Richard Craver

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In The Club

When I was growing up we lived next to my grandparent’s farm with hills, woods and gullies. Those who didn’t grow up rural may only know of Fern Gully. Basically a gully is just a washed out spot on a hillside.

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People Are So Irresponsible

So Monday I parked a customer’s Odyssey van in the Ready lot, next to the 7 ft tall chain link fence. Well it seems that the owner, who bought it new 200,000+ miles ago drives out and scrapes the entire left side of the vehicle. After 200,000 miles she hasn’t figured out that her minivan […]

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Would Have Been

He would have been 77 today.

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Idle Hands, Shiny Brass

It’s that time of year that the garage business gets weird. Last week we had college students dropping in out of the sky because they were leaving for University of Missouri the next morning and ‘I’ve been meaning to get my car looked at…’. So we bust butt making a car worthy of a four […]

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How A Geek Builds A Computer – Part 3

So my wife’s computer is up and running, now to building MY computer. Her computer was for practice, now I get serious.

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How A Geek Builds A Computer – Part 2

So it took 3 days for SpinRite to do it’s magic. No bad sectors reported, only a bunch of ECC (Error Correcting Cache) errors which unfortunately are the norm for today’s high density hard drives.

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More Appleseed

I returned for day two of Appleseed, the weather was much cooler than the previous day’s 92F and I started of better than the first day, but it wasn’t to last. A series of misfires and failures to eject hampered my shooting; then as fatigue set in my shooting started coming apart like my golf […]

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Picking Up Two Track Positions … Like a BOSS

The dude messed up my mirror! Oh well, Keep Calm and Motor On … Like A BOSS! Give @Motorwaymayhem_ a follow his videos are great 🌟🌟🌟 pic.twitter.com/8QGa4XYRJt — Mrlego (@_mrlego_) May 6, 2017

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Just Something From Twitter

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A Heart Beats

It’s been 3-1/2 weeks since my dad was taken to the emergency room at Forsyth Medical Center. At first it was thought he had some sort of bug, he had gotten up at 2:00 AM throwing up and again around 10:00AM, but now he could barely walk. A few hours and many tests later it […]

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