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What did you do to your Ranger today? (Part Deux!)


Rick W

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Maybe @Jim Oaks could adapt that for his garage
 


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You guys do realize that for all the money you spend on all this gear and getting it ready and setting it up and taking it down, you can stay in the Holiday Inn express for about 10% of that.

City kid Rick
 

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You guys do realize that for all the money you spend on all this gear and getting it ready and setting it up and taking it down, you can stay in the Holiday Inn express for about 10% of that.

City kid Rick
The camping is more enjoyable than the Holiday Inn Express and in the long run, cheaper and much more flexible.
 

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You guys do realize that for all the money you spend on all this gear and getting it ready and setting it up and taking it down, you can stay in the Holiday Inn express for about 10% of that.

City kid Rick
It would be even cheaper to just stay home...
 

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I love it when they take the bait! 😀😅😂🤣😄
 

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That sounds like a reason to buy more stuff.
I brought the blue Sears lantern and my birthday lantern and the 3-burner stove. That should do the trick. The stove is pulsating mildly. Not sure what causes that. Hopefully, it will work OK all weekend.
 

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I brought the blue Sears lantern and my birthday lantern and the 3-burner stove. That should do the trick. The stove is pulsating mildly. Not sure what causes that. Hopefully, it will work OK all weekend.
Birthday lantern has a nickle fount I assume? Don't think we have seen that...
 


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