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TallDude

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Custom License Plates
« on: May 08, 2019, 04:20:46 PM »
Numero Uno in California...
I would have pictured it on a VW van...
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Re: Custom License Plates
« Reply #1 on: May 08, 2019, 06:28:22 PM »
Only thing missing is the Dead Head sticker ;D

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Re: Custom License Plates
« Reply #2 on: May 09, 2019, 12:57:00 AM »
So, this is the first guy that thought up SURF as a personal plate?

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Re: Custom License Plates
« Reply #3 on: May 09, 2019, 02:48:24 AM »
SURF has been around since the first custom plates were offered, whenever that was. I'll bet nearly every state has one. From there it goes to +SURF, +SURF+, -SURF-, ISURF, SURFSUP and so on.

Eventually someone dies or moves on and gives up the plate and you have to be quick to jump on the opportunity or know the person who is giving it up.

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Re: Custom License Plates
« Reply #4 on: May 09, 2019, 05:56:21 AM »
Iíve had surfin7 on a vette and surfbug on a vw bug.
 Saw this once

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Re: Custom License Plates
« Reply #5 on: May 09, 2019, 06:13:37 AM »
I'm not much on custom plates, but my late, great friend Barney Li loved them. He had one on the back of a Pantera that he frequently street raced that said U Roose. He was Chinese. I did break down and get one for my '78 MoHo which continues my theme of naming utility stuff after Nero Wolfe characters. It's tagged as Fritz8 after Fritz Brenner, Nero's cook. The drag-along dune buggy will be tagged Archie82 after Archie Goodwin, who always had a fine appetite.
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Re: Custom License Plates
« Reply #6 on: May 09, 2019, 07:50:32 AM »
A few days ago I saw

LOVEHZ

took me a couple of seconds...
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Re: Custom License Plates
« Reply #7 on: May 09, 2019, 08:56:19 AM »
I'm not much on custom plates, but my late, great friend Barney Li loved them. He had one on the back of a Pantera that he frequently street raced that said U Roose. He was Chinese. I did break down and get one for my '78 MoHo which continues my theme of naming utility stuff after Nero Wolfe characters. It's tagged as Fritz8 after Fritz Brenner, Nero's cook. The drag-along dune buggy will be tagged Archie82 after Archie Goodwin, who always had a fine appetite.

Wait, so you're not much for custom plates huh? ;D  In any event, tastefully done PB.

Growing up I remember a RR in town that was tagged RNTUNVS, I felt that it would have been more approriate on an AMC Pacer...

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Re: Custom License Plates
« Reply #8 on: May 09, 2019, 12:52:18 PM »
Worked with a guy who had the following: VNTYPL8
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Re: Custom License Plates
« Reply #9 on: May 09, 2019, 05:00:16 PM »
A few days ago I saw

LOVEHZ

took me a couple of seconds...


Plates like that drive me crazy.  I have no idea what that one is supposed to mean.

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Re: Custom License Plates
« Reply #10 on: May 09, 2019, 05:05:35 PM »
A couple of weeks ago a friend of mine posted a VW Beetle with the license plate "FEATURE". I had to have it explained.
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Re: Custom License Plates
« Reply #11 on: May 09, 2019, 05:26:10 PM »
A few days ago I saw

LOVEHZ

took me a couple of seconds...


Plates like that drive me crazy.  I have no idea what that one is supposed to mean.
You just need to get your thought waves in the right frequency.
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Re: Custom License Plates
« Reply #12 on: May 09, 2019, 05:33:26 PM »
So who has FOIL?
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Re: Custom License Plates
« Reply #13 on: May 09, 2019, 05:38:40 PM »
I'm sure WNGSURF is still available....
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Re: Custom License Plates
« Reply #14 on: May 09, 2019, 05:39:12 PM »
You just need to get your thought waves in the right frequency.

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