from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In mining, a flat iron bar suspended by chains in a shaft so that it may be raised or lowered at pleasure, and used to support a man engaged in making repairs or changes in the pit-work. The man sits on the bar, and is supported in part by a strap which goes round his body under the arms.


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  • Replaced my old d-link router with one that supports dd-wrt I got the WRT54GL, but check the dd-wrt site for compatibility.

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  • I also just looked and with my current card if I take it up to 2048 x 1556 and hit apply a message comes up and says (d-link) it is out of range and I have to hit the escape key and it goes back to 1024 x 768. coach17

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  • By anonymous some d-link wireless n router (DIR-655) has USB port for printer sharing, which is a better choice than b/g. RSS Feed

  • Ended up with some d-link homelink AV units for $150.

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  • I'd attempted an N router before, with the d-link 615, which was horrible with constant dropped connections (firmware eventually fixed it), so I was leery of another "N" class router. RSS Feed - Daily Deals

  • In all honesty, based on what I've looked at, the d-link still seems to be the best choice, but it doesn't hurt to look a little deeper.

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  • If anyone has a d-link AND a Linksys and can therefore help me understand how I can do on my Linksys what you have done on your DLink,

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  • Just like people go out and buy consumer routers (d-link, netgear, linksys). aapocketz:

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  • You might have to buy another router (I did recently) for the 2 xboxes problem, I've had this problem with my linksys for years until I bought a d-link.

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  • The solution for me came from khenne's post: i set my d-link router from mixed b, g, n mode to g only - now the signal is steady and i can finally watch through any video in youtube

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