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    I am not sure what you mean but, I had a idea to secure my new machines,by drilling a hole in the metal stands and putting a chain thru them secured to something, but I realized that could just piss someone off who will then just beat your m...
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    Amen to sherlock..soon as I find new homes for the dead stiff vendstars sitting around my house I am going to be doing a review of my old route and pulling the slow movers!!Sent from my Ally using Tapatalk 2And you can never really tell what...
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    Whats more convenient. A convenience store or a convenient snack vendor. I quit buying from convenience stores. Pastry and candy are to high. I have even quit buying soda when I go out and eat. 700 % mark up on soda is hard for me to swallow...
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