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#202243 - 07/24/11 07:17 PM Cheaper than polishing
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Printing is cheaper than polishing off the sharp edges.

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#202245 - 07/25/11 07:31 AM Re: Cheaper than polishing [Re: gfretwell]
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Is this another classic of a "CYA"??
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#202249 - 07/27/11 04:09 AM Re: Cheaper than polishing [Re: gfretwell]
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...like the Toyota I drove about in Dharan during GWI which had a notice on the wing-mirror to the effect that stuff seen in reflection was not its true size? I'd have preferred a warning notice on the dash that bozos with tea-towels clamped to their heads with bungee-cords were prone to take short cuts and drive toward you on the wrong side of the freeway at closing speeds of over 120mph....but that's just me. eek
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#202250 - 07/27/11 04:15 AM Re: Cheaper than polishing [Re: gfretwell]
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...furthermore, Winnebago changed their user instructions after losing a lawsuit bought by a woman who set her cruise control to 55mph, then went in the back to make herself a sandwich!
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#202261 - 07/28/11 05:53 AM Re: Cheaper than polishing [Re: gfretwell]
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Everyone on that jury should have been lined up and run over by a Winnebago. That is as bad as the McDonalds verdict over the woman spilling hot coffee in her lap.
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#202338 - 08/01/11 07:22 AM Re: Cheaper than polishing [Re: gfretwell]
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I know many an EC who got cut on very sharp 1900 covers and utility covers, etc. I called UL about it once, and was told that I would have to send it in to UL so that they look at it. I never got an answer back.
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#202342 - 08/01/11 11:04 AM Re: Cheaper than polishing [Re: gfretwell]
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The 1900 covers and utility covers issue may have been a better complaint issue by sending it to the mfg. Probably Mullbery Metals here in NJ, if they were not 'imports'.

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#202346 - 08/01/11 12:52 PM Re: Cheaper than polishing [Re: gfretwell]
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When you have Pass Seymore printing "sharp edges" on their covers, it is clear they know about it and chose not to fix it.
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#202352 - 08/01/11 04:12 PM Re: Cheaper than polishing [Re: gfretwell]
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Check out the Stella Awards for more, they are dedicated to the inane lawsuits some people try to win...

http://www.stellaawards.com/
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#202377 - 08/01/11 07:37 PM Re: Cheaper than polishing [Re: gfretwell]
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The US Chamber of Commerce sends me the dumbest lawsuit of the month Email every month.
http://www.chamberpost.com/2011/07/most-...-birds-edition/
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