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Unread 01-22-2013, 07:15 PM   #1
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New off road shop in north alabama

I am looking to start my own off road shop here in north Alabama. I am planning on having the shop where kits can be installed along with other work and also having a show room for parts where the DIY person can come in and get parts with out having to order them online.
I will specialize in everything from jeeps,Toyotas, dodge and Chevrolet and everything I between.
I do not want to run anyone out of business like rocket city but give more options to people.
What do y'all think of this idea

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Unread 01-23-2013, 11:10 AM   #2
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What area are you planning on opening at? Sounds like a great idea, I wish we had more off road shops that were knowledgeable in toyotas and jeeps around here.
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Unread 01-23-2013, 11:35 AM   #3
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I have two ideal locations one would be in the Athens area or the new market area somewhere off Winchester road
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Unread 01-24-2013, 11:25 AM   #4
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Are you an experienced fabricator?
As far as stepping on toes...I say do your thing. It's America, competition is healthy.
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Unread 01-24-2013, 11:07 PM   #5
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Are you an experienced fabricator?
As far as stepping on toes...I say do your thing. It's America, competition is healthy.
Yes I am pretty handy with a Tig welder and I am mig certified and I am ase certified in steering and suspension and engines
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Unread 01-25-2013, 10:27 AM   #6
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Yes I am pretty handy with a Tig welder and I am mig certified and I am ase certified in steering and suspension and engines
Very nice! Well I hope everything works out for you. I'm just north of Birmingham in Gardendale. If there's anything you need down here, let me know.

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Unread 02-21-2013, 11:21 PM   #7
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Hope it's Athens

Hey best of luck to you. It would be nice to see something like that on this side of I-65. If your prices are competitive with what we can mail order for, I think it would be great. I would much rather give my money to a local merchant than some other state. At the same time, I work hard for my money and have to make it go as far as I can. Once again. best of luck in your endeavours.
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Unread 02-25-2013, 12:11 PM   #8
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Sounds like a good idea. I suggest Winchester road area or out on 72 towards Paint Rock Valley. That way you are close to Hollytree ORV and Hale Mtn. I would love to see your work, and maybe have you do some for me.
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