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Re: 10 years in
« Reply #15 on: 05 September 2019, 10:38:07 »

I believe I originally joined in 2006, but took a rest from it for a while about five years ago.  :)
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Re: 10 years in
« Reply #16 on: 05 September 2019, 12:40:54 »

I believe I originally joined in 2006, but took a rest from it for a while about five years ago.  :)
I've had several rests myself.  :)
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Re: 10 years in
« Reply #17 on: 05 September 2019, 13:11:41 »

Just over 7 years in this guise :o
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Re: 10 years in
« Reply #18 on: 05 September 2019, 13:16:21 »

9 years (13 June 2010) for me .. don't know where the time goes! Must admit, having not owned an Omega for several years, and having grown tired of the constant politichat and the attitudes of a few, I very nearly pressed the big red delete button last week..

..then I asked a question about oil, and figured I'd stay around ;D Plus there's a few folks I can only communicate with here (they're ideologically opposed to Facebook/LinkedIn/etc and I don't have their mobile numbers ;D)..

I'm with you there,gets a little tedious at times :-\
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Re: 10 years in
« Reply #19 on: 05 September 2019, 17:43:18 »

(they're ideologically opposed to Facebook/LinkedIn/etc and I don't have their mobile numbers ;D)..
Yeah, I only give it to people I like :P
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Re: 10 years in
« Reply #20 on: 05 September 2019, 17:49:31 »

9th July 2006 for me, and user number 2 after user "admin". And I have the first post.


Wow, what a ride its been, and I look back at how OOF as helped everyone with some pride.  Its certainly helped me - remember Project TB2?

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Re: 10 years in
« Reply #21 on: 05 September 2019, 20:16:25 »

Without wishing to blow smoke rings up your arris - Its still my favourite and best run forum by far. I have had a lot of fun on here over the years. Lost my temper and had stupid arguments. Dismantled Omegas and sold the parts one here when I didn't know how I was going to pay my monthly bills. Had help and advice right from day one, when my first Omega had every problem common to Omegas. And when my current and definitely the last Omega is gone, I will still be here to take the p1ss out of STEMO and Opti.
Its a bit like a dysfunctional but likeable family, I think.
Im a member of several other forums, but none are constructed or run anywhere near as well as OOF.
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Re: 10 years in
« Reply #22 on: 05 September 2019, 20:59:13 »

Without wishing to blow smoke rings up your arris - Its still my favourite and best run forum by far. I have had a lot of fun on here over the years. Lost my temper and had stupid arguments. Dismantled Omegas and sold the parts one here when I didn't know how I was going to pay my monthly bills. Had help and advice right from day one, when my first Omega had every problem common to Omegas. And when my current and definitely the last Omega is gone, I will still be here to take the p1ss out of STEMO and Opti.
Its a bit like a dysfunctional but likeable family, I think.
Im a member of several other forums, but none are constructed or run anywhere near as well as OOF.
Can't argue with that :y
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Re: 10 years in
« Reply #23 on: 05 September 2019, 21:02:28 »

Just over 7yrs for me with 41 days 17hrs logged in time.Apart from the great help this forum has provided it has given me support when my partner passed away and many of the posts on a variety of subjects has given me many a laugh.A great testament I think to the admins who oversee the whole lot.The best forum there is :y :y
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Re: 10 years in
« Reply #24 on: 05 September 2019, 21:12:30 »

Just been pootling around on here and realised(after looking at my poor stats) that I have been a member on here for just over 10 years, but have only managed 354 (sorry 355 now) posts.

I think I have had four omegas in that time, two TD estates and two petrol saloons.
Remembering back we used to get together occasionally and play Mario kart (well mainly TB and Jimbob).

Anyway its a great forum and has helped me out no end of times with all the knowledge within, I shall have to try and make an effort and contribute more.
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Re: 10 years in
« Reply #25 on: 06 September 2019, 09:41:41 »

(they're ideologically opposed to Facebook/LinkedIn/etc and I don't have their mobile numbers ;D)..
Yeah, I only give it to people I like :P

* aaronjb strikes TB off the list

That only leaves KW then  :P ;D I mean, if by some miracle I ever get down to 17st, I'd love that glider flight he promised a while back ;D
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Re: 10 years in
« Reply #26 on: 06 September 2019, 16:47:05 »

(they're ideologically opposed to Facebook/LinkedIn/etc and I don't have their mobile numbers ;D)..
Yeah, I only give it to people I like :P

* aaronjb strikes TB off the list

That only leaves KW then  :P ;D I mean, if by some miracle I ever get down to 17st, I'd love that glider flight he promised a while back ;D
Phew, I've just had a lucky escape ;D
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Re: 10 years in
« Reply #27 on: 07 September 2019, 10:02:50 »

(they're ideologically opposed to Facebook/LinkedIn/etc and I don't have their mobile numbers ;D)..
Yeah, I only give it to people I like :P

* aaronjb strikes TB off the list

That only leaves KW then  :P ;D I mean, if by some miracle I ever get down to 17st, I'd love that glider flight he promised a while back ;D

Ha Ha! Maybe I'll have got off my 'arris and got my instructor's rating by then. <evil grin> ;D
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Re: 10 years in
« Reply #28 on: 10 September 2019, 08:32:03 »

21 July 2006 for me.

Remember us trying to get that fan off that diesel Elite you bought TB?
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Re: 10 years in
« Reply #29 on: 10 September 2019, 16:48:58 »

21 July 2006 for me.

Remember us trying to get that fan off that diesel Elite you bought TB?
Do I ever ;D.  That bugger would not shift. A quick cup of tea and sarnie later, and it virtually just fell off ;D
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