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post #1011 of 1018 (permalink) Old 07-30-2019, 06:20 AM
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[QUOTE=RoteBaron;2560729]Started reading this and working in the garage..... LMYR[/QUOTE
This can also be an ugly problem after chipping up chillies for pickling.

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post #1012 of 1018 (permalink) Old 07-30-2019, 12:45 PM
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Very true. I started wearing rubber garage gloves sometime back. Really makes a difference on how my hands look after cleaning up plus all those solvents don't get a chance to seep into my skin. Harbor Freight or Amazon has them cheap enough for a box of 100 to last a while and even rip them off for those quick pisses.

I was surprised at how much my hands sweat in those rubber gloves in the summer though. That's the trade off.
I pick up the thicker black gloves at the local swap meet for about 8 bucks a box. They work great when i remember to wear them.

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You can buy various thickness rubber mechanics gloves on Amazon for cheap.



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These 6 mil are what I bought last and they seem to work much better than the thinner 3 mil blue ones I previously bought. The 3 mil ones rip too easy.


You can even get 12 mil but I think they are more for extra protection against germs.

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Well; now I know why it's so expensive to change head gaskets on a V8 or V6 and rebuild the heads.

It's a heck of a lot of work. My hat is off to those who do this kind of work all day everyday for a living. Even more respect for places that machine and set the valves on/in the heads in house.
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Hmmmm these "dudes" are aducating your (and mine ) children

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Another one for the "You can't make this stuff up" file.

Man denied passport because of 'vulgar' last name: 'They're restricting my freedom'

A former soldier from the U.K. who changed his surname to "Fu-Kennard" for a laugh says the joke has backfired — he was denied a passport.

Kenny Fu-Kennard, 33, whose surname used to be Kennard, changed his name in 2016 and even got a driving license under his new moniker.
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From the weird and obscure file.

Kenya's Homa Bay: Fart pushes Speaker to suspend debate

A heated debate about market stalls was disrupted by a foul smell and furious finger-pointing at a Kenyan regional assembly on Wednesday, local reports say.

"Honourable Speaker, one of us has polluted the air and I know who it is," Julius Gaya reportedly told Homa Bay county assembly.

But the member he accused of farting is said to have replied:

"I am not the one. I cannot do such a thing in front of my colleagues."
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