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If all the nitty-gritty details of what goes where on the fire truck are spelled out in the purchasing specifications and made known to potential bidders before the bid opening, Dilweed will come up with accurate pricing for the bid.
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By Bill Adams Morning coffee with the Raisin Squad occasionally regresses to conversation topics we’ve previously beaten to death. Some white hairs have short memories. One recent dialog started with the Squad criticizing the warning lights on a local fire chief’s car. It was the usual: “Why the hell does he need so many lights?”...
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By Bill Adams White hairs with too much time on their hands take the most insignificant item and blow it all to hell. Myself and another seasoned citizen were at a recent trade show passing judgement on the latest and greatest in fire truck innovations (i.e. wondering why things ain’t like they used to be)....
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One of the white hairs wobbled in for morning coffee and started babbling like a brook because he overheard a couple of young guys saying they didn’t know what a hose clamp was let alone how to use one. That started a talkathon about using hose clamps.