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Traveling Trunk Monkey in Detroit

Hi Guys,

I've got a project scheduled for next week in the "D".

I'll be flying in on Tuesday and will be in town for about a week. I'll be working nights starting on Wednesday night.

I'll be staying at the Double Tree:

5801 Southfield Expressway
Detroit, Michigan

Which is near the Fairlane Town Center.

If you'd like to meet, as always, reply here or shoot me a PM.

I've met a few of you guys up there and would like to meet others.


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Air silencer delete, warp drive, dilithium crystals, flux capacitor, Slingshot Rubber band power adder, Moonshine & Gas, Leaf Blower Supercharger, Hamster Wheel & Hamster, Energizer Bunny generating 1.21 gigawatts, Mr. FusionŽ Home Energy Reactor, hover conversion and a sextant celestial navigation system (The original GPS)
Best 1/4: 1,320 nanoseconds @ 670,616,629.2 miles per hour

"There isn't that much difference anymore between spacecraft, aircraft and modern automobiles..." - Keith Henry, NASA's Langley Research Center
See a list of my real mods and pictures of my car HERE. The true performance of my car was made possible by the Carolinas Crew Chief, RobertP at Rob's Tire & Auto
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I grew up just north of the D. While you're in town, hit up the New Parthenon. Amazing Greek food (I recommend the Saganaki for an app and the Pastitso as the main). It's in Greektown if you wouldn't have guessed, right by the casino.

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Dang, wish I was there, you know that though, don't know if any of the others will see this but have fun, go eat downtown.

Ya, its funny, Funny like a Clown.
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Thanks. Yea, wish you were there too. It'd be great to see you and the family again.

I'll see if I can catch up with 97quikcat and Ainline41. Gonzalo Duque and I are going to get together for a

Anybody else interested?

Mods? Yea, I got mods ...
Air silencer delete, warp drive, dilithium crystals, flux capacitor, Slingshot Rubber band power adder, Moonshine & Gas, Leaf Blower Supercharger, Hamster Wheel & Hamster, Energizer Bunny generating 1.21 gigawatts, Mr. FusionŽ Home Energy Reactor, hover conversion and a sextant celestial navigation system (The original GPS)
Best 1/4: 1,320 nanoseconds @ 670,616,629.2 miles per hour

"There isn't that much difference anymore between spacecraft, aircraft and modern automobiles..." - Keith Henry, NASA's Langley Research Center
See a list of my real mods and pictures of my car HERE. The true performance of my car was made possible by the Carolinas Crew Chief, RobertP at Rob's Tire & Auto
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Let me know when/where.. We haven't had a meet in these parts for some time. It might be hard for me because I work during the day. If you end up eating in Detroit, I could attend at lunch time.

Call me at 734-743-1005 if there is some last minute thing going on.

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Oh, man so sorry I missed you. I got busy and I was working nights. I didn't have much time for anything except sleep and work. I wish you'd have send me a PM or bumped this thread sooner. Somehow I overlooked your post on the 3rd.

I didn't get together with anybody while I was up there. I flew home yesterday and I'm headed to Milwaukee on Tuesday. I'm gonna go check out OxmanWI's "Man Cave" lol.

I'll catch ya next time I'm in the area. Sorry James.

Mods? Yea, I got mods ...
Air silencer delete, warp drive, dilithium crystals, flux capacitor, Slingshot Rubber band power adder, Moonshine & Gas, Leaf Blower Supercharger, Hamster Wheel & Hamster, Energizer Bunny generating 1.21 gigawatts, Mr. FusionŽ Home Energy Reactor, hover conversion and a sextant celestial navigation system (The original GPS)
Best 1/4: 1,320 nanoseconds @ 670,616,629.2 miles per hour

"There isn't that much difference anymore between spacecraft, aircraft and modern automobiles..." - Keith Henry, NASA's Langley Research Center
See a list of my real mods and pictures of my car HERE. The true performance of my car was made possible by the Carolinas Crew Chief, RobertP at Rob's Tire & Auto
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Damn, I got busy too with my liners and I still am! Sorry Ron! I did get your PM from the LOD forum....

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No problem. I'll catch you guys another time.

I hope to see ya at Carlisle Gonzo, that is if you and I make it there.

Mods? Yea, I got mods ...
Air silencer delete, warp drive, dilithium crystals, flux capacitor, Slingshot Rubber band power adder, Moonshine & Gas, Leaf Blower Supercharger, Hamster Wheel & Hamster, Energizer Bunny generating 1.21 gigawatts, Mr. FusionŽ Home Energy Reactor, hover conversion and a sextant celestial navigation system (The original GPS)
Best 1/4: 1,320 nanoseconds @ 670,616,629.2 miles per hour

"There isn't that much difference anymore between spacecraft, aircraft and modern automobiles..." - Keith Henry, NASA's Langley Research Center
See a list of my real mods and pictures of my car HERE. The true performance of my car was made possible by the Carolinas Crew Chief, RobertP at Rob's Tire & Auto
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Oh well.. We will have to get together next time, hopefully it won't be the dead of winter.

-=James
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