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Re: Trooper Camping Companion (aka the "Shaggy Shack")

Postby N law » Fri May 27, 2016 12:54 pm

OH MAN!!! Another Doinky project! I can't wait! Should I observe from this thread or will there be a separate thread?!?! :happy1:
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Re: Trooper Camping Companion (aka the "Shaggy Shack")

Postby -88- » Fri May 27, 2016 1:01 pm

You're missing alot of pictures here buddy....Except for being black that's a great looking little unit
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Re: Trooper Camping Companion (aka the "Shaggy Shack")

Postby chuffer » Fri May 27, 2016 2:52 pm

Oooh. Neat project....

And I agree with 88. One picture of it sitting in the driveway? Are you kidding?
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Re: Trooper Camping Companion (aka the "Shaggy Shack")

Postby paulevans76 » Fri May 27, 2016 4:46 pm


And don't worry, you'll be able to pull it -- you know you can start in low range and then shift to high range, right? :D
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Re: Trooper Camping Companion (aka the "Shaggy Shack")

Postby DSUZU » Fri May 27, 2016 5:27 pm

OOOOOOHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!! A "Shaglet". Now I won't be boored. Dennis
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Re: Trooper Camping Companion (aka the "Shaggy Shack")

Postby shaggydoink » Fri May 27, 2016 8:22 pm

chuffer wrote:And I agree with 88. One picture of it sitting in the driveway? Are you kidding?

OK, OK... I've started a new thread that has a few more pics, this project will likely take me a year so I'm sure there will be plenty more to come!

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Re: Trooper Camping Companion (aka the "Shaggy Shack")

Postby hessmess » Fri May 27, 2016 9:23 pm

After you "Shaggy" it into shape I think you will really enjoy this. HMMM give me an idea.
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