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Anyone in the Memphis area #1281049
Fri Sep 21 2018 04:00 PM
Fri Sep 21 2018 04:00 PM
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Green_98  Online OP
Shop Shark
Joined: Sep 2009
Posts: 77
Olive Branch (Memphis)
Just wondering if anyone is in the area. I am in Olive Branch.


-Patrick
1953 Chevrolet 3100.
216/3 speed.Commercial Red.

Re: Anyone in the Memphis area [Re: Green_98] #1281358
Mon Sep 24 2018 04:56 PM
Mon Sep 24 2018 04:56 PM
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Hotrod Lincoln  Online
Boltergeist
Joined: Feb 2004
Posts: 17,133
Dellrose, TN
I'm going to be in Olive Branch on Wednesday afternoon, 9/26, doing a vehicle inspection. Want to meet for coffee somewhere?
Jerry


The murder victim was drowned in a bathtub full of Rice Krispies and milk.
The coroner blamed the crime on a cereal killer!

Cringe and wail in fear, Eloi- - - - -we Morlocks are on the hunt!
Re: Anyone in the Memphis area [Re: Green_98] #1281359
Mon Sep 24 2018 05:11 PM
Mon Sep 24 2018 05:11 PM
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Green_98  Online OP
Shop Shark
Joined: Sep 2009
Posts: 77
Olive Branch (Memphis)
Jerry yes, what time will you be here? I could perhaps leave work a little early.


-Patrick
1953 Chevrolet 3100.
216/3 speed.Commercial Red.

Re: Anyone in the Memphis area [Re: Green_98] #1281428
Tue Sep 25 2018 01:33 AM
Tue Sep 25 2018 01:33 AM
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Hotrod Lincoln  Online
Boltergeist
Joined: Feb 2004
Posts: 17,133
Dellrose, TN
I have a Better Business Bureau arbitration inspection scheduled for 2:00 PM. It should take about an hour. This one could be one of those problems caused by "friction"- - - - -a car payment rubbing up against a warranty. Some folks get tired of paying for a vehicle they can't afford and start dreaming up imaginary problems so they can undo the deal. There's nothing on the agenda but a trip home after that, so my schedule is very flexible. I'll PM my cell phone number if you don't have it already.
Jerry


The murder victim was drowned in a bathtub full of Rice Krispies and milk.
The coroner blamed the crime on a cereal killer!

Cringe and wail in fear, Eloi- - - - -we Morlocks are on the hunt!
Re: Anyone in the Memphis area [Re: Green_98] #1281453
Tue Sep 25 2018 12:57 PM
Tue Sep 25 2018 12:57 PM
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Green_98  Online OP
Shop Shark
Joined: Sep 2009
Posts: 77
Olive Branch (Memphis)
I can probably leave work around 3:15-3:30.

Last edited by Green_98; Wed Sep 26 2018 01:05 PM.

-Patrick
1953 Chevrolet 3100.
216/3 speed.Commercial Red.

Re: Anyone in the Memphis area [Re: Green_98] #1282006
Sun Sep 30 2018 10:49 PM
Sun Sep 30 2018 10:49 PM
2-Ton  Offline
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Joined: Aug 2001
Posts: 3,194
Mokane ,Mo.
Well Patrick, did you meet up with Jerry and survive? eeeek

Don

Last edited by 2-Ton; Sun Sep 30 2018 10:50 PM.

Of all the things I've lost in my life, I miss my mind the most!

1967 GMC 9500 Fire Ladder Truck
"The Flag Pole"
In the Stovebolt Gallery
More pix on Photobucket
'46 2-Ton grain truck
'48 3/4-ton grain truck
'50 2-ton flatbed
'54 Pontiac Straight Eight
'70 American LaFrance pumper fire truck.
Re: Anyone in the Memphis area [Re: Green_98] #1282051
Mon Oct 01 2018 03:24 AM
Mon Oct 01 2018 03:24 AM
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Hotrod Lincoln  Online
Boltergeist
Joined: Feb 2004
Posts: 17,133
Dellrose, TN
He's definitely a brave soul- - - -met face to face with the forum pot-stirrer and lived to tell the tale! Once his stovebolt is a little closer to home, I'll probably volunteer a little time to give it a good tune-up. On the other hand, the guy with the brand new Chevy pickup with the imaginary problems was a no-show. He didn't really want anybody trying to confirm his complaints, I think.
Jerry


The murder victim was drowned in a bathtub full of Rice Krispies and milk.
The coroner blamed the crime on a cereal killer!

Cringe and wail in fear, Eloi- - - - -we Morlocks are on the hunt!
Re: Anyone in the Memphis area [Re: Green_98] #1282069
Mon Oct 01 2018 11:05 AM
Mon Oct 01 2018 11:05 AM
2-Ton  Offline
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Joined: Aug 2001
Posts: 3,194
Mokane ,Mo.
Patrick grew up not far from us and we will meet up someday when he is back to visit.
I'll look like a saint next to you.

Don


Of all the things I've lost in my life, I miss my mind the most!

1967 GMC 9500 Fire Ladder Truck
"The Flag Pole"
In the Stovebolt Gallery
More pix on Photobucket
'46 2-Ton grain truck
'48 3/4-ton grain truck
'50 2-ton flatbed
'54 Pontiac Straight Eight
'70 American LaFrance pumper fire truck.
Re: Anyone in the Memphis area [Re: Green_98] #1282325
Wed Oct 03 2018 02:53 AM
Wed Oct 03 2018 02:53 AM
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Green_98  Online OP
Shop Shark
Joined: Sep 2009
Posts: 77
Olive Branch (Memphis)
Somehow I survived and live to tell the story! We had a great talk and thoroughly enjoyed picking the expert's brain; I have so many more questions.
I find myself occasionally thinking that I actually know something about something, and then I run into the man who really knows something, and it reminds me of just how much there is to learn.

I hope to have my truck up here in Memphis soon, it sits under a cotton cover, patiently waiting, in my parents garage 90 miles away. I wish I could post a picture on here, but have no clue how to upload a simple picture to a thread.


-Patrick
1953 Chevrolet 3100.
216/3 speed.Commercial Red.


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