AR-NWA ADV BS thread

Discussion in 'Tejas and the Gulf States' started by Elvis70, Mar 27, 2009.

  1. Valentino Magoo

    Valentino Magoo Like a speeding slug

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    Hanging in the house :type is better this afternoon after enjoying a short but sweet ride this morning. :clap.

    I posted a couple pictures in a ride report just for fun.
  2. DrLewall

    DrLewall The Human GPS

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    yeah...I know :bluduh
  3. 10Cup

    10Cup Long timer

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    Quick Happy Birthday to Oleary today, poor ol fart is now officially a card carrying senior citizen! Welcome to the club dude!!:freaky:D
  4. TRZ Charlie

    TRZ Charlie That's MR. Asshole

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    Happy Birthday Timmy!
  5. Elvis70

    Elvis70 No speed traps in the sky

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    Happy B-day Oleary
  6. Elvis70

    Elvis70 No speed traps in the sky

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    Friday as soon as we began operations we had a little mishap at Houma. Seems somebody wasn't following the painted lines and drove our old blue Ford tractor, which has a high roll hoop, under an S-76 and jammed it under a blade. They had to package up the aircraft and haul it to Lafayette on a flat bed. That is going to be one heck of a costly screw up. Blade is no good, that is a 100k or so and somme of the parts, if not the whole head will probably be shot.
  7. Dragon43

    Dragon43 If you insist.

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    Hang tough Oleary.....

    Elvis, does the guy still have a job?
  8. Albie

    Albie Kool Aid poisoner

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    Happy B Day Tim! :clap
  9. DrLewall

    DrLewall The Human GPS

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    Happy Birthday O'Leary! Didja get a new BMW like 10cups? If not, then run up there and getcherself one! It's your birthday afterall! :D
  10. DrLewall

    DrLewall The Human GPS

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    I need a notary..any of you boneheads one? :huh Must be willing to travel (Springdale area)
  11. TRZ Charlie

    TRZ Charlie That's MR. Asshole

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    Notary? Heck, I'm not even a member of Rotary. :D
  12. DrLewall

    DrLewall The Human GPS

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    but you do know how to rotate! :flip
  13. DrLewall

    DrLewall The Human GPS

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    ok guys...need me some help, with some design ideas and a solution to fix my floor jack..seems the gear bolt (#6 in diagram) has rounded off and the handle (#3 in diagram) will not engage the bolt to turn the gear to open or close the hydraulic. To top it off, the gear bolt part is NO LONGER AVAILABLE! :becca

    So, my idea is to cut a groove thru the top of the bolt head and then to weld in the handle a "key" or a piece of rod that would fit into the grove of the bolt..anyone got a better idea? Also, will need someone to weld for me..

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  14. Valentino Magoo

    Valentino Magoo Like a speeding slug

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    Sorry Doc, I've got nothing on your jack. btw, I didn't want to inflict the pain of "Gus and Magoo Speed" on you or anyone else....'cept Charlie, who I thought could use the slo-motion-therapy. We probably drove him nuts, but it was relaxing :norton. If you want a slow ride, I'll holler next time.

    And....Happy B-Day to "the other" Tim!
  15. tokyoklahoma

    tokyoklahoma 75%has been 25%wanabe

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    Happy Birthday O'Leary.:freaky

    Doc, pm sent.
  16. The Toyman

    The Toyman Handy not Handsome

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    Happy birthday o'leary
  17. joenuclear

    joenuclear Planning.....

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    Harbor Freight $30
  18. Arkwhizzy

    Arkwhizzy Arky by choice

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    Happy Birthday Tim!
  19. tcourdin

    tcourdin Resident Spooner

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    Arrgg what a day. Was planning to leave this morning and head to CO. Mike T left a day early and trailered out with a few others, RJ and Kris were riding out with me today. RJ got hurt and cant make it, Kris has mechanical issues and cancelled last night. Now it's gonna be 100+ for the ride out today. I'm sitting here debating to hop on and head out or just go back to bed. You ever have one of those rides where everything just feels against it?
  20. TRZ Charlie

    TRZ Charlie That's MR. Asshole

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    If you don't start the ride Ted, nobody else will start it for you. Just go, you'll have a blast.