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Old 09-22-2007, 01:27 AM   #1
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Default Ranche De Tardel: Day 5



We spent the day getting ready for the open house and the Hot Rod Revolution. As such, I've got nothing for you in the wa...

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Old 09-22-2007, 01:48 AM   #2
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Amazing series of updates, Ryan! I've been staying waiting for them...
and it's been worth it. Awesome.
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Old 09-22-2007, 01:48 AM   #3
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Amazing is an understatment.
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Old 09-22-2007, 01:57 AM   #4
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I tried to make it but Daammmmm SF traffic!!! got to penngrove at 6:30
sux..I really wanted to make it,, Ow well see you tomorrow..
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Old 09-22-2007, 02:20 AM   #5
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I had a great time out there, It's not everyday I get to hangout with Ryan, Norwell, Cab, Notebooms and Scotty(hamber?) all at the same time..

oh yeah that place is unreal!!!

-Juan
ps. thanks for dinner Jeff... I'll get you back in Austin
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Old 09-22-2007, 02:32 AM   #6
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Great series Ryan, thanks for sharing your Tardel experience especially for those of us that are Geographically disadvantaged.

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Old 09-22-2007, 03:32 AM   #7
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What Jimmy said, That would be something else to experience.
thanks for the updates.
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Old 09-22-2007, 03:32 AM   #8
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J Ripper, is that your coupe!!
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Old 09-22-2007, 06:27 AM   #9
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simply incredible...I'm assuming you're never going back to Austin?
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Old 09-22-2007, 07:01 AM   #10
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All I can think through this trip of yours is "you lucky b*%&!" and then I realise of all people- you deserve it! So enjoy and thanks for sharing man.

I do really like that model A coupe...
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Old 09-22-2007, 07:04 AM   #11
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All I can say is WOW !!! What a vacation.
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Old 09-22-2007, 07:07 AM   #12
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Thanks for the new background pic (bucket of bolts)

I have to go to my barn now.
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Old 09-22-2007, 08:08 AM   #13
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Just awesome! Screw the yard, I'm headin' for the shop!
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Old 09-22-2007, 08:43 AM   #14
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Wow, dude, talk about a week in paradise. Neat pics!
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Old 09-22-2007, 09:13 AM   #15
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WOW!!! what a week.
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Old 09-22-2007, 10:43 AM   #16
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Great posts Ryan. I almost feel like we have been at the ranch all week too......minus that hard work and sweat. Oh, and all that knowlege that you seem to have gain. Well, it's the next best thing. Thanks for the updates.
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Old 09-22-2007, 11:11 AM   #17
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The place is amazing!!! Thank you for sharing your experience there, I hope to make it next year.
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Old 09-22-2007, 11:50 AM   #18
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Whata place whata experience. Thanks for the pics and story.
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Old 09-22-2007, 12:52 PM   #19
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First of all "Wow"...........and the crazy thing is, look at the Mike Bishop book " How to build a traditional hotrod" and that is the same shop back in the 90's...........Wow.......the hotrod guys are a bunch of collectors.

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Old 09-22-2007, 02:44 PM   #20
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So thats what heaven looks like !
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