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Twas the night before Christmas…

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One day to go and the parts are starting to fall into place. Some of the parts are Stig, Monica & Martin, who landed in Vegas last night. They had managed to change planes at New York and squeeze in … Continue reading

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On three; – one, two, three!

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We should finally get a chance to get stuck into our booth building on Sunday, straight off from the morning. Lars-Göran and I started directly with the sleeper construction, while Saul did a little investigation concerning the excavator, gravel and … Continue reading

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Dan före dopparedan

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En dag kvar och bitarna börjar falla på plats. En av bitarna är Stig, Monica & Martin, som landade Vegas i går kväll. De hade då hunnit med att mellanlanda i New York och där tagit en rekordsnabb sightseeing. Vet … Continue reading

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Breakfast – the most important meal of the day

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Since the casino bar’s breakfast isn’t perhaps the very best L-G and I have tasted, we decided to try another alternative at the hotel. It was the buffet restaurant where one can freely choose what one wants, oneself. I’m afraid … Continue reading

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Building permit

Saturday morning started with a suitably greasy bacon and pancake breakfast in the casino bar. We then walked down toward the exposition to meet Saul for the first time, who is from our dealer “Dig Pro”. Saul turned out to … Continue reading

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The eagle has landed

When we finally touched down in Las Vegas, the first we saw was naturally – a host of one-armed bandit. The airport was full of them. There was no doubt at all about where we had landed  I took a … Continue reading

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Travel = a chance to meet interesting people

On the flight between Stockholm and Chicago I sat beside a very pleasant youngster. His name was Oskar and he was from the Swedish town Köping; he was on his way to meet his girlfriend in San Diego. Oskar told … Continue reading

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Ett, två, tre – på det tredje ska det ske.

På söndagen skulle vi äntligen få hugga in på monterbygget, direkt från morgonen. Lars-Göran & jag körde direkt igång med fortsatt slipersbyggande, medans Saul gjorde lite efterforskningar angående grävmaskinen, gruset & tältet. Efter ett idogt spikande och förankrande hade vi … Continue reading

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Frukost – dagens viktigaste mål.

Eftersom kasinobarens frukost kanske inte var den allra bästa L-G och jag provat, bestämde vi oss för att testa ett annat alternativ på hotellet.  Det blev bufférestaurangen, där man fritt väljer det man själv önskar. Jag säger då det, något … Continue reading

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Bygglov!

Lördagsmorgonen börjar med en lagom flottig bacon och pannkaksfruktost i kasinobaren. Därefter promenerar vi ned mot mässan, för att på utsidan mässområdet träffa Saul från vår återförsäljare Dig Pro för första gången. Saul visar sig vara en pigg yngling med … Continue reading

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