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Old 04-13-2012, 06:50 AM
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Lumber should not be a problem. In fact, I believe alot should be left over.
But, I've in the past underestimated some projects.
I'll have to move with truck thou, forklift has been out for rental, minor setback. See ya tomorrow
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Lumber should not be a problem. In fact, I believe alot should be left over.
But, I've in the past underestimated some projects.
I'll have to move with truck thou, forklift has been out for rental, minor setback. See ya tomorrow

I will be out in the morning 8 ish
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Had a good day !! Woulda like to get more done, but ok with.
Forgot I have car to wax Sunday morning & off to work @ 2pm, so tomorrow is out for me. Sorry
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Gonna try to make it out after work 4:30.
Shawn, I'm gonna look into lowering that nitro stand alittle ?
I'm off tomorrow, but we have to make trip to Latrobe, so when back I might have some time, weekend doesn't look gd.
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Gonna try to make it out after work 4:30.
Shawn, I'm gonna look into lowering that nitro stand alittle ?
I'm off tomorrow, but we have to make trip to Latrobe, so when back I might have some time, weekend doesn't look gd.
ok, That is fine if it is lowered. LEt me know next time if you need in the garage.

Also here is some pics of the track staked. I hope to have this dirt finsihed i hope by sunday. If the weather is good. Also we need pipe and lots of it.

Thanks to all that help out
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Shawn, I know now about garage, just wasn't thinkin', Mental note: also charge battery before going I cut lengths of lumber needed anyhow & ready for assembly.
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I spent the last 3 hours there moving dirt.


I have the double and the table top almost finished, the larger step up is down with the off camber step off. May need some tuning. Move the other dirt to do a double going into the reverse turn.. Need to cut out some more dirt and we should be able to start to put the pipe down soon.
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Jim, We are going to need a load of clay most likely, maybe you can get two loads for your deal? LOL never hurts to ask.
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Anyone looking/need a Lipo Battery?
I have a Turnigy 20-30c 2.2 2200 mah 3-cell for sale.
Idiot me bought wrong size off Ebay. Was just looking for smaller mah for qualifiers & pic looked bigger/wider (so bid away & I won the darn thing).
Besides my ESC's won't allow for 3 cell batteries.

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Shawn,
Did my parts come in ? I can stop out Sat. if so.
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Shawn,
Did my parts come in ? I can stop out Sat. if so.
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Got all the pipe from Murray's today (thanks Jim Z.)
Helped Jim J. with holes for post to support stand when pulled closer to track.
Sorry for "DOINKIN" you on the head

Back is feelin' better, sorry I couldn't stay longer to help ya Jim, hope you got done what you wanted to?

I have to work next Sat. (1st sh) & Sun. (2nd sh) could possiblly make it out early Sun. morning. I'll try to get out this week (weather permitting) before going to work.

Shawn, I'm seeing some of your visions for track taking shape. Looking good.
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