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Offline SamT

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« on: July 12, 2013, 10:16:58 am »

Received this in an email....

Wonder if they could find me some cave... ;D

http://www.campaignmailer.co.uk/1255845155/16603871372851133672/

Offline Roger W

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Re: "Stratascan"
« Reply #1 on: July 12, 2013, 11:12:12 am »
Aha!  The scientific alternative to dowsing!
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Re: "Stratascan"
« Reply #2 on: July 12, 2013, 12:10:32 pm »
Just down the road from SWCC where they carried out that scan. Not on limestone unfortunately.

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Re: "Stratascan"
« Reply #3 on: July 12, 2013, 01:12:15 pm »
Aha!  The scientific alternative to dowsing!

 >:( Do you have anything against dowsing?  ;)

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Re: "Stratascan"
« Reply #4 on: July 12, 2013, 02:12:41 pm »
As I think I said once before on here somewhere, I'm sure some people are more sensitive than others to signals or impressions from the world around them,  and are able to detect things (like magnetic fields, water, subterranean voids or chocolate) in ways that others can't.

The trouble is that no-one seems to have been able to put these powers through a rigorous scientific investigation that would satisfy the likes of certain people on this forum...    ;)

My fault - I shouldn't have mentioned the D word...   
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Re: "Stratascan"
« Reply #5 on: July 12, 2013, 05:38:04 pm »
Aha!  The scientific alternative to dowsing!

 >:( Do you have anything against dowsing?  ;)

Yes, it doesn't work:coffee:
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Re: "Stratascan"
« Reply #6 on: July 12, 2013, 09:05:13 pm »
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Re: "Stratascan"
« Reply #7 on: July 12, 2013, 09:40:59 pm »
Have you tried a lucky seaweed ouija tealeaf horseshoe?

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Re: "Stratascan"
« Reply #8 on: July 12, 2013, 09:45:04 pm »
Have you tried a lucky seaweed ouija tealeaf horseshoe?

As an aperitif, yes.
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Re: "Stratascan"
« Reply #9 on: July 12, 2013, 10:11:55 pm »
Have you tried a lucky seaweed ouija tealeaf horseshoe?

It only works if you go steady on the ouija, use Ceylon tea,  and use a pre 1940's horseshoe, the first atomic test desensitised all iron after that. I have found that Bladderwrack is best for seaweed, although Carageen will do at a pinch.  :smartass:
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