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David Hansen David Hansen is offline
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Default leccy on de fiddle....Teehee!!

On Sat, 30 Sep 2006 03:16:46 +0100 someone who may be "p.mc"
nothanks.ok wrote this:-

I've just tried an old one, but instead of the wheel rotating back, it just
turns back a bit then stops, as if this meter has some kind of anti rewind
thingy.


It has a ratchet mechanism to stop the wheel going backwards. Many
dial meters do.



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