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Post Sun Jul 20, 2014 4:39 pm

Re: Silver-7 restoration / update

Eddie wrote:When is the last time anyone pool?

Lol!!!! My guess would be at least 2 years? :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Post Mon Jul 21, 2014 6:53 am

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Eddie wrote:When is the last time anyone pool?


Alex and I played pool just last week.
All this stuff was on the workbench in the garage.
Just brought it back inside to get to work on it.
Way too hot to work in the garage in summer in FL
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Post Mon Jul 21, 2014 8:18 pm

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Out with the old.........
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Post Mon Jul 21, 2014 9:42 pm

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My poor babies!!!!
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Post Tue Jul 22, 2014 2:27 pm

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Damn child labor...
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Post Tue Jul 22, 2014 3:52 pm

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angelod307 wrote:Damn child labor...


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Post Tue Jul 22, 2014 7:08 pm

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He's not a child... He's a little Mexican ](*,)
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Post Tue Jul 22, 2014 7:52 pm

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is that Chuy from Chelsea Lately? :lol: [-X :rolleyes:
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Post Sat Jul 26, 2014 5:40 pm

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\:D/ \:D/ \:D/

Wooooo.... My favorite color..... SHINY!!!!!

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Post Sat Jul 26, 2014 5:42 pm

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Post Sat Jul 26, 2014 5:56 pm

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Toy Maker wrote:\:D/ \:D/ \:D/

Wooooo.... My favorite color..... SHINY!!!!!


Lookin' good James. Hope they go back together easy and look killer when your done!!

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Post Thu Oct 09, 2014 3:27 am

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In the end I really wasn't happy with the finish from the powder coater. There was too much "orange peel" for a high end finish. So I'm spending all week wet sanding the powder back down to a 600 grit silky smooth finish. I started with the 2 tube chassis 1st because they will be the hardest. I'll be going over the powder with PPG 2-stage automotive. Guess the old saying is true... If you want something done right, do it yourself.
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Post Thu Oct 09, 2014 7:16 am

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Wow! This really brings on a bad case of tube envy. Maybe we can see and hear at Carverfest 2015??
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Post Thu Oct 09, 2014 10:26 am

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This set will be up on the chopping block long before CF 2015.
This set was more of an investment.

We do have 4 other sets of Silver tube amps.
But we've been traveling pretty light the last few years to CF.
Not sure in lugging 300 pounds of amplifiers is in the future or not.
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Post Thu Oct 09, 2014 2:48 pm

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Toy Maker wrote:This set will be up on the chopping block long before CF 2015.
This set was more of an investment.

We do have 4 other sets of Silver tube amps.
But we've been traveling pretty light the last few years to CF.
Not sure in lugging 300 pounds of amplifiers is in the future or not.


Looking good man!!!!

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