp with 21 inch deck. 2/3 passes.I have one of these and it will cut almost anything.It has a Craftsman mulch deck. This mower pushes easily enough that you would not want self propelled.
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    The Debate: Toughest Road Passenger Tire

    Mini tire review, Firestone Destination LE2 on a Ford Ranger, run at 40 psi. A lot of rain driving (Florida). Haven't picked up any nails or debris.Very good in wet and stable at highway speeds.I must be close to 40k on these and maybe half worn. I will replace with the same tire.
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    Question for anyone who paves roads or driveways

    Yeah,but probably noone notices the successes.
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    Men's beards are dirty ! LoL

    Mad magazine: One day at the diner (comic strip), dude squeezes his beard into an empty bowl to make a bowl of soup.(around 1970 as I recall) I can't seem to forget that joke!
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    2 Vintage Lawn Tractors

    Lots of parts around for the K-series Kohler engines, easy to rebuild, ball bearing crankshafts.Excellent power for the rating.I am running an old MSD 6 box on a Case 220 Garden tractor for the ignition.It uses the points for a trigger.Just an idea for great.
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    Old Laptop - Keeps Freezing - Help!

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by JMJNet</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Hard Drive may be bad. You may want to run a test. BIOS may have a HD test in it. I assume you know how to get into the BIOS screen.</div></div> Thats my bet too, Run HD tests if...
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    New Nissan Titan XD w/5.6l oil choices

    I felt an obligation to run 0W20 with mine due to warranty obligations.Very quiet engine.
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    Lawn Mower Battery - What's Up with That?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by SHOZ</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by meep</div><div class="ubbcode-body">my guess, starter solenoid or any of the failsafe switches was feeling...
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    Any Guinness lovers here?

    Another good one is Hacker Pschor in the pint bottles.Guinness is food I thought.I get cravings for it.