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Old 09-20-2019, 11:27 AM   #1041
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old pairs

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Old 09-20-2019, 02:22 PM   #1042
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Old 09-21-2019, 07:45 AM   #1043
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Really unique pictures. Those were the days of individualism and cars were offered with a huge choice of colors, not maybe five like today.
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Old 09-24-2019, 03:25 PM   #1044
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[QUOTE=switz;2290994]Really unique pictures. Those were the days of individualism and cars were offered with a huge choice of colors, not maybe five like today.[/QUOTE
Life sure is always changing.
As I get older I am not always sure that it is for the better.
But sure give the folks that spent the $$$ to fixed up these nice cars and trailers credit for the good work of saving them from the scrap yard.
Hope you are still dry after all the rain and flooding you got yesterday in AJ
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Old 09-25-2019, 09:20 AM   #1045
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Some low area homes built upon concrete pads were flooded in AJ. A shame so much water comes and goes before it can soak into the ground and water table. But never worry, the over 200 golf courses in the Phoenix metro area are each still using about a million gallons a day.
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Old 10-11-2019, 01:40 PM   #1046
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Just ordered new $1900 refrigerator,now only have to mod trailer to make it fit more $$.
BUT hope to have cold beer by end of week.
Saddle that was wishful thinking and it looks like post about that have been pulled from here.

My BIG $$$ Dometic still does not work right even after ALL circuit boards and thermocouple replaced. Support from dealer and Dometic is/was poor.

Our they made in China ?
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Old 11-28-2019, 03:13 PM   #1047
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Happy Thanksgiving to all.
Just let you know I am still alive and boondocking under the Pepper tree. We are still working on the C-130s.
We just trimmed the pepper tree so the winter wind dose not blow it over on me and the trailer.
Looking forward to going home for 2 week to Mesa AZ for Christmas.
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Old 12-07-2019, 04:39 PM   #1048
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Some times being an 85 year old man owning an old Airstream sitting under the pepper tree is trying and takes $$.
After a year of my new Dometic refrigerator shutting off and not staying running,Dometic has told the dealer that my old converter(1989) may not be putting out clean DC power to run a modern refrigerator with circuit boards.SO we have put in a IOTA power converter/smart battery charger.$$.We will see if that fixes the problem.
Then since my TV was small and old I moved it to the living room and bought a new 24 inch Axess RV TV $$. It has nice picture but poor sound so I tried head set and speakers and can not get them to work.Their phone number is not in instruction manual and hard to find put I did find a number BUT no one answered the tech support line then all call after that say call during business hours. we will see where this goes.
Life in Castle airport in Atwater Ca sure comes under boondocking,No cable TV, Poor over the air TV can not even get PBS on it.Poor or no internet connection,Verizon cell phone 4 G service some times down to 1X and slow to use as hot spot for internet.
MY job is only thing that that keeps me going.
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Old 02-13-2020, 04:32 PM   #1049
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Still alive

Well I am still alive . Got my flu shot in late Oct and then got the flu on 18 Dec that laid me up for 5 weeks at home in AZ.
But now back in my Squarestream under the pepper tree and back to work in CA.
Just for every ones info I got 2 dish TV system for the trailer and the Dish play make antenna did not last long got new one under warranty then the Wally box receiver gave up and just got one back under warranty. China made.Long live China because what they make dose not live long.
Have a nice Valentines Day.
Photo from one of my jobs in my younger days.Can anyone guess what country that helicopter belong to?
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Hi Jim, How long are you going to be there? Already looks like you've been there long enough to vote.

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Old 02-14-2020, 09:24 AM   #1051
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Hi Jim, How long are you going to be there? Already looks like you've been there long enough to vote.

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HI Milo
Drive thru Littlerock every trip home.
Guess I will be hear as long as they need me.
My vote would not count here since we are out numbered.
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Drive thru Littlerock every trip home.
Guess I will be hear as long as they need me.
My vote would not count here since we are out numbered.
If you drive through Rosamond. We have acres so there is room for you.
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Howdy do Jimmini, Just wondering if you are still at Castle AFB? We are just down the road and were thinking about visiting the museum soon. If you are there we would love to say hello.

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