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      05-16-2008, 05:10 PM   #23
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hahaha im with Wayne, you guys are funny
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My ship doesnt come up either!
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      05-16-2008, 10:58 PM   #25
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My ship doesnt come up either!
Yes I noticed that not all ships log their position. I guess it's up to the captain if he wants to turn on tracking or be a 'stealth ship'. My captain decided to suddenly go stealth in the middle of the Indian Ocean.

Perhaps someone on the bridge accidentally kicked out the plug of the GPS tracking machine:biggrin:
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      05-17-2008, 12:12 AM   #26
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Dont worry mate, I'm sure there are older guys there, I am 31, no kids, so exra money to spend in the car.
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      05-17-2008, 01:14 AM   #27
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Dont worry mate, I'm sure there are older guys there, I am 31, no kids, so exra money to spend in the car.
I am the opposite Carlos.. Three kids ...two have moved out..one 18yr old left at home...
Two grandkids and my 135i to spend my left over money on..
hahahaaaaa..
Ooopppss..and my wife of course..Although she doesnt need any encouraging to spend..
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      05-17-2008, 01:44 AM   #28
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I am the opposite Carlos.. Three kids ...two have moved out..one 18yr old left at home...
Two grandkids and my 135i to spend my left over money on..
hahahaaaaa..
Ooopppss..and my wife of course..Although she doesnt need any encouraging to spend..
Good on you zuzu. I think in general the Aussie 1er owner will be of a more mature age than our American counterparts. There are quite a number of under 25s there. Reason: price.

PS like you new avatar.
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      05-17-2008, 01:52 AM   #29
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Good on you zuzu. I think in general the Aussie 1er owner will be of a more mature age than our American counterparts. There are quite a number of under 25s there. Reason: price.

PS like you new avatar.
Thanks ..So hard trying to find a decent Black Saphire metalic pix of a 135i..
Finally found a new posting today.
I think you are right about the Aussie demographics for the 1er.
Unlike our American counterparts,I dont think the average young wage earner can really afford the car in Oz..
Besides the exception of a few high achievers including our forum members..
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Just to confirm the thought here, I'm 46 and definately on a mid-life crisis after a recent big op, so reliving life. Am single, so no $$'s comitted elsewhere other than moi.

The Yanks don't know how lucky they have it. 4.5% interest rates, <8% LCT, $30K 135's... Sheez.
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Yes I noticed that not all ships log their position. I guess it's up to the captain if he wants to turn on tracking or be a 'stealth ship'. My captain decided to suddenly go stealth in the middle of the Indian Ocean.
Maybe someone on the crew is a 1Addict and is just playing with you guys!

No more updates, obviously?
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Just to confirm the thought here, I'm 46 and definately on a mid-life crisis after a recent big op, so reliving life. Am single, so no $$'s comitted elsewhere other than moi.

The Yanks don't know how lucky they have it. 4.5% interest rates, <8% LCT, $30K 135's... Sheez.
The Yanks dont know how lucky they are..
They whinge about the M3 being $75K over there..
Imagine..We would all have M3's and the 135r as a second car..:w00t:
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Just to confirm the thought here, I'm 46 and definately on a mid-life crisis after a recent big op, so reliving life. Am single, so no $$'s comitted elsewhere other than moi.

The Yanks don't know how lucky they have it. 4.5% interest rates, <8% LCT, $30K 135's... Sheez.
Good on ya Simon..
Please to meet another 1er over 45..:thumbup::thumbup:
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      05-17-2008, 03:27 AM   #34
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Maybe someone on the crew is a 1Addict and is just playing with you guys!

No more updates, obviously?
Nope, last position logged at 0600 14/5/08. Indian Bermuda triangle:iono:

I think I'm going to do my head in with this one.....
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      05-17-2008, 03:30 AM   #35
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Yeh..I just checked as well..
Hoping there might have been NEWS FLASH on the sighting..
Chillout and have a glass of red and watch the footy..
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I am in the same boat as you..Literally..
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hee hee, exactly.

Which part of Sydney are you located, zuzu?
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      05-17-2008, 06:22 AM   #38
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ANyone older than 47?

There MIGHT be!!!!

You are only as old as the woman you . . .
. . . hold on she's older than me!!! That can't be right.

Anyway . . . what's age got to do with it? There's nothing wrong with being a big kid, is there?
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hee hee, exactly.

Which part of Sydney are you located, zuzu?
I live at Rhodes..:roundel:
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Thanks Wayne...
How am I supposed to pick up now..
Dude, do not worry, young chicks love older men! Especially one with a bmw convertible!
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I live at Rhodes..:roundel:
Big Ikea store there.:smile:
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Looks like Tortugus is also running late. Ok I admit it, I have been refresching the Port of Melb website as well!
http://www.portofmelbourne.com.au/inport.asp
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Looks like Tortugus is also running late. Ok I admit it, I have been refresching the Port of Melb website as well!
http://www.portofmelbourne.com.au/inport.asp
To be a true Addict, you can go here:

http://www.portofmelbourne.com.au/sh...ptlon_cam2.asp

and watch your ship enter Port Philip Bay.

Now that is really sad.....
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