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You didn't work for First Energy did you Max?

 

I was laid off with 800 others from there in 09.

Those were tough years for manufacturing.

 

 

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Rick

 

 

Left Hand, 

Driver; Ping G410 Plus

5 Wood; Cally Steelhead 

5 Hybrid; Cally Steelhead

Irons; Ping G410 5-SW & Mizno 919 Hot Metal 5-SW

Putter; Waaay too many to list

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Getting my Ford Explorer Sport Trac ready for the winter season before heading through the Columbia Gorge for Christmas.  Everything checked out, oil changed, new tires.  Ran some errands this morning and stopped at my wife's business for lunch.  Truck won't start!!  Fortunately, our mechanic's shop is across the street.  He was there in 5 minutes.  Ran all the codes.  Not getting gas.  The good news is that he has 3 cars waiting for parts that will be here Monday, so he can replace the fuel pump this afternoon.  The bad news is the pump is in the fuel tank.  So is a full tank of gas.  $600  Merry Christmas to me.

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Getting my Ford Explorer Sport Trac ready for the winter season before heading through the Columbia Gorge for Christmas. Everything checked out, oil changed, new tires. Ran some errands this morning and stopped at my wife's business for lunch. Truck won't start!! Fortunately, our mechanic's shop is across the street. He was there in 5 minutes. Ran all the codes. Not getting gas. The good news is that he has 3 cars waiting for parts that will be here Monday, so he can replace the fuel pump this afternoon. The bad news is the pump is in the fuel tank. So is a full tank of gas. $600 Merry Christmas to me.

Ugh.. Sorry to hear that. Had a similar problem with my Lexus. It was throwing up a code and basically the part was inside the tank so they had to empty the tank that was just topped off just like you, but it was still driveable. I guess I could of let the error continue, but I didn't know what further damage the issue would cause. That cost me $1100 to fix. Was not a happy camper...

 

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Driver:  :cobra-small: F8 10.5° Project X Even Flow Blue 65g shaft 

Fairway Woods: :cobra-small: F8 3W Project X Even Flow Blue 75g shaft

Fairway Woods: :cobra-small: F8 5W Project X Even Flow Blue 75g shaft

Irons: :cobra-small: F8 One Length 4-LW with the Nippon NS Pro Modus3 Tour 120

Wedge: :cleveland-small: Tour Satin RTX 4 Wedges in 52° and 56° 2 Dot

Putter: :nevercompromise-small: Gray Matter TDP 2.2 32.75"

Bag:  :1590477705_SunMountain: Three 5

Ball:  :srixon-small: Z*Star

RangeFinder:918457628_PrecisionPro: NX7 Pro

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Why do the clients always want to throw a conference call right at the end of my day , on a Friday no less!? Normally it wouldn't bother me, but with the holidays, a lot is going on after work..

 

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What's In This Lefty's Bag?

Driver:  :cobra-small: F8 10.5° Project X Even Flow Blue 65g shaft 

Fairway Woods: :cobra-small: F8 3W Project X Even Flow Blue 75g shaft

Fairway Woods: :cobra-small: F8 5W Project X Even Flow Blue 75g shaft

Irons: :cobra-small: F8 One Length 4-LW with the Nippon NS Pro Modus3 Tour 120

Wedge: :cleveland-small: Tour Satin RTX 4 Wedges in 52° and 56° 2 Dot

Putter: :nevercompromise-small: Gray Matter TDP 2.2 32.75"

Bag:  :1590477705_SunMountain: Three 5

Ball:  :srixon-small: Z*Star

RangeFinder:918457628_PrecisionPro: NX7 Pro

Shot Tracking Tour Analytics:Arccos:

Social Media:

Facebook:   md golfhacker
Twitter:        @mdgolfhacker
Instagram:   mdgolfhacker

 

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Matt in '09 I think every one was laying off. And my 401k was disappearing faster then.......well you know.

 

 

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Left Hand orientation

:ping-small: G410 SFT driver 

:cobra-small: F Max 5 wood

:ping-small:  9 wood
:ping-small:  410  Hybrids 22*, 26*
:wilson-small: C300 4i-GP
:cleveland-small:  Wedges RTX 3.0: 52*, 56*
:ping-small: EYE 2 Wedge 60*

:odyssey-small: O Works putter
:918457628_PrecisionPro:NX9-HD

:CaddyTek: - 4 Wheel 
:footjoy-small: - too many shoes to list and so many to buy

:1590477705_SunMountain:

:SuperSpeed: Official Tester 2020   Beginning Driver Speed  - 78

 

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Why do the clients always want to throw a conference call right at the end of my day , on a Friday no less!? Normally it wouldn't bother me, but with the holidays, a lot is going on after work..

 

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I'm having “horrible flashbacks “!!

 

 

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Rick

 

 

Left Hand, 

Driver; Ping G410 Plus

5 Wood; Cally Steelhead 

5 Hybrid; Cally Steelhead

Irons; Ping G410 5-SW & Mizno 919 Hot Metal 5-SW

Putter; Waaay too many to list

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Why do the clients always want to throw a conference call right at the end of my day , on a Friday no less!? Normally it wouldn't bother me, but with the holidays, a lot is going on after work..

 

MDGolfHacker

Could be worse - it could be a face to face meeting. At least on conference calls you can do those in shorts and check MGS during the call.

 

 

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Left Hand orientation

:ping-small: G410 SFT driver 

:cobra-small: F Max 5 wood

:ping-small:  9 wood
:ping-small:  410  Hybrids 22*, 26*
:wilson-small: C300 4i-GP
:cleveland-small:  Wedges RTX 3.0: 52*, 56*
:ping-small: EYE 2 Wedge 60*

:odyssey-small: O Works putter
:918457628_PrecisionPro:NX9-HD

:CaddyTek: - 4 Wheel 
:footjoy-small: - too many shoes to list and so many to buy

:1590477705_SunMountain:

:SuperSpeed: Official Tester 2020   Beginning Driver Speed  - 78

 

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Could be worse - it could be a face to face meeting. At least on conference calls you can do those in shorts and check MGS during the call.

 

 

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Wait, what!? We're you spying on me?? 😂🤣😂 pretty much what I was doing... And the golf channel on in the background... Muted of course!

 

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What's In This Lefty's Bag?

Driver:  :cobra-small: F8 10.5° Project X Even Flow Blue 65g shaft 

Fairway Woods: :cobra-small: F8 3W Project X Even Flow Blue 75g shaft

Fairway Woods: :cobra-small: F8 5W Project X Even Flow Blue 75g shaft

Irons: :cobra-small: F8 One Length 4-LW with the Nippon NS Pro Modus3 Tour 120

Wedge: :cleveland-small: Tour Satin RTX 4 Wedges in 52° and 56° 2 Dot

Putter: :nevercompromise-small: Gray Matter TDP 2.2 32.75"

Bag:  :1590477705_SunMountain: Three 5

Ball:  :srixon-small: Z*Star

RangeFinder:918457628_PrecisionPro: NX7 Pro

Shot Tracking Tour Analytics:Arccos:

Social Media:

Facebook:   md golfhacker
Twitter:        @mdgolfhacker
Instagram:   mdgolfhacker

 

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Could be worse - it could be a face to face meeting. At least on conference calls you can do those in shorts and check MGS during the call.

 

 

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More “flashbacks”!!!

Had a client in Bucks Co Pa who used to want me for a “engineering conference” and always on Friday afternoon. Great ride home from Montgomeryville Pa to Central Ct on a Friday evening thru New Jersey and NYC.

Fun times!

This was B4 video conferencing.

 

 

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Rick

 

 

Left Hand, 

Driver; Ping G410 Plus

5 Wood; Cally Steelhead 

5 Hybrid; Cally Steelhead

Irons; Ping G410 5-SW & Mizno 919 Hot Metal 5-SW

Putter; Waaay too many to list

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You didn't work for First Energy did you Max?

 

I was laid off with 800 others from there in 09.

AT&T. I was a manager in Uverse/DirecTV. That group has been bleeding money so they laid off about 10000 a year ago and rumor has it, more coming next year.

 

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Driver: :bridgestone-small: Tour B JGR 9.5* Recoil 460ES cut to 45"
3W: :bridgestone-small: Tour B JGR 15* Recoil 460ES
3H, 4H: :bridgestone-small: Tour B JGR 19*, 23* Recoil 780ES
4-PW:  :bridgestone-small: Tour B JGR HF2 Modus3 Tour 105
AW: :mizuno-small:S5 52*
SW: :cleveland-small: 588
LW: :callaway-small: MD3
Putter: :odyssey-small: Stroke Lab Marxman
Bag: :bridgestone-small: Tour B Stand Bag
Ball: :srixon-small: Z-Star
Pushcart: BigMax iQ+

:SuperSpeed: Tester
Starting Driver Speed on PRGR Monitor: 102 mph

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Dental work today and when the numbness wore off. It wasn't fun.

 

 

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:titelist-small: TS1 10.5 Fubuki 45g Shaft

:taylormade-small: SIM Max 5w 18* Ventus Black 

:ping-small:  G410 FW 7,9 Alta CB R flex 

:ping-small: G410 Hybrid 26 degree Alta CB R Flex

:titelist-small: T300 KBS TGI 80 5 iron thorugh 46 W2

:vokey-small: SM7 50.08, 54.08 and 58.14 

:scotty-small:  Phantom 5.5   35" 

:titelist-small: ProV1X Play number 12

 

 

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Dental work today and when the numbness wore off. It wasn't fun.

 

 

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Sorry to hear that :(

 

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What's In This Lefty's Bag?

Driver:  :cobra-small: F8 10.5° Project X Even Flow Blue 65g shaft 

Fairway Woods: :cobra-small: F8 3W Project X Even Flow Blue 75g shaft

Fairway Woods: :cobra-small: F8 5W Project X Even Flow Blue 75g shaft

Irons: :cobra-small: F8 One Length 4-LW with the Nippon NS Pro Modus3 Tour 120

Wedge: :cleveland-small: Tour Satin RTX 4 Wedges in 52° and 56° 2 Dot

Putter: :nevercompromise-small: Gray Matter TDP 2.2 32.75"

Bag:  :1590477705_SunMountain: Three 5

Ball:  :srixon-small: Z*Star

RangeFinder:918457628_PrecisionPro: NX7 Pro

Shot Tracking Tour Analytics:Arccos:

Social Media:

Facebook:   md golfhacker
Twitter:        @mdgolfhacker
Instagram:   mdgolfhacker

 

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Dental work today and when the numbness wore off. It wasn't fun.

 

 

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It's a PIA but gotta get done.

 

 

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Rick

 

 

Left Hand, 

Driver; Ping G410 Plus

5 Wood; Cally Steelhead 

5 Hybrid; Cally Steelhead

Irons; Ping G410 5-SW & Mizno 919 Hot Metal 5-SW

Putter; Waaay too many to list

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Those were tough years for manufacturing.

 

 

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Mate, no manufacturing. Electric company, one of the largest in the country. I looked after the security for the line shops in Ohio and Western PA, by myself.

 

Matt in '09 I think every one was laying off. And my 401k was disappearing faster then.......well you know.

 

 

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Yeah, it was tough. Took me 2 years to find another job at half what I was making.

 

AT&T. I was a manager in Uverse/DirecTV. That group has been bleeding money so they laid off about 10000 a year ago and rumor has it, more coming next year.

 

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Wow!

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In the bag:
:taylormade-small: M5 Project X Even Flow Blue 6.0
Fairway: Sub 70 939X 15° Project X Even Flow Blue 6.0
:755178188_TourEdge: CBX 119 19° hybrid Project X Even Flow Blue 6.0
image.png.d3234685680a20916d0e53c90b4ba9b1.png KE4 Tour HDI 4 21°, 23° and 25° UST Mamiya Recoil 680 F4
:bridgestone-small: Tour B JGR 4-GW UST Mamiya Recoil 680 F4
:cleveland-small: Smartsole S
:yes-small: Tracy
Bag: 
:Ogio: Alpha Convoy 514
Balls::Snell: MTB-X

Cart: :CaddyTek: CaddyLite ONE Ver. 8

God Bless America🇺🇸, God save the Queen🇬🇧, God defend New Zealand🇳🇿 and thank Christ for Australia🇦🇺!

 

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I'm an idiot.. Thought I'd be able to rake the leaves up before the snow started... That was a big Negatory, nope, no way... Now I'm committed to getting er done...

 

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What's In This Lefty's Bag?

Driver:  :cobra-small: F8 10.5° Project X Even Flow Blue 65g shaft 

Fairway Woods: :cobra-small: F8 3W Project X Even Flow Blue 75g shaft

Fairway Woods: :cobra-small: F8 5W Project X Even Flow Blue 75g shaft

Irons: :cobra-small: F8 One Length 4-LW with the Nippon NS Pro Modus3 Tour 120

Wedge: :cleveland-small: Tour Satin RTX 4 Wedges in 52° and 56° 2 Dot

Putter: :nevercompromise-small: Gray Matter TDP 2.2 32.75"

Bag:  :1590477705_SunMountain: Three 5

Ball:  :srixon-small: Z*Star

RangeFinder:918457628_PrecisionPro: NX7 Pro

Shot Tracking Tour Analytics:Arccos:

Social Media:

Facebook:   md golfhacker
Twitter:        @mdgolfhacker
Instagram:   mdgolfhacker

 

Currently Testing:

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I'm an idiot.. Thought I'd be able to rake the leaves up before the snow started... That was a big Negatory, nope, no way... Now I'm committed to getting er done...

 

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I forgot about the stoopit gutters .. and it's coming down here now.... No prob.. May get another shot at it later this week anyway.
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WITB of an "aspiring" 😉 play-ah ...

Cobra King F8 (Tensei CK Blue) or maybe EXS 220 (Ventus 4T Core)
Tour Edge Exotics EXS 3W/HL (17*; Tensei CK Blue)
Callaway Big Bertha 4H (Recoil ZTR) and/or EXS 7W (Tensei CK Blue)
Tour Edge HL4 #4 iron-wood (UST Mamiya)
Callaway Apex CF16 6i-PW (Recoil ES 760)
Hogan Equalizer 50/54/58 black (Recoil ES 760 black SmacWrap)
Evnroll ER5 (33", 385g)

...all in a Datrek Hybrid bag on a Bag Boy Quad XL push cart.

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I'm an idiot.. Thought I'd be able to rake the leaves up before the snow started... That was a big Negatory, nope, no way... Now I'm committed to getting er done...

 

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I stayed on top of it this year and as of last Sunday, the yard was spotless and almost all trees had no leaves. Front came through Monday and brought high winds and blew the crap from the street back into my yard. I came home from work Monday to see a mini tornado of leaves swirling around my front yard.

 

Mother nature wins this round, I'm done until spring.

 

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Driver: :bridgestone-small: Tour B JGR 9.5* Recoil 460ES cut to 45"
3W: :bridgestone-small: Tour B JGR 15* Recoil 460ES
3H, 4H: :bridgestone-small: Tour B JGR 19*, 23* Recoil 780ES
4-PW:  :bridgestone-small: Tour B JGR HF2 Modus3 Tour 105
AW: :mizuno-small:S5 52*
SW: :cleveland-small: 588
LW: :callaway-small: MD3
Putter: :odyssey-small: Stroke Lab Marxman
Bag: :bridgestone-small: Tour B Stand Bag
Ball: :srixon-small: Z-Star
Pushcart: BigMax iQ+

:SuperSpeed: Tester
Starting Driver Speed on PRGR Monitor: 102 mph

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I forgot about the stoopit gutters .. and it's coming down here now.... No prob.. May get another shot at it later this week anyway.

That's why I installed gutter guards. Works like a charm :)

 

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What's In This Lefty's Bag?

Driver:  :cobra-small: F8 10.5° Project X Even Flow Blue 65g shaft 

Fairway Woods: :cobra-small: F8 3W Project X Even Flow Blue 75g shaft

Fairway Woods: :cobra-small: F8 5W Project X Even Flow Blue 75g shaft

Irons: :cobra-small: F8 One Length 4-LW with the Nippon NS Pro Modus3 Tour 120

Wedge: :cleveland-small: Tour Satin RTX 4 Wedges in 52° and 56° 2 Dot

Putter: :nevercompromise-small: Gray Matter TDP 2.2 32.75"

Bag:  :1590477705_SunMountain: Three 5

Ball:  :srixon-small: Z*Star

RangeFinder:918457628_PrecisionPro: NX7 Pro

Shot Tracking Tour Analytics:Arccos:

Social Media:

Facebook:   md golfhacker
Twitter:        @mdgolfhacker
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Or cut down all the trees that are close enough to leave deposits in your gutters

 

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Problem there is wind blows the leaves from your neighbors tree...

 

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What's In This Lefty's Bag?

Driver:  :cobra-small: F8 10.5° Project X Even Flow Blue 65g shaft 

Fairway Woods: :cobra-small: F8 3W Project X Even Flow Blue 75g shaft

Fairway Woods: :cobra-small: F8 5W Project X Even Flow Blue 75g shaft

Irons: :cobra-small: F8 One Length 4-LW with the Nippon NS Pro Modus3 Tour 120

Wedge: :cleveland-small: Tour Satin RTX 4 Wedges in 52° and 56° 2 Dot

Putter: :nevercompromise-small: Gray Matter TDP 2.2 32.75"

Bag:  :1590477705_SunMountain: Three 5

Ball:  :srixon-small: Z*Star

RangeFinder:918457628_PrecisionPro: NX7 Pro

Shot Tracking Tour Analytics:Arccos:

Social Media:

Facebook:   md golfhacker
Twitter:        @mdgolfhacker
Instagram:   mdgolfhacker

 

Currently Testing:

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