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timotet
Posts: 30


Tim T, Bend, Oregon


Re: A contest for BEGINNERS only ! (FREE STUFF...WOO HOO !)
« Reply #40 on: June 22, 2008, 01:41:16 PM »

no package Huh icon_frown
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aron
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Aron Nelson


Re: A contest for BEGINNERS only ! (FREE STUFF...WOO HOO !)
« Reply #41 on: June 22, 2008, 03:20:17 PM »

Bummer. I was kind of wondering.... hmmm.... Andy?
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The French connection
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Dan, Qc/Canada


Re: A contest for BEGINNERS only ! (FREE STUFF...WOO HOO !)
« Reply #42 on: June 22, 2008, 04:40:31 PM »

I suppose it should arrive shortly...
Patience comes to those who wait.
(T. Ballard)
Thanks Andy!
Wink

Hey Andy, you permit i call you Andy? What the news about the beginner contest BTW, got no news since.
Keep on Swirling and thanks for the tutorial and the search info BTW.

Everything goes out tomorrow, provided I'm feeling better. I have it all boxed and ready Smiley I had a few monetary issues that prevented sending them out, but thanks to the Gov. sending me a check today, I can afford it Smiley

I sincerely hope you guys like the stuff....
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I know, but the pedal i built does not boost...it just increases volume!
My picture files:
http://www.aronnelson.com/gallery/main.php/v/French+connection/
http://s193.photobucket.com/albums/z4/letournd/Pedal/
timotet
Posts: 30


Tim T, Bend, Oregon


Re: A contest for BEGINNERS only ! (FREE STUFF...WOO HOO !)
« Reply #43 on: June 23, 2008, 11:47:49 AM »


"Passion will not wait. The tragedy in the lives of great men often lies not in their conflict with the times and the baseness of their fellow men, but rather in their inability to postpone their work for a year or two. They cannot wait"

Nietzsche on patience

With this new found passion I cannot wait!!!!   Cheesy

thanks to dragonfly for the contest and for taking it upon himself to drop the coin for shipping the stuff to everybody icon_wink
tim
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The French connection
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Dan, Qc/Canada


Re: A contest for BEGINNERS only ! (FREE STUFF...WOO HOO !)
« Reply #44 on: June 23, 2008, 12:52:29 PM »

"Patience is passion tamed."

(Lyman Abbott)

Nice boost Tim, And your ruby amp looks cool too!  Wink

Bonjour!
Dan
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I know, but the pedal i built does not boost...it just increases volume!
My picture files:
http://www.aronnelson.com/gallery/main.php/v/French+connection/
http://s193.photobucket.com/albums/z4/letournd/Pedal/
timotet
Posts: 30


Tim T, Bend, Oregon


Re: A contest for BEGINNERS only ! (FREE STUFF...WOO HOO !)
« Reply #45 on: June 24, 2008, 10:30:17 AM »

touche
thanks for the compliment!!
tim  Grin
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valnjohn
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John T - Plano, TX


Re: A contest for BEGINNERS only ! (FREE STUFF...WOO HOO !)
« Reply #46 on: July 11, 2008, 02:06:37 PM »

Did someone win?  Who?  Its been a while.... Huh Huh Huh

Great job everyone!  I'm so ready to build like 2 or 3 more pedals...just got to get off my lazy but and get the stuff.   icon_wink

--John
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The French connection
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Dan, Qc/Canada


Re: A contest for BEGINNERS only ! (FREE STUFF...WOO HOO !)
« Reply #47 on: July 11, 2008, 02:11:05 PM »

Did someone win?  Who?  Its been a while.... Huh Huh Huh

Great job everyone!  I'm so ready to build like 2 or 3 more pedals...just got to get off my lazy but and get the stuff.   icon_wink

--John

We've all win man! So you did! Is'nt it amazing? Cool
http://www.diystompboxes.com/smfforum/index.php?topic=66214.0
...Still waiting for the goodys to come...be patient dude! Nice Booster by the way!

Dan
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I know, but the pedal i built does not boost...it just increases volume!
My picture files:
http://www.aronnelson.com/gallery/main.php/v/French+connection/
http://s193.photobucket.com/albums/z4/letournd/Pedal/
The French connection
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Dan, Qc/Canada


Re: A contest for BEGINNERS only ! (FREE STUFF...WOO HOO !)
« Reply #48 on: July 23, 2008, 08:36:16 AM »

No news...Huh icon_cry icon_sad  icon_confused

Dan
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I know, but the pedal i built does not boost...it just increases volume!
My picture files:
http://www.aronnelson.com/gallery/main.php/v/French+connection/
http://s193.photobucket.com/albums/z4/letournd/Pedal/
The French connection
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Dan, Qc/Canada


Re: A contest for BEGINNERS only ! (FREE STUFF...WOO HOO !)
« Reply #49 on: August 06, 2008, 03:05:14 PM »

Don't want to be a ill bred but i got some part to order and i was waiting just in case the price contains what i need. But it's been a few weeks now and still got no news, not even a wink so...If it's gonna be much longer can i just get a cue please.

Thanks again and great job again guys! Smiley

Dan
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I know, but the pedal i built does not boost...it just increases volume!
My picture files:
http://www.aronnelson.com/gallery/main.php/v/French+connection/
http://s193.photobucket.com/albums/z4/letournd/Pedal/
timotet
Posts: 30


Tim T, Bend, Oregon


Re: A contest for BEGINNERS only ! (FREE STUFF...WOO HOO !)
« Reply #50 on: August 06, 2008, 05:25:45 PM »

I suppose it should arrive shortly...
Patience comes to those who wait.
(T. Ballard)
Thanks Andy!
Wink

Hey Andy, you permit i call you Andy? What the news about the beginner contest BTW, got no news since.
Keep on Swirling and thanks for the tutorial and the search info BTW.

Everything goes out tomorrow, provided I'm feeling better. I have it all boxed and ready Smiley I had a few monetary issues that prevented sending them out, but thanks to the Gov. sending me a check today, I can afford it Smiley

I sincerely hope you guys like the stuff....

It must have got lost in the mail eh?
 Roll Eyes
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The French connection
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Dan, Qc/Canada


Re: A contest for BEGINNERS only ! (FREE STUFF...WOO HOO !)
« Reply #51 on: August 06, 2008, 09:44:52 PM »

 Wink
Quote

It must have got lost in the mail eh?
 Roll Eyes
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I know, but the pedal i built does not boost...it just increases volume!
My picture files:
http://www.aronnelson.com/gallery/main.php/v/French+connection/
http://s193.photobucket.com/albums/z4/letournd/Pedal/
Dragonfly
Posts: 4933



WWW
Re: A contest for BEGINNERS only ! (FREE STUFF...WOO HOO !)
« Reply #52 on: August 07, 2008, 09:28:09 PM »

No, nothings been "lost in the mail". Its just been one thing after another for me, be it surgery, family things, or moving. Everything is in a box, separated into packages. I'll send the stuff when I can, but it will have to happen once I'm unpacked and caught up on things. I'm sorry about the delay.
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The French connection
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Dan, Qc/Canada


Re: A contest for BEGINNERS only ! (FREE STUFF...WOO HOO !)
« Reply #53 on: August 08, 2008, 07:46:50 AM »

No, nothings been "lost in the mail". Its just been one thing after another for me, be it surgery, family things, or moving. Everything is in a box, separated into packages. I'll send the stuff when I can, but it will have to happen once I'm unpacked and caught up on things. I'm sorry about the delay.

It looks you're having a hard time. Now i'm feeling cheap. Embarrassed Take your time, the earth is not gonna stop rotating.

Keep diggin'!

Salut
Dan

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I know, but the pedal i built does not boost...it just increases volume!
My picture files:
http://www.aronnelson.com/gallery/main.php/v/French+connection/
http://s193.photobucket.com/albums/z4/letournd/Pedal/
timotet
Posts: 30


Tim T, Bend, Oregon


Re: A contest for BEGINNERS only ! (FREE STUFF...WOO HOO !)
« Reply #54 on: August 08, 2008, 10:13:30 AM »

Thanks for the response , its just nice to know the status of things.

Im sorry to hear about your tough times. the last thing I would want to do is cause anymore inconvenience for you.

peace out    Smiley
tim
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The French connection
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Dan, Qc/Canada


Re: A contest for BEGINNERS only ! (FREE STUFF...WOO HOO !)
« Reply #55 on: September 22, 2008, 01:07:51 PM »

 Wink
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I know, but the pedal i built does not boost...it just increases volume!
My picture files:
http://www.aronnelson.com/gallery/main.php/v/French+connection/
http://s193.photobucket.com/albums/z4/letournd/Pedal/
frank_p
Posts: 2182


WWW
Re: A contest for BEGINNERS only ! (FREE STUFF...WOO HOO !)
« Reply #56 on: September 22, 2008, 06:31:35 PM »

No, nothings been "lost in the mail". Its just been one thing after another for me, be it surgery, family things, or moving. Everything is in a box, separated into packages. I'll send the stuff when I can, but it will have to happen once I'm unpacked and caught up on things. I'm sorry about the delay.

Andrew, I am getting worried about you.  I've reading (red)  (WTF I don't know how to speak English), but I am getting worried about what is going on... on your side...)   Really hope that things are OK for you !!! I really mean it...

Give us some news for (... sake) !!! 
F.H.P.

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Ben N
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Ben N. - really! Now Israel, once Baltimore


Re: A contest for BEGINNERS only ! (FREE STUFF...WOO HOO !)
« Reply #57 on: September 22, 2008, 10:10:48 PM »

Ok, here's the joke but i'm better in french:

Hotel guy:  OK, that completes your check in, your room is # 124, right down the hall.

Musician: Thanks, it's nice to have a night off and just relax for a change. I'll think I'll have a nice dinner, glass of wine, and go somewhere to hear someone else play for a change. Do you have any jazz clubs in this town?

Hotel guy:  Well we happen to have an excellent restaurant right here in the hotel and tonight is jazz night in our lounge.

Musician: Wow! I wonder if I would know anyone in the band?

Hotel guy:  Well, I know the pianist's name is Oscar Peterson.

Musician: Wow! "The" Oscar Peterson?

Hotel guy: Well, not "The" Oscar Peterson, but he happens to play piano and he is a local player who we think very highly of.

Musician:  Well, I'll give him a listen.

Hotel guy: And I think the bass player's name is Ray Brown.

Musician: Wow! "The" Ray Brown?

Hotel guy: Well, not "THE" Ray Brown, but his name is Raymond Brown and he happens to also play bass.

Musician: Well, I'll check him out.

Hotel guy: The drummer's name is Louis Bellson.

Musician::  Wow!.......... (you know the drill by now)

Hotel guy: And the horn player is Kenny G.

Musician: WOW, "THE" Kenny G?

Hotel guy: I'm afraid so !


LOL! That sir, requires a reposte (or an Amen)!
http://www.richardthompson-music.com/audio/I_Agree_With_Pat_Metheny.mp3
I Agree With Pat Metheny, by Richard Thompson

I agree with Pat Metheny
Kenny's talents are too teeny
He deserves the crap he's going to get
'Overdubbed himself on Louis
What a musical chop suey
Raised his head above the parapet

Now Louis Armstrong was the king
He practically invented swing
Hero of the twentieth century
'Did duets with many a fella
"Fatha" Hines, Bing, Hoagy, Ella
Strange he never thought of Kenny G

A meeting of great minds, how nice
Like Einstein and Sporty Spice
Digitally fused in an abortion
Oh, Kenny fans will doubtless rave
While Satchmo turns inside his grave
Soprano man's bit off more than his portion

Brainless pentatonic riffs
Display our Kenny's arcane gifts
But we don't care, his charms are so beguiling
He does play sharp, but let's be fair
He has such lovely crinkly hair
We hardly notice, we're too busy smiling

How does he hold those notes so long?
He must be a genius. Wrong!
He just has the mindlessness to do it
He makes Britney sound like scat
If this is jazz I'll eat my hat
An idle threat, I'll never have to chew it

So next time you're in a rendezvous
And Kenny's sound comes wafting through
Don't just wince, eliminate the cause
Rip the tape right off the muzak
Pull the plug, or steal a fuse, Jack
The whole room will drown you in applause

Yes, Kenny G has gone too far
The gloves are off, it's time to spar
Grab your hunting rifle, strap your Colt on
It's open season on our Ken
Yet I await the moment when
We lay off him and start on Michael Bolton

Oh, I agree with Pat Metheny
Kenny's talents are too teeny
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aron
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Aron Nelson


Re: A contest for BEGINNERS only ! (FREE STUFF...WOO HOO !)
« Reply #58 on: October 07, 2008, 04:36:16 PM »

It's been 9 months now. Unfortunately I can only assume the prizes will not be rewarded. SORRY GUYS.
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Dragonfly
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WWW
Re: A contest for BEGINNERS only ! (FREE STUFF...WOO HOO !)
« Reply #59 on: October 07, 2008, 05:05:55 PM »

It's been 9 months now. Unfortunately I can only assume the prizes will not be rewarded. SORRY GUYS.

They will...its just been too expensive to ship with moving and all. Each box will be at least $20 to ship, but thats my own fault for opening things up to international people.

Apologies. Obviously I try to do what I can for the forum, including contributions, sending out some smaller free stuff, etc...but its not right of me to have opened up the contest entries to international entrants and not deliver the stuff.
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