Modlguy

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  • Location New Jersey
  • Full Name Bill Barrett

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  1. Modlguy added a post in a topic Just a Heads Up!   

    This is great news. Really looking forward to it. And we'd love to see you return to NNL East in the Spring, too. Great to have you back, George.
  2. Modlguy added a post in a topic My worst fears realized   

    Harry, like everyone here I wish you the best. You have an advatage in that you live in an area that has some of the best doctors and facilities in the nation, so you will have access to the very latest medical procedures, technologies, and support available. Let them do their work so you can back to the model bench. Keep us informed because you have a lot of friends here and we're all pulling for your recovery.
  3. Modlguy added a post in a topic Fireball AFB Max Wedge Carbs   

    Wow.
  4. Modlguy added a post in a topic Got an MRI today   

    This is shocking. It's hard to imagine that any carrier has no orthopedist in their network. Orthopedic injuries make up such a large part of medical claims that they should have several go-to docs for their insureds. What are you paying for if not coverage for one of the most common conditions? Given the symptoms you describe it is likely that you have a disc impingement. The least invasive course of treatment would be physical therapy, but perhaps you will need injections or possibly surgery. Hope not, but none of this is free nor cheap. I would file an appeal with the carrier, a complaint with your state's Department of Insurance, and HealthCare.gov. Carriers hate to get inquiries from governmental entities so it might shake something loose. And definitely change carriers when the renewal period opens. But first check to make sure the new company can provide an orthopedist and potential orthopedic surgeon.Good luck.
  5. Modlguy added a post in a topic Favorite Fast Food   

    To each his own. I know how much you like Crown Burger, but I've never had one. I favor their steak sandwich instead. It does look good though.
  6. Modlguy added a post in a topic Favorite Fast Food   

    Can we forget Philly's finest? Dinic's roast pork sandwich with sharp provolone and broccoli rabe. Adam Rich selected this as the number one top sandwich in the U.S. I agree with that selection.
  7. Modlguy added a post in a topic Favorite Fast Food   

    The bill is still pending in the NJ Assembly. In fact there are two, one that just references Taylor ham and one that includes the term pork roll as well. I believe both bills are in fact moribund. Just for fun, you can see the more inclusive version here:
    http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/2016/Bills/A4000/3666_I1.PDF
  8. Modlguy added a post in a topic Favorite Fast Food   

  9. Modlguy added a post in a topic How many Can Am Kits Were There?   

    Was A.J. Foyt's Hussein (the King, not the dictator) racer Can-Am or pre-Can-Am? There was a slot car but I'm not sure there was a static model. Either way I always thought it was a good looking car. 
  10. Modlguy added a post in a topic Favorite Fast Food   

    Tom Geiger, How could you forget Fricker's? Went there several times when we attended the NNL Nats. Best wings ever.
  11. Modlguy added a post in a topic Favorite Fast Food   

    Anybody ever heard of this? It's different. Midwest only.
  12. Modlguy added a post in a topic Hello from MegaHobby   

    Alan,  Nice of you to come on the forum. AAA Hobbies is my go-to hobby store. I happily drive down from Trenton because you literally have everything. While I would like to see a discount for forum members just like everyone else here, I also get that it would hard to reconcile that with your wholesale customers. That would be undercutting retailers that you supply, who are also loyal customers of Stevens. In any case it's wonderful to have resources like AAA. 
  13. Modlguy added a topic in Contests and Shows   

    A few Mid-Atlantic NNL pictures.
    Had a great day at the NNL. Caught up with some buddies and saw a whole bunch of really outstanding models. Didn't take too many pictures but you can see them at the link below. Thanks MAMA's!
     
    http://public.fotki.com/Modlguy/mid-atlantic-nnl-2016/
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  14. Modlguy added a post in a topic 1/32 ...   

    Joel,
    I'm good, thanks. I come across your work from time to time and I think the guys here on the board would appreciate it.
    Click on "Forums" at the top of the page. Scroll down to "Auto Art". That's the place for the artwork. I'm sure everyone would be interested to see some of your designs. Didn't you do the mural for the Drag Racing Hall of Fame? 
     
    Bill.