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"if it don't work, get a bigger hammer"
surprisingly that is very true, scary if you think about it, knuckleheads working on high pressure and flammable petroleum products.
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... so very cro magnon...
... and the contrasting nature of these impressions, within the one brief post
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Perhaps rick can fill in for mosey with the prose!!
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I really like the “drop something heavy on it repeatedly” part, myself. It’s so very cro magnon - bash with rock until I achieve result.
Not everyone has a TrackHoe to park on top of it....

You could put it in a hydraulic press and reduce it's height by 50%!
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Noooo, just as a back up....lol

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Lol, I'm not going out

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