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Old 10-31-2009, 11:29 PM
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November BS Thread, All Welcome!

There Dave, After 2 months I finally beat ya!
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Wow another month down, two to the end of the year. What have you been tinkerin with Don?
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Old 11-01-2009, 10:21 AM
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Been working in my lab on a faster way to remove the glycerol from freshly made biodiesel. Also been working on shortening the frame on my 73 HiBoy so I can mount the 53 panel on it.

My son and I moved the chassis for his uni out of the barn and into the shop. Next step is to replace the cab floor so we can remount the body.

This is what the chassis and engine looks like now:

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Project looks incredible, Don!.......Cant wait to see the finish.....Not much here, taking care of the wife as she gets stronger, might go to look at a 2.3 for my buddy's old Ranger this afternoon, his is VERY tired.
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Everyone take care of them self's and be safe this month
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hows everthing going down there in the land of the Gulls?
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Project looks incredible, Don!.......Cant wait to see the finish.....Not much here, taking care of the wife as she gets stronger, might go to look at a 2.3 for my buddy's old Ranger this afternoon, his is VERY tired.
Thanks Dave. We spent over 200 hours on just the frame alone..........

I welded up all the body seams on the body already, now we just have to repair the cab floor, and finish up the body work and she'll be ready for finish paint. Another year or two and it might be finished!
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Looks good Don. I've always like blue and yeelow together. Had a buddy build a baja them colors and it looked sharp.
How many of you are dunking the bird in the deep frier?Click the image to open in full size.
I didn't get to last year. We got any good recipes or strange traditions.
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another month down this year is flying by that is a good looking project
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Weird how the older we get the faster the year seems to go...............Are you home yet Jr, or still on the road?
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Looks good Don. I've always like blue and yeelow together. Had a buddy build a baja them colors and it looked sharp.
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I didn't get to last year. We got any good recipes or strange traditions.
I just skewer mine on the rotisserie and slow turn it over the BBQ coals, takes lots of charcoal but its worth it!
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We cook it the traditional way in the oven. We have a 25 pounder this year!
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25 pounds...........thats a big'un!
We may get a 20lber, we usually have some salmon or pheasant too, depending whats been caught or shot.
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With my dad and my kids and grandkids showing up there won't be much left...............
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Weird how the older we get the faster the year seems to go...............Are you home yet Jr, or still on the road?
He got home on Sunday, picked him up in Biggs, we made a fast trip in my Mustang.
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