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    It is what I like to do.

    500,000 volts kiddies will do this sometimes. Do not try this at home.
    It is what I like to do
    Mt. Hamilton,San Jose, CA.2003
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    Wow. That's some hot wire!


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    Very cool!

    I've been known to play around with 10-50 kV in the past, but 500kV...WoW!!!

    Gotta luv them electrons!!!

    E39 - 1997 540i6 [11/96 Production]

    Mods:
    * CDV-ectomy (Thanks Dave Z!!!)
    * Michelin Pilot Sport PS2 [235/40ZR18 x 265/35ZR18]
    * Style 37 wheels
    * Xenon/AE's (Euro)
    * CELIS/LED Rears
    * PIAA Plasma Ion Yellow H7 Fogs
    * Clear sides
    * M5 Rear Lip Spoiler
    * M5 Grills
    * M-Sport Steering Wheel
    * Backlit M5 Shift Knob
    * M5 Dead Pedal
    * ///M Door Sills
    * ///M-Tech Aerodynamic Front Spoiler
    * Shadow-line Trim (windows still chrome!)
    * Euro Sliding Armrest with storage bin
    * Window Tint (Doors and Rear Vent @ 51%, Back @ 36%)
    * Zapco C2K-4.0X - 4 channel amp
    * Zapco C2K-6.0X - 2 channel amp
    * Zapco SX-SL SymbiLink Preamp/EQ
    * a/d/s 345is reference 3-component system (front)
    * a/d/s 345im coaxial 2-component system (rear deck)
    * Eclipse SW8102.4 10" aluminum subs

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    HV electrician,splicer or SMUD?


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    Kevin Goto

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    Well...how about a chemist!?!

    Used to work for HP-Chemical Analysis Group, now Agilent Technologies in R&D designing instruments called mass spectrometers.

    E39 - 1997 540i6 [11/96 Production]

    Mods:
    * CDV-ectomy (Thanks Dave Z!!!)
    * Michelin Pilot Sport PS2 [235/40ZR18 x 265/35ZR18]
    * Style 37 wheels
    * Xenon/AE's (Euro)
    * CELIS/LED Rears
    * PIAA Plasma Ion Yellow H7 Fogs
    * Clear sides
    * M5 Rear Lip Spoiler
    * M5 Grills
    * M-Sport Steering Wheel
    * Backlit M5 Shift Knob
    * M5 Dead Pedal
    * ///M Door Sills
    * ///M-Tech Aerodynamic Front Spoiler
    * Shadow-line Trim (windows still chrome!)
    * Euro Sliding Armrest with storage bin
    * Window Tint (Doors and Rear Vent @ 51%, Back @ 36%)
    * Zapco C2K-4.0X - 4 channel amp
    * Zapco C2K-6.0X - 2 channel amp
    * Zapco SX-SL SymbiLink Preamp/EQ
    * a/d/s 345is reference 3-component system (front)
    * a/d/s 345im coaxial 2-component system (rear deck)
    * Eclipse SW8102.4 10" aluminum subs

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    Viv and I were discussing you...

    Now you are filthy rich! At least better off. How about we send you oil samples to run through the mass spec?
    Mt. Hamilton,San Jose, CA.2003
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    I'm sure he wishes he was filthy rich ;-)


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    AT/PP/SP/CWP/Xenon/Folding Rear Seats/Ultimate Cup Holders/Stongard Headlamp Covers/Stealth rear signal bulbs/50% tint/Saab trunk lid handle/BMWCCA Member/With a Pink Panther on the mirror/E34('91 525i) retired

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    I've got one in my office!



    E39 - 1997 540i6 [11/96 Production]

    Mods:
    * CDV-ectomy (Thanks Dave Z!!!)
    * Michelin Pilot Sport PS2 [235/40ZR18 x 265/35ZR18]
    * Style 37 wheels
    * Xenon/AE's (Euro)
    * CELIS/LED Rears
    * PIAA Plasma Ion Yellow H7 Fogs
    * Clear sides
    * M5 Rear Lip Spoiler
    * M5 Grills
    * M-Sport Steering Wheel
    * Backlit M5 Shift Knob
    * M5 Dead Pedal
    * ///M Door Sills
    * ///M-Tech Aerodynamic Front Spoiler
    * Shadow-line Trim (windows still chrome!)
    * Euro Sliding Armrest with storage bin
    * Window Tint (Doors and Rear Vent @ 51%, Back @ 36%)
    * Zapco C2K-4.0X - 4 channel amp
    * Zapco C2K-6.0X - 2 channel amp
    * Zapco SX-SL SymbiLink Preamp/EQ
    * a/d/s 345is reference 3-component system (front)
    * a/d/s 345im coaxial 2-component system (rear deck)
    * Eclipse SW8102.4 10" aluminum subs

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    No new wheels for you! ;-)



    E39 - 1997 540i6 [11/96 Production]

    Mods:
    * CDV-ectomy (Thanks Dave Z!!!)
    * Michelin Pilot Sport PS2 [235/40ZR18 x 265/35ZR18]
    * Style 37 wheels
    * Xenon/AE's (Euro)
    * CELIS/LED Rears
    * PIAA Plasma Ion Yellow H7 Fogs
    * Clear sides
    * M5 Rear Lip Spoiler
    * M5 Grills
    * M-Sport Steering Wheel
    * Backlit M5 Shift Knob
    * M5 Dead Pedal
    * ///M Door Sills
    * ///M-Tech Aerodynamic Front Spoiler
    * Shadow-line Trim (windows still chrome!)
    * Euro Sliding Armrest with storage bin
    * Window Tint (Doors and Rear Vent @ 51%, Back @ 36%)
    * Zapco C2K-4.0X - 4 channel amp
    * Zapco C2K-6.0X - 2 channel amp
    * Zapco SX-SL SymbiLink Preamp/EQ
    * a/d/s 345is reference 3-component system (front)
    * a/d/s 345im coaxial 2-component system (rear deck)
    * Eclipse SW8102.4 10" aluminum subs

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    how bout new wheels for a poor starving college

    student :(
    come on!!!!
    if you don't get 'em for me i'm gonna have to have viv adopt me!
    o yeah, viv / kev how'd you like those clips???
    or have you forgotten them!? *gasp*

    -ian

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    He drives a 7, so what does that tell you? ;-)

    Kevin is a funny character. Too bad you weren't able to join us for coffee to see for yourself ;-)
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    AT/PP/SP/CWP/Xenon/Folding Rear Seats/Ultimate Cup Holders/Stongard Headlamp Covers/Stealth rear signal bulbs/50% tint/Saab trunk lid handle/BMWCCA Member/With a Pink Panther on the mirror/E34('91 525i) retired

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    No, I get those wheels! ;-)

    Drifting looks like a blast! I'd love to learn how to do it, but not in my car ;-) Thanks for the CD.
    Viv
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    2003 530i Steel Blue Metallic /Gray leather
    AT/PP/SP/CWP/Xenon/Folding Rear Seats/Ultimate Cup Holders/Stongard Headlamp Covers/Stealth rear signal bulbs/50% tint/Saab trunk lid handle/BMWCCA Member/With a Pink Panther on the mirror/E34('91 525i) retired

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    Clips.....Uhhhh...

    too busy posting all over the net..raising kids....sleeping....watching the electrons fly..
    Mt. Hamilton,San Jose, CA.2003
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    Re: He drives a 7, so what does that tell you? ;-

    That my wife makes a bunch of money too! Working on the masters...PhD in the works.
    Your wheels run about <$100 ea less than the 18 M parallels at the dealer. Ebay the set for 1200-1800 w/tires
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    What does your wife do?

    I'm still thinking about the wheels. ;-)
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    Wheels? Like these? ;-)




    E39 - 1997 540i6 [11/96 Production]

    Mods:
    * CDV-ectomy (Thanks Dave Z!!!)
    * Michelin Pilot Sport PS2 [235/40ZR18 x 265/35ZR18]
    * Style 37 wheels
    * Xenon/AE's (Euro)
    * CELIS/LED Rears
    * PIAA Plasma Ion Yellow H7 Fogs
    * Clear sides
    * M5 Rear Lip Spoiler
    * M5 Grills
    * M-Sport Steering Wheel
    * Backlit M5 Shift Knob
    * M5 Dead Pedal
    * ///M Door Sills
    * ///M-Tech Aerodynamic Front Spoiler
    * Shadow-line Trim (windows still chrome!)
    * Euro Sliding Armrest with storage bin
    * Window Tint (Doors and Rear Vent @ 51%, Back @ 36%)
    * Zapco C2K-4.0X - 4 channel amp
    * Zapco C2K-6.0X - 2 channel amp
    * Zapco SX-SL SymbiLink Preamp/EQ
    * a/d/s 345is reference 3-component system (front)
    * a/d/s 345im coaxial 2-component system (rear deck)
    * Eclipse SW8102.4 10" aluminum subs

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    Maybe next time...

    I'm off to ATL again on Sunday. Only for 4-days this time. I may even be back in-town for the Chapter meeting in August. I may have to ride instead of drive though. :-)

    E39 - 1997 540i6 [11/96 Production]

    Mods:
    * CDV-ectomy (Thanks Dave Z!!!)
    * Michelin Pilot Sport PS2 [235/40ZR18 x 265/35ZR18]
    * Style 37 wheels
    * Xenon/AE's (Euro)
    * CELIS/LED Rears
    * PIAA Plasma Ion Yellow H7 Fogs
    * Clear sides
    * M5 Rear Lip Spoiler
    * M5 Grills
    * M-Sport Steering Wheel
    * Backlit M5 Shift Knob
    * M5 Dead Pedal
    * ///M Door Sills
    * ///M-Tech Aerodynamic Front Spoiler
    * Shadow-line Trim (windows still chrome!)
    * Euro Sliding Armrest with storage bin
    * Window Tint (Doors and Rear Vent @ 51%, Back @ 36%)
    * Zapco C2K-4.0X - 4 channel amp
    * Zapco C2K-6.0X - 2 channel amp
    * Zapco SX-SL SymbiLink Preamp/EQ
    * a/d/s 345is reference 3-component system (front)
    * a/d/s 345im coaxial 2-component system (rear deck)
    * Eclipse SW8102.4 10" aluminum subs

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    Vacation time is here ;-)

    We're off to Tahoe on Monday, so I'll miss the August meeting. Darn. ;-( We're going to plan a drive & lunch thing to Volcano after we get back. Probably will happen in Sept. maybe you'll be in town then.
    Viv
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    AT/PP/SP/CWP/Xenon/Folding Rear Seats/Ultimate Cup Holders/Stongard Headlamp Covers/Stealth rear signal bulbs/50% tint/Saab trunk lid handle/BMWCCA Member/With a Pink Panther on the mirror/E34('91 525i) retired

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    YES! You hit me in the face with those on purpose

    didn't you! ;-) Fine. Mightly fine.
    Viv
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    AT/PP/SP/CWP/Xenon/Folding Rear Seats/Ultimate Cup Holders/Stongard Headlamp Covers/Stealth rear signal bulbs/50% tint/Saab trunk lid handle/BMWCCA Member/With a Pink Panther on the mirror/E34('91 525i) retired

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    Who ME? I really wanted to post this! :-)

    Have fun up/over at Tahoe!



    E39 - 1997 540i6 [11/96 Production]

    Mods:
    * CDV-ectomy (Thanks Dave Z!!!)
    * Michelin Pilot Sport PS2 [235/40ZR18 x 265/35ZR18]
    * Style 37 wheels
    * Xenon/AE's (Euro)
    * CELIS/LED Rears
    * PIAA Plasma Ion Yellow H7 Fogs
    * Clear sides
    * M5 Rear Lip Spoiler
    * M5 Grills
    * M-Sport Steering Wheel
    * Backlit M5 Shift Knob
    * M5 Dead Pedal
    * ///M Door Sills
    * ///M-Tech Aerodynamic Front Spoiler
    * Shadow-line Trim (windows still chrome!)
    * Euro Sliding Armrest with storage bin
    * Window Tint (Doors and Rear Vent @ 51%, Back @ 36%)
    * Zapco C2K-4.0X - 4 channel amp
    * Zapco C2K-6.0X - 2 channel amp
    * Zapco SX-SL SymbiLink Preamp/EQ
    * a/d/s 345is reference 3-component system (front)
    * a/d/s 345im coaxial 2-component system (rear deck)
    * Eclipse SW8102.4 10" aluminum subs

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