Shoddy Hardware (Was: Re: WW fixtures (was Re: "New" PDP-8))

From: Christopher Smith <>
Date: Wed Apr 3 09:27:40 2002

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Doc []

> As hard as it may be to envision, I bet _most_ of the subscribers to
> this list do not own tap & die sets. Many probably own only

Speaking as someone who doesn't own a tap and die, I can say that there's
not a day I'm working on something (anything) that I don't think "maybe I
should go out and finally get a tap and die set." ;)

> Doc, who has a very sharp knife and a flashlight at all times,
> or did until September 11....

Doc, you can reply in email if you'd like since it's not really on topic,
but why on earth have you stopped carrying them?


Christopher Smith, Perl Developer
Amdocs - Champaign, IL

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