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Great story! I wish I still had several cars that got away from me for one reason or another.

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post #18 of 29 (permalink) Old 12-09-2012, 02:45 PM
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Welcome to VMF...great story and pics....thanks for sharing!!

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Thanks for sharing. Great story.

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post #20 of 29 (permalink) Old 12-09-2012, 03:37 PM
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Terrific Story!

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post #21 of 29 (permalink) Old 12-09-2012, 03:48 PM
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Nice story, thats great it survived all this time
and was still in relatively good condition.
(compared to what we have in the rustbelt!)

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Very cool indeed!
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Great story, love this kind of stuff. Sorry you had to endure a divorce, they suck. It's ancient history now and you did get a son out of the deal so you still won. Keep posting the pics.
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Great story, thanks for sharing.
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Great story! Glad the car came back around so you can still enjoy it!

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post #29 of 29 (permalink) Old 12-12-2012, 09:27 PM
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GREAT story, LOVE IT. My son and I have built a few. I dont care what ANY one says, IT DOENT GET BETTER THEN THAT.

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