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Old 02-27-2005, 07:49 AM
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Okay guys and gals I need a little help here. I drive truck and enjoy R/C. I carry a Savage SS with me on the road. My problem is finding Hobby shops that are truck accessible. I find myself in need of fuel and/or parts occasionally. I'm thinking with your help we could make a site with a bit of info for others like myself. Here are some of the things to look for when you visit your LHS next time. 1. easy access from the interstate. 2. able to get 80' of truck and trailer into. Or close to a truckstop so I can drop my trailer and bobtail into it. (To park my bobtail I need 2 fullsize car stalls end to end). Or 3. a place close to a large shopping mall where I can park and walk to. Thanks for your help.

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Old 02-28-2005, 07:45 PM
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I geuss I should proof read a little before posting that way I won't have to go back later and edit. Sorry for the confusion. Thank you.
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Old 03-01-2005, 11:09 AM
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Check the hobbytown usa directory. I know there are a few in the midwest that are close to the interstates some located in malls with large lots. Roll on
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Old 03-03-2005, 12:33 PM
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Most r/c magazines have a Hobby Shop Listing section in them... That's always a good source, or try the phone book.
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Old 03-06-2005, 07:34 PM
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In madison, wi RC performance is accessible via a rig. in Columbus, GA try hobbytown. will have to rack my brain for others. what areas do you travel to mostly?
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Old 03-06-2005, 08:18 PM
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I run all 48
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Old 03-07-2005, 09:08 PM
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mikeshobbyshop in carrolton tx is right off I35E and has a huge lot.
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Old 03-16-2005, 07:20 AM
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Check out www.steelcityhobbies.com - Nice indoor carpet track and looking to open a new dirt track this summer.
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