DIYAPASON-L Digest #740 - Sunday, February 2, 2003
 
Re: [Residence Organs]  abbreviations
  by "Alwyn V. H. Farey-Jones" <avhfj@direcpc.com>
Re: [Residence Organs]  abbreviations
  by <AL12TONE@aol.com>
ALL READ Re: [Residence Organs]  abbreviations
  by "David Scribner" <david@blackiris.com>
wood carving tools
  by "wcjharrisville" <wcjharrisville@webryders.net>
 

(back) Subject: Re: [Residence Organs] abbreviations From: "Alwyn V. H. Farey-Jones" <avhfj@direcpc.com> Date: Sun, 02 Feb 2003 11:48:24 -0500   But an "s" is the standard way of denoting a plural, yes? :-)   ----- Original Message ----- From: "First Christian Church of Casey, Illinois" <kzrev@rr1.net> To: <DIYAPASON-L@pipechat.org> Sent: Friday, January 31, 2003 10:23 AM Subject: [Residence Organs] abbreviations     > RE: op. and opp.: > I dunno, but we do the same thing with: > Manuscript ms. and mss. > Verse vs and vss. > > Dennis Steckley > > Ich liebe meine Katzen > > > > > DIYAPASON-L: a Discussion list for owners and builders of their own > Residence Pipe Organs. > HOMEPAGE : http://www.diyapason.pipechat.org > List: mailto:DIYAPASON-L@pipechat.org > Administration: mailto:owner-DIYAPASON@pipechat.org > >  
(back) Subject: Re: [Residence Organs] abbreviations From: <AL12TONE@aol.com> Date: Sun, 2 Feb 2003 12:01:30 EST   >>But an "s" is the standard way of denoting a plural, yes? :-)<< (snip) True, but there are many exceptions: fish, fish; goose, geese; mouse, = mice; etc. and non-English based words (such as opus) offer other exceptions: alumnus, alumni; alumna, alumnae; radius, radii...   BTW we use p for page and pp for pages; m for measure and mm for measures; = f for following (page) and ff for following (pages); among the various "shorthand" abbreviations.   Al Blatter (who is just finishing up a blower enclosure...) Cheers!  
(back) Subject: ALL READ Re: [Residence Organs] abbreviations From: "David Scribner" <david@blackiris.com> Date: Sun, 2 Feb 2003 12:51:57 -0600   Folks   We are getting WAY OFF topic here - Let's please drop this   Thanks   David -- ********************************************************* David Scribner, Owner DIYAPASON-L - a mailing list for the owners/builders of their own home pipe organ mailto:owner-DIYAPASON@pipechat.org  
(back) Subject: wood carving tools From: "wcjharrisville" <wcjharrisville@webryders.net> Date: Sun, 2 Feb 2003 17:09:05 -0500   This is a multi-part message in MIME format.   ------=3D_NextPart_000_0009_01C2CADD.CA5D71E0 Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"iso-8859-1" Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable   This is an odd request - I have constructed an organ case of oak for =3D our home. It is fashoned after the upper part of the "swallows nest" =3D organ in the Cathedral of Metz in France, reduced in size to 75% of =3D original. There are a number of solid mahogany panels that I wish to =3D carve myself. Does anyone have some old, used carving tools they =3D wouldn't mind parting with? (I guess we organ folks just love to do =3D everything ourselves, whether we know anything about it or not!) Will   ------=3D_NextPart_000_0009_01C2CADD.CA5D71E0 Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"iso-8859-1" Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable   <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"> <HTML><HEAD> <META http-equiv=3D3DContent-Type content=3D3D"text/html; =3D charset=3D3Diso-8859-1"> <META content=3D3D"MSHTML 6.00.2719.2200" name=3D3DGENERATOR> <STYLE></STYLE> </HEAD> <BODY bgColor=3D3D#ffffff> <DIV><FONT face=3D3DArial size=3D3D2>This is an odd request&nbsp; - I have = =3D constructed=3D20 an organ&nbsp;case of oak for our home.&nbsp; It is&nbsp;fashoned after = =3D the=3D20 upper part of the "swallows nest" organ in the Cathedral of Metz in=3D20 France,&nbsp; reduced in size to 75% of original.&nbsp; There are a =3D number of=3D20 solid mahogany panels that I wish to carve myself.&nbsp; Does anyone =3D have some=3D20 old, used carving tools they wouldn't mind parting with?&nbsp; (I guess = =3D we organ=3D20 folks just love to do everything ourselves, whether we know anything =3D about it or=3D20 not!)&nbsp; Will</FONT></DIV></BODY></HTML>   ------=3D_NextPart_000_0009_01C2CADD.CA5D71E0--