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Old January 22nd, 2016, 09:37 AM
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Wow. Glad I changed HHs. You won't see that in Brooklyn.
Wait until you guys switch HH venues to the Meatpacking District
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Old January 23rd, 2016, 07:34 PM
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Just saw video on FoxNews of someone in the District towing two people on snowboards behind their Coniston Green NAS 90 SW. Anyone know who?
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Old January 23rd, 2016, 07:39 PM
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Snowboards sound awesome. We just use a sled
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Old January 23rd, 2016, 08:30 PM
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Looks fun!
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[Buzz Kill]That scares the crap out of me. I had a good friend who died, when the vehicle pulling him moved over a half lane or so to pass a stationary vehicle. The sled kept going straight into the stationary vehicle. He died at the scene. Please be careful. [/Buzz Kill]
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Old January 23rd, 2016, 10:43 PM
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Point taken. Sorry to hear.
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Old January 29th, 2016, 08:08 AM
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Is anyone from NOVA going to the ROAV AGM down in Richmond?
Lav - its at Sareks place...

Here is the link to register: http://goo.gl/forms/xDDpgYy7UL
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Old January 29th, 2016, 11:14 PM
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WTF? Someone has to be going....I know Dave is.

Lavender? Birthday boy? Rick Astley...The Cure? whatever.....where the heck did all that hair go homey?
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Old January 29th, 2016, 11:31 PM
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I'm out, but it is an impressive amount of hair-of which I am very jealous!
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Old January 30th, 2016, 07:39 AM
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I'm out, but it is an impressive amount of hair-of which I am very jealous!
I'm more impressed by the very chic mock turtleneck. Everything about him screams sexy.
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I think we need to add a few more tags to this thread!
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Old January 30th, 2016, 09:02 AM
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Mike - I will text you...I think birthday boy is going down too
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Old January 30th, 2016, 09:48 AM
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Mike - I will text you...I think birthday boy is going down too
Can't make it, but expect to make the next HH (Happy b-day, Lav!)
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First - Glad to finally meet you all (or some of you) at the HH before Snowzilla.

Next - as the newbie not only to the HH, but also to anything "automotive mechanic-y" (it's a real word, Google said so), I am looking to invest in some tools. Is there a good, inexpensive place to get decent quality sets? Is Amazon good? Are Kobalt, Craftsman, Bosch, etc... decent brands? I just want something that works for learning the truck, getting work done, and that will last a good bit if I take care of them.

Along the same lines, other than a basic tool set, what else is worth investing in? Floor jack? Air compressor?

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Old January 31st, 2016, 12:52 PM
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I've had Craftsmen since junior high, lifetime warranty has been great, & they're cheaper than Snap-on. Get a mix of metric & standard. Floor & hydraulic jacks are also must-haves. Air compressor would be nice, but you'll need impact sockets & wrenches to go with it. I have a 25 gallon compressor that came with impact tools, I want to say it was less than 250.00 from Home Depot. It's served me well, but the tools are pretty basic. I've been building my tool collection for over 3 decades and it would cost a fortune to replace, but I started with a basic mechanics toolset from Sears Craftsmen when I was in jh and I'm still using it.
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