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28 Other SLK's Spotted Today.

I attended the National UK Mercedes Benz Club SLK/CLK day at Royal Gun Powder Mills at Waltham Abbey. There were 28 other SLK's and I spoke to most of the owners and carded at least 20 who are not yet members. One of the cars owners attending owns an SLK55 previously owned be Bernie Ecclestone and subsequently his wife Slavica . It is immaculate and Andy the owner is already an SLKworld member. I will be disappointed if we don't get some new members as a result.


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Did you have enuff cards?

Carding means giving them the SLKWorld Business Card:

https://www.slkworld.com/general-dis...ess-cards.html

Also,

How to spot, track, engage, capture and card an SLK

https://www.slkworld.com/ive-spotted...-card-slk.html


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Did you have enuff cards?

Carding means giving them the SLKWorld Business Card:

https://www.slkworld.com/general-dis...ess-cards.html

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How to spot, track, engage, capture and card an SLK

https://www.slkworld.com/ive-spotted...-card-slk.html
Jeff I am getting a bit short of cards so I will need to ask @dbgrn for a top up.
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top up! get it? very good!
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Hello Mike. I had the advantage that the cars were parked and over a period of 6 hours had a chance to have a lengthy conversation with many of the owners who were all very nice.
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I was also at the SLK day at The Gunpowder Mills on Sunday. Great to see colours other than black or silver. There were several Lazulithe Blue like mine (on the left).
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looks a good meeting.
is this arranged by a different mercedes slk forum club?
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looks a good meeting.
is this arranged by a different mercedes slk forum club?
Yes, MB club UK. You have to pay to join.

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Yes, MB club UK. You have to pay to join.
same as in Canada--fee to join, yearly fee to maintain membership. Get discounts at various retailers but reviewing what discounts are available here, I'd never partake.


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looks a good meeting.
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It was an Mercedes Benz Club UK event. I am a member but most of the events are general rather than SLK specific. However the cost of membership includes a monthly magazine, dealer discount on parts (normally 10%) access to the Parts Information System and also local and national meets. I have to say that personally I attend more events organised by SLK Forum members but still happy to be an MBClub UK member.
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