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Stillweaver hillbelli

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  1. That makes sense.  I wonder if "reflectors " or repeaters could be positioned inside the twists snd turns of a large mine to extend the range of the 2.4 GHz signal. 

    I would imagine that most any rough, rock surface would attenuate transmission back and forth.


  2. Will a drone lose  comm if line of sight is dissrupted to the transciever?

    Going straight down a shaft is one thing, but wouldn't it get chancy if the adit took a turn or two?


  3. On 6/12/2020 at 9:38 PM, Bedrock Bob said:

    It sounds like Swellbelly Hillbeaver is intimidated by knowledge and experience. So much so that he can't stop the childish insults and name calling.

    Grow up man.

    I was sticking up for you( your knowledge of geology is inspiring) and trying to complement you at the same time.

    No attempt at insult.

    May be I  have the wrong god. Would Poseidon be more suited since he was god of the underworld, and, rocks are , well, formed underground?


  4. 11 hours ago, Gilaoro said:

    Yes!  I have read and re-read all of his books, except the newest one out , said to be his first, it has been finished by his family as have others , It is about a WW-II tanker.  it's a little pricey .

    I think I know the one yiu are talking about, but ,Westward The Tide was pub'd in 1977 and is about a large party of  Au prospectors  headed to a prospect in the Bighorn Mtns in the 19th century.


  5. Chapter 1

    "Matt.Bardoul rode his long leggedzebra dun down thedusty main street of Deadwood.Gulch a few.minutes ahead of the stage.."

     ...

    Only two paperback copies... You want do  some horsetradin, pilgrim? I seecopies om Amazon  snd other sellers for just a few bucks  , plus shipping....send me a fin and I will send it out on the next stage.

     


  6. On 6/11/2020 at 4:47 PM, Gilaoro said:

    This old log cabin is in the mining area of South Pass Wyoming. Several years ago I was kind off pushing the season heading north so stopped at South Pass City to wait for the weather to warm up. 

     

    Gilaoro,

    1979 copright ,,," BENDIGO SHAFTER" is a fictional novel by Louis L'Amour of this very area of the Continental Divide.

    Highly rec'd reading.

    I have all his books. He has never let me down...........

    Pg 5..."   "Yes ma"am. I glanced about the bench. " I have come to build you a cabin  then."

         " Build it so when  spring comes I can add a long room on the south, for when the wagons roll again I shall open a trading post."

          She turned to Bud, who had come up the slope from the meadow.  "You will help Mr. Shafter and learn from him.  It is not every man who can build a house."

         Ruth Macken had a way of making a man feel large in his tracks,  so what could I do but better than my best?

         The morning chill spoke of winter coming, yet I notched each log with care and trimmed them with smooth, even blows...."


  7. 2 hours ago, ivigo said:

     

    So tomorrow i make what you say with 100 wet sandpaper. I am very curious about the result. 

    , , Be careful telling  Zeus, er, "Bob", he is wrong, or you might find yourself in Hades....

     

    1000grit?

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  8. 1 hour ago, ivigo said:

     

    So, the yellow stone scratch the quartz, the same and the diamond, so the yellow stone is for sure 7,5 to 8...

    My vote is for topaz:ya: since it scratches your quartz.

    Bytownite should not do that based on the Mohs hardness scale.

    But scratch tests can be deceptive if your examination is not critical.

    Make sure you breath(e) every 80 seconds:)

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  9. 3 hours ago, ivigo said:

    In the last one you can see the place where i use the diamond disk , is dirty but not any scratch.

    You get what you pay for.

    True diamond scratches everything.

    Did you see the message on the disk,

    " breath every 80 seconds!"?:WOW::tisk-tisk:

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