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Comment author: christopherj 09 November 2013 03:26:52AM 1 point [-]

Shouldn't engineers be the people least likely to think that you can get the reaction you want from a complex system by giving it a good hard kick?

Anyone who's done much repair knows the value of percussive maintenance.