Re: [MBZ] Lambo project

2016-07-25 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Classic car in affordable range of money. --Sal (Salman?) On 7/25/16 6:58 PM, clay via Mercedes wrote: SO here is the starting point of a project if I can stay on task and fully beered up. http://seattle.craigslist.org/see/cto/5672622208.html - donor

Re: [MBZ] OT eviction

2016-07-25 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Could have been friction caused the fire -- friction between the bank and the insurance company. --FT On 7/25/16 8:16 PM, Brian Toscano via Mercedes wrote: Stereotypes exist for a reason. I always remember the Ford dealership that was up for sale, one day it burned to the ground and

Re: [MBZ] Time fer Merkel to move on

2016-07-25 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
I was reading some comment on some political thing today that the US foots 80% of the NATO bill. It was in connection with Trump saying something about pulling out of NATO or something, I don't know what it was. And I don't know if that is true or not but it sounds like it could be, the

Re: [MBZ] OT eviction

2016-07-26 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
at 12:37 AM, Brian Toscano via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: Yes On Jul 25, 2016, at 6:19 PM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: Could have been friction caused the fire -- friction between the bank and the insurance company. --FT On 7/25/16 8:1

Re: [MBZ] OT eviction

2016-07-26 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
convention, not a single one dealt with (or even mentioned) ISIS or terrorism The Don will win in a landslide if this keeps up - Max Charleston SC On Tue, Jul 26, 2016 at 2:08 PM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: Do you know that the term &q

Re: [MBZ] OT eviction

2016-07-26 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
slide if this keeps up - Max Charleston SC On Tue, Jul 26, 2016 at 2:08 PM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: Do you know that the term "redneck" originally applied to black people (men specifically). --FT On 7/26/16 2:06 PM, G Mann vi

Re: [MBZ] OT eviction

2016-07-26 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
016 at 2:17 PM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: Have the French determined what the motive might be for this event? --FT ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe

Re: [MBZ] OT Seiko 5 SNK809 one week update

2016-07-26 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
If that doesn't work you could try a bit of super glue and something to attach to it, then scrape/dissolve off the glue. --FT On 7/26/16 6:40 PM, Max Dillon via Mercedes wrote: The glass back gives me pause. I'd rather try the rubber ball trick first I think, but thanks for the info. --

Re: [MBZ] OT Seiko 5 SNK809 one week update

2016-07-26 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
I see on DX or Banggood those watch wrenches for really cheap. I would think that any scratches would over time get polished down by the rubbing on your arm? --FT On 7/26/16 6:30 PM, Meade Dillon via Mercedes wrote: Thanks Mitch and Peter for your thoughts. I do believe I'm going to get

Re: [MBZ] OT eviction

2016-07-22 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
I agree --FT On 7/22/16 4:36 PM, WILTON via Mercedes wrote: 'Sounds shifty to me. Wilton - Original Message - From: "Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes" To: "Mercedes Discussion List" Cc: "Andrew Strasfogel" Sent:

Re: [MBZ] Time fer Merkel to move on

2016-07-25 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
He was justified in his detonation because the Germans had sent him packing. How dare they! --FT On 7/24/16 11:14 PM, Max Dillon via Mercedes wrote: Ok, a dozen more Germans have more been injured by a suicide bomber. -- --FT ___

[MBZ] this is nice

2016-07-25 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
https://charleston.craigslist.org/cto/5691018115.html -- --FT ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] hilarious

2016-07-25 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
RESET! --FT On 7/25/16 12:06 AM, Curley McLain via Mercedes wrote: The dems are claiming the Rooskies hacked their computers to support Trump! Really! No $ hit! That is the funniest thing I've heard in a long time! Think about it? Putie would rather have a tough negotiator rather

Re: [MBZ] Time fer Merkel to move on

2016-07-25 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
he had entered the EU, said Johannes Dimroth, spokesman for Germany's Federal Interior Ministry. Dimroth said he did not know why the deportation had not been carried out, saying it was a matter for Bavarian state authorities. On July 25, 2016 at 9:04 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes <merce

Re: [MBZ] Sleepin in a Sprinter

2016-07-25 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
have any doubt the Clinton Foundation qualifies for asset seizure under RICO law? Talk about "in your face" ... Are there no media reporters with the brass of Woodward and Bernstein these days? On Sun, Jul 24, 2016 at 4:16 PM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: h

Re: [MBZ] A question for poos

2016-07-25 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
He's grieving over the loss of Debbie as his Florida main girl. --FT On 7/25/16 3:53 PM, Meade Dillon via Mercedes wrote: Dan's recovering from his armadillo encounter? SDL blew up when the AC charge leaked to interior? Trump's speech was so inspiring he's hit the road to campaign and

Re: [MBZ] OT eviction

2016-07-25 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
TRIM YOUR POSTS! --FT On 7/25/16 3:43 PM, fmiser via Mercedes wrote: Andrew wrote: Yep to what? Just because you will post a "reply" to something other than the message it's attached do does NOT mean other people do that. So if you want to see what he was saying "Yup" to

Re: [MBZ] OT Seiko 5 SNK809 one week update

2016-07-27 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
I like to listen to the Beeb do there time checks --FT On 7/27/16 10:39 AM, Meade Dillon via Mercedes wrote: That's a good one Wilton. I will see if I can figure out what standard is used by my phone (Sprint network). I also have an old hand-help GPS receiver, I may fire that up and see

Re: [MBZ] OT one big 3-D printer

2016-07-27 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Get in on the ground floor and build up the company! If the Aussies are concerned about the cost of bricklaying they could go down to Houston, drive down Westpark Drive, and pick up a coupla hundred "guest workers" and take them down there. $7/hr yer good ta go... and there's a lot more

[MBZ] It's almost over

2016-07-27 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
The Summer Event is ending soon! Hurry in to take advantage of special, limited-time offers on many of our vehicles. DonĀ“t miss this perfect opportunity to get into a

Re: [MBZ] OT HVAC issue

2016-07-28 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
So at the water board meeting this morning our engineer was talking about some problems in the distribution system, seems as though a coupla weeks ago in the early morning the SCADA system started sending alarms, which woke her up, sensors on our 3 tanks were all over the place then one

Re: [MBZ] OT HVAC issue

2016-07-28 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
countries. And yes, you can buy new surge protectors for each unit. Trot on down to your friendly local electric supply. Floyd Thursby via Mercedes <mailto:mercedes@okiebenz.com> July 28, 2016 at 11:17 AM So at the water board meeting this morning our engineer was talking about some pr

Re: [MBZ] Putting a Lambo to good use - towing goats and bales of hay

2016-07-28 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
So for now Kleb is all hat no cattle --FT On 7/27/16 8:00 PM, fmiser via Mercedes wrote: Curt wrote: Lots of work having livestock. They need to be taken care of nearly every single day or they die. Imagine how fun it'll be when one is sick or something and remember you'll need somebody to

Re: [MBZ] OT HVAC issue

2016-07-23 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
I found a guy who is based Upstate who facilitated getting me a new control board for my LG mini-split outdoor unit. He was a former boss of a guy who is listed on LG's website, but who no longer sells their stuff because of how poor they are to deal with (he says the units are not bad but

Re: [MBZ] S320 LWB on crack

2016-07-23 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Ambassador edition w/ bulletproof glass and steel under the rear seat! This car was made specially for executives and dignitaries being chauffeured around by a driver. On 7/23/16 4:15 PM, Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes wrote: Why? The price is so cheap I think it's a typo. On Sat, Jul 23,

Re: [MBZ] S320 LWB on crack

2016-07-23 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
under the rear seat, in the form of a one lunger. Floyd Thursby via Mercedes <mailto:mercedes@okiebenz.com> July 23, 2016 at 3:24 PM Ambassador edition w/ bulletproof glass and steel under the rear seat! This car was made specially for executives and dignitaries being chauffeured

Re: [MBZ] S320 LWB on crack

2016-07-23 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Will you drive him back home in it? The car is for executives to be driven around in. --FT On 7/23/16 5:44 PM, Mitch Haley via Mercedes wrote: Mainly that. The price seems a little high for me, but if everything works it's probably worth $3k or so. Or if it's underpriced by east coast

Re: [MBZ] Sleepin in

2016-07-24 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
there is evidence of how thoroughly corrupt the (J) party is. Also interesting that most of the registered protest groups are berners! Go Bernie GO! Floyd Thursby via Mercedes <mailto:mercedes@okiebenz.com> July 24, 2016 at 10:18 AM I think the worst you could expect is an entry in your Permanent

Re: [MBZ] Sleepin in

2016-07-24 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
I think the worst you could expect is an entry in your Permanent Record that says you showed some questionable judgment, but not questionable enough to disqualify you from being a president. I have noticed too that the DNC were somewhat harsh on the Bern. It's almost like they were playing

Re: [MBZ] Sleepin in

2016-07-24 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
"During the Lindemann investigation, Tommy Burns identified James Druck, who he claimed taught him how to electrocute a horse to collect on an insurance policy. Coincidentally, James Druck was the father of Lisa Druck, now known as Rielle Hunter. Burns further claimed that Druck paid him to

Re: [MBZ] Sleepin in

2016-07-24 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
: On Sun, 24 Jul 2016 11:18:24 -0400 Floyd Thursby via Mercedes <mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: I have noticed too that the DNC were somewhat harsh on the Bern. It's almost like they were playing favorites. There was information on Drudge last night (links to English news sites) about a Wikileak

Re: [MBZ] Todays Haji

2016-07-24 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Have the German authorities made any determination regarding a motive? Was it a spontaneous reaction to a youtube video about auto detailing done wrongly, he was just out for a walk and saw it on his phone and got upset? Are there calls for assault machete control, a waiting period and

Re: [MBZ] Putting a Lambo to good use - towing goats and bales of hay and water buffaloes

2016-07-28 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
PM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes <mercedes@okiebenz.com <mailto:mercedes@okiebenz.com>> wrote: Hah! de gullah peeples doan wanna doon dat But there is a goat cheese maker right over close to where he is, they have a little farm with goats, but they didn't

Re: [MBZ] ChowdaQ T-shirt

2016-07-28 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Check with the Russians --FT On 7/28/16 4:40 PM, Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes wrote: For some reason Curt's msgs. are now going straight into my spam folder. On Wed, Jul 27, 2016 at 6:15 PM, Curt Raymond via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: I've got a laundry marker, it can say

Re: [MBZ] Appears to be a really nice 500

2016-07-28 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
"Engine was running when parked." My engine is usually running when I park. --FT On 7/28/16 8:30 PM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes wrote: " 1985 Mercedes 500 SEL http://fortsmith.craigslist.org/cto/5705398725.html via cPro for Craigslist iOS: http://tinyurl.com/cPro-iDevice Android:

Re: [MBZ] Sickbay Report

2016-07-28 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
You should have CHANGED YOUR FUSES and CHANGED YOUR FILTERS. What kind of oil do you use? --FT On 7/24/16 11:46 AM, M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes wrote: Went to the ER last Sunday with nausea and numbness in my left arm and leg. After a mini-stroke was ruled out, a stress test on Monday

Re: [MBZ] OT HVAC issue

2016-07-29 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Thanks. I think I'm going to get one of those surge breakers that sits right at the panel breaker, should provide some protection to all the circuits instead of just one surge breaker on the AC unit. They have an LED indicator to show when they are still working, so that is an indicator if

Re: [MBZ] Dash cam

2016-07-30 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
That one I got for $40some works pretty well, a 32GB SD card was another $20 if I recall. In general all this cheepchineechit is throwaway stuff anyway, it's like insurance, if you ever need it is there, if it fails after a few months you've paid a few $$ a month for the dashcam insurance,

Re: [MBZ] Eviction conclusion

2016-07-30 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
The average donation to Bernie was $27. All those donaters got a pretty cheap education in Dem politics. --FT On 7/30/16 1:32 AM, G Mann via Mercedes wrote: "The price of education is never cheap, no matter where you buy it." All concerned are now "smarter". On Fri, Jul 29, 2016 at 8:40

Re: [MBZ] Nice 140 diesel

2016-07-30 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Daughter unit this morning was axing about the car, so I told her the story, she was saddened by the loss. I told her you bought another one in Gboro, she wondered if it was her go-to NAPA guy who (and his wife too) buys/sells Benz dizzels, hence his great interest and support to her when she

Re: [MBZ] My new internet speeds

2016-08-01 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
I think my DL is 15Mb/s and the bill including land phone is about $65, which is what the "introductory" price was, then they jacked it to ~$100 when I threatened to quit them (after about 2.5hr on the phone with 3 or 4 different "customer service" reps -- interesting the girl who finally

[MBZ] Classic Benz pR0n

2016-08-01 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
http://blackflag.jalopnik.com/heres-how-modern-f1-drivers-handle-classic-race-cars-in-1784653654 --FT ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] OT Seiko 5 SNK809 one week update

2016-07-26 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
You need to tighten the watch --FT On 7/26/16 8:48 AM, Meade Dillon via Mercedes wrote: After about 6 days of use, the watch looses about 16-17 seconds per day (I wear it all day and take it off at night). Apparently I need to move to a colder climate, which would affect the watch by

Re: [MBZ] Eviction update

2016-07-26 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Why is it called a "stereo"type and not a "mono"type? One tries to make all out to be like one thing ("mono"), not two things ("stereo"). --FT On 7/25/16 10:25 PM, Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes wrote: Nobody gets my jokes anymore. Or maybe I don't get theirs? On Jul 25, 2016 2:03 PM,

Re: [MBZ] Time fer Merkel to move on

2016-07-25 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
in suicide murders there is now a shortage of virgins. Film at 11:00 On Mon, Jul 25, 2016 at 6:38 AM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: You need to be understanding - he had PDSD -- pre-detonation stress disorder But the question is, since he didn't actually take any in

Re: [MBZ] OT eviction

2016-07-26 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
it is a southern regionalism? Are there no landlords/arsonists comprising other religions or ethnicities? On Tue, Jul 26, 2016 at 12:37 AM, Brian Toscano via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: Yes On Jul 25, 2016, at 6:19 PM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> w

Re: [MBZ] OT Australia is moving

2016-07-30 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Gaia lives! --FT On 7/30/16 5:04 PM, Max Dillon via Mercedes wrote: http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-36912700 The Geocentric Datum of Australia, the country's local co-ordinate system, was last updated in 1994. Since then, Australia has moved about 1.5 metres north. So on 1 January 2017,

Re: [MBZ] Eviction conclusion

2016-07-30 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
ves http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to: http://mail.okiebenz.com/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_okiebenz.com Floyd Thursby via Mercedes <mailto:mercedes@okiebenz.com> July 30, 2016 at 1:03 PM The average donation to Bernie was $27. All those donaters got a prett

Re: [MBZ] Dash cam

2016-07-31 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
I have mine mounted up pretty much behind the rear view mirror so it is not particularly visible either from inside or outside. Mine is maybe 2"x4" if that big, it is pretty small. --FT On 7/31/16 12:03 PM, Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes wrote: Doesn't it block your view of the road? On

[MBZ] amplifire 1200 wats

2016-07-31 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
What could go wrong? https://charleston.craigslist.org/cto/5707994405.html -- --FT ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

[MBZ] Mercedes Benz Classic Cars

2016-07-31 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
https://www.facebook.com/Mercedes-Benz-Classic-Cars-297617297297/ -- --FT ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] OT Seiko 5 SNK809 one week update

2016-07-27 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
You should have watched (get it, watched?) the DNC last night -- all your clapping and arm waving would have got it wound up tight. WOOWOO! --FT On 7/27/16 8:53 AM, Meade Dillon via Mercedes wrote: This a.m., the watch had gained 42s compared to yesterday morning. I left it on edge last

Re: [MBZ] Velour Wagon

2016-08-10 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
It is a fairly nice looking car, might be able to chisel on that price a bit and it would be an OK deal (not Kleb territory but OK, no wait, not OK, the rest of the country). --FT On 8/10/16 8:21 AM, Jaime Kopchinski via Mercedes wrote: This is really cool:

Re: [MBZ] OT: political signs

2016-08-10 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Yes that is true. Businesses sitting on cash at home and abroad, consumers buying stuff (low fuel prices help the perceived "wealth" though incomes have declined in the last several years). --FT On 8/10/16 11:53 AM, Mountain Man via Mercedes wrote: G wrote: ... because people were either

[MBZ] In-car temp/humidity etc. -- Arduino stuff

2016-08-10 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
For anyone who would want to build one, here are the bits you would need -- Arduino board, temp/humidity sensor, and display. These can run off 5-12V. First is Adafruit stuff (a bit pricier but likely much better quality) then the same stuff from chinee DX (which will probably work but might

Re: [MBZ] Top Nigerian Scammer Arrested

2016-08-02 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
s the best entertainment of ANY trip I have been on. After we left the mall we laughed so hard we could not stand. The "king" was about as low key as your guy, a professional University Professor from before Zimbabwe melted down. Floyd Thursby via Mercedes <mailto:mercedes@okieb

Re: [MBZ] OT: sink drain size

2016-08-02 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
cabinet. On Tue, Aug 2, 2016 at 9:39 AM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: Go to a restaurant supply place and get a used stainless sink. Some friends got one years ago they have in their studio, it was pretty cheap out of some restaurant had gone out of bidn

Re: [MBZ] OT: sink drain size

2016-08-02 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Go to a restaurant supply place and get a used stainless sink. Some friends got one years ago they have in their studio, it was pretty cheap out of some restaurant had gone out of bidness. --FT On 8/2/16 9:36 AM, Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes wrote: I could purchase a kitchen vanity but

Re: [MBZ] OT: sink drain size

2016-08-02 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
If they don't eat their meat, they can't have any pudding! How can they have any pudding if they don't eat their meat? --FT On 8/2/16 5:42 PM, archer75--- via Mercedes wrote: If you use typical ground/canned cat food, and you haven't had a lot of stopped up drains caused by a poorly

Re: [MBZ] Might be worth messing with

2016-08-01 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
"Lights all in tact. Double your money in parts or an Easy restore." A quite in tactful post. Easy. --FT On 8/1/16 7:48 PM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes wrote: 1976 Mercedes convertible 450SL http://stlouis.craigslist.org/cto/5711606293.html via cPro for Craigslist iOS:

Re: [MBZ] Top Nigerian Scammer Arrested

2016-08-01 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Some years back the company I worked for, for reasons never particularly clear, decided that we needed to do some business in Africa. I think it had something to do with the fact that the president/founder of the company, who was Indian by way of London, got wrangled into some trade

Re: [MBZ] Quote Without Comment

2016-08-10 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
He could claim he was just out for an evening stroll and saw a youtube video on his phone that incited him to do that. Then the SS could go after whoever made the video and caused that to happen. That should be sufficient resolution to the matter. --FT On 8/10/16 9:50 AM, Curt Raymond via

Re: [MBZ] '07 E320CDI

2016-08-11 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
The ML has a little metal key that comes out of the dongle. I also learned there is a way to start it with the key instead of the push button, but only if the vehicle battery is alive. --FT On 8/11/16 9:00 AM, Curley McLain via Mercedes wrote: There should be/used to be a "key" in the

Re: [MBZ] Commentary on a Quote Without Comment

2016-08-11 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Actually I think that was a beating with a cane, by a great South Carolinian, who nearly caused the death of the recipient, that crisis only being averted when other scalawags pulled him away from the activity (and one, gasp, pulled a pistol!). The rhetoric of today is tame compared to what

Re: [MBZ] More Hillary Emails

2016-08-11 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Those are the ones about yoga and wedding planning --FT On 8/11/16 9:12 AM, archer75--- via Mercedes wrote: WikiLeaks to publish more Hillary Clinton emails New release likely to fan controversy and provide further ammunition for Republican presidential rival Donald Trump Julian Assange

Re: [MBZ] Commentary on a Quote Without Comment

2016-08-11 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
11, 2016 at 9:26 AM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: Actually I think that was a beating with a cane, by a great South Carolinian, who nearly caused the death of the recipient, that crisis only being averted when other scalawags pulled him away from the ac

Re: [MBZ] Diesel Content Completely

2016-08-11 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
My friend Amy runs a Lab rescue organization, and this is quite appropriate for her, in more ways than one, nudgenudgewinkwink saynomore saynomore... --FT On 8/11/16 11:09 AM, Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes wrote: Absent. In fact, is anything more OT than this video?

Re: [MBZ] Looking for new renters

2016-08-11 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
I had a triple dekka back when in Dawchestuh (Dawt) and had one set of tenants, these two girls who played hockey (one was a goalie), who up and left one day while I was at work, and left their car (an old VW wagon) sitting in my driveway. Door was not locked but wheels were angled and

Re: [MBZ] B-52 Wuz:'07 E320CDI

2016-08-11 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
That started with the F-16 back in the 70s I believe. Somewhere I have some photos of the YF-12A (I think that is what it was called), the F-16 prototype, doing some maneuvers at Langley AFB. I was working at NASA Langley as an intern in the Flight Research group where there were various

Re: [MBZ] SL500?

2016-08-11 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
A buddy of mine has one that is maybe newer 2010, 2011? Same basic car I guess. The main thing about all the newer Benzes is the electronics, if all the computers and actuators and bits crap out you're looking at big dineros. Low mileage though, he might want to enquire on an extended

Re: [MBZ] OT: political signs

2016-08-10 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
So, you want to keep the young gentleman on the other side of the digital divide? --FT On 8/10/16 9:07 PM, Richard Hattaway via Mercedes wrote: From: Curley McLain <126die...@gmail.com> I want my bummerfone! I want free housing and a free car and free car insurance and free

Re: [MBZ] SL500?

2016-08-11 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
When Poos bought my buddy's S430 he made mention of the air suspension so I looked at some of the aftermarket/reman parts and they weren't that pricey (in the $100s not $1000s as below) so I thought that was not *too* bad given it would be a newer car, etc. And those are getting to where

Re: [MBZ] '07 E320CDI

2016-08-11 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Mama's ML dizzel is extremely fun in that regard, the thing is a rocket. I have to be careful when I am the chauffeur as she is "scared" of anything much more than a stately pace. --FT On 8/11/16 4:16 PM, WILTON via Mercedes wrote: Did I mention my recent Italian tune-up, yet? Yesterday

Re: [MBZ] On topic: It's time for a new air compressor

2016-08-11 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Yeah if you want to run air tools that takes a LOT of air, likewise spray guns (HVLP meaning High Volume Low Pressure). I have a roll-about thing with maybe a 10-15 gal tank and a 220V motor that will recover pretty quickly but if I am running an air tool it will not keep up if I keep it

Re: [MBZ] SL500?

2016-08-11 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
y reliable. Carry on. Dan On Aug 11, 2016, at 6:01 PM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes <mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: When Poos bought my buddy's S430 he made mention of the air suspension so I looked at some of the aftermarket/reman parts and they weren't that pricey (in the

Re: [MBZ] OT: political signs of the times

2016-08-09 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
ree zone" signs. I'm sure the ones they have, along with the strict gun control laws are working, obviously, the killers just couldn't see the signs... or couldn't read them. Sarcasm off.... On Tue, Aug 9, 2016 at 9:06 AM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wr

Re: [MBZ] OT: political signs

2016-08-10 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
TRIGGER WARNING: RIGHT WIND PROPAGANDA: Seattle employees ask for REDUCED hours.. Seattle employees ask for REDUCED hours so that the "jacked-up" minimum wage won't cost them subsidized housing: Gee, who could have seen this coming... Now this is downright funny. They

Re: [MBZ] Quote Without Comment

2016-08-10 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
More emails between the Clinton Crime Family Foundation and it's wholly-owned subsidiary the US Dept of State. They were some of those 30k that were about yoga and wedding plans. oops wait, no they weren't -- Huma Danger and the lawyer hacked them up. Looking forward to the "clarifications"

Re: [MBZ] Quote Without Comment

2016-08-10 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
ght that was huma mislum brudda-hood where's-my-weiner? Is that the same one as huma Danger? Floyd Thursby via Mercedes <mailto:mercedes@okiebenz.com> August 10, 2016 at 3:06 PM More emails between the Clinton Crime Family Foundation and it's wholly-owned subsidiary the US Dept of State. They

Re: [MBZ] OT Ginger Brew

2016-08-03 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
piwine.com. You just drop it in the brew, let it stabilize and read the brix number. Floyd Thursby via Mercedes <mailto:mercedes@okiebenz.com> August 3, 2016 at 5:55 PM I put about 5lb of sugar in my 2-2.5gal batch, I think it all got eaten by the yeastie beasties, mostly as there was

Re: [MBZ] Where's Dan?

2016-08-03 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
He's off hunting Pokiemon Benzes in Deutschland --FT On 8/3/16 12:22 PM, Craig via Mercedes wrote: On Wed, 3 Aug 2016 08:38:23 -0500 "Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes" wrote: Yes On Aug 3, 2016, at 8:35 AM, archer75--- via Mercedes wrote:

Re: [MBZ] Holy crap somebody needs to jump on this asap

2016-08-04 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Texas barn around Amarillo, maybe not much if any. --FT On 8/3/16 11:08 PM, Max Dillon via Mercedes wrote: How rusty do you suppose that is? Mighty tempting. Wish it were closer to me. -- --FT ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

Re: [MBZ] Where's Dan?

2016-08-03 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
He was using H->illary!'s email server and all his email info got wiped, like with a cloth --FT On 8/3/16 9:38 AM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes wrote: Yes Sent from my iPhone On Aug 3, 2016, at 8:35 AM, archer75--- via Mercedes wrote: Anybody know what

Re: [MBZ] Pirelli tires might be crap

2016-08-14 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
There's your clue --FT On 8/14/16 6:53 PM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes wrote: Yea On 8/14/2016 5:52 PM, Max Dillon via Mercedes wrote: Was that the first rain in a week or longer? First rain after a stretch will float up accumulated oil and grease and dust, and be very slippery,

Re: [MBZ] Car for niece

2016-08-12 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
lf the price. Put $25k aside for repairs. Although it would be fun... --FT On 8/12/16 3:35 PM, Andrew Strasfogel wrote: What do y'all think of a 2006 E55 AMG with 28K miles - priced at $25K? On Fri, Aug 12, 2016 at 3:31 PM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes <merced

[MBZ] The Fender-skirted S-klasse

2016-08-12 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
http://jalopnik.com/what-is-this-alternate-1991-mercedes-benz-s-class-desig-1785214835 -- --FT ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] Anybody need a body?

2016-08-12 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
I could pull the NA engine/tranny from the TD and put it in there, put SLS on it too. Too bad it's halfway across the country. --FT On 8/11/16 11:53 PM, Curley McLain via Mercedes wrote: I wonder if you could put an OM603 in there. Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes

Re: [MBZ] Anybody need a body?

2016-08-12 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
I could pull the NA engine/tranny from the TD and put it in there, put SLS on it too. Too bad it's halfway across the country. --FT On 8/11/16 11:53 PM, Curley McLain via Mercedes wrote: I wonder if you could put an OM603 in there. Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes

Re: [MBZ] Long bodies

2016-08-12 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
The CDL isn't bad looking, wonder if the engine is cooked? --FT On 8/12/16 9:49 AM, Fred Moir via Mercedes wrote: Dwight. I thought, wrongly, that requiring a CDL for an SDL, purchased at WalMart, was amusing, but, no. Sorry. I'll try to be more amusing next time. Fred Fred Moir. Lynn

Re: [MBZ] Anybody need a body?

2016-08-12 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
I wonder if you could put a body in there. A body in a body, anybody get it? --FT On 8/12/16 10:14 AM, Mountain Man via Mercedes wrote: Curley wrote: I wonder if you could put an OM603 in there. I wonder if you could put an OM616 in there. mao ___

Re: [MBZ] Long bodies

2016-08-12 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
THERE BUILD QUALITY AND PRESENCE IS TRUELY POTENT. THIS PARTICULAR EXAMPLE REALLY SHOWS PRIDE OF OWNERSHIP HAVEING ALWAYS HAD REGULAR MAINTANCE INCLUDEING RECENT BRAKES, TUNE UP, BELTS AND MORE. On 8/11/16 9:13 PM, Fred Moir via Mercedes wrote: MERCEDES 500 SEC BLACK BEAUTY

Re: [MBZ] Darwin award

2016-08-13 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
"Kyaus" sounds vaguely German, like "Klaus." Could Kyaus be Amish driving a car for the first time? --FT On 8/13/16 7:09 AM, Mitch Haley via Mercedes wrote: On August 12, 2016 at 10:42 PM Curley McLain via Mercedes wrote: This kid should have been made to drive a

Re: [MBZ] The Fender-skirted S-klasse

2016-08-13 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
They were trying the out-freench the freench Poojoe dayzinya moan amee. --FT On 8/12/16 10:44 PM, Curley McLain via Mercedes wrote: Amen! Well Stated, Herr Mann UuuUUUG-LY trying to make a MB look like a pious. G Mann via Mercedes August 12, 2016 at

Re: [MBZ] On topic: It's time for a new air compressor

2016-08-13 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
I have to drain my little one fairly often, it gets a lot of water in there esp in the summer --FT On 8/12/16 12:22 PM, Meade Dillon via Mercedes wrote: Draining the air tank also gets rid of water, a real problem down here in the low country. Friend bought a huge compressor (240v) from a

[MBZ] 140 designs

2016-08-13 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
This was linked in that post about the fender-beskirted 140. http://www.mb-w140.de/Mediengalerie/Werksfotos/Limousine/Design_Entwicklung_Erprobung_Produktion/index.htm#99 -- --FT ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

Re: [MBZ] '07 E320CDI

2016-08-13 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
CVS have a whole rack of various button batteries, that is a very standard size. --FT On 8/12/16 11:20 PM, WILTON via Mercedes wrote: CR 2025 Lithium W - Original Message - From: "Rich Thomas via Mercedes" To: "Mercedes Discussion List"

Re: [MBZ] One of Our Beloved Cars Saves Another

2016-08-13 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Just showed those pics to my daughter and wife. Wow. Offset frontal impact, 65mph, looks like nothing behind the back of the bonnet was affected. Gotta love that car, the boy oughtta know just how damn lucky he was his daddy had the sense to buy that Benz. I'm sure you will explain that to

[MBZ] OT OT OT Chicongo Body Counts

2016-08-13 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
(That's triple-secret OT) Chicongo needs more gun control, the bangers are only batting 33 for 178 for the month, .185, but improving to 22 for 97 (.226) for the past week, so it's look like their gun control is improving. Only .153 for the year though, them boyz need to step up their games

Re: [MBZ] '07 E320CDI

2016-08-10 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
You can change the battery easy enough. On the 2012 ML it is quite easy, google for a youtube showing how to do yours. As I recall it involved inserting the "emergency" key into a slot and then the battery holder popped out. Or something like that, i forget exactly (that's what the googs

Re: [MBZ] OT: political signs

2016-08-10 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
ou taking government subsidy? If you have the capacity to support yourself [and possibly others] why don't you? Inquiring minds want to know... On Wed, Aug 10, 2016 at 2:55 PM, Randy Bennell via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: On 10/08/2016 3:12 PM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes wrote: TR

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