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Re: I've Got this Hammer....
« Reply #20 on: August 08, 2017, 11:15:23 pm »
If it won't move hit it.
If it breaks, well it needed replacing anyway  :D
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Re: I've Got this Hammer....
« Reply #21 on: August 09, 2017, 07:45:40 am »
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Re: I've Got this Hammer....
« Reply #22 on: August 09, 2017, 08:19:38 am »
Good ole back and forth wrench saves the day

And when that doesn't work ... HEAT WRENCH!

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Re: I've Got this Hammer....
« Reply #23 on: August 09, 2017, 12:30:37 pm »
Good ole back and forth wrench saves the day

Why do we all say it this way? Because you actually need to go forth before you can come back. No?  :D :D So then it becomes a forth and back wrench?  ;D We play with that phrase here too and we get teased mercilessly when we use it. Oh well.
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Re: I've Got this Hammer....
« Reply #24 on: August 09, 2017, 01:49:19 pm »
Nope, you (I) gotta go back to gain the momentum before I can swing forward.  The "taking aim" doesn't count because you didn't hit anything yet.    ;)

Now you went forth and I went back so the conversation is at least forth and back.  Let the games begin.   :D
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Re: I've Got this Hammer....
« Reply #25 on: August 09, 2017, 02:51:00 pm »
Does this magic hammer work on co-workers?
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Re: I've Got this Hammer....
« Reply #26 on: August 09, 2017, 04:15:09 pm »
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Does this magic hammer work on co-workers?

While i dont actually own the magic hammer... Im going to say it works wonders on co-workers. May take more than one whack but you'll get what you are looking for eventually.
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Re: I've Got this Hammer....
« Reply #27 on: August 09, 2017, 04:34:50 pm »
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Does this magic hammer work on co-workers?

While i dont actually own the magic hammer... Im going to say it works wonders on co-workers. May take more than one whack but you'll get what you are looking for eventually.
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Re: I've Got this Hammer....
« Reply #28 on: August 09, 2017, 08:02:56 pm »
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Does this magic hammer work on co-workers?

While i dont actually own the magic hammer... Im going to say it works wonders on co-workers. May take more than one whack but you'll get what you are looking for eventually.

Just make sure you get it calibrated at a reliable lab before you use it.
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Re: I've Got this Hammer....
« Reply #29 on: August 09, 2017, 08:35:17 pm »
one place where the magic hammer does NOT work is on permanent magnet motors. I changed out 2 feed motors recently (2 different mills) from some knucklehead banging on the motor to tighten the belt. Then magnets are very brittle.
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Re: I've Got this Hammer....
« Reply #30 on: August 09, 2017, 08:57:22 pm »
one place where the magic hammer does NOT work is on permanent magnet motors. I changed out 2 feed motors recently (2 different mills) from some knucklehead banging on the motor to tighten the belt. Then magnets are very brittle.

Sounds like you need some magic JB-weld.
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Re: I've Got this Hammer....
« Reply #31 on: August 09, 2017, 09:41:25 pm »
Good ole back and forth wrench saves the day

Why do we all say it this way? Because you actually need to go forth before you can come back. No?  :D :D So then it becomes a forth and back wrench?  ;D We play with that phrase here too and we get teased mercilessly when we use it. Oh well.


Ever listened to some lyrics in songs?  They'll say something that rhymes or rolls off the tongue before they say something that makes sense...back and fourth...they cancel each other out so it's really a wash anyways, who cares where you started...should I have said other each?  The people that tease you about such a mundane thing, follow them out into the parking lot and see if they have to back out of their spot before they go fourth with their motoring.   ;D
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Re: I've Got this Hammer....
« Reply #32 on: August 10, 2017, 04:49:43 am »
All tools are hammers except chisels,  those are screw drivers... :D
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Re: I've Got this Hammer....
« Reply #33 on: August 10, 2017, 07:12:17 am »
All tools are hammers except chisels,  those are screw drivers... :D
:D :D :D Reminds me of this song
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Re: I've Got this Hammer....
« Reply #34 on: August 10, 2017, 04:50:43 pm »
Great song Percy! Thats my neighbor to a T
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Re: I've Got this Hammer....
« Reply #35 on: August 10, 2017, 08:24:16 pm »
   My pet peeve (one of many actually) is the phrase "Over and out". I guess it flows like Back and Forth does but in proper radio communication Over means you are finished talking and expecting a reply. Out means you are finished talking and shutting down the conversation. It is never both.
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Re: I've Got this Hammer....
« Reply #36 on: August 10, 2017, 09:30:28 pm »
One fellow that I work with has a sign on his toolbox, " If I can't fix it with a hammer,  you have an electrial problem. "

Yes, he works in equipment maintenance.

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Re: I've Got this Hammer....
« Reply #37 on: August 11, 2017, 10:06:52 am »
I have a full set of hammers . It's like a socket set only different . I have found that like sokets and screw drivers I can never find the size I'm looking for .
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