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Subject: FW: [AH] Need some Jupiter 8 Advice/Help

From: "Verschut, Ricardo" <Ricardo.Verschut@...>
Date: 2000-02-17

-----Original Message-----
From: Caloroso, Michael E [mailto:CalorosoME@...]
Sent: Wednesday, February 16, 2000 11:38 PM
To: '[∗AH]'
Subject: RE: [AH] Need some Jupiter 8 Advice/Help

> OK, here's the situation, I've found a rustic old JP-8 here in
> The seller wants $1000, which is fair, but it has some problems. I'd like
> to know if, with the problems, that's still a fair price... Regarding the
> problems, I'd like to know if anyone has ever experienced them before and
> might know how difficult/possible it is to fix them. (Especially #8)

OK, let's look at this from another perspective...

Someone wants to sell you a Harley Davidson with a wheel rim that is
severely bent, a handlebar that is twisted, a two-cylinder motor with a
broken piston shaft and leaking gaskets, and you're asking if the blue book
price is fair for a machine that is far from being capable of its designed

This is a handyman's special. There are some serious problems that would
probably cost near as much in repairs.

> MC
> Opinions (and mistakes) expressed herein are my own and not those of my

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