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Search: Posts Made By: YM-Mundrabilla
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 19th October 2019, 10:48
Replies: 206
Views: 18,741
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
Thanks Dave. That was my understanding too...

Thanks Dave.
That was my understanding too although I thought Sweden not that it matters.
Without any basis I wonder if 'he was silenced'.
Geoff (YM)
Forum: The Radio Room 19th October 2019, 08:57
Replies: 11
Views: 359
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
“Used but good” Sounds like my stock of...

“Used but good”

Sounds like my stock of light globes and lawn mower spark plugs.(Jester)

(until you need to use them that is ...............)
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 19th October 2019, 05:51
Replies: 206
Views: 18,741
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
Nauclear was a frequent poster a year or two ago...

Nauclear was a frequent poster a year or two ago who no longer posts.
Forum: Say Hello 12th October 2019, 06:20
Replies: 2
Views: 181
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
Pete, Here is an example (I hope) and the steps...

Pete,
Here is an example (I hope) and the steps taken to achieve it (again, I hope):


Pick a post (like yours above)
Click on 'quote'
Say something like 'pic below'
Go advanced
Attach...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 9th October 2019, 01:03
Replies: 7
Views: 1,229
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
Double Acting, Not sure that any of this...

Double Acting,

Not sure that any of this will help but it might?
On the top Command Line there is a heading called 'View'. This will give three options:

One page
Two pages
Page width

I...
Forum: The Engine Room 4th October 2019, 10:24
Replies: 14
Views: 1,518
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
If the rail industry is any sort of a guide it...

If the rail industry is any sort of a guide it will happen!

The Tasmanian Railways (whatever they were called that day) rails bulk cement in train loads from Railton to Devonport for export by sea...
Forum: The Engine Room 2nd October 2019, 01:11
Replies: 71
Views: 7,677
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
In K-Mart years ago when, amongst all the other...

In K-Mart years ago when, amongst all the other stuff, they sold car batteries. I had bought a battery and lifted it from the trolley to the check out for the young bird to scan it.

It didn't scan...
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 29th September 2019, 13:45
Replies: 16
Views: 1,103
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
Welcome back Sister. You have been missed. ...

Welcome back Sister.
You have been missed.
Good to hear that you and Bozo are both well.
Forum: United States Navy 20th September 2019, 04:38
Replies: 19
Views: 1,601
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
Had a screen based thermometer thingy for...

Had a screen based thermometer thingy for recording temperatures inside rail ore wagons in Port Hedland eleven years ago. Bit of a heat wave at the time and the temperature went up to almost 50 C...
Forum: Ship Research 30th August 2019, 02:15
Replies: 5
Views: 357
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
Was it not Burns Philp rather than Burns Philip?

Was it not Burns Philp rather than Burns Philip?
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 14th August 2019, 12:46
Replies: 299
Views: 27,275
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
US Navy and Boeing both now 'in the same...

US Navy and Boeing both now 'in the same boat'!!!! Too smart by half.
To many clever dicks and geeks and too few who 'have 'been there and done that', perhaps.
It's the way of the world these...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 27th July 2019, 04:19
Replies: 6
Views: 905
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
Not quite.

Not quite.
Forum: Computers and The Internet 26th July 2019, 01:59
Replies: 6
Views: 905
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
Thanks Jim. I will try that. Regards Geoff ...

Thanks Jim.
I will try that.
Regards
Geoff

EDIT:
Even better Jim. (Applause)
Just cleaned all the glassware - works a treat (now). Thanks again.
Geoff
Forum: Computers and The Internet 25th July 2019, 10:19
Replies: 6
Views: 905
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
Epson V600 Scanner problem

Anybody know anything, please?

I found another stash of old slides this arvo and intend(ed) to post a few on here BUT!

The scanner is putting a vertical green stripe on the scanned images so...
Forum: Ship Research 23rd July 2019, 01:31
Replies: 5
Views: 452
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
Thanks all. Much appreciated. In simple...

Thanks all.
Much appreciated.
In simple terms, my thoughts were more or less correct.
Geoff (YM)
Forum: Ship Research 22nd July 2019, 10:26
Replies: 5
Views: 452
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
Range v Radius

One sometimes sees in a ship's technical data 'range' and sometimes 'radius'.

Rightly or wrongly I interpret these as:


'Range' = from A to wherever until you run out of fuel.
'Radius' =...
Forum: Say Hello 11th July 2019, 07:09
Replies: 9
Views: 767
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
Welcome Gwaunb0y to SN. I too am a sufferer of...

Welcome Gwaunb0y to SN.
I too am a sufferer of the Melbourne weather today. (Cloud)
You, sailing with BHP, and me 'sailing' with the rail industry may well have been in competition for the slab...
Forum: The Engine Room 28th May 2019, 10:47
Replies: 71
Views: 7,677
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
Forgive me for I am konfuzed. Is the LH valve...

Forgive me for I am konfuzed.
Is the LH valve bit a belated April Fool's joke?
If so, on one hand, it has reached the stage that I don't know whether to believe it or not whilst, on the other hand,...
Forum: The Engine Room 12th May 2019, 10:40
Replies: 88
Views: 14,468
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
To do anything other than try to 'spin' out of...

To do anything other than try to 'spin' out of the 'non-existent' problem would be an admission of a bum decision in the first place. Any admission of a problem would be, of course, politically...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 5th May 2019, 03:24
Replies: 36
Ink
Views: 3,494
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
Those were the days ................. Some...

Those were the days .................

Some kids used to drink the ink at my school. !!!!

Other problems were the bureaucracy was unable to match the size of the holes in the desk with the...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 27th April 2019, 04:48
Replies: 36
Ink
Views: 3,494
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
I may have said all this before in an earlier...

I may have said all this before in an earlier thread. If so, my apologies but it might help someone on here in Oz at least.

I have had a Canon iP3600 printer for many years and it has served me...
Forum: The Engine Room 23rd April 2019, 03:52
Replies: 88
Views: 14,468
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
As a railwayman, we always put locomotives on the...

As a railwayman, we always put locomotives on the head end. (Jester)
Forum: The Engine Room 22nd April 2019, 12:53
Replies: 88
Views: 14,468
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
Is 'stud iron' what us ill informed amateurs...

Is 'stud iron' what us ill informed amateurs would call 'running thread' here in Oz?

ie a 'headless' rod threaded for its entire length?
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 10th April 2019, 08:21
Replies: 206
Views: 18,741
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
To all intents and purposes I stopped posting...

To all intents and purposes I stopped posting photos during the 'big photo' and temporary (although we did not know that at the time) gallery loss. I now rarely post photos here and only 'expendable'...
Forum: The Bridge 29th March 2019, 00:01
Replies: 57
Views: 5,079
Posted By YM-Mundrabilla
'Anyway, how wide is 2 football pitches?' ...

'Anyway, how wide is 2 football pitches?'

It is a combination of an unspecified number of Eiffel Towers, Statues of Liberty, double decker busses and one jumbo jet.
EDIT: I forgot to add in the...
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