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Old 03-21-13, 09:16 AM
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Anyone else think this looks like an awesome pile of fun?!

There's a wonderful bit of satisfaction in these little jobs!

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Old 03-21-13, 09:18 AM
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Looks good to me. You don't even need to take them apart to clean them.
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Old 03-21-13, 09:20 AM
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Fun before I start, fun after I'm done, frustrating as heck while I'm working on it!
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Old 03-21-13, 09:20 AM
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Oh, sure, that looks like about an hour of cleaning, polishing, oiling, and reassembling, followed by weeks of scouring ebay for the missing parts.
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Old 03-21-13, 09:26 AM
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Those are the jobs I really like. Making those look like new, or relatively close is very rewarding.
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Old 03-21-13, 09:34 AM
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You betcha.

Best therapy this side of massage, and you don't have to buy anyone dinner.

I spent an hour overhauling an RX100 RD the other day. Enjoyed every minute.
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Old 03-21-13, 09:44 AM
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Nope. Have at it.
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I wouldn't touch that pile unless I had a beer open and the radio on.
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Old 03-21-13, 09:52 AM
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Pile of . . . .
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Old 03-21-13, 09:53 AM
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Originally Posted by JAG410 View Post
I wouldn't touch that pile unless I had a beer open and the radio on.
I forgot that wasn't universally taken for granted....
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Originally Posted by JAG410 View Post
I wouldn't touch that pile unless I had a beer open and the radio on.
You got that right. Well, maybe not the radio

Looks like someone will be looking for adjusters again
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Old 03-21-13, 10:12 AM
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All done! Just under. An hour, not bad....


NEXT!!
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Old 03-21-13, 10:17 AM
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Originally Posted by Glynis27 View Post
You don't even need to take them apart to clean them.
I don't understand, why wouldn't I want to take them apart?
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Old 03-21-13, 10:38 AM
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flipping season is about to begin!!!! got to knock out a flipper a day to thin my fleet-i promise not to pick any more up either!!6 waiting to be sold now!
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Very nice, Eric! I enjoy these jobs. waiting for the parts to tune a set of MAFAC's...
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Is especially fun in the winter time...

Ever try using a Rock Tumbler...
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Old 03-21-13, 01:30 PM
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Originally Posted by zandoval View Post
Ever try using a Rock Tumbler...
Only for rocks... But suddenly I'm inspired! Any method to that madness?
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Old 03-21-13, 02:26 PM
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Originally Posted by JAG410 View Post
I wouldn't touch that pile unless I had a beer open and the radio on.
Sounds like a perfect Saturday night. You can get the paint nice and shiny on the crown and bridge while you're in there.
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