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Blog entry by Grumpy posted 02-01-2015 11:42 PM 12970 reads 3 times favorited 792 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Ok Jocks, here is your chance to show us your temporary fixes or other peoples ideas. Ladies most welcome.
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Here are some to start with.
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-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python



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#1 posted 02-02-2015 12:09 AM

And, a fine job was done

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#2 posted 02-02-2015 12:31 AM

Thanks number 3 big help was wondering how I was going to get the new TV to fit in my entertainment center.

-- JENNY

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#3 posted 02-02-2015 01:54 AM

Definitely not recommended.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#4 posted 02-02-2015 02:05 AM

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#5 posted 02-02-2015 02:16 AM

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#6 posted 02-02-2015 04:40 AM

Grumpy,

Thanks for showing me how to co-pilot!

L/W

-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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#7 posted 02-02-2015 12:09 PM

I don’t have a picture to show, but when I was 16 and started driving, I had a 63 Ford that I believe had the first “cruise-control”.........I was too young, and dumb to fix the spring on the throttle body for the accelerator pedal. Instead, I tied a rope to the gas pedal and when I wanted to slow down, I’d just pull the rope so the accelerator pedal would stop accelerating.. LOL ..............true story, I’m embarrased to say

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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#8 posted 02-02-2015 01:24 PM

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#9 posted 02-02-2015 01:46 PM

This is good stuff. I used duct tape and beer cans to fix my muffler on the car when I was young. Worked great back then.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#10 posted 02-02-2015 08:43 PM

Ho no! that bridge is a definite “Damn it”

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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#11 posted 02-04-2015 03:24 AM

This is not a recommended fix either

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#12 posted 02-15-2015 12:01 AM

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#13 posted 02-19-2015 03:50 AM

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#14 posted 02-19-2015 07:41 PM

I would like to know which DOT built that bridge.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#15 posted 02-20-2015 01:56 AM



I would like to know which DOT built that bridge.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

- helluvawreck

I’m highly suspicious of the validity of that picture. I’m guessing Photoshop or some such nonsense. If not, someone would have a story and location to reference.

-- You've got to be smarter than the tree.

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