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I gave up using a local DME years ago - their prices were absurd and the selection was terrible. Thankfully the internet allowed me to find what I wanted. Only problem then was getting the insurance company to reimburse me for the expenditures. oldman
02-12-2016 04:35 PM
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Post: #12
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Mine has a local office where is was once possible to pick up supplies.
Now, it's by mail order. I'm in a Medicare competitive bid area.
I've only needed a new cushion for 2 weeks now. Good thing it's not a pint of blood.

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Post: #13
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(02-12-2016 01:30 PM)justMongo Wrote:  I think Homer was asking about the Nuclear Launch Codes!

Nope, did not have those.

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Post: #14
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It's 1,2,3,4,5

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Post: #15
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ahem...

is it safe?

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Tongue Suck Technique for prevention of mouth breathing:
  • Place your tongue behind your front teeth on the roof of your mouth
  • let your tongue fill the space between the upper molars
  • gently suck to form a light vacuum
Practising during the day can help you to keep it at night

هههههه هههههه هههههه هههههه هههههه هههههه هههههه هههههه هههههه هههههه هههههه هههههه هههههه هههههه
02-13-2016 01:38 PM
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Post: #16
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Daria got the reference! like

And in my younger days, I did handle launch codes.
02-13-2016 02:44 PM
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Post: #17
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Me too. My friends an I built a water balloon catapult.

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Post: #18
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(02-13-2016 04:24 PM)justMongo Wrote:  Me too. My friends an I built a water balloon catapult.

When I was a student at Montana School Mines, we built a super water baloon gub that would launch them from a building top a distance of about 1000 feer. It took four of us to put it into battery.

Ah... those were days. Today, we probably would have been arrested and charged with assualy and battery using a lethal weapon. There are so many things that we did that kids can't today.


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Post: #19
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My buddy had one of these: [Image: 60mm2_md.jpg]

It uses calcium carbide and water to make acetylene. We used to fire it at the busy traffic.
(I was about 12.)

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02-13-2016 06:19 PM
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Post: #20
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(02-13-2016 06:19 PM)justMongo Wrote:  My buddy had one of these: [Image: 60mm2_md.jpg]

It uses calcium carbide and water to make acetylene. We used to fire it at the busy traffic.
(I was about 12.)

Carbide cannons used to be very popular. I haven't seen one in years.

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