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  4. Abusive language will not be accepted, nor personal abuse of any kind.
  5. We reserve the right to withhold the registration of any users who contravene this code of conduct.
  6. We do not allow anonymous contributions. Users should use real name rather than a "pen name". To impersonate others in the forum will result in immediate withdrawal of registration.
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  18. Contributions are limited according to relevance; excess of this may be removed at the Administrator's discretion.
  19. Currently this forum is live and moderated, so we reserve the right to protect our position and to edit, or remove postings where we feel they may put the website at risk of legal, or other action. Please help us to police the forum, reports of abuse should be sent to the administrator
  20. We reserve the right to modify or replace these terms and conditions and the code of conduct at any time.
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Advice to users


Please adhere to the forum rules for the benefit of all.