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Old 29-11-2008, 19:22   #1
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hello from virginia

hay yall my name is john, i have a 1981 bayliner explorer (modified,couldent help myself)its pretty much a semi-displacment hull trawler,we spend every weekend on it ,i mean every,now its cold so we are parked, but from march this year it was every,we keep it on lake anna in central virgina ,we have usually been spending 3 days on the boat weekly,i call myself fabricator john,i am true to the name ,i bulid street rods and customs for a living i have a 60 X 100 bay to myself in a 25,000ft shop,they just leave me alone and let me do what i do,which is everything ,but ive been doing it for 25yrs or so @42 so ive earned it ,if i can help anybody with the making of anything let me know,mig,tig glass panel beating,whatever,right now im tryiong to figure mysef some solar so any imput will be returned seven fold,>loves hemmingway and francis picabia(<google If your mechanically inclinated)
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Old 29-11-2008, 20:03   #2
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anybody home?

anybody home?
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Old 29-11-2008, 21:50   #3
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Welcome Aboard John..sounds like you have a gift I never did come close to mastering...glad your really out there enjoying your boat all the time...good for you.
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Old 29-11-2008, 22:38   #4
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I got a whole box of stuff to weld up. I will drop it off monday. Not really, welcome aboard.
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Old 30-11-2008, 06:49   #5
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Hello, John.

Welcome to the forum from a former Virginian. Hope you enjoy your stay here!

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Old 30-11-2008, 12:51   #6
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dear santa,monday is fine ,,ha ha,,,no really if ya get to manassas,pm me,oh and thanks hud ,i have 2 cents and am not afraid to share the wealth!
oh and my boat is big enough that im grandfathered at my marina and the reason for the new rules hee hee..
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Old 01-12-2008, 07:55   #7
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Welcome John, I used to own a company - "Custom Glass and Solar". I have done some pretty neat installations of pasive solar, solar hot water and PV solar. I am an electrical engineer by training. How may I help you?
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Aloha John,
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