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Fred Key
West coast - Canada
(1266 posts)

05/14/2010 03:06AM

Main British Car:
What if the Hokey Pokey really is what it's all about?

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Flat tires
Posted by: DiDueColpi
Date: June 04, 2011 02:01AM

I just wanted to drop a note and pump up Curtis's tires a bit.

I'm not generally one to cruise forums but recently I had the occasion to do so looking for some information.
Trying to navigate some of these mazes or extract any meaningfull information was ghastly.
I have to commend Curtis for the quality of this site. I find it easy to use, well laid out, attractive and usefull.
It's the only forum that I belong to and for good reason it seems.
It attracts a vast array of quality people that make this journey so enjoyable.
This speaks volumes of the skill and dedication that Curtis pours into this site.
In my trade everyone likes to tell you whats wrong,
I just want to let Curtis know whats very right.


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George Smathers
Spokane, WA
(118 posts)

09/12/2009 02:45PM

Main British Car:
1967 Morris Minor (48 hp @ crank!), 1971 TR6 302

Re: Flat tires
Posted by: motek
Date: June 04, 2011 10:02AM

Curtis rocks!


Carl Floyd
Kingsport, TN
(3953 posts)

10/23/2007 11:32PM

Main British Car:
1979 MGB, Buick 215

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Re: Flat tires
Posted by: MGBV8
Date: June 04, 2011 10:12AM

I must concur, Fred.

Curtis does an awesome job!

Calvin Grannis
Elk Grove,CA
(1151 posts)

11/10/2007 10:05AM

Main British Car:
74 TR6 / 71 MGB GT TR6/Ls1 71 MGB GT/Ls1

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Re: Flat tires
Posted by: 74ls1tr6
Date: June 04, 2011 08:56PM

Curtis be da man!

Curtis Jacobson
Portland Oregon
(4476 posts)

10/12/2007 02:16AM

Main British Car:
71 MGBGT, Buick 215

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Re: Flat tires
Posted by: Moderator
Date: June 10, 2011 12:19PM

You guys are very kind.

Luckily, the message board mostly takes care of itself nowadays. It's been a dreadful year... I'm in Virginia helping to take care of mom (who has Alzheimers and who also broke her hip in January). I think I've been here about five of the last nine months, more or less. That's really cut my productivity and the amount of time I have available to work on BritishV8. I know I've failed to reply to hundreds of e-mails. I especially want to apologize to all the people who have e-mailed me questions or even HIWD submissions, and who haven't gotten replies. There's still air in my tires, and I'll get them turning again before long. Thanks for your patience and understanding.

Paul Schils
Fredonia, WI
(87 posts)

12/13/2007 10:27AM

Main British Car:
1973 MGB-GT, Buick 215 1971 MGB RD, SBF 302

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Re: Flat tires
Posted by: psmg
Date: June 10, 2011 06:58PM


Great to hear from you, sad to hear of your situation. We missed you in Townsend this year, now we know the reason. Take your time, family comes first. Take care and let us know if there is any way we can help.

Paul and Mary

Phil Ossinger
New Brunswick, Canada
(342 posts)

02/02/2009 07:58PM

Main British Car:

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Re: Flat tires
Posted by: britcars
Date: June 10, 2011 10:32PM

Curtis, sorry to hear of your present situation. Alzheimers can take a heavy toll on a family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your whole family.

Phil Ossinger

Rob Ficalora
Willis, TX
(2683 posts)

10/24/2007 02:46PM

Main British Car:
'76 MGB w/CB front, Sebring rear, early metal dash Ford 302

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Re: Flat tires
Posted by: rficalora
Date: June 11, 2011 07:49AM

I'll echo the other comments Curtis -- I'm sure this is draining on you on several fronts. But it's great you're stepping up for your mom -- cherish the moments you have with her. My prayers are with you too & like Paul, if there's anything I can do, don't hesitate to let me know.

RMO 699F
Mike Maloney
SW Ohio
(528 posts)

12/09/2007 12:28PM

Main British Car:
1974 MGB Sebring GT, 3.9 Rover V8

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Re: Flat tires
Posted by: RMO 699F
Date: June 11, 2011 10:11AM

Curtis, our thoughts and prayers are with you. Many of us have been through this and it is a trying experience. I think Robs statement about cherishing the time you have left with your parents really says it all. Keep the faith my friend!

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