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HEP This Week 10-14-19


By High_End_Pins

1 year ago



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“EBD Trim legs will be black regardless ”

  • Stainless/Factory 35 votes
    31%
  • Blacked out 54 votes
    48%
  • Painted Gold matched to cabinet 24 votes
    21%

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#3251 5 months ago

https://classicplayfields.com/shop/pinball-backglasses/tz-backglass/

Chris, have you used these mirrored backglass options before? They look tempting.

#3252 5 months ago
Quoted from Whitenoise3000:

https://classicplayfields.com/shop/pinball-backglasses/tz-backglass/
Chris, have you used these mirrored backglass options before? They look tempting.

Not yet but I do have one for this game so it will my first.

#3253 5 months ago

Maverick finds his way in the TZ bin.
First he chews the outside. 27134202-EEC7-44F1-BE15-F70F321BECDC (resized).jpeg
Then he selects an old used shooter Lane plastic 5EDF6682-2DD1-4AF4-86D7-1A70B9911990 (resized).jpeg
Gets bored with that and contemplates what is next.
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Nothing of value I promise

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#3254 5 months ago

TZ is alive again.

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#3255 5 months ago

TZ is an hour or two from competition. Implementing the requested mods neatly is a little bit tedious.
Building the mini took all day practically. Holes were drilled to pass the wiring through.

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#3256 5 months ago

Ac is roughed in in the new addition.

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#3257 5 months ago
Quoted from High_End_Pins:

TZ is an hour or two from competition. Implementing the requested mods neatly is a little bit tedious.
Building the mini took all day practically. Holes were drilled to pass the wiring through.

When you get there, since I haven’t been able to find it in any documentation (and mine is missing), I’m curious what type, length, and size of fastener attaches the bridge to the mini-pf. Just that one single fastener where the bridge rails attach to the mini-pf upper entry.

Mainly curious what’s correct rather than just what fits.

#3258 5 months ago
Quoted from High_End_Pins:

TZ is an hour or two from competition.

I’m pretty sure that any HEP pin blows away the competition!!

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#3259 5 months ago

TZ is complete.

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#3260 5 months ago

Lit up.

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#3261 5 months ago

Mother’s Day cooking center is set up. Dreary day

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#3262 5 months ago

Going with rib eyes this time.

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#3263 5 months ago

Chicken tenders.

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#3264 5 months ago

Chicken nuggets.

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#3265 5 months ago

Ribeyes off the grill.

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#3266 5 months ago

French fries.

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#3267 5 months ago

High_End_Cooking! The twilight zone almost looks as good as those steaks! Another great looking pin. Thanks for your willingness to document all your work, I truly enjoy it!

#3268 5 months ago
Quoted from High_End_Pins:

Ribeyes off the grill.
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How do the HEP's like their steaks?

#3269 5 months ago
Quoted from BenB:

High_End_Cooking! The twilight zone almost looks as good as those steaks! Another great looking pin. Thanks for your willingness to document all your work, I truly enjoy it!

Thanks.
Hopefully once I get my paint room back up and running,get through my vacation next week and the dust settles I can get back to a bit more thorough documentation.
Right now it is all over the place.

#3270 5 months ago
Quoted from lordloss:

How do the HEP's like their steaks?

Rare and medium rare depending on who’s it is around here.

#3272 5 months ago

Dinner was great. Going to take a stroll through Lindley Park to let my food settle.

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#3273 5 months ago

Finishing up the Fathom.
Not sure what to call it cabinet swap and shop out with corrections?

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#3274 5 months ago

Looking good Fathom!

#3275 5 months ago

Lights are up in the new addition. I had eight but four is already blinding so I will put three in my old section and then use the left over as a parts light.

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#3276 5 months ago

. . . revved up like a deuce, another runner in the night . . .

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#3277 5 months ago

We have been so busy with other things Maverick has fallen in with the wrong crowd in our absence and joined a gang.

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#3278 5 months ago

The value proposition must have been attractive to beat the plate of chicken tenders and ribeye he had for dinner last night.

#3279 5 months ago

TZ left today Fathom left yesterday.Both were for local or semi local guys.

I spent the morning taping.

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#3280 5 months ago

Broke out the airless sprayer and the primer.

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#3281 5 months ago

Drywall is primed.

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#3282 5 months ago

The old section is a damn mess. This upgraded space will be a huge boost but it is pretty tough right now. Dragging out for longer than expected but you either want to do it yourself or pay to have it done.
On this build it have struck a 50/50 balance so I am getting what I pay for

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#3283 5 months ago

Things always look like crap in the middle of a remodel. Looks like a wonderful space, It’s going to be great!

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#3284 5 months ago

LOTR is building up. image (resized).jpg
Vacation beer shipment has arrived.
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The names of some of these

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#3285 5 months ago

Almost missed this one

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#3286 5 months ago

How do you ever get any work done?

#3287 5 months ago
Quoted from Mr_Tantrum:

How do you ever get any work done?

It happens around here somehow.
Painted the new addition just now.
Dreading the clean up though.

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#3288 5 months ago

I remember when 8% was considered a strong beer! Inflation is a helluva thing!

#3289 5 months ago

Time to prep for vacation.

We have a 6 hour ride ahead in the morning.

That is easy enough but with Marshall and Maverick it gets more complicated.

First I need to clean my truck up. It is a big truck .True 4 door with a 8 f long bed.

All the construction and landscaping lately has made both the bed and cab a mess.
Vacuum the bed first it is carpeted with a bed rug. A1638A11-434E-485D-9219-B851CB7F9D16 (resized).jpeg

Bed is clean
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Next I need to select and load some workout gear.
Battle ropes,jump rope,slam ball and mid weight kettlebell along with an interval timer should make a small footprint but offer a wide range of possibilities. F569A969-25D5-4DEB-8F2B-DF20DC45074F (resized).jpegA10B0A67-7848-4421-8762-C4EBE088C50B (resized).jpegA1D90454-617C-4110-95F3-E9AAD37B01DF (resized).jpeg

Other needs are the rower and a bike. All that is loaded and taking just a little room.

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#3290 5 months ago

Now for the cab of the truck.
It is not too bad.
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Wash the mats.
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Detailed tip on the lint.
Use a tack rag

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#3291 5 months ago

What bike is that? Something that size would be great for RV trips vs. hauling my Trek Madone around. Some of the guys in one of my ride groups call me "Shamu", although I'm not sure if it is because of my weight or the color scheme of my bike.

BTW . . . Dude, you need to level that seat, or is it setup to ride extended wheelies?

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#3292 5 months ago

Truck is nice and clean inside so I can stand the 6 hour trip in there.
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Next we have to get Marshall proof.
That is really challenging.
There are two or three things that are guaranteed when on the road with Marshall

1) You are not going to have the enough chargers for his numerous devices.

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2) He is going to have to piss at the absolute worst times or places. The middle of the night in a bad area,in the middle of nothing but farmland etc.

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Cut as shown for slash guard technology. image (resized).jpg

Cover edges with a double layer of tape
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Install in Marshall zone. JUST in case.
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He is going to need hand sanitizers every 30 minutes or so.
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They are going to forget his straw,fork or napkin at the drive thru!
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#3294 5 months ago
Quoted from Mr_Tantrum:

What bike is that? Something that size would be great for RV trips vs. hauling my Trek Madone around. Some of the guys in one of my ride groups call me "Shamu", although I'm not sure if it is because of my weight or the color scheme of my bike.
BTW . . . Dude, you need to level that seat, or is it setup to ride extended wheelies?
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That is a Yooniq
https://www.gessato.com/the-compact-and-versatile-yooniq-urban-bike/

The seat is pitched like that on purpose to encourage me to stand up as much as possible. I use it more as a fitness tool than for pleasure.

#3295 5 months ago

Now we can pack
Each person gets their own bin for their clothes.
I prefer these to luggage because the clothes stay flat and you can keep them on the hangers. Once packed they easily nest on top of one another but we will get to that later.
Right now Maverick is using it for something else.

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#3296 5 months ago
Quoted from High_End_Pins:

That is a Yooniq
https://www.gessato.com/the-compact-and-versatile-yooniq-urban-bike/
The seat is pitched like that on purpose to encourage me to stand up as much as possible. I use it more as a fitness tool than for pleasure.

Awesome, thanks for the link.

#3297 5 months ago

Everything non clothes or pre packaged is packed into stackable but also collapsible bins.
As we use things up while we are away we can the just break the bins down flat. 7A0D401C-7F56-4A30-8A95-5272409FB9AD (resized).jpeg64DA6305-A2A6-4E5A-95E9-2740671633B6 (resized).jpeg
This loads easily in the truck maintains a small but tall footprint.
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Still plenty of room haven’t even crossed the halfway point.

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#3298 5 months ago

I always take my own coffee maker.
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I also take my own oatmeal bowl and spoon. It just does not taste or feel right out of any other

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#3299 5 months ago

Large mouth gatorade , powerade or ice tea bottle works well for emergency pee bootle and lid will screw back on to secure from spills.

#3300 5 months ago

I have that same coffee maker.

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