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Re: Advanced Snake Oil

Postby soundbrigade » Tue Feb 07, 2017 3:00 pm

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You are getting very sle-e-e-e-py....

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Re: Advanced Snake Oil

Postby hilldweller » Tue Feb 07, 2017 7:18 pm

Very Tubular. Is that 78 rpm? (lol)
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Re: Advanced Snake Oil

Postby soundbrigade » Sun Feb 12, 2017 3:58 am

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Re: Advanced Snake Oil

Postby Geek » Sun Feb 12, 2017 2:05 pm

I bet Acadian molou can top lutfisk for ick (sick)
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Re: Advanced Snake Oil

Postby EWBrown » Sun Feb 12, 2017 3:29 pm

Or Vietnamese Nuoc Mam (sick) Nuoc means "Water", "Mam" is generically applied to "Fish".

Fermented (rotten) fish sauce, with an extremely pungent "aroma"... (eat) A few drops goes a LONG way.

The Nuoc Mam available in USA is a rather weak and timid version. :/

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Re: Advanced Snake Oil

Postby soundbrigade » Sun Feb 12, 2017 3:49 pm

OK! OK! OK! :/

Here I tell you about lutfisk, or lutefish as some spell it.

It is made from dried fish, a bit like cod. To make the "logs" edible they have to be processed, so the hard pieces of dried fish is put in lye for a period, cannot remember for how long. When the fish is sort of back to its "old self", it has to be thorougly rinsed in water, preferable running water until all lye is washed away.
When cocking the fish, ts is put in the oven, covered with tin foil and baked. Most of the fish disappears, ending up as water, the rest is a white, slightly translucent spongy stuff that tastes absolutely nothing. It is not smelling anything and as I just wrote lacks taste at all, so it is served with a gravy made of milk, flour, spiced with either mustard or black pepper, potatoes and peas.
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Re: Advanced Snake Oil

Postby EWBrown » Mon Feb 13, 2017 1:20 pm

Two new Ikea products, some assembly required.

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Re: Advanced Snake Oil

Postby EWBrown » Mon Feb 13, 2017 1:34 pm

Another form of tube rolling:

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Re: Advanced Snake Oil

Postby Geek » Tue Feb 14, 2017 12:42 am

0.0833 FT ... 10.16 CM


Mixed measurements like that is a very Canadian thing (lol)

Typical "3/4" plywood is sold in 4' x8' x 19mm sheets =:o
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