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Patrick Chase
Warren, I think/hope this is obvious, but my message (the one you replied to) was not directed at you. I was really pointing out that if you're "contrarian" then many of us are (and I think that many non-forum dwellers would reach that conclusion in a nanosecond).

None of us are perfect, and I do honestly think that you sometimes don't give others the benefit of the doubt when it would be appropriate. We've had that discussion before, though, so there's no point going into it here.

In case I forgot to say so on the other thread: Thanks for answering my question. As I hope is obvious, I'm working on understanding the "why" behind it (hence this thread), which is simply how I process information. Please don't take this discussion as anything more than that.

As I've said several times in this thread, shaping the face of the cap iron seems to me to be a reasonable thing to do given all of the constraints at play. Some of the tradeoffs involved appear to be complex/subtle, and I don't claim or pretend to have a full understanding.

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