Re: Bending Square Tubing (was: USS Monitor)
- Hi All,
I was reading one of the posts on gmail when I sensed a draft of warm air on the back of my neck and realized that Google was looking over my shoulder to read my mail in order to post a related sidebar ad.
Go to http://tinyurl.com/adtbpa for Google's latest contribution.
--- In email@example.com, "Pete B." <georgeyyy@...> wrote:
> Please continue any and all of your pop-pop posts & questions. I doubt
> that any of us can recall all that is in our archives. Old Frank does
> better than most and can usually point you in the right direction.
> No matter how simple the questions they frequently spark an idea or two.
> What's that saying? "The only dumb question is the one you don't ask"!
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Sailboat Modeler"
> <sailboat.modeler@> wrote:
> > Yes, it would seem that a trip to the archives is in order.
> Embarrasingly, that is something I usually do when joining a new group
> so as to avoid just such an unpleasant moment as this.
> > Thanks to all for your delicate reminders, I shall be doing a bit of
> reading over the next little while and will limit my future posts to
> those that are of certifiable worth or are simply inquisitive in nature.
> Apologies to all for missing the mark so widely, hopefully someone was
> at least wryly amused by this...
> > Regards,
> > Ken Berry
> > Captain, SS "Chagrin"
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: Frank McNeill
> > To: email@example.com
> > Sent: Saturday, March 07, 2009 7:34 AM
> > Subject: [pop-pop-steamboats] Re: Bending Square Tubing (was: USS
> > Hi Ken
> > You apparently have not visited the group to search for posts about
> square tubing, or to visit our photos and files sections. If you had,
> you might have found photos of the little wooden boat Popflea and a pdf
> file of a magazine article that inspired Richard Jenkins' use of square
> brass tubing for a square tube horseshoe engine with superior
> performance over boats with coiled round tube or diaphragm boilers.
> > Frank