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Post# 912572   12/25/2016 at 16:03 (295 days old) by Unimatic1140 (Minneapolis)        

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Post# 912580 , Reply# 1   12/25/2016 at 18:04 (295 days old) by Sbond22 (Grove City, Fl. USA)        
Looney's Ready Mixed Concrete

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That is one of the funniest things I've ever seen!

Post# 912585 , Reply# 2   12/25/2016 at 18:18 (295 days old) by Frigilux (The Minnesota Prairie)        

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Wonderful! Thanks for sharing it, Robert.

Post# 912587 , Reply# 3   12/25/2016 at 19:12 (295 days old) by Tomturbomatic (Beltsville, MD)        
Something about the artist

Wait until you read about the Looneys in this link. They are typical of so many people all through history.

 

Note the agitator in the destroyed machine. It has the perforations in the neck of the agitator like the early GEs which used that method to set the water level.

 

Thanks, Robert.



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Post# 912618 , Reply# 4   12/26/2016 at 02:47 (295 days old) by tolivac (greenville nc)        

The Looneys are sure "Looney" alright-this is great!Sometimes-this sort of stuff could happen!

Post# 912653 , Reply# 5   12/26/2016 at 11:40 (294 days old) by turquoisedude (Ogden & St-Liboire (where??), QC, Canada)        
"Lookit dem sparks"

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Hmmm.... reminds me of a couple of my better goof-ups during the restoration process..... *giggle*

 

Thanks for sharing this, Robert!


Post# 912668 , Reply# 6   12/26/2016 at 16:07 (294 days old) by twintubdexter (Palm Springs)        

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"WHAT A CRUST!" I've never heard that expression before. I like it. I'll have to start using it especially since I know so many people where it applies perfectly. I also like using Mr. Howell's expression from the Island..."the man's a bounder"...


Post# 912726 , Reply# 7   12/27/2016 at 09:52 (294 days old) by Tomturbomatic (Beltsville, MD)        

I remember encountering the expression, "You tell 'em, pieface; you've got the crust." It might have been in a Mad Magazine or maybe in a bubble gum comic, but I had to ask my parents what "crust" meant.

Post# 912821 , Reply# 8   12/28/2016 at 06:11 (293 days old) by vacerator (Macomb, Michigan)        
Yes, Bacci says,

I have friend in cement business. You know Bacci?




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