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Unread 07-02-2013, 08:02 PM   #1
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Excited this morning to sell my XL BGE this morning for what I was asking for it. As I brought it around from the backyard to the front driveway this happened. Its in about 9 pieces now.
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Sorry for your loss
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Dayum Gina! That sucks!
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Ouch!! :(
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That's a farkin bummer man, that's a bummer.
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Moving the XL is a two man job.

I picked up a damaged XL and used cotronics ceramic adhesive to put it back together. Been working like a champ for a couple years now. I may have posted some pics on here.

Admittedly mine wasn't as bad as yours appears to be, but I'd try to put it back together nonetheless...

http://www.cotronics.com/vo/cotr/ca_1.htm
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Ouch..sorry for your loss.
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Man that really blows. Sorry bout your loss
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Aww, CrackerJack, that sucks beyond belief. Sooooo sorry for your loss.
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The bright side (if there is one) is that only the outer bottom base was damaged. Its going to cost me about $470 after tax to get the new part. The good news with all the accessories I have, the value is still $1100+.

I should have it back on craigslist in a week or so. This is what Dave Ramsey calls "stupid tax". I should have never tried to move it by myself.
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Ouch! That hurts.
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You warned us but that was hard to take. So sorry.
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Qdos for looking on the bright side.
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Not the kind of scrambled egg a person wants to start their day with. I feel your pain.
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