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 Post subject: Central Ohio - tailgate meet - Sat morning May 19
PostPosted: May Thu 10, 2018 7:43 pm 
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Spring Vintage Electronics Tailgate Meet by Central Ohio Antique Radio Assoc.
Saturday May 19. 8am-to 11am. - 7:30 am set up.

Rain or Shine. Great country setting. Large parking lot and adjacent large shelter at the back.
Shelter has tables (first come first serve) and electric. Or set up on the parking lot with your own tables.

Tube radios, early audio and stereo, tubes, TV's, portable and transistor radios, records, calculators ... welcome.
Admission is Free. Seller fee $10.

St Paul's Lutheran Church. (east side of the Hoover Reservoir, 3 miles from outerbelt)
4686 E. Walnut St, Westerville OH.

From Columbus Outerbelt. I-270
Take Exit 30 to Rt -161
then immediate SUNBURY RD exit.
At ramp light, turn right and follow Sunbury Rd 1..5 miles north.
At COLLEGE RD (Duke/BP station) turn right for half mile.
At CUBBAGE RD turn left for 1 mile to end.
At WALNUT, turn right. The church is quarter mile on the left.

All transactions are between buyer and seller.

Visit out club website: coara.org

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 Post subject: Re: Central Ohio - tailgate meet - Sat morning May 19
PostPosted: May Mon 14, 2018 1:08 am 
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Aren't you kinda worried Hamvention might impact attendance some?


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 Post subject: Re: Central Ohio - tailgate meet - Sat morning May 19
PostPosted: May Mon 14, 2018 1:24 am 
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Looking forward to it. Have a car load of stuff to practically give away.


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 Post subject: Re: Central Ohio - tailgate meet - Sat morning May 19
PostPosted: May Mon 14, 2018 7:14 pm 
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I guess I joined this forum in the nick of time. I just started getting into this stuff, and I live down the street from this meet!
I can't wait to see what you all have up for grabs.


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 Post subject: Re: Central Ohio - tailgate meet - Sat morning May 19
PostPosted: May Tue 15, 2018 10:53 pm 
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Hi WAZZ.
Yes we knew of the Hamfest conflctt. Also knew of its mixed feedback in its new Xenia location.

We did the Memorial Day weekend last year. From feed back we decided not to this year. Have to work with church property availability what with services, weddings etc.. And Kutztown meet was last weekend, with a couple key club members and others attending. And avoid conflict with the Dayton and Cincinnati radio club meets in June.
“It’s always something"

Our second tailgate meet will tentatively be early September.

-Dave

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 Post subject: Re: Central Ohio - tailgate meet - Sat morning May 19
PostPosted: May Wed 16, 2018 7:13 pm 
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Is this rain or shine? any rain dates?

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 Post subject: Re: Central Ohio - tailgate meet - Sat morning May 19
PostPosted: May Thu 17, 2018 3:49 am 
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No alternate date.
We say Rain or Shine because of the the large "L" shaped shelter adjacent to the large parking lot.
This shelter was designed to hold outdoor church services. The bench backs convert to tables. Has a number of electrical outlets.
And some lighting. There are ceiling fans for comfort in hot weather.
Number of folks set up in the shelter even in nice weather - provides shade and with open sides decent air movement.
Others set up in the parking lot as there is plenty of room for a seller to spread out - with your own tables or on the ground.
There is a small playground for kids too. Large field as well - is a country setting.
All this a mere 3 miles from the Columbus outerbelt.
This property works well for our radio club tailgate meet. Three years at this location.

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 Post subject: Re: Central Ohio - tailgate meet - Sat morning May 19
PostPosted: May Thu 17, 2018 5:19 pm 
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I agree with Dave that it is a good location. The only tricky part is that, in the past, some GPS devices did not show the location correctly.
So always follow Dave's instructions.... ;-)
The shelter works even if it is raining. It is at the end of the parking lot, so easy to just back up the car and unload.

I plan to attend with a car load of stuff for my "Going Out of Business Sale". (yup, Crosley Guy is moving on... )
Low prices in order to move a bunch of parts and gear.
Several items just plain free.

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 Post subject: Re: Central Ohio - tailgate meet - Sat morning May 19
PostPosted: May Sat 19, 2018 4:10 am 
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Planning on being there with a lot of test gear, radio and tube testers, good ones aren't cheap though !
Also clearing out shelf space, heavy rain may scare me away though

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