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Old 06-03-2009, 06:40 PM   #11951
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It is not a tester of any sort, nor is it a fan base. I've already given the answer, minus 4 letters.
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Old 06-04-2009, 07:14 PM   #11952
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Here's another version.
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Old 06-04-2009, 07:57 PM   #11953
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It's used for installing prom chips so you don't bend the prongs??? ...but I don't know the name.
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Old 06-05-2009, 05:59 AM   #11954
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You're really, really, really, *really* close, MKAS... I'll go ahead and give it to you, because it is used just prior to installing. The original picture posted is an IC Lead Straightener. It's used to straighten the pins *before* installing. The last example I posted does both. You're up!

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Old 06-05-2009, 07:24 AM   #11955
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Woo hoo!

Okay, my turn:

What is this building? It has a specific name. (and I'll give a clue: obviously it's in a city...but this city is in the eastern US)
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Old 06-05-2009, 01:48 PM   #11956
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What? No guesses yet?? Okay...the city is DC.
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Old 06-07-2009, 06:12 AM   #11957
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What? No guesses yet?? Okay...the city is DC.
famous hotel?
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Old 06-07-2009, 07:19 AM   #11958
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No not a hotel. Here's another clue: this building is on 13th street.
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Old 06-07-2009, 02:32 PM   #11959
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13th? mmm unlucky for some hey?
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Old 06-08-2009, 09:26 AM   #11960
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Is it the Warner Theatre???????????
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