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    Way down yonder on the Chattahoochee? :) We...

    Way down yonder on the Chattahoochee? :)

    We would have had 3 days in a row of clear, bright sunshine and 75-80 degrees except,,,,,,,,,,,,,,the poor forest management practices in the Socialist...
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    For Sale Congratulations on the sale, at long last. ...

    Congratulations on the sale, at long last. Someone got themselves a darn nice car! Did you mention this site to them or, are they already a member (he asks curiously)?
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    Sticky: Other than when wet sanding the clear a few years...

    Other than when wet sanding the clear a few years ago, my Aspen hasn't been touched by water, from either rain OR a hose, since the summer of 1996.

    In theory, tomorrow is looking good to whip it...
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    But,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,Bones,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,I...

    But,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,Bones,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,I need,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,fuel.

    Dammit Jim, I'm a doctor not a gas station.

    LOL
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    Yeah, here I am worried about fuel mileage. ...

    Yeah, here I am worried about fuel mileage. According to my log book, since June of 2019, I've filled the tank a grand total of 6 times and with the exception of the last time, I usually fill the...
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    Sticky: To this point the "whip it out" opportunities...

    To this point the "whip it out" opportunities have been far and few between. For one, THE WEATHER SUCKED so often and two, the "season" didn't really start until June and third, every bleeping thing...
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    Let me know how it works out with PC Matic. I'm...

    Let me know how it works out with PC Matic. I'm cosidering switching next time my Norton comes up for renewal next year. e I've also got Norton 360 with LifeLock and just renewed. It was $135 for...
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    That is an excellent point. The car runs perfect...

    That is an excellent point. The car runs perfect as it is and at 400-500 miles a year, I guess mpg isn't really a big issue. This year, I'll be lucky to put 400 miles on the car, what with the...
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    I doubt my cam would be much of an issue but...

    I doubt my cam would be much of an issue but if/when I decide to add EFI I'll do my research carefully. My cam specs: Duration @.050" lift is 224/234 and lift at the valve is .466"/.488" and 114...
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    I have some similar stuff from Griot's Garage for...

    I have some similar stuff from Griot's Garage for black plastic trim I bought for the Mustang. Works really well, isn't greasy once dried and, most importantly, doesn't wash off. It's mainly for...
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    I had a REALLY crappy boss in my 1st full time...

    I had a REALLY crappy boss in my 1st full time tech job at a Chevy dealer. Nine months was all I could take and moved on to a Ford dealer where the bosses were great,,,,,,,,,,,until a different one...
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    Thanks for the info Mopars! My cam isn't very...

    Thanks for the info Mopars! My cam isn't very "big" but you can hear it at idle somewhat. Not being familiar with the aftermarket EFI set ups, don't you enter initial specs (like cam specs) into a...
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    I am still eyeing up the Sniper and MSD EFI...

    I am still eyeing up the Sniper and MSD EFI systems. One advantage is EFI adjusts for different weather conditions where a carb can't. Right now, premium is "only" $2.54/gal and this isn't a daily...
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    One more rave. I was right about the boss having...

    One more rave. I was right about the boss having a plan for Friday. We were out of there by noon! Gotta love a boss like that. I really knew something was up when he drove his motorhome to work...
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    I can rave about the aroma also. Not from my...

    I can rave about the aroma also. Not from my house though. I'm not exactly what would be considered a good cook, lol. The aroma is wafting over from either The Texas Roadhouse or Red Robin,,,,, or...
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    Wanting to get ALL the old gas out of the tank, I...

    Wanting to get ALL the old gas out of the tank, I ran the Aspen lower than normal. Usually I fill up at half a tank (on any vehicle) but it got lower than I wanted. Last Wednesday I drove it to work...
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    Kind of a rant. WTF with the wind today???? ...

    Kind of a rant. WTF with the wind today???? Steady 25-30 mph, gusting to 45 mph. It's just re-fricking-diculous and doesn't know when to quit.

    To offset the rant, here's a rave. Since it's a...
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    Well OK. Guess I do have a chainsaw of a sort. ...

    Well OK. Guess I do have a chainsaw of a sort. It's electric and can be used by itself or attached to the telescoping pole. It's for pruning, not cutting trees down with it's 6" bar and,,,,,,,,,,,,...
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    There's no way I'd attempt to drop those trees...

    There's no way I'd attempt to drop those trees myself. Some are much taller than 35 feet, some are right next to the garage, other side is 6 feet from my house AND the neighbors...
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    The sewer line actually got cracked about 20...

    The sewer line actually got cracked about 20 years ago I think. There's a clean out in the side yard and when I was putting in the rear driveway behind the house, the concrete truck ran over it. We...
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    I had one of those also. Giant elm tree in my...

    I had one of those also. Giant elm tree in my front yard that was always full every summer the first 10-12 years I lived here, then for the next couple summers there were fewer and fewer leaves and...
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    I did notice that all the trees in my yard with...

    I did notice that all the trees in my yard with leaves falling off, are the same species. Some are shade poplar and others are screening poplar (with the upright branches). Maybe they've all got a...
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    I wonder about the early fall thing, the way the...

    I wonder about the early fall thing, the way the weather's been,,,,,,,,,,,not fall like at all. Maybe it's because it gets kind cold at night, the trees are confused? Example: When I got up this...
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    As easily as the rain seemed to wash the Armor...

    As easily as the rain seemed to wash the Armor All off the roof, it sure was a b*tch getting it off the glass and paint.

    Never tried it on a vinyl roof but I did use 303 Protectant on the vinyl...
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    All I know is what NOT to use. Many moons ago I...

    All I know is what NOT to use. Many moons ago I had a car with a vinyl top. Back in the '80's choices were limited so I used Armor-All. Looked good until,,,,,,,,,,,,,it rained. Oily streaks down...
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