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beam me up scottie Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Sep-12-05 11:43 PM
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1. Really ? Three people ?
I'm going to print out those instructions and hand them out at work.
Then I'll feed my co-workers paranoid fears...
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  -Just to be a smarta$$, it really is DUCK, not duct, tape. johnaries  Sep-12-05 11:40 PM   #0 
  - Really ? Three people ?  beam me up scottie   Sep-12-05 11:43 PM   #1 
  - "Duck Tape" is a brand name. It is DUCT tape.  OrlandoGator   Sep-12-05 11:46 PM   #2 
  - Actually, it was developed for the Army for ammunition boxes  johnaries   Sep-12-05 11:48 PM   #3 
  - You're obviously a better tape historian than me.  OrlandoGator   Sep-12-05 11:50 PM   #4 
  - I think I heard this, and I was surprised about duck vs. duct. I do bet  WiseButAngrySara   Sep-12-05 11:54 PM   #7 
  - Until a few minutes ago I would have agreed with you!  karlrschneider   Sep-12-05 11:54 PM   #6 
  - It is both  theHandpuppet   Sep-12-05 11:53 PM   #5 
  - Is "cotton duck fabric" from an animal or a plant? nt  Eric J in MN   Sep-12-05 11:56 PM   #8 
  - Cotton  theHandpuppet   Sep-13-05 12:01 AM   #10 
  - What about wool?  Vickers   Sep-13-05 07:57 AM   #20 
  - duck is a cotton fabric  mopinko   Sep-13-05 08:02 AM   #22 
  - OK, it's a TIE! It's BOTH!  johnaries   Sep-12-05 11:57 PM   #9 
     - Now you both get a cold one!  theHandpuppet   Sep-13-05 12:02 AM   #11 
  - Duck tape, duct tape...  brook   Sep-13-05 12:23 AM   #12 
  - Hell, Red Green could tell you that!  theHandpuppet   Sep-13-05 07:03 AM   #16 
  - The film business mostly uses GAFFERS tape, not duck tape  Cronus Protagonist   Sep-13-05 07:39 AM   #18 
  - actually, it's gaffer tape . . . for musicians, anyhow . . . n/t  OneBlueSky   Sep-13-05 02:04 AM   #13 
  - I thought gaffer tape  Oeditpus Rex   Sep-13-05 02:09 AM   #14 
     - actually, you're right . . .  OneBlueSky   Sep-13-05 02:29 AM   #15 
  - And it is the worst thing to use on A/C "ducts"  Lochloosa   Sep-13-05 07:05 AM   #17 
  - Whatever...but "Duckie" makes a great nickname.  tanyev   Sep-13-05 07:49 AM   #19 
  - Proof  graywarrior   Sep-13-05 07:59 AM   #21 
  - Better tell "Duck" that their duct tape is duck tape  TwilightZone   Sep-13-05 08:29 AM   #23 

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