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Old 05-16-2020, 07:46 PM
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All these years later, it still is indestructible.
I'd of liked to see that event, too.
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Old 05-16-2020, 08:51 PM
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On the comment of " having wished to get it on film ", It seems to me the IP cameras are getting really cheap, and you can run CAT5 a looong way with those, or so Ive read.. food for thought !
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Old 05-16-2020, 09:25 PM
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A few weeks back the postal delivery guy pulled down in the driveway to drop off a parcel. He seemed a little cranky but, I didn't think anything of it. I walked up later to grab the mail out of the box (they have some weird rules they can't just give you your mail when they drop off a parcel. The mail has to go in the box WTF) I found out why he was cranky the pieces of his mirror were all over the ground along with a tiny little scuff in the paint on the edge of the box.
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Old 05-18-2020, 11:56 PM
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Glad to see your work bringing a smile to you Jenn. If I had the ambition, I would work up something for mine. My mailbox is now leaning with a dent in it. Hmm, wonder where that came from....., but I might after a project or two.
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Old 05-19-2020, 04:37 AM
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I've studied martial arts for nearly 40 years. I've have car insurance and health insurance..


I have worked nearly all my life to "Not" need them.. when I built the mailbox I was hoping I would not need to use it either..

But, with this I'm glad to have it..

I just wish I got it on film..


I can attest that it does in fact work well enough that the plow guys were taking bets so I'm double happy in the real world application..

I would rate it as an overall 9.5.. I have some things now after the fact that would make it just a little more special.. Instead of the cables and weights.. I would use a Bar and weight transfer system.. Still might since the box is do for a stripping and repaint.

Thanks.
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Old 05-19-2020, 09:50 AM
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since the box is do for a stripping and repaint.

Thanks.
:-) That was my first thought when I saw the pix. :-)
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Oh and since Cutter is no longer here for spelling; "Due" for stripping ... :-)
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Old 05-19-2020, 11:10 AM
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:-) That was my first thought when I saw the pix. :-)
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Oh and since Cutter is no longer here for spelling; "Due" for stripping ... :-)
I hate painting.. LOL... And would paint something just for the purpose to raise the fact I painted it. Cutter and I used to have a thing about paint or not painting.. It was fun.

Thanks.. I often miss the "do" action, "due" time.
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Old 05-20-2020, 09:28 PM
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Well Jenn, since it's due for a repaint, may I suggest a white background with a red bullseye?
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Old 05-29-2020, 11:44 PM
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Well Jenn, since it's due for a repaint, may I suggest a white background with a red bullseye?
Along with the words "Hit me with your best shot".
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