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by titrisol
Mon Apr 12, 2021 11:10 am
Forum: The Fix-It Forum
Topic: Oops...
Replies: 34
Views: 3213

Re: Oops...

Yes, it is super annoying one of Isolette front elements I had was extremely tough, I submerged it in IPA fora few days, applying acetone in the affected area, treid goof off, tried band wrenches (let me know if you find small ones), 3D printed my own wrenches, tried heating in cycles, etc and nothi...
by titrisol
Sun Apr 11, 2021 9:38 am
Forum: Words/No Words
Topic: More Kariba Dam
Replies: 7
Views: 201

Re: More Kariba Dam

Julio, That price was quite common back then, and is still common today in such size projects. I actually find it amazing that they buried them in the concrete; which I find a very fitting tribute. In a tall dam, the slightest mistake can have the highest price, and slip/falls and landslides happen ...
by titrisol
Fri Apr 09, 2021 3:09 pm
Forum: The Fix-It Forum
Topic: Oops...
Replies: 34
Views: 3213

Re: Oops...

scott wrote:
Wed Apr 07, 2021 11:59 am
Interesting, and i'm reading this about 20 minutes late. Bought some of the B'laster penetrant and the cells are soaking now. A little worried that the lens coatings will be fried by this stuff, but in for a penny...

I'll pull them out Saturday and see if they move. Stay tuned...
Did it work?
by titrisol
Fri Apr 09, 2021 8:12 am
Forum: Words/No Words
Topic: Kariba Dam - 1959
Replies: 10
Views: 202

Re: Kariba Dam - 1959

WOW! El Niño cycles also affect Africa, that is incredible.
http://www.zambezira.org/hydrology/lake-levels
by titrisol
Thu Apr 08, 2021 3:07 pm
Forum: Words/No Words
Topic: Kariba Dam - 1959
Replies: 10
Views: 202

Re: Kariba Dam - 1959

The whole series is great, Rhino rescue and the lightning picture are amazing!!!
by titrisol
Wed Apr 07, 2021 2:47 pm
Forum: The Fix-It Forum
Topic: Oops...
Replies: 34
Views: 3213

Re: Oops...

Is a very good penetrating oil, with many aliphatic and aromatic hydrocarbons, https://blasterproducts.com/product/pb-blaster-penetrant/ MSDS https://blasterproducts.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/PB-Penetreating-Catalyst-EN-OSHA-GHS-SDS-2019-09-24_1.pdf I guess that a few drops will help you loosen...
by titrisol
Wed Apr 07, 2021 12:26 pm
Forum: The Fix-It Forum
Topic: Voigtlander Superb Model I - Skopar
Replies: 52
Views: 41690

Re: Voigtlander Superb Model I - Skopar

The portraits are very good, but Lenin's picture is superb
by titrisol
Wed Apr 07, 2021 12:24 pm
Forum: The Fix-It Forum
Topic: Oops...
Replies: 34
Views: 3213

Re: Oops...

It is easy to clean any residue with IsoPropyl Alcohol, coating are OK I guess
by titrisol
Tue Apr 06, 2021 8:57 am
Forum: Cell Phones and Tablets
Topic: Run what you brung!
Replies: 1
Views: 189

Re: Run what you brung!

WWWOOOWWWW!!!
What an treat!
Congrats
by titrisol
Wed Mar 31, 2021 9:22 am
Forum: Words/No Words
Topic: Musicians
Replies: 5
Views: 646

Re: Musicians

Sorry guys, have to brag. My daughter was the drum major for her HS marching band this year, due to virus we thought the year was a bust but they finally had 3 football games Here she is leading the band on their last evening (Seniors get sashes) https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51086039367_7d487...