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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by TacomaYAK, Feb 27, 2009.

  1. Feb 27, 2009 at 8:12 PM
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    TacomaYAK

    TacomaYAK [OP] The Reel Sportsman

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    Well my GF bought herself a new Canon EOS D40....I think thats the model...so we took off to Galveston to check out the beach...and the aftermath of IKE. Here it is 6 months later and it still looks horrible...roads completely washed away...houses leveled...trash everywhere... We only took pictures of my truck...haha.

    I think her camera takes pretty good pictures...check em out.

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  2. Feb 27, 2009 at 8:15 PM
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    jolayiv

    jolayiv Carolina Alliance

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    Sweet pictures man. I hope the clean up gets finished soon.
     
  3. Feb 27, 2009 at 8:35 PM
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    jdkeller

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    love ur truck!
     
  4. Feb 27, 2009 at 8:36 PM
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    deadbolt

    deadbolt do w3rk!

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    looks good!
     
  5. Feb 27, 2009 at 8:37 PM
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    TacomaYAK

    TacomaYAK [OP] The Reel Sportsman

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    thanks guys!
     
  6. Feb 27, 2009 at 8:41 PM
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    fletch aka

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    Nice truck, like the camera choice too!
    How is the clean up going on the coast?
    I have family in Alvin, Pasadena and my son lives in Spring.
    I hope to retire in the Spring area some day.:drunk:
     
  7. Feb 27, 2009 at 8:41 PM
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    SocalMan22

    SocalMan22 Founder Socaltacomas.com Staff Member

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    Trucks looks good man!
     
  8. Feb 27, 2009 at 8:45 PM
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    TacomaYAK

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    I live further up in the bay, near Kemah, and the cleanup is pretty much complete. People are rebuilding and going about their lives finally. Galveston seems to be rebounding also, but taking more time since it took the brunt of the storm. We had more of the storm surge, rather than the head on waves and wind like Galveston had.
     
  9. Feb 27, 2009 at 8:46 PM
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    luk8272

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    I wonder how Crystal beach looks if Galveston is that trashed? When i was out there a few years back they Wouldn't let us take our trucks on the beach in Galveston, only Crystal beach. I guess I was at the wrong place.

    Good looking truck.
     
  10. Feb 27, 2009 at 8:50 PM
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    TacomaYAK

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    When I said Galveston, I mainly meant the San Luis Pass area. But Galveston is still pretty messed up..even the Hospital still doesn't have AC and street lights are still flashing red.

    I'm not sure about Crystal, as I have not been over there yet.
     
  11. Feb 27, 2009 at 8:57 PM
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    I'm heading to Texas next week, my son is a teacher in Spring and his spring break starts next Friday. When I was there in December I went nowhere near Kemah, is it cleaned up enough to take in the restaurants and walk around the shops? I do plan on taking in the Rodeo!
    :tumbleweed:
     
  12. Feb 27, 2009 at 9:05 PM
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    Kemah is fine now..I think all the shops and restaurants are open...
     
  13. Feb 27, 2009 at 9:07 PM
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    :D
     
  14. Feb 27, 2009 at 9:18 PM
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    Very nice ! :thumbsup:
     
  15. Feb 27, 2009 at 9:32 PM
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    If only they stayed that clean all the time!!! It looks good (for now). :D
     
  16. Feb 27, 2009 at 10:11 PM
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    New Orleans---part of it anyway is still trashed...... I dont think the mayor is doing much about it.

    and half of the population of Louisiana moved up here
     
  17. Feb 28, 2009 at 12:32 AM
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    Nice shots!!
     
  18. Feb 28, 2009 at 12:38 AM
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    RelentlessFab

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    good shots; nice looking truck!
     
  19. Feb 28, 2009 at 1:37 AM
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    tacoholic

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    Nice shots! Need to get more creative in her flexibility and points of view but that Canon must be boss!
     
  20. Feb 28, 2009 at 9:00 AM
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    Good lookin taco, Nice work:thumbsup:
     
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