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Handy Electrical Dictionary - 1910 #151936
06/09/03 04:08 PM
06/09/03 04:08 PM
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I came across this small book entitled "Handy Electrical Dictionary". It measures about 2 x 5 inches (pocket-size) and was published in 1910:

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Here's a page from it showing 'Neutral' definitions:

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Re: Handy Electrical Dictionary - 1910 #151937
06/13/03 12:03 AM
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ThinkGood  Offline
Joined: Aug 2002
Posts: 1,081
Milwaukee, WI
Neutral Gear: The one that makes you stop to wonder why you're not moving anywhere, even though you're putting the pedal to the metal.

Re: Handy Electrical Dictionary - 1910 #151938
09/19/04 07:56 PM
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Theelectrikid  Offline
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Posts: 810
Levittown, PA
LOL Thinkgood! My mother still drives a stick shift, even though she's broken her left "clutch" foot twice...

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Re: Handy Electrical Dictionary - 1910 #151939
09/23/04 02:54 PM
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Texas_Ranger  Offline
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Posts: 2,407
Vienna, Austria
Here in Austria you have to learn driving on a stick shift, otherwise you'll have marked in your license you aren't allowed to drive a stick shift. And they are far more common here than they are in the US.

Re: Handy Electrical Dictionary - 1910 #151940
10/21/04 06:02 PM
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DougW  Offline
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Posts: 1,143
North Chicago, IL
And here folks think that the "pocket ref" and "Ugly's electrical" guides are new...


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