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by GeorgeGaskill
Thu Jan 09, 2003 11:51 pm
Forum: Site Software Questions and Answers
Topic: Saved email replies
Replies: 1
Views: 1206

Saved email replies

There is an option on the email reply page for saving the replies. I just did that but now can find no indication of where to see the saved reply. Are they actually saved where the sender can review them?
by GeorgeGaskill
Wed Jan 08, 2003 7:06 pm
Forum: Casting & Foundry Work
Topic: Casting Ruler
Replies: 17
Views: 7276

Make your own using an old-style triangular ...

draftsman's ruler. Make a 1:1 drawing of a ruler using your CAD program, then print it out at differing scales such that you get the extra 3/8" per foot (or whatever you need) in the printed version. Cut it out and glue it to the ruler. You can have six scales on one stick.
by GeorgeGaskill
Tue Jan 07, 2003 3:16 pm
Forum: Gunsmithing
Topic: Shortening a Mod. 98 Action by 1 inch
Replies: 7
Views: 5404

I did this to a Mauser a number of years ago...

mostly as an experiment. One thing I learned was that the magazine needs a lot of rework. I removed the section from the area of the thumb cut, so the welding was way to the rear of the forward ring. The strength of the action is primarily the forward ring and there is no excuse for getting that hot...
by GeorgeGaskill
Tue Jan 07, 2003 2:23 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: What's this "Chip Sweeper" thing?
Replies: 25
Views: 7323

It's a goofy-a$$ way of ranking posters by the ...

number of posts they have made. It started fresh with the new board so whatever record you had on the old one no longer counts. Don't let it offend you; even Forrest probably started with the Chipsweeper ranking.