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About Richvee

  • Birthday 09/30/1961

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    Hamburg NJ
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    Baseball, Umpiring, Ship Models, Model Railroading

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  1. Going to Hell - The Pretty Reckless---One of the few newer bands I actually like. When I say newer I mean this century (LOL) . Taylor Momsen, the lead singer, is actually the little girl who played Cindy Lou Who in the Grinch movie. Quite a transformation 🤯
  2. Show Me Don't Tell Me ... Rush 1989 Presto album My small tribute to the passing of the great Neil Peart this week. I've been a Rush fan since the 70's. If not my favorite band, undoubtedly in the top 3. Neil was one of the greatest lyricist of my generation and arguably the best drummer rock and roll has ever known. His songs and lyrics were the soundtrack of my life for many many years. I feel like I've lost a family member. My condolences to the Peart family and all in the Rush family. He will be missed. I'm thankful for all the great music he left for us to enjoy. Glad I got to see them perform countless times over the decades. RIP my friend 😥
  3. Bob, like Chuck says start a log. There’s a lot to learn here. Sounds like you’re at pretty much the same level as me. Many steps in this project were firsts for me. I’ve learned a lot. And there’s plenty more to learn.
  4. Time is on my side Stones
  5. Sweet Home Alabama - Lynard Skynard
  6. Pour Some Sugar on Me - Def Leppard
  7. I used the Jax pewter for blackening. It was my first attempt working with metal blackening, so I have nothing to judge it against, but I was satisfied with the results. Just make sure the metal is super clean, and BRUSH the Jax on, do not submerge it. The stuff can be a bit pricey, but I found a little glass/jewelry store on line that sells 4 ounces for $6.00. That';s a pretty good price. https://glasssupplies41.com/product/4-oz-118-ml-pewter-black-patina/
  8. Owner of a Lonely Heart - Yes
  9. First look back since my last post so I’ll stay with Queensryche Jet City Woman
  10. Not hard to find at all. A quick search for black monofilament will yield multiple options. https://www.amazon.com/Magreel-Monofilament-Fishing-Nylon-Strong/dp/B07SQ1VX3P/ref=asc_df_B07SPLB6FQ/?tag=&linkCode=df0&hvadid=385569651350&hvpos=1o1&hvnetw=g&hvrand=3204704411157101334&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvqmt=&hvdev=m&hvdvcmdl=&hvlocint=&hvlocphy=9003576&hvtargid=aud-802037562948%3Apla-824255271971&psc=1&ref=&adgrpid=78921460776&th=1
  11. The needle lies - Queensryche
  12. Man on the Silver Mountain - Rainbow

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