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Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by hilborn283, Jan 29, 2006.

  1. hilborn283
    Joined: Dec 13, 2004
    Posts: 68


    hello fellow HAMB-ers!!i am looking for people who live in saskatchewan.i just moved to saskatoon,and wanna meet some like minded rodders.PM me if youre from Saskatchewan anywhere!!
  2. I'm from the Swift current area.
    Theres a few sask hambers on here, probably around 5-10.
    Where did you move from?
  3. Byron Crump
    Joined: Jun 13, 2001
    Posts: 1,855

    Byron Crump

    Not that this has anything to really do with you guys but I cracked up when I saw this post.

    I was doing some grades over this weekend and 100% of my students in my World Geo. class lost points because of your fair province.

    They could either not I.D. Saskatchewan on a map quiz or if they could they missed the question because they could not spell it.

    Oh, and they only had a full seven days to study for the quiz LOL.

    The other item that killed them in Canada was Nunavut.

    Several students thought Canada was part of the United States when I started the unit.

    Another kid thought he country of Alaska defeated you and we saved you by taking them out and making that country part of the USA.

    Kids, ya gotta love em...
  4. TagMan
    Joined: Dec 12, 2002
    Posts: 6,049


    What's REALLY sad, is that these were college students !! :eek: :D

  5. From Regina, member of Majestics car club

    Building a 47 Chevy fleetline... slowly :D

    Welcome aboard
  6. Damn,your teaching students in the USA about something other then the USA.Heck your brave,don't let this get out or you'll get fired for being a leftwing extremist:p
    I thought you were only allowed to teach the kics down there about the USA,good to see that they'll know something about their neighbors.
    I say this because when we used to race "down south"people down there thought we lived in Igloos,and thought that soon as you got to the border there was a 15 foot wall of snow.
    I remember at one race a lady asked us "how often do you get your supplys flown in?"
    Too funny eh.

    Oh yeah,theres a bunch more of Sask HAMBers then 5-10.....Shiny
  7. Hey from Melville!!!! Lived in 'toontown for most of the 80's. Still have a lot of 5-6-7 buddies there. JonnieRockets and JD, and I theink Fargoguy are from up that neck of the woods too. Draggins car club are from there too, but they can be kinda "gold-chainy" :)
  8. hilborn283
    Joined: Dec 13, 2004
    Posts: 68


    here's a funny t-shirt i saw once in winnipeg..

    " Saskatchewan...easy to draw,hard to spell"
  9. hilborn283
    Joined: Dec 13, 2004
    Posts: 68


    cool!is there alot of retro guys there?havin a hard time finding any here.tom from TSS rod and custom says regina has alot of retro..lookin to meet some nearby retro rodders..maybe even go to some local venues for tunes and food.any good shows coming up in feb?
  10. hilborn283
    Joined: Dec 13, 2004
    Posts: 68


    moved from winnipeg.where is the swift current area?
  11. Nightfire
    Joined: May 3, 2005
    Posts: 101

    from Canada

    Man too bad you moved. I'm still in winnipeg, from what I heard its better than Sask:D

  12. When I lived in alberta we went south across the border in montana maybe 1/2hr in and got gas, the broad in the station asked where we were from and we told her Alberta, she replied "what state is that in?" lol.

    Back to the topic Swift Current is about 3hrs south on the #4. Not a whole bunch of action around my area, some I guess. Regina seems to have something going for more traditionally influenced rods. Good thing about sask is there are LOTS of potential rods sitting in fields
  13. len_m
    Joined: Jul 6, 2005
    Posts: 384

    from wpg,can

    hey fred. good to see you online. wpg isn't the same without you. Hope your enjoying saskabush. we just finished moving Dan into his new apartment today, Gary is now a resident of carmen (he had his parents helping him move yesterday and they still didn't discover his roadster which was in the garage). Pat O'connor (fordnutz) is a good guy from Moosejaw, he's the one i got my axle from. Take care, visit soon, maybe this time we'll all visit you.

  14. tombstone
    Joined: Jan 15, 2006
    Posts: 323

    from sk.canada

  15. 29SX276
    Joined: Oct 19, 2003
    Posts: 469


    Welcome;I'm in Moose Jaw,just south of you.We've got a couple of HAMB'rs here;there's a few of us building traditional style rods.This town has a lot of cars and trucks that encompass the whole hotrod spectrum.Hope to see you some time this summer.
  16. hilborn283
    Joined: Dec 13, 2004
    Posts: 68


    holy crap!!i forgot you were on here!how's the 'a' coming?i miss you all alot too..i saw the pics of cam's chop sequence..pretty cool!!you got some progress to make up's gonna catch up to ya!i'm comin in for easter to get tattooed by marc..and i suppose to visit..haha!when's highschool spring break?thats when adam has a week off from teaching and i am comin in then to drag the ol intersmashable home!or to new home!
  17. labelkills
    Joined: Jan 25, 2005
    Posts: 339


    I am in Arizona now but I have lots of family in Prince Albert and other areas

    I am from Edmonton myself

    And Damn people are stupid about Canada! My buddy thought it was an area just above Montana, about the size of Arizona. Ha!
  18. tinmann
    Joined: Nov 11, 2005
    Posts: 1,589


    Sssssssshhhhhhhh... hey there fellow Canucks... let's keep some of our Canadian secrets just that.... secret. If it gets out what a great place we've got up here in the "frozen north" they'll invade us. Being a former Winnipegger and now a northern B.C.'er, I've always heard that 'toontown has a huge cool car population. I think finding like-minded traditional hot rodders won't be a problem.
  19. Spedley
    Joined: Mar 5, 2004
    Posts: 392


    Hey, another Moose Jaw HAMB'r here. Definitely a diverse group of rodders in this town. There is the Draggins show comin up Easter Weekend in S'toon, its usually ok, and dont forget Majestics show in April sometime. See ya around.
  20. The majestics show this year is the 40th annual show. We are drawing alot of old school rides and so far have had amazing support from local clubs in the province.

    Its proving to be a show not to miss. Entry forms are online
  21. 66gmc
    Joined: Dec 4, 2005
    Posts: 558


    its good to see another hamber from saskatoon
    im not sure if you americans know this or not but saskatchewan is actually an ocean and saskatoon and regina are big boats:D
  22. I live in Edmonton but i am origainally from Indian Head Sk, My family still lives there so i usually cruise down once every 3 or 4 months
  23. Speaking of sask, Corner gas is on in a couple minutes, I cant miss that
  24. Kruzer63
    Joined: Dec 6, 2004
    Posts: 638


    Hey there, I am from Regina, and in the Northside Street Rods here which is primarily traditional rods or retro as you say. Actually Tom with TSS Rod & Custom up there is a member of our club too. I have posted a few posts about the sedan i am building currently if you do a search. Good to see more C'dians on here.
  25. LiL' NiCk
    Joined: Oct 15, 2002
    Posts: 722

    LiL' NiCk

    Welcome new canadian hamber.....

    Saskatchewan....After reading the teachers comments..I gotta ask this...saskatchewan is such an interesting name--Could u tell me the history of where it arose from please. ( it is kinda like the indian names in WI. - Fond du Lac, Onieda, Potawatomi, Menomonie Falls...)...
  26. JonnyRockets
    Joined: Mar 8, 2005
    Posts: 482


    From Sasaktoon here! No project running - hell - still need a motor and a ton of knowledge.

    38 dodge sedan
    29-31 cehvy roadster
    33-35 chevy flatbed truck

  27. ratt7
    Joined: Sep 23, 2005
    Posts: 362


    I'm little far away, next door to you in Winnipeg
    Joined: Jan 29, 2008
    Posts: 87


    im from saskatoon aswell im hacking a 47 international kb 1
  29. Lithium1952
    Joined: Sep 5, 2006
    Posts: 17

    from Saskatoon

    Hey, right on.. a lot more guys than I thought in Saskatoon.. add me as another!
    I've probably met you guys in person and didn't even know haha

    '52 Ford F-1 w/flathead
    '63 Galaxie 500 w/390
    '53 Chevy sedan in progress w/whatever can make 700 - 800hp

  30. oiler
    Joined: Nov 2, 2001
    Posts: 100


    originally from south of Swift Current (Frontier)
    Now living northwest of you just over the border in Cold Lake Alberta
    Go Riders!!

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