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      03-30-2009, 08:52 PM   #133
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Andy - How's the new camera? Any pictures to share from the weekend?
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Andy - How's the new camera? Any pictures to share from the weekend?
I love this camera!!!! I have spent countless hours reading the manual as this is my first SLR. I have yet to find a good application for the movie mode, but I just got a tripod, so I might start those fun times soon! I decided to start an album in the photgraphy section here to post my favorite shots. Let me know what you guys think? heres the link:

http://www.1addicts.com/forums/showthread.php?t=246031
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Oh and I would bet on rachel getting her rings before I get my wheels. I am dealing with complete Morons. I sent a formal complaint yesterday to Town fair, so hopefully that will motivate that MOFO.
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Put my rims on Thursday night. They sent me the wrong thread pitch for the wheel-locks, so I had to use one of the black stock one. Did not match. Was too busy to take the car out for a proper test drive, so just went up te street to make sure nothing fell off.
5:15am rolls around and I head off for work. Get on the highway, andthe car shakes like nothing else. The steering wheel, seats, shifter, me. Everything is vibrating horribly. Take it to my local BMW specialty shop (3D autoworks) and they tell me the tire people sent me the wrong hub-centric rings. So new rims come off, have to go back home and get my snow-tires. They go back on.
Had to take my old car (tiburon) back because the kid who bought it couldn't afford the payment plan we settled on. Fabulous. Now I have a car that I have to sell... again. Oh, and he super-curbed up the Volk GT-7's that I had on the car, so I'll have to get those re-finished. That one, however, is pure Rachel-stupidity. No one else is at fault.
Saturday morning rolls around, supposed to have a detailing appt at 8:00am. Drive down the Lowell Connector doing 56 in a 55. Go over the hill and get radared. Apparently, it changes to 35mph. Get a $210 ticket.
Get to the detailer, he asks, "Why are you here, you have an appt on the 28th" I point out it's the 28th.... He then proceeds to tell me he'll pick up my car Monday and do the detailing...
I finally get home, after much anguish and tears (cuz I'm a girl), take a very long shower. Andy shows up for the clam-run planning, and finally my weekend starts looking up. How can you go wrong with fried clams?

So you didn't have fun with us friday night?
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So you didn't have fun with us friday night?
Dance it up! Who doesn't enjoy some silly white-girl dancing? Crazy guys in white glasses getting all the girls!
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OK, so I got my wheels back and im 66% satisfied. One of the wheels was poorly taped and has a bad paintjob. I went to put on my new bmw center caps, well Dan sent me four roundels instead of caps, LOL. Does it ever end?
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Oh, does anyone need a hood or trunk roundel? I have four extra
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Oh, does anyone need a hood or trunk roundel? I have four extra
I wonder if i can fit it somewhere on Birdy?

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Oh, does anyone need a hood or trunk roundel? I have four extra
I'm going to need two. One for the trunk and one for the hood.
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On another topic, I may be going to China for work in the July/August time frame.
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On another topic, I may be going to China for work in the July/August time frame.

which city are u going to?
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On another topic, I may be going to China for work in the July/August time frame.
That's exciting! But a terrible time to leave New England!!
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which city are u going to?
I don't remember. Either Fuzhou or Shantou?

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That's exciting! But a terrible time to leave New England!!
Even worse, its a terrible time to be in south China along the coast. Warm!
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OK, so I got my wheels back and im 66% satisfied. One of the wheels was poorly taped and has a bad paintjob. I went to put on my new bmw center caps, well Dan sent me four roundels instead of caps, LOL. Does it ever end?
Man that sucks! Are you putting them on or going to try to get the poor refinishing resolved? I could almost see the poor paint job being worse than the scratches.
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grrrrrrr....... hub-centrics aren't gonna be in til monday
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grrrrrrr....... hub-centrics aren't gonna be in til monday
they'll (your new wheels) be extra seating for tomorrow
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they'll (your new wheels) be extra seating for tomorrow
I left my wheels at my local BMW shop. So I don't even have them.
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Man that sucks! Are you putting them on or going to try to get the poor refinishing resolved? I could almost see the poor paint job being worse than the scratches.
Yeah I am going to go back and get it in writing that he owes me a re-finish cause I am not giving my wheels back to that jackass anytime soon!
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grrrrrrr....... hub-centrics aren't gonna be in til monday
Waitin sucks huh? my center caps get here monday!
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must be more careful in the future.
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