Mike Chestnut - powder coating
I would consider creating two distinct lists. Sometimes you need someone to help you get something done, and other times you just need a part off the shelf. I would prefer two lists.
1. Services - People who take on custom projects (work for hire)
2. Vendors - People/Companies who sell things
Then just put an "*" near the 3-4 guys that don't want extra business "right now" -- and let them know you've put an asterisk on their names. I think it's silly to omit some of the most helpful people in pinball just because they are busy right now.
List #1 will be small and easy to update
List #2 will be huge, and have no end in sight
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