September 2016 ROTM Nominations

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September 2016 ROTM Nominations

Postby superman27344 » Thu Sep 01, 2016 8:10 am

Ok, its that time again, lets hear those nominations. We are really happy to have seen all the participation in the past few of ROTMs so lets keep that momentum going.


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Re: September 2016 ROTM Nominations

Postby Toccoa » Mon Sep 05, 2016 11:56 pm

I guess I'll get this party started.

I nominate Radare's "New" '01 Rodeo Sport.
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Re: September 2016 ROTM Nominations

Postby superman27344 » Tue Sep 06, 2016 7:55 am

I'll second Radare's 2001 Rodeo Sport.


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Re: September 2016 ROTM Nominations

Postby Fox » Wed Sep 07, 2016 4:28 pm

Might I submit my own?

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Re: September 2016 ROTM Nominations

Postby Dingbat » Wed Sep 07, 2016 4:52 pm

Nope you can't propose your own, but I will.
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Re: September 2016 ROTM Nominations

Postby Smoke_Jaguar » Wed Sep 07, 2016 7:55 pm

I'll give Fox's Amigo a second. Though, I don't know how you got the dirt bike to fit in the back with the top. I can't even get my 6HP minibike in the back and I didn't even have a rear seat.
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Re: September 2016 ROTM Nominations

Postby Fox » Wed Sep 07, 2016 8:37 pm

Backing it in, it fits like a charm. ;]

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Re: September 2016 ROTM Nominations

Postby superman27344 » Fri Sep 09, 2016 9:29 am

I dont suppose one of you can post the link to Fox's build thread could you?


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Re: September 2016 ROTM Nominations

Postby Fox » Fri Sep 09, 2016 11:37 am

I never made one. Lol. I do so many projects, I rarely document the process anymore.
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Re: September 2016 ROTM Nominations

Postby superman27344 » Fri Sep 09, 2016 11:43 am

Fox wrote:I never made one. Lol. I do so many projects, I rarely document the process anymore.


Well that explains why I couldnt find it then, lol.


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Re: September 2016 ROTM Nominations

Postby Fox » Fri Sep 09, 2016 11:47 am

Yea, I think I made one or two posts during the time I turbos it but that's about all
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Re: September 2016 ROTM Nominations

Postby superman27344 » Fri Sep 09, 2016 11:57 am

viewtopic.php?f=22&t=82394&p=729764#p729764

I am gonna use that link then as your build thread. I like the name, Turmigo.


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Re: September 2016 ROTM Nominations

Postby superman27344 » Tue Sep 13, 2016 8:13 am

No one wants to nominate anyone else? Still a couple of days left to get a couple in.


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Re: September 2016 ROTM Nominations

Postby imamonstertruck » Tue Sep 13, 2016 11:40 am

I know I haven't heard from this guy in a while and if the ole trooper is eligible, I'd like to toss it up for nomination


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Re: September 2016 ROTM Nominations

Postby -88- » Tue Sep 13, 2016 12:05 pm

I'll 2nd Ian's pick
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Frank-95 Pu't Reg. Cab; 2.3 2wd, 5spd, T-bar crank and cheap shackle lift... Mild down a bit & sold, but still near & dear.
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Re: September 2016 ROTM Nominations

Postby SAS » Wed Sep 14, 2016 11:17 am

Looks like another good combination for ROTM candidates!
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Re: September 2016 ROTM Nominations

Postby superman27344 » Thu Sep 15, 2016 8:31 am

Go cast your votes here viewtopic.php?f=30&t=88608


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