Author Topic: Friday Night Reading For All You Fabricators  (Read 560 times)

twowings

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Friday Night Reading For All You Fabricators
« on: February 01, 2019, 02:10:28 PM »
...you know who you are.

This is a link to a Jalopnik story about a young fabricator who decided to go racing:



https://jalopnik.com/racing-a-1949-dodge-truck-was-the-easy-part-1832009537

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Re: Friday Night Reading For All You Fabricators
« Reply #1 on: February 01, 2019, 03:08:21 PM »
Hey Two Wings, Thats the coolest story I have read this whole year so far! great video, too. Thanks for sharing that here . This is one of the many cool things I dig about this place, and the cool stuff posted here. You guys come up with some real interesting stuff! :thumb: :thumb:
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Re: Friday Night Reading For All You Fabricators
« Reply #2 on: February 01, 2019, 05:16:52 PM »
I'm a motorhead...what can I say??  :laugh:
 
Glad you got a grin out of it...I tech inspected/ran pit-out/flagged a 24-hour Lemons race here at our local track http://www.hallettracing.net/...

Had a freakin' blast!  Got to black-flag the leader on the last lap (Race Control orders) for cheating by running a Spec Miata in disguise...race team wasn't happy to say the least and they stormed the flag tower...I just smiled and referred them to race control... :police:

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Re: Friday Night Reading For All You Fabricators
« Reply #3 on: February 01, 2019, 05:22:00 PM »
I used to drive a 40s Dodge pickup on the road when I was 12-13 or so.. taking corn to the elevator to be made into cow feed, etc.  :grin: Naturally, I blew it up. After all, I was a kid.. <shrug>
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Re: Friday Night Reading For All You Fabricators
« Reply #3 on: February 01, 2019, 05:22:00 PM »

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Re: Friday Night Reading For All You Fabricators
« Reply #4 on: February 01, 2019, 05:23:01 PM »
I can just see you blasting along the two-lane at a blistering 50 mph, Chuck!  :bow:

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Re: Friday Night Reading For All You Fabricators
« Reply #5 on: February 01, 2019, 05:28:38 PM »
I can just see you blasting along the two-lane at a blistering 50 mph, Chuck!  :bow:

No freakin way. The speed limit was 65, and I was doing all of that. In a beater pickup.. on gravel roads. To this day, "I can't drive 55."  :grin:
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