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Hello from Illinois

Postby wisosim [OP] » February 22nd 2021, 7:21pm

Hello all, new member here from the south side of Chicago. I purchased a 2004 Astro this past fall and use it primarily for transporting lumber for my small shop. Appreciate all the helpful information on this forum and look forward to contributing however I can. I do programming for my day job and focus on collecting data from machining equipment for offsite analysis so if you're ever looking for help on building or modifying a data collection system for your van, I would be happy to help :bouncy:


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Re: Hello from Illinois

Postby Leeann_93 » February 22nd 2021, 11:26pm

Welcome!

Yours looks a lot like mine ;)
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'93 AWD EXT vin W - real broke
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Re: Hello from Illinois

Postby AstroWill » February 23rd 2021, 5:17am

Welcome to the site!

Looks like you found a nice one.

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Re: Hello from Illinois

Postby Mmusicman » February 24th 2021, 2:21pm

wisosim wrote:Hello all, new member here from the south side of Chicago.

Welcome from South Florida.
I'm originally from Mt.Prospect Arlington Heights on NW suburbs side.. but that was LONG ago.

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Re: Hello from Illinois

Postby sixsix » February 24th 2021, 4:40pm

Nice Van
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Re: Hello from Illinois

Postby markmitch » February 24th 2021, 7:19pm

Welcome to the forum, Multigen
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