it's BEER TIME!

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  1. banksy

    banksy You wrote "I love you" in lipstick on the mirror VIP

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    :cheer:. anyone else? my son and I are between coats of paint on his pinewood derby car, and I gotta 18 pk of bud light! hooray for me! :D
     
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  3. banksy

    banksy You wrote "I love you" in lipstick on the mirror VIP

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    my dad was lazy as fuck with my car. no weights, just a shitty shape and paint. we weighted my son's right at 5 oz. sprayed black gloss and have a camo stripe to run up the middle. sanded the 'axels' (nails) with 220 grit, then 400. :D
     
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    fun time with the son!!! post a pic of the wheels!
     
  5. banksy

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    once we're done, fer sure. :D
     
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    walleye Active Member Banned User

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    Nice! Hopefully a digital camo stripe.
     
  7. Mr. Potato Head

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    The poor kids that showed up with painted blocks. :facepalm:
     
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    I hear ya...I was a Cub/Scout leader/Committee Chair etc...when my boys were that age...good times...have you done a rain gutter regatta yet?
     
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    unfortunately not digital. and I would rather have gone flat black, but kids like the shiny. :D
     
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    banksy You wrote "I love you" in lipstick on the mirror VIP

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    yep. this one dad asked me how to start shaping the wood. his poor son's gonna grow up to be sally b. :D
     
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    banksy You wrote "I love you" in lipstick on the mirror VIP

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    we did - this summer! got 2nd place. :cheer:.. most of the parents didn't think to sand the bow to a tip from the bottom... :facepalm:
     
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    Fuck yeah, murder that bitch out.
     
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    [​IMG]:D
     
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    Nice...we once had a combo Rain Gutter Regatta/Bicycle Rodeo; I thought my head was gonna explode...:hat:
     
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    banksy You wrote "I love you" in lipstick on the mirror VIP

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    I'm gettin nervous... I put the weighted car plus wheels and axles on the scale and I was JUST under 5 oz. without paint. I hope I'm not over at the end. what do I do if I am? drill out some wood from the ass end? :D
     
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    If I recall, that would work...how are you weighing the car? Digital postage scale etc..?
     
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    reps :woot:
     
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    Can you cut the bottom out of it?
     
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    blairg loving Mari

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    You must spread some Reputation around before giving it to bansky again.

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    If I recall, some did, and put the weight in the channel...