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2019-03-16 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
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2019-03-16 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
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2019-01-31 Thread Craig via Mercedes
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2019-01-31 Thread Meade Dillon via Mercedes
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2015-06-13 Thread Scott Ritchey via Mercedes
I believe that was The Sum of all Fears. -Original Message- From: Mitch Haley via Mercedes Sent: Friday, June 12, 2015 6:40 PM Remember Clear And Present Danger, where Clancy had the bad guys detonating a nuke in an NFL stadium parking lot? The opening of Bracken's first book is

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2015-06-12 Thread Mitch Haley via Mercedes
Scott Ritchey via Mercedes wrote: Tom Clancy's last few books were almost prescient. I sure hope Matt Bracken's Enemies books are not. http://www.enemiesforeignanddomestic.com/ ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

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2015-06-12 Thread Greg Fiorentino via Mercedes
Mercedes Sent: Friday, June 12, 2015 4:56 PM To: Mercedes Discussion List Cc: Mitch Haley Subject: Re: [MBZ] Check this out Scott Ritchey via Mercedes wrote: Tom Clancy's last few books were almost prescient. I sure hope Matt Bracken's Enemies books are not. http

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2015-06-12 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
Now, the Shiites are our friends and the Sunnis are our enemies. Neither are our friends. Some of them are alternating opportunists. AC will electrocute just as sure as DC ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

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2015-06-12 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
Under those conditions, the steep climb may have been necessary to avoid exceeding the gear limit speed. Such was the case with the F104. Whatever the technical reasons, it sure was fantastic to see it. ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

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2015-06-12 Thread Scott Ritchey via Mercedes
Tom Clancy's last few books were almost prescient. -Original Message- From: archer75--- via Mercedes Sent: Friday, June 12, 2015 3:16 PM .. China’s Deployment of Oil Rig near Vietnam ..one could argue that China’s current move will further push

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2015-06-12 Thread Mitch Haley via Mercedes
Greg Fiorentino via Mercedes wrote: Thanks for the freebie tip, I also just DLd the first book. Looks like I should have checked before mentioning Bracken, I would have given a Kindle link. The whole Enemies Trilogy is free on Kindle right now.

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2015-06-12 Thread Mitch Haley via Mercedes
Scott Ritchey via Mercedes wrote: Never heard of Bracken, but the web page sounded interesting. The first book of the series was a free Kindle download just now so I got it. I'll have to check it out. Remember Clear And Present Danger, where Clancy had the bad guys detonating a nuke in an

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2015-06-12 Thread archer75--- via Mercedes
Curly McLain wrote: I was also surprised that veetnam has an airline and that they buy Boeing, not rooskie or airbus. I guess when you get right down to it, they don't wanna die either! They must make a lot of money tanning hides there. .. China’s

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2015-06-12 Thread Scott Ritchey via Mercedes
Under those conditions, the steep climb may have been necessary to avoid exceeding the gear limit speed. Such was the case with the F104. -Original Message- From: Mann via Mercedes Sent: Friday, June 12, 2015 1:56 AM Zero passengers, zero cargo, Minimum fuel load, and a max

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2015-06-12 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
Tom Clancy's last few books were almost prescient. Not a fan of the current chinese goobermnt, but it is better than mao. I like most of the Chinese people I have met. Given a choice between bowing to the east and under the chicom thumb, I'd choose the thumb. All the haoles in China I know

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2015-06-12 Thread Scott Ritchey via Mercedes
: Friday, June 12, 2015 4:56 PM To: Mercedes Discussion List Cc: Mitch Haley Subject: Re: [MBZ] Check this out Scott Ritchey via Mercedes wrote: Tom Clancy's last few books were almost prescient. I sure hope Matt Bracken's Enemies books are not. http://www.enemiesforeignanddomestic.com

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2015-06-12 Thread OK Don via Mercedes
Cool and thanks - snagged all three. On Fri, Jun 12, 2015 at 5:52 PM, Mitch Haley via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Greg Fiorentino via Mercedes wrote: Thanks for the freebie tip, I also just DLd the first book. Looks like I should have checked before mentioning Bracken, I would

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2015-06-12 Thread Rich Thomas via Mercedes
So one of the 787 factories is at the local aerodrome, CHS, I was up there last weekend and there were 5 or 6 new planes sitting out by the big factory hangar waiting for delivery. They are also expanding the factory (its only 2-3yo now) to build the -10 variant. There were 4 of the fat 747

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2015-06-12 Thread WILTON via Mercedes
:33 AM Subject: Re: [MBZ] Check this out I was beginning to think they might even roll it. Wilton I was thinking that too, but also thinking naaa, they'd probably get in big trouble with the feds and probably even the company if they did. I was also surprised that veetnam has an airline

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2015-06-12 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
Kinda looked like an F104 Take off and go straight up until the air gets too thin. ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

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2015-06-12 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
I was beginning to think they might even roll it. Wilton I was thinking that too, but also thinking naaa, they'd probably get in big trouble with the feds and probably even the company if they did. I was also surprised that veetnam has an airline and that they buy Boeing, not rooskie or

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2015-06-12 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
‎Wilton writes: Name of the Boeing pilot who rolled a 707?  1 G roll; the 707 never even  knew it. Tex Johnston. Thanks Wilton. Interesting video.  http://youtu.be/AaA7kPfC5Hk You know that, and we know that. Just don't do it again. Rick Sent from my BlackBerry Z10

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2015-06-12 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
mercedes@okiebenz.com To: Mercedes Discussion List mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Curly McLain 126die...@gmail.com Sent: Friday, June 12, 2015 10:33 AM Subject: Re: [MBZ] Check this out I was beginning to think they might even roll it. Wilton I was thinking that too, but also thinking naaa

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2015-06-12 Thread OK Don via Mercedes
I'm sure, but did the Lear roll also? Have you seen the movie (transfered to video now) of Bob Hoover pouring a glass of tea while rolling an Aero Commander? On Fri, Jun 12, 2015 at 11:50 AM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: I have rolled in a Lear before -- OK

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2015-06-12 Thread WILTON via Mercedes
Yep. Tex. Thanks. Wilt - Original Message - From: Rick Knoble via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Rick Knoble rickkno...@hotmail.com Sent: Friday, June 12, 2015 12:43 PM Subject: Re: [MBZ] Check this out ‎Wilton writes: Name of the Boeing pilot who

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2015-06-12 Thread OK Don via Mercedes
Yup! Even my lowly 182 is a different machine when nearly empty than when at gross weight. It's a true half ton pickup - load capacity of 1006 lbs. On Fri, Jun 12, 2015 at 12:56 AM, G Mann via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Zero passengers, zero cargo, Minimum fuel load, and a max

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2015-06-12 Thread WILTON via Mercedes
: Re: [MBZ] Check this out Zero passengers, zero cargo, Minimum fuel load, and a max preformance takeoff, in a new airplane with the companys blessing.. How could it be more fun!! . On Thu, Jun 11, 2015 at 10:37 PM, Curt Raymond via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: I was thinking

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2015-06-11 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
I was thinking that the 787 I was on the other day took off kind of steeply, or steeper than the smaller regional jets (737 or A320) I usually fly on but nothing like that! -Curt From: Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com To: Mercedes Discussion List mercedes@okiebenz.com

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2015-06-11 Thread G Mann via Mercedes
Zero passengers, zero cargo, Minimum fuel load, and a max preformance takeoff, in a new airplane with the companys blessing.. How could it be more fun!! . On Thu, Jun 11, 2015 at 10:37 PM, Curt Raymond via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: I was thinking that the 787 I was on the other

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2006-10-16 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sun, 15 Oct 2006 19:53:54 -0500 Kaleb C. Striplin [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItemitem=330039430134fromMakeTrack=true And he's even starting out below the Kaleb price! Craig

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2006-10-16 Thread Mitch Haley
Zoltan Finks wrote: I had no idea Mercedes made a motor home. It has a four cylinder? Is has to be something of bigger displacement than the 2.4. There are 240D motorhomes out there. They make a LeSharo look fast by comparison. This might be one of them.

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2006-10-16 Thread Dan Weeks
The 240 engine is not the only 4-cyl MBZ made. There was a 4 cyl, 5-liter (!) NA diesel truck engine used in Mercedes airport-shuttle-type busses. A friend of mine has a 309 converted to a motorhome (it was mentioned on this list for sale, I passed the info on to him, and about a year ago he

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2006-10-16 Thread Zoltan Finks
That is amazing. The engine that powers my 3500 lb. or so sedan somewhat satifactorily (though if I ever really needed to get out of the way of something fast, I'd be in trouble) is used to try to move a motor home. It must have a really low first and second gear. My little 240 is nice and zippy

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2006-10-16 Thread David Brodbeck
Kaleb C. Striplin wrote: http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItemitem=330039430134fromMakeTrack=true Pretty cool. 14 mpg is actually pretty good for a motorhome of that size, especially a 1976 model. A friend has a Minnie Winnie on a Ford van chassis, with a gasoline

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2006-10-16 Thread David Brodbeck
Dan Weeks wrote: The 240 engine is not the only 4-cyl MBZ made. There was a 4 cyl, 5-liter (!) NA diesel truck engine used in Mercedes airport-shuttle-type busses. Man, that's a big 4-cylinder. The vibration at idle must be horrendous! Is this a medium-speed diesel, like in big trucks,

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2006-10-16 Thread andrew strasfogel
What odd sink fixtures. Where's the bidet? It would have been interesting to see a photo of the missing/rusty floor section the needs replacing... On 10/16/06, David Brodbeck [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Kaleb C. Striplin wrote:

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2006-10-16 Thread R A Bennell
-Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Behalf Of andrew strasfogel Sent: Monday, October 16, 2006 1:55 PM To: Mercedes Discussion List Subject: Re: [MBZ] check this out What odd sink fixtures. Where's the bidet? It would have been interesting to see a photo

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2006-09-16 Thread OK Don
The 126 was pretty impressive! On 9/15/06, Kaleb C. Striplin [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mxij8gTpm7o -- -- OK Don, KD5NRO Norman, OK The Americans will always do the right thing... after they've exhausted all the alternatives. Sir Winston Churchill '90 300D, '87

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2006-09-16 Thread Mitch Haley
Kaleb C. Striplin wrote: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mxij8gTpm7o Simulated freeway pile-up. Getting rear-ended by a Civic / MG Metro doing 70mph isn't fun, but getting hit by a high speed W126 after the Civic has taken it turn would be awful.

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2006-08-10 Thread Bob Rentfro
I may bid on that puppy...nice, roomy car pool ride. And four words caught my eye... air is ICE Cold Bob Rentfro - Original Message - From: Kaleb C. Striplin [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Mercedes Discussion List Mercedes@okiebenz.com; Banned List [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Wednesday, August

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2006-08-10 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin
yea, those engines actually are not bad once they are sorted out. This one sounds like it is Bob Rentfro wrote: I may bid on that puppy...nice, roomy car pool ride. And four words caught my eye... air is ICE Cold Bob Rentfro - Original Message - From: Kaleb C. Striplin [EMAIL

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2006-08-10 Thread Loren Faeth
K'leb, that car is so you! It is saying Klebbie, come get me! Can't you hear it? At 07:38 PM 8/9/2006, you wrote: yea, those engines actually are not bad once they are sorted out. This one sounds like it is Bob Rentfro wrote: I may bid on that puppy...nice, roomy car pool ride. And

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2006-08-10 Thread Bob Rentfro
I think I would not have parked it on top of a huge puddle of some sort Bob Rentfro - Original Message - From: Kaleb C. Striplin [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Mercedes Discussion List Mercedes@okiebenz.com; Banned List [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Wednesday, August 09, 2006 4:55 PM Subject:

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2006-08-10 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin
I have WAY too many cars at the moment Loren Faeth wrote: K'leb, that car is so you! It is saying Klebbie, come get me! Can't you hear it? At 07:38 PM 8/9/2006, you wrote: yea, those engines actually are not bad once they are sorted out. This one sounds like it is Bob Rentfro

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2006-08-10 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin
yea, thats true Bob Rentfro wrote: I think I would not have parked it on top of a huge puddle of some sort Bob Rentfro - Original Message - From: Kaleb C. Striplin [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Mercedes Discussion List Mercedes@okiebenz.com; Banned List [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent:

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2006-08-10 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin
which SDL? Luther Gulseth wrote: how much for the SDL? On Wed, 09 Aug 2006 21:46:08 -0500, Kaleb C. Striplin [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have WAY too many cars at the moment Loren Faeth wrote: K'leb, that car is so you! It is saying Klebbie, come get me! Can't you hear it? At

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2006-08-10 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin
good point Loren Faeth wrote: When did that stop you? -- Kaleb C. Striplin/Claremore, OK 91 300D 2.5 Turbo, 90 420SEL, 89 560SEL, 87 420SEL, 87 300SDL, 85 380SE, 85 300D, 84 190D 2.2, 83 300TD, 81 300TD, 81 240D, 76 240D, 76 300D, 74 240D, 73 280SEL 4.5, 72 250C, 69 250