Asteroids

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Re: Asteroids

Post by pinback » Sun Jul 15, 2018 4:56 pm

I saw that! I didn't remember that my actual high score was LYE, not RYE.

I'm comfortable with it.
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Re: Asteroids

Post by Tdarcos » Sun Jul 15, 2018 9:02 pm

Ice Cream Jonsey wrote:
Sun Jul 15, 2018 11:48 am
He said that there were cold solder joints. After 39 years I can accept that some of the solder might have retracted a little. I believe there were a couple of other improvements he said he made but I can't recall what it was. I would expect that barring disaster the thing will be good until I die. It's a rock.
1980s American Manufacturing, some of the last years before the beancounters got in charge of the companies and had them start cutting quality because they thought nobody would notice the products were much shoddier.
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Re: Asteroids

Post by Ice Cream Jonsey » Mon Jul 16, 2018 11:08 am

I'll allow it. I'll allow it, everybody.
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