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    That was interesting
    Never thought that, that is a Paternoster
    So does that little dorp just keep going round and round, you can escape from the real world just by stepping out, and go back just by stepping in?

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    Loma del pliegue tumbado, El Chalten, Argentina

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dudleytheplumber View Post
    That was interesting
    Never thought that, that is a Paternoster
    So does that little dorp just keep going round and round, you can escape from the real world just by stepping out, and go back just by stepping in?
    In the Wikipedia article it says that the name comes from the first two words of Our Lord's prayer in Latin: Our Father
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    Quote Originally Posted by jfh View Post
    In the Wikipedia article it says that the name comes from the first two words of Our Lord's prayer in Latin: Our Father
    I'm guessing the similarity of the Paternoster lift cubicle arrangement, to that of the church confessional conjoined booths, gave rise to the name being used for the lift.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dudleytheplumber View Post
    That was interesting
    Never thought that, that is a Paternoster
    So does that little dorp just keep going round and round, you can escape from the real world just by stepping out, and go back just by stepping in?
    I've stayed there once....once....once.......feels just like you describe.
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    "Boxed in" by Lin Yung Cheng

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    Well I always thought the confessional booth was a paternoster.
    Quote Originally Posted by Patrick L View Post
    I'm guessing the similarity of the Paternoster lift cubicle arrangement, to that of the church confessional conjoined booths, gave rise to the name being used for the lift.


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    The hull of a tank (Panzer 68) being quenched in oil

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    The hull of a tank (Panzer 68) being quenched in oil

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    Fascinating. It is a large structure and one would think that it would be done differently. Imagine the flare ups.

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Panzer_68

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    Dash-mounted coffee makers for Volkswagen vehicles in the late '50s.

    Would love to get one of these for my 59....more info here: https://www.thedrive.com/news/36295/...accessory-ever

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    Ouse Valley Viaduct, EnglandClick image for larger version. 

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    Quote Originally Posted by avk View Post
    Dash-mounted coffee makers for Volkswagen vehicles in the late '50s.

    Would love to get one of these for my 59....more info here: https://www.thedrive.com/news/36295/...accessory-ever

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    Rally stopwatches and a coffee machine? Bit of a dichotomy...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Peter Connan View Post
    Rally stopwatches and a coffee machine? Bit of a dichotomy...
    For sure.
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    Butt ve vant to time das kaffee machine precisely, ja?
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    Ek het nou klaar gewerk, maar ek weet nie of die bank daarvan gaan hou nie...

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    Some more about Fuscas


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