On 23/04/2014 9:15 AM, MikeS wrote: <snip> > > ----- Original Message ----- From: "Clockmeister" > <firstname.lastname@example.org> > To: <email@example.com> > Sent: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 9:01 PM > Subject: Re: Interesting programming description for bank selection > >>> Pshaw! That's why the Americans invented Vise Grips! >>> >> >> Heh ;-) >> >>> Can't please some people; complain about the Yanks using the (British) >>> *Imperial* system, and still complain when they try to make you >>> happy by >>> switching to metric... >>> >>> Bet you don't have those odd Torx-like bits/sockets they use in >>> Audis and >>> Mercs either, for example... >>> >> >> I do as a matter of fact, and there is nothing odd about them. > > There is in the US ;-) > Given that you have plenty of European cars driving around in the US, as well as being a product of US manufacturing industry conglomeration I beg to differ ;-) > What are they called, BTW? > We call them Torx bits/sockets but they are also known as star bits/sockets in other places. Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing listReceived on 2014-04-23 02:01:18
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