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Gauging Interest: Springfield, MO
« on: March 19, 2018, 09:38:10 AM »

Gauging Interest in a possible Springfield, MO roadmeet. Looking at early July (tentative).  13/44 Diverging Diamond, parts of old US66, Galena Y Bridge, maybe part of old US65 or US60.
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Alternative plans would be early October 2018 or April 2019



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Re: Gauging Interest: Springfield, MO
« Reply #1 on: March 19, 2018, 11:31:32 AM »

Color me interested.
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Re: Gauging Interest: Springfield, MO
« Reply #2 on: March 19, 2018, 01:29:15 PM »

Sounds like a fun time to me.  Been through there without stopping previously.
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Re: Gauging Interest: Springfield, MO
« Reply #3 on: March 19, 2018, 01:30:55 PM »

There's a paperclip icon? I don't seem to have access to it.
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Re: Gauging Interest: Springfield, MO
« Reply #4 on: March 19, 2018, 01:37:10 PM »

Same here, if it happens to be July 7 then that is 100% doable since I will be in St Louis the next day for a toy show, easy trip up I-44 for me. :nod:
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Re: Gauging Interest: Springfield, MO
« Reply #5 on: March 19, 2018, 01:37:38 PM »

It sounds wonderful but unfortunately I won't have enough vacation time in order to make the trip.  Perhaps another time, should someone organize a meet in that area.

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« Reply #6 on: March 19, 2018, 02:11:14 PM »

There's a paperclip icon? I don't seem to have access to it.

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Re: Gauging Interest: Springfield, MO
« Reply #7 on: March 19, 2018, 02:45:33 PM »

Only a ~5.5 hour drive one way for me, so put me down as a tentative maybe. Have to see what else I get involved in/want to do this summer. I could much more likely do it if it were in the fall or spring next year.
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Re: Gauging Interest: Springfield, MO
« Reply #8 on: March 19, 2018, 09:04:18 PM »

I'm very interested as long as the timing is right and I don't have any conflicts. However, if an Oklahoma meet is happening this year, I'll probably have to choose between this meet and Oklahoma.
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Re: Gauging Interest: Springfield, MO
« Reply #9 on: March 19, 2018, 10:14:26 PM »

Sure. I can collect some counties and miles in Missouri with this.
Jason's suggestion for July 7 sounds good to me. Otherwise, come October my vacation time resets and I won't have to pick n' choose.
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Re: Gauging Interest: Springfield, MO
« Reply #10 on: March 22, 2018, 11:12:09 PM »

It's certainly not happening for me in 2018. Fingers crossed for April 2019!
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Re: Gauging Interest: Springfield, MO
« Reply #11 on: March 23, 2018, 07:18:59 AM »

There's a paperclip icon? I don't seem to have access to it.

Must be something my phone did.


2019 may be better for this one.
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Re: Gauging Interest: Springfield, MO
« Reply #12 on: March 23, 2018, 09:05:10 AM »

There's a paperclip icon? I don't seem to have access to it.

Must be something my phone did.


2019 may be better for this one.

Gene is twisting my arm for July, but the more I try to work on this, the more I think I'm going to need more time.
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Re: Gauging Interest: Springfield, MO
« Reply #13 on: March 23, 2018, 11:07:33 PM »

There's a paperclip icon? I don't seem to have access to it.

Must be something my phone did.


2019 may be better for this one.

Gene is twisting my arm for July, but the more I try to work on this, the more I think I'm going to need more time.
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« Reply #14 on: March 24, 2018, 08:52:02 AM »


If Gene is willing to help you get it done for July, that's fine. If not, then his opinion is worth as much as mine.

Well, I posted this to get opinions. :)

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Re: Gauging Interest: Springfield, MO
« Reply #15 on: March 24, 2018, 08:15:01 PM »

I'm going to take this off the table for 2018 and aim for Spring 2019.  I'll know more in a couple weeks.
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« Reply #16 on: March 27, 2018, 07:56:03 AM »

Spring 2019 sounds very doable for me. We shall see how life plays out.
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Re: Gauging Interest: Springfield, MO
« Reply #17 on: March 27, 2018, 12:44:25 PM »

Spring 2019 may be doable for me. Way too early to know, but definitely interested. I fully expect my only experience in Missouri before that point will be driving through on I-70 this summer.
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Re: Gauging Interest: Springfield, MO
« Reply #18 on: March 27, 2018, 01:52:19 PM »

Spring 2019 may be doable for me. Way too early to know, but definitely interested. I fully expect my only experience in Missouri before that point will be driving through on I-70 this summer.

Quick note about I-70 through Missouri - it sucks monkey balls.  Took it once and swore up and down not to again.
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Re: Gauging Interest: Springfield, MO
« Reply #19 on: March 27, 2018, 02:07:00 PM »

Spring 2019 may be doable for me. Way too early to know, but definitely interested. I fully expect my only experience in Missouri before that point will be driving through on I-70 this summer.

Quick note about I-70 through Missouri - it sucks monkey balls.  Took it once and swore up and down not to again.

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« Reply #20 on: March 27, 2018, 06:43:17 PM »

Spring 2019 may be doable for me. Way too early to know, but definitely interested. I fully expect my only experience in Missouri before that point will be driving through on I-70 this summer.

Quick note about I-70 through Missouri - it sucks monkey balls.  Took it once and swore up and down not to again.

Oh, I'm aware. But if I want the clinch, it needs to be done once. Key word: once.
already done it once.  Not again.
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« Reply #21 on: March 27, 2018, 07:26:55 PM »

Spring 2019 may be doable for me. Way too early to know, but definitely interested. I fully expect my only experience in Missouri before that point will be driving through on I-70 this summer.

Quick note about I-70 through Missouri - it sucks monkey balls.  Took it once and swore up and down not to again.

Oh, I'm aware. But if I want the clinch, it needs to be done once. Key word: once.
already done it once.  Not again.

I-70 was rougher than a dried corn cob when I was going up there regularly over 20 years ago. Apparently they haven't done anything to it since then.
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« Reply #22 on: March 28, 2018, 09:14:49 PM »

Itís the pit of misery, whatís you expect? :rofl: :rofl: :rofl:
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« Reply #24 on: March 28, 2018, 09:58:01 PM »

Itís the pit of misery, whatís you expect? :rofl: :rofl: :rofl:

But Missouri loves company :)
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