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by Mountaineer
Wed Apr 08, 2020 2:27 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Solar & Survival?
Replies: 14
Views: 177

Re: Solar & Survival?

Battery life: “How long will my battery last?” I get this question a lot. The real question is, though, not how long batteries last, but how long SHOULD batteries last. Batteries have three distinct measures of life (run-time, shelf life and cycle life), and each type of battery chemistry has a dif...
by Mountaineer
Wed Apr 08, 2020 1:41 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Solar & Survival?
Replies: 14
Views: 177

Re: Solar & Survival?

Battery life: “How long will my battery last?” I get this question a lot. The real question is, though, not how long batteries last, but how long SHOULD batteries last. Batteries have three distinct measures of life (run-time, shelf life and cycle life), and each type of battery chemistry has a diff...
by Mountaineer
Wed Apr 08, 2020 11:34 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Coronavirus General Discussion
Replies: 1357
Views: 27685

Re: Coronavirus General Discussion

Well, three out of the three times I tried to switch on NPR today and yesterday, they were focusing on how in the U.S., African-Americans represent a disproportionately large % of the deaths from coronavirus. Not a surprise, because of diabetes stats, etc. But the way they talk about it, I feel lik...
by Mountaineer
Wed Apr 08, 2020 9:37 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: YouTube Junkie
Replies: 777
Views: 161630

Re: YouTube Junkie

That said, I'm realizing I do use one form of texting or instant messaging. Messenger. I use it via Facebook and I was using it last night with two musicians plus I'll use it for "live" chats with softball teammates. Vinny Not to derail the thread further, but I'm surprised you use Facebook/Messeng...
by Mountaineer
Wed Apr 08, 2020 8:17 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: YouTube Junkie
Replies: 777
Views: 161630

Re: YouTube Junkie

That said, I'm realizing I do use one form of texting or instant messaging. Messenger. I use it via Facebook and I was using it last night with two musicians plus I'll use it for "live" chats with softball teammates. Vinny Not to derail the thread further, but I'm surprised you use Facebook/Messeng...
by Mountaineer
Wed Apr 08, 2020 8:12 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Figuring Out Religion
Replies: 4363
Views: 491836

Re: Figuring Out Religion

Here is an encouraging message for this day. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XYSVq-D ... e=youtu.be
by Mountaineer
Wed Apr 08, 2020 6:56 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Daily "Check In" Thread For Us
Replies: 260
Views: 3220

Re: Daily "Check In" Thread For Us

Good morning, and welcome to another beautiful day in the neighborhood. Here is some relatively obscure history material to keep you occupied if you are wondering how to stay busy during the quarantine. Enjoy. Maddy, you might enjoy the first article in the second link to get a perspective on living...
by Mountaineer
Tue Apr 07, 2020 4:34 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Impeach!
Replies: 1
Views: 68

Re: Impeach!

Re impeach: I’m with Vinny on this. In the Newton’s third law of motion sense. ;)
by Mountaineer
Tue Apr 07, 2020 11:08 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Kat Klub
Replies: 178
Views: 2484

Re: Kat Klub

I'm a bit surprised in this Kat thread that no one has mentioned the passing of Honor Blackman. ;) The name is James, James Bond. She was briefly in my sig. Pussy Galore + the zoo tiger + Detroit’s “Mr Tiger.” Rough week for cats. Edit: whoops, she’s still in there. I guess the font I chose is too ...
by Mountaineer
Tue Apr 07, 2020 9:44 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Daily "Check In" Thread For Us
Replies: 260
Views: 3220

Re: Daily "Check In" Thread For Us

Thursday, September 1, 1994 A Matter of Degree: How a Jury Decided That a Coffee Spill Is Worth $2.9 Million --- McDonald's Callousness Was Real Issue, Jurors Say, In Case of Burned Woman --- How Hot Do You Like It? I still think jury awards have gotten completely out of control: 1. it is costing e...
by Mountaineer
Tue Apr 07, 2020 6:00 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Kat Klub
Replies: 178
Views: 2484

Re: Kat Klub

I'm a bit surprised in this Kat thread that no one has mentioned the passing of Honor Blackman. ;)

The name is James, James Bond.
by Mountaineer
Tue Apr 07, 2020 5:54 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Daily "Check In" Thread For Us
Replies: 260
Views: 3220

Re: Daily "Check In" Thread For Us

Good morning all. Here is something to brighten your day.
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