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Old 2020-06-23, 16:09   #46
Jun 2020

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Originally Posted by storm5510 View Post
Off-topic, somewhat.

Seeing all the fractions in the pizza video reminded me of my father. He worked over 25 years in a road construction machine factory. He could look at a bolt head or a nut and say what size it was. He would get 8th's and 16th's right every time. He was also a part-time carpenter. He could glance at a tape-measure and do the same thing. He struggled with millimeters when it became common much later in his life.
In my opinion this is right on topic. Imagine living your entire life learning and perfecting something one way and then having a new system or way of doing something introduced. It would be difficult for most people to just accept it as is and understand it right away. Thank you for your post.
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