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#1811604
Paul_Sengupta wrote:What exactly do you do with the cheese?


Fondue if I know...

Must admit that I've never heard of "cheese" applied to coiling ropes. Very neat; wish I could keep the various cables in this house from sinuously entangling themselves. You get them all neat and tidy, go and make a cuppa, then when you get back, they've become another plate of spaghetti.
#1811606
Hooligan wrote:
Paul_Sengupta wrote:What exactly do you do with the cheese?


Fondue if I know...

Must admit that I've never heard of "cheese" applied to coiling ropes. Very neat; wish I could keep the various cables in this house from sinuously entangling themselves. You get them all neat and tidy, go and make a cuppa, then when you get back, they've become another plate of spaghetti.


Perhaps you've had a visit from the Italian branch of The Borrowers ? :mrgreen:
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#1811613
Hooligan wrote:They can get knotted! :lol:


that's the expression which I used to use when teaching Air Cadets about Induced Drag :)

[of the vortices formed by the interaction of airflows above and below the wing when they met at the traling edge of the wingtip]
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