Yellow Pearl Fixer Upper

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Re: Yellow Pearl Fixer Upper

Post #406 by Rat » Mon Jun 01, 2020 11:10 am

We use the same little stick that dowsers use to find water .... it just points them out ....

Is that how one spells 'dowser' ?

It picked you this month ....

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Re: Yellow Pearl Fixer Upper

Post #407 by robin1731 » Mon Jun 01, 2020 2:28 pm

It was announced on the facebook page earlier. That may be where they saw it.

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Re: Yellow Pearl Fixer Upper

Post #408 by Graham Cracker » Mon Jun 01, 2020 3:18 pm

Congratulations Liam on BOTM!
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Re: Yellow Pearl Fixer Upper

Post #409 by wingrider » Mon Jun 01, 2020 3:42 pm

Yep, saw on FB yesterday. Congrats again!
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Re: Yellow Pearl Fixer Upper

Post #410 by pidjones » Mon Jun 01, 2020 5:39 pm

Well-deserved BOM, Liam! Congrats!
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Re: Yellow Pearl Fixer Upper

Post #411 by gltriker » Mon Jun 01, 2020 10:20 pm

Well Done! :oldies
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Re: Yellow Pearl Fixer Upper

Post #412 by desertrefugee » Mon Jun 01, 2020 11:59 pm

Not surprised one bit. Congratulations, Liam!
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Re: Yellow Pearl Fixer Upper

Post #413 by CrazyJerry » Tue Jun 02, 2020 7:17 am

Congrats on BOTM Liam!
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Re: Yellow Pearl Fixer Upper

Post #414 by Jonesz » Tue Jun 02, 2020 9:29 am

:-D Very nice, enjoy the work you do. Quality and attention to detail.Congrats!!
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Re: Yellow Pearl Fixer Upper

Post #415 by 77Gowing » Tue Jun 02, 2020 10:17 am

Liam, no one can say you didn't earn it with all you went through. I think you did a marvelous job.
You, obviously have a great work ethic.

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Re: Yellow Pearl Fixer Upper

Post #416 by ritalz » Tue Jun 02, 2020 10:54 am

Congrats Liam. We all know you do good work.
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Re: Yellow Pearl Fixer Upper

Post #417 by CaseyH » Tue Jun 02, 2020 9:21 pm

Congratulations BOTM

Well deserved

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Re: Yellow Pearl Fixer Upper

Post #418 by mopehead440 » Tue Jun 02, 2020 10:59 pm

Congrats, Liam....You are a great mentor!!!!!
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Re: Yellow Pearl Fixer Upper

Post #419 by Alarmdoc » Thu Jun 04, 2020 7:06 pm

Congrats, Liam Great looking Bike. It came a long way. Nice attention to detail.

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Re: Yellow Pearl Fixer Upper

Post #420 by ascot » Thu Jun 04, 2020 9:11 pm

Congratulations Liam! Well deserved.
Keep 'em running!!!
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