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Feb 28, 2013, 08:30 PM
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Yes, I'm telling people not to do the same trick if you spill CA.
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Feb 28, 2013, 10:33 PM
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Yes, I'm telling people not to do the same trick if you spill CA.
Doh! You know I may be slow, but it's ok 'cause I'm stupid
Feb 28, 2013, 11:44 PM
KE your cub.
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Heh, don't worry about it, I'm slow too!
Mar 01, 2013, 09:10 AM
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I've had my fingertips burnt while trying to hold something while the CA kicked.

whats worse I stuck to the job, so it kept on burning me but I couldn't let go!
As a Buddhist I know that attachments can lead to suffering, but in spite of that I've become attached to some of my planes. It led to suffering. In both senses of both words.
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Mar 01, 2013, 09:15 AM
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The best tip I got was "Take the time to do it right."

Then again, he was from a previous generation's previous generation. Not sure the young-uns today are ever given that opportunity in life and work. But we can do it in a hobby.
Mar 02, 2013, 05:47 PM
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Peel all price tags so the angry wife can't see them ..
Mar 03, 2013, 12:35 PM
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I'll second that!
Mar 04, 2013, 05:24 PM
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Peel all price tags so the angry wife can't see them ..
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I'll second that!
Hide it until it's your birthday or Christmas and then show her the present you bought yourself.
Mar 04, 2013, 09:32 PM
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Pilot hole smaller than the 1/16" drill bit i had

Anyone recommend a place to get good deals on a drill index with some really small drill bits?
Mar 04, 2013, 10:07 PM
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The best tip I got was "Take the time to do it right."

Then again, he was from a previous generation's previous generation. Not sure the young-uns today are ever given that opportunity in life and work. But we can do it in a hobby.
Reminds me of something my hero Ron Swanson once said:

"Don't half-ass two things, whole-ass one thing."
Mar 05, 2013, 07:27 AM
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Pilot hole smaller than the 1/16" drill bit i had

Anyone recommend a place to get good deals on a drill index with some really small drill bits?
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Mar 05, 2013, 03:36 PM
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yep, they are cheap and you will wear them dull if used too much, but for the 'many' times I need a specific number drill, they work and don't break the bank.
Mar 06, 2013, 06:36 PM
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Pilot hole smaller than the 1/16" drill bit i had

Anyone recommend a place to get good deals on a drill index with some really small drill bits?
hobbyking

mine work fine and the price is right, even with international postage, as the weigh almost nothing

Mar 07, 2013, 08:33 PM
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keep a first aid kit close by, with plenty of band aids.
Mar 07, 2013, 08:53 PM
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CA can seal cuts, so no need for too many band aids!


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