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Old 06-24-2001, 02:19   #1 (permalink)
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Tongue Update on Aussie Pete's XR8

Car is at Tickford now, so time to hassle Qantas and Hertz again with a trip down on Wednesday to see the baby in the metal for the first time .

Expect photos to show some of you how Tickford does their thing on these cars! It is VERY interesting and will whet your appetites for October.
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Old 06-24-2001, 03:08   #2 (permalink)
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we have to get to dominelli as well.:p
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we have to get to dominelli as well.:p
WTF you talking about Doc?? Sorry.. dumb hat's on again.. :rolleyes:
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Sorry Chuck, Pete spotted a XR8 done up like a shell series car at dominelli ford in west/syd. If I have time I want to go and see it with Pete. (STREET LEGAL I MIGHT ADD).
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Cool... see if you can grab some piccies of it for us blokes.. :D
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I intend to mate. aint gunna miss this for the world. hope they allow photo's:rolleyes:
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Good job Pete. Lokk forward to see some pics
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Now if someone can help me out with going through the CONFUSING process of buying a camera, I'd take the photos for you. I was after a combined video/still digital camera which has good optical zoom etc. All I got was more and more confused....

I gave up! Maybe some of you have input on these things (budget is $3k)
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I'm looking at getting one too.. you should be able to pick up a good one for around $1200 - $1500k that will do mpeg movies for ya. Any local Kodak photo place should have some good deals. I think they're up to 2 or 3.1 mega pixel (or something) now.. :D

If you buy one with a card make sure you get the software with the camera. Otherwise your camera is useless.
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You can get a quite good still digital camera for about $1200 now mate. I've got my eye on the Kodak DC-4800, nice little unit with some great features. Most importantly it is 3 megapixel resolution, which is a must in my books. Anyhow, check it out at estore : http://www.estore.com.au/browse/deta...p?ProdID=38844

Can't comment on digital video cams, although I do want one! :D
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