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    02-25-21, 07:22 AM
    Garandman replied to a thread Ice Hockey Subs Needed in Off-Topic
    I play in league games Sunday and Tuesday nights at Hockeytown. We have been shut down here and there and moved to Sat afternoons a few times. ...
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    02-24-21, 06:04 PM
    Got an email from my hospital notifying me shots were available. Went to the website and appointments were wide open. Scheduled for 9:15 Saturday. ...
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    02-24-21, 07:36 AM
    Active Covid cases per population, Northeast states. Calculated from Worldometer data. Rhode Island 10.75% Maryland 5.95% Connecticut 4.87% New...
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    02-23-21, 03:17 PM
    SwiftTone replied to a thread For Sale - Other | I-phone 5 & 5S Samsung S3 and S5 for sale in For Sale
    Can you ship the iPhone 5s?. I pay shipping obviously. I'm in 02062
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    02-23-21, 03:13 PM
    Hitting Smuggler's Notch this Friday-Sunday. Never been. Any insider tips? Just picked up a pair of used 2021 Elan Ripsticks 96. Supposed to be...
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    02-23-21, 01:16 PM
    Garandman replied to a thread GM's 3.0L diesel in Off-Topic
    You seem to have this almost exactly backwards. But the I5 turbodiesel in our 2006 Sprinter has peak torque of 243 lb-ft at 1,600rpm. Peak hp is...
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    02-23-21, 01:03 PM
    The explanation I've heard is: Italy is home to a lot of Chinese manufacturers, who built there to gain entrance to the EU. So they were getting...
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    02-22-21, 03:50 PM
    When I rebuilt my Brembos the pistons were not hollow. They had some plastic cover looking thing that I couldn't figure out how to remove. The BMW...
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    02-22-21, 12:20 PM
    How about tools to remove pistons? Anything out there that will prevent damage?
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    02-19-21, 02:17 PM
    Of course. But don’t forget the Army motto: “Army Strong. Bullet Stronger.” A new study is suggesting Covid survivors only need one vaccine shot.
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    02-19-21, 02:10 PM
    Anyone buying local beef? We buy grass fed beef from Harding Hill Farm in Sunapee. https://www.hardinghillfarm.com/beefprices-availability
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    02-19-21, 02:06 PM
    Garandman replied to a thread Snowblower in Off-Topic
    Purchased several in the last few months from Gem Auto Parts and Quik Auto Body Supply. They cost $25-35 each. The R90/6 is painted in a GM...
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    02-19-21, 02:01 PM
    According to this article, acceptance rate is generally higher than civilian population. And those being deployed have higher acceptance rates. Once...
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    02-19-21, 01:53 PM
    Unibody! So not a pickup, apparently. :jackie:
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    02-19-21, 01:52 PM
    Garandman replied to a thread Snowblower in Off-Topic
    That costs more than the $15 from a dealer. I’m looking for the $6-8 version, like Ariens or Kubota with the Chevy paint. Not looking very hard,...
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    02-19-21, 06:09 AM
    Drove a 60’s vintageEconoline “Cab Over” pickup for work one summer in the 70’s. Three on the tree, no AC. Service access was not great. It was...
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    02-18-21, 11:13 AM
    Garandman replied to a thread GM's 3.0L diesel in Off-Topic
    We had two Cruze diesels and had a lot of problems with emissions controls. That system is warranted to 100K by federal law. Later generation...
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    02-18-21, 11:08 AM
    Now eligible for the vaccine but as I have immunity at least until March, I’ll hold off a while and let others stand in line, I mean get vaccinated....
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    02-18-21, 07:11 AM
    Garandman replied to a thread Tractors - Educate me in Off-Topic
    https://www.mbtractor.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/MB-Rents_Download.pdf
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    02-18-21, 06:58 AM
    Pedialyte was super helpful to not get dehydrated. They have “adult” flavors now. Good luck! One friend was in bed three weeks, another three...
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    02-18-21, 06:53 AM
    My mother gave me Omaha Steaks for Christmas one year. Got junk mail from them for the next ten years, even after a move. We buy them at Costco...
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    02-18-21, 06:51 AM
    Garandman replied to a thread Snow tires.... in Off-Topic
    Why? We just leave them until a few days before mounting and check them then. Then we check the pressures. They are usually low, but what we look...
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    02-17-21, 03:34 PM
    Anyone ski at Okemo or Stowe this week? Sunapee is packed, already sold out for Saturday. And according to VT you have to quarantine 14 days, even...
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    02-15-21, 08:34 AM
    Garandman replied to a thread Tractors - Educate me in Off-Topic
    The machines at Logan are wild. They have a plow at the front, and then a giant brush. There is a special car used to test the traction available on...
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    02-15-21, 08:31 AM
    I mentioned to someone recently that people should stay out of the left hand lane except to pass, and it was even a law. Her response was "No one...
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    02-15-21, 08:29 AM
    As if UMass does anything. But the positive test rate has dropped under 2%.
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    02-15-21, 08:20 AM
    Garandman replied to a thread Snow tires.... in Off-Topic
    Average annual salt loading, ton/mile. Rhode Island 44.2 Massachusetts 34.6 New York 28.0 New Hampshire 25.1 Vermont 23.3 ...
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    02-13-21, 10:21 AM
    Last year I was shopping the Multi 1200 (2014+), S1000XR (2016+), and Super Duke GT (2016+). Ultimately decided on the S1000XR due to familiarity (I...
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    02-13-21, 06:59 AM
    Garandman replied to a thread Snowblower in Off-Topic
    Ariens is terrific about forward-and-back parts compatibility. For example the original bushing holders at the ends of the auger were originally...
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    02-11-21, 07:48 PM
    Garandman replied to a thread Snowblower in Off-Topic
    My father bought this 1970 Ariens new in 1970. Before that we had a SnowBird, with chain drive and a rotating chute housing. It had a 5hp Tecumseh...
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2012 WR250R, 2008 Tiger 1050 ABS, 2009 Trailway 200, Honda CRF100F, BMW R90/6, 2016 GSX-R750
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