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    Yeah, that's what I ended up doing because it's...

    Yeah, that's what I ended up doing because it's easier to redrill the axle hole to take the dowel. I've taken the initiative of using the drill press table vise that I had sitting right next to the...
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    Ouch. Been making a wooden train as a gift for a...

    Ouch. Been making a wooden train as a gift for a mate's new son. Started to work on the wheels, which means cutting some 45mm dowel into wheels then drilling out the centre to take some 12mm dowel...
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    Hey, all my help comes now. The minute you need...

    Hey, all my help comes now. The minute you need someone to swing a hammer and lift stuff, ya on yer own! ;)

    There are plant species that do well in soggy conditions that cope with longer periods...
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    Haybales are okay, and have the advantage of...

    Haybales are okay, and have the advantage of being able to be broken up for mulch after their use. There is a green mesh cloth that is used for sediment fencing, sometimes in conjunction with...
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    Hewey is way cool like Samuel L Jackson. I've...

    Hewey is way cool like Samuel L Jackson. I've dated Uma Thurman.

    Hewey is aiming at the Passport guy, I'm locked on to the cheap phones dude.

    Grumps
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    If you don't already know Hewey and me, here is a...

    If you don't already know Hewey and me, here is a photo of your new moderators so you recognise us.

    http://www.losangelesmystery.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/pulp-fiction.jpg

    Thanks Justin,...
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    Yeah, really good. It would appeal to a lot of...

    Yeah, really good. It would appeal to a lot of people. I found out about because I googled Russell Kilbey, who was in a band in the early 90s called the Crystal Set. He is also the brother of...
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    Took my father to see this today... ...

    Took my father to see this today...

    http://www.themanfromcoxsriver.com/

    Involved a pie from the sourdough bakery and then a couple of middies at the local.

    Started raining now - good, could...
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    I'm loyal to the Eels. Eels fan since 1977. ...

    I'm loyal to the Eels. Eels fan since 1977.

    My second tier team would be Panthers and I have a soft spot for the Tigers because I used to live at Lilyfield and used to see them training... and...
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    Whoa, first things first! Today, the power to...

    Whoa, first things first! Today, the power to delete spam. Tomorrow, El Presidente!

    If I was PM I wouldn't last a term. I'd be popular with the working and middle classes but I'd be gunned down...
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    Congratulations! Glad it worked out and sorry it...

    Congratulations! Glad it worked out and sorry it was such a shit fight to get there.

    What suburb?

    When designing a shed, start with the fridge...

    Grumps
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    It's not too much to ask for. At least it...

    It's not too much to ask for. At least it shouldn't be.

    Then you have the investment set who are quite happy to lap up properties to negative gear them. That makes it tougher on the...
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    Been there, done that. It's demoralising right...

    Been there, done that. It's demoralising right enough.

    Turned up to open houses with 20 other people to find a grinning agent telling me the place is under contract already. And then I proceeded...
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    I think it's just the 3 of us. And Hewey. ...

    I think it's just the 3 of us. And Hewey.

    Good group.

    Grumps
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    Justin, I check in about 4 times a day. Grant...

    Justin,

    I check in about 4 times a day. Grant unto me the power to delete posts and spammer accounts and I shall use it with respect and wisdom.

    For I am frickin' awesome.

    Grumps
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    Yes. I ordered one. Paid for it and everything!...

    Yes. I ordered one. Paid for it and everything!

    Still waiting on it to arrive, it will, I trust these guys fully.

    Grumps
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    Yeah, I like to troll eBay and keep an eye out...

    Yeah, I like to troll eBay and keep an eye out for cheap stuff that I can hoard away for spares or even to loan out if someone is in need.

    It means less downtime for the bikes when something does...
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    Don't I know you from Adult Matchmaker dot com?

    Grumps
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    The cold was secondary to the howling wind. And...

    The cold was secondary to the howling wind. And the weirdo virus I picked up that had me unable to get out of bed. Only a 24hr thing but I figure busting my ass in the wind and cold won't be the...
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    Good day today. Got up late, lit the fire,...

    Good day today.

    Got up late, lit the fire, went down to the garage and started on one of the workbenches. Came up, had a coffee by the fire, went back down to keep working. After some lunch,...
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    I have checked the text for any hidden spam...

    I have checked the text for any hidden spam links. So far there isn't any. So assuming you are genuine about resurrecting such an old thread, I ran your text through a translator to decipher the...
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    Nope, don't intend to pick them up and as much as...

    Nope, don't intend to pick them up and as much as I love the little critters, wild animals should be kept that way. I don't mind supplementing their diet once in a while, but they'll go hungry if...
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    Hi Sam. Do you know Darcy Monckton? He's...

    Hi Sam.

    Do you know Darcy Monckton?

    He's also from Kenmore and like you, it would be really nice for both of you to have in.

    What language is it you people from Kenmore speak? It sure as...
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    Ha! No. My wife and I have a deal, anything...

    Ha! No.

    My wife and I have a deal, anything under the floorboards is mine, and she can park her car there. Anything above the floorboards is hers, and if I behave, I get to sleep there. If I...
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    Garage is huge. 8m wide, 9m deep. But, the cool...

    Garage is huge. 8m wide, 9m deep. But, the cool thing is the storeroom that is, in total, about a triple garage in size. Divided up into a rumpus room, a small room of 2 x 4m that will be the...
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