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Old 10-04-2003, 05:10 AM   #1
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Question Why are you home this weekend?

Ok, I'm starting a thread for all us unfortunate people who did NOT go camping this weekend! For myself, this is one of very few weekends this past season that I am home as I have to work this weekend. Well, on a good note, at least we have this forum to "escape" to on occasion!
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Old 10-04-2003, 06:07 AM   #2
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The body of our coach is sitting on a 2x4 frame 38 inchs off the gorund. The frame and floor are 20ft away. Frame is being painted and new floor being installed.
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Old 10-04-2003, 06:39 AM   #3
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I saw that Toaster...nice work!

We're at home, because we camped in the driveway last night....seriously!

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Old 10-04-2003, 06:56 AM   #4
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Gotta work NEXT weekend; gonna winterize the Behemoth, mow the lawn, maybe finish the Great Wall...

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Old 10-04-2003, 06:58 AM   #5
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home today gone tommorrow....

yard work today, vintage motorcycle ride sunday!

forcasted high temp. of 55 deg. should be cold but fun...

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Old 10-04-2003, 07:32 AM   #6
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Just got back from an 11 day trip delivering a 5'ver to Phoenix, AZ for a friend Momma says I gotta work on the honey do list before we can go anywhere anytime soon

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Old 10-04-2003, 08:07 AM   #7
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Working this Sat. Need to get out again....its been a long time....April's Vintage Rally was the last time out....I'm headed for the North Ga. Mtns. tomorrow for some Primitive Weapons Hunting....Black Bear/Deer hunting...Will be using a flintlock blackpowder rifle.....the airstream will be base camp and depending where I'm at when the sun sets will determine where I spend the night....maybe a debris hunt.....will be gone for 6 days....I really need this R & R....looks like its going to be great weather mid 40's in the night and high 60's during the day.....

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Old 10-04-2003, 10:08 AM   #8
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We were planning to be in Port Townsend, WA this weekend with the Caravel, but instead we are going to look at a 1964 Safari 'fixer-upper' for sale. Wish us luck! Maybe we'll bring home a new project to dream about...
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Home polishing this morning, wooden flyfishing net building class this afternoon, reunion this evening, more polishing tomorrow morning and I can't remember what's tomorrow afternoon but I know there's gotta be something

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Had plans to travel to Northern CA to go on Solar Home tour as are thinking of building new home in future once wife retires. But our little (well not that little anymore) Scottie has been ill for a week so didn't go on trip.

So went on our usual Yard Sale trip around town this AM, did a little outdoor work and now am switching between College Football and the Marlins/Giants MLB playoff game.

Thinking about winterizing. Got down to 60 this AM. Brrrrrr!!!!
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Old 10-04-2003, 12:45 PM   #11
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Why I'm home this weekend

We're home because Terry is putting the axle on our 72 argosy. We are leaving for Chattanooga next Friday with the Argosy.
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Old 10-04-2003, 12:50 PM   #12
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I'm still in China. Fortunately, I will be returning to the states on October 22nd.

Unfortunately because of the new project I am working on, I will have to come right back here during the first week of November.
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Old 10-04-2003, 01:52 PM   #13
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Re: Why I'm home this weekend

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Welcome! Hopefully this is the first of many posts!
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Old 10-04-2003, 04:04 PM   #14
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Working around the AS

Good ridance, what a weekend. Wire wheeled and sandblasted the frame. Picked up a new axle and brakes. Pioneer Wheel and Rim are the "go-to" guys in my book. Watched the Twins get beat by the Yanquis.
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Old 10-04-2003, 04:43 PM   #15
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Knee surgery Thursday afternoon, arthroscopic (I have no idea if that's spelled correctly) and I swear to you it has not hurt as much as a mosquito bite since I woke up from the anesthesia.



But it will slow down the polishing a bit, as The Sarge says "Now you take it easy on that knee! What would the doctor say?!? Yadda, yadda, tadda..."

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Old 10-04-2003, 06:47 PM   #16
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Drove from one home ( MS ) to another (OK) , 502 mi stopping at several flea mkts. Had to leave the A/S in MS due to new neighbor and the code guys but that is another post.
Will do catch up work tomorrow.

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Old 10-04-2003, 06:50 PM   #17
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Gotta get the to do list all crossed off for the rally next weekend, spent the day 9 am to 9 pm working in and under the motorhome. All I can say is owwww. I did not know I had muscles there to hurt.
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Old 10-04-2003, 07:29 PM   #18
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Because we are going to start a winter of improvements and fixes on the Minuet.
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Old 10-05-2003, 03:46 AM   #19
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Unhappy Staying home this weekend

Getting hitched in May, '03 and went looking for a home. Not a lot of room for selection when you are a teacher and live in L.A. THe market for a home is extremely difficult to afford. Considering living out of a Pacer!
Just kidding!
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Old 10-05-2003, 05:24 AM   #20
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took out the tambour enclosure that creates a "cabinet" over the fridge...what it really does is wastes alot of space. anyway, now there's room for a microwave, so we can easily zap food for Jr....gotta keep the wife happy, so she'll go camping with me to the last rally of the season next weekend. (how about you, Yukionna? going to Greenfield?)

got the idea fom RJ's photo archives...look at the pics for the 73 safari 23.....

Oh, yeah: gotta replace the gasket on the door, and then its off to the fair thisafternoon....
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