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Re: Macrophotography

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Imperial is the reason Americans can add, subtract, multiply and divide fractions ... on-the-fly. Foreigners have to covert to decimal.

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ed wrote:
Thu Apr 30, 2020 11:11 am
Remind me again how many screws with metric threads are in those lunar landers that we left up there?
When are you going to tidy up the mess you left? Or will that be outsourced to China?
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When have you ever known us to tidy up our messes?
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Fair point.
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Re: Macrophotography

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Andy Griffith already did it in his spaceship Salvage 1.

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We invented "salvage"
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ed wrote:
Thu Apr 30, 2020 11:11 am
Remind me again how many screws with metric threads are in those lunar landers that we left up there?
Come on, gramps, that was half a century ago. How about Saturn? You used cubits and avoirdupois?

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Sorry ed. Traditional English measure is OK for the grocery store and some firearms, but even Mopar has succumbed.

Whoever is next on the Moon will be metric, even if it is the USA.
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Re: Macrophotography

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Witness wrote:
Thu Apr 30, 2020 11:55 pm
ed wrote:
Thu Apr 30, 2020 11:11 am
Remind me again how many screws with metric threads are in those lunar landers that we left up there?
Come on, gramps, that was half a century ago. How about Saturn? You used cubits and avoirdupois?
Careful, we might make you convert at gunpoint.
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Abdul Alhazred wrote:
Fri May 01, 2020 12:30 am
Sorry ed. Traditional English measure is OK for the grocery store and some firearms, but even Mopar has succumbed.

Whoever is next on the Moon will be metric, even if it is the USA.
Been there, done that.
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