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On the way to breakfast...

... I spotted a silver R170. I was traveling south on Kansas 7 at approx. 0820 at a comfortable 65mph when I saw the car on a cross street. It was stopped at the light at McIntyre Road when I zoomed past. I was wondering if the driver was also going to the MB Club breakfast. Alas, no silver R170 at the restaurant.

I would have carded the driver, but I couldn't get the window down in time at the correct angle to successfully flick the card into its window.


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Practice that 'flick'

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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However there was another silver SLK, a R171 at the breakfast. The driver was Bill and we had met at the Liberty Memorial car show in July. He had joined the club and we talked at this morning's meeting.

As there wasn't a window involved and the angle was better, I successfully carded him. He does some DIY so was appreciative of learning about SLKWorld.


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