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Barber again #781344 08/13/19 4:49 am
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I don't get it. One year I go to the site early and they are not yet selling tickets (never mind that the RV sites are already sold out.)
Now I go there and everything is sold out! If I can't camp on site I ain't going.


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Re: Barber again [Re: DavidP] #781617 08/16/19 3:21 am
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Join AHRMA and sign up for a race. Camp free. We will make space for you.


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Re: Barber again [Re: DavidP] #781635 08/16/19 10:35 am
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Hey Bill
I asked for pit space on the 4th level. I think Steve and Scott are looking to go there too. Have you sent in for yours yet?

Re: Barber again [Re: DavidP] #781690 08/17/19 1:36 am
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Sorry Bill, I don't race. Though I did ride pretty fast when I was young and dumb. Maybe I could walk around with a C wrench in my pocket and be somebody's 'crew chief.'
I bought my event tickets. They always seem to magically come up with more camping at the last minute. Probably just to suck another 'service charge' from your order.


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Re: Barber again [Re: DavidP] #782731 08/27/19 4:53 am
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Still no word on camping. That doesn't stop them from bugging me to upgrade to Ace Corner.


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Re: Barber again [Re: DavidP] #783096 08/30/19 10:51 pm
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David, just tell 'em you're Gumby's mechanic, and camp with the racers. Who's to know??


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Re: Barber again [Re: DavidP] #783199 09/01/19 4:32 am
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But then I'd have to try to make a Firebird do stupid human tricks.


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Re: Barber again [Re: DavidP] #784823 09/20/19 4:30 am
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I'm up to #3 on the waiting list. What's next? Do they open bidding for camping spots to see how much more money they can drag out of us?


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Re: Barber again [Re: DavidP] #785593 09/27/19 5:44 am
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Got a call from some guy in Wisconsin about buying his camping pass today. Hope it's legitimate.
This weekend is getting way too expensive! $150 for the chance of finding a few parts at the swap meet. Probably be my last year attending.

Camping pass is in the mail. Apparently that's how Barber handles the waiting list. Anyone who has already bought a pass and can't attend is given phone numbers from the list to call. Time to change the oil in Mr Jim. laugh

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92 BMW K100rs "Gustav"
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Re: Barber again [Re: DavidP] #786051 10/02/19 1:33 am
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I'm stoked. Got my pass for the B lot.
Should be arriving early afternoon on Thursday.
Probably try to find a spot at the bottom. Maroon Ford van, black T120V, stop in for a beer. laugh


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71 A65L "Zelda"
92 BMW K100rs "Gustav"
72 T120V cafe project "Mr. Jim"
72 T150V "Wotan"
Re: Barber again [Re: DavidP] #786542 10/08/19 4:26 am
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Had a great time, even with the heat. Great racing and swap meet. I found enough parts to build the Amals to put on Zelda and I bought a real service manual for Mr Jim.
Finally got some precious rain on Saturday night while I was partying with the Nashville Ton Up crowd.
The only thing I didn't do was ride, except around the park. Just too much to do and see.


Stepping on others doesn't make you stand tall.

71 A65L "Zelda"
92 BMW K100rs "Gustav"
72 T120V cafe project "Mr. Jim"
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