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Motor Boater

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So far I’m seeing shortages in the following items:

lumber
Steel
Concrete
Ford trucks
Appliances
Tires (Coker tire said 2 months to get my wide ovals)
Micro chips <— apparently this is what’s affecting Ford trucks
Guns & Ammo
Labor
Boats
Single family Homes
Gasoline as of yesterday with this pipeline issue

What else?
 

BlockHead

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So far I’m seeing shortages in the following items:

lumber
Steel
Concrete
Ford trucks
Appliances
Tires (Coker tire said 2 months to get my wide ovals)
Micro chips <— apparently this is what’s affecting Ford trucks
Guns & Ammo
Labor
Boats
Single family Homes
Gasoline as of yesterday with this pipeline issue

What else?
Ain’t that typical of socialism
 

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So far I’m seeing shortages in the following items:

lumber
Steel
Concrete
Ford trucks
Appliances
Tires (Coker tire said 2 months to get my wide ovals)
Micro chips <— apparently this is what’s affecting Ford trucks
Guns & Ammo
Labor
Boats
Single family Homes
Gasoline as of yesterday with this pipeline issue

What else?
canned cat food. go figure
 

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Real economists

Lots of people with IQ's much higher than cattle
 

Motor Boater

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Oh yeah I forgot about bicycles and I also can’t find 1 1/8 bike tubes for my kids race bike.
 

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lumber
Steel
Concrete
Ford trucks
Appliances
Tires (Coker tire said 2 months to get my wide ovals)
Micro chips <— apparently this is what’s affecting Ford trucks
Guns & Ammo
Labor in certain trades
Boats
Single family Homes
Gasoline
Chlorine Tabs
Chicken
Employment levels at a record low of 277k new jobs in April 2020
Bicycles
Aluminum Cans
 

LHC Kirby

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Consistent guidelines - Ralphs you have to bag your own if you bring the bags, Albertsons they will bag your groceries in to your bags.... Trader Joes will too...
oh AND EVERYTHING SAID ABOVE !!
 

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Caffeine free diet coke - tied to the aluminum can shortage, not enough so Coke is focusing on the more popular normal Diet Coke
Non alcoholic beer - same as above, breweries focusing on normal beer since that is far more popular
 

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Pvc
Copper wire
Aluminum wire
 

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I can still get steel...but fuck me it’s over .95 cents a pound now. These 60x120 sheets of 5/16 HRPO were around $600 a sheet. Paid .52 cents a pound in January.
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So for fasssssssssst car;
Lamborghini, NO new cars, NONE, used 2020's going for sticker plus 25K with miles.

Ferraris F8, wait almost 1 year on order, Lambos wait 6-9 months for a 2022, all at window sticker.
2021 Corvette, all pre sold, what few that are not, dealers trying to get 30K OVER window
 
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The truck shortage is nuts. Just had an offer to trade in my Super Duty for $8K more than I paid for it in October and I have put 5K miles on it...........:oops:


Of course they have nothing to upgrade you into.... buddy just had this same scenario on his Chevy
 

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The Suburban we ordered a couple of weeks ago is on hold due to the chip shortage.
 

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The truck shortage is nuts. Just had an offer to trade in my Super Duty for $8K more than I paid for it in October and I have put 5K miles on it...........:oops:

I bought a 2016 Ram with 18k miles on it for around 35k in 2017. My brother in law told me over the weekend he found basically the exact same model as I have with a few more miles for around 40k. It's insane.
 

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I bought a 2016 Ram with 18k miles on it for around 35k in 2017. My brother in law told me over the weekend he found basically the exact same model as I have with a few more miles for around 40k. It's insane.

BMW offered to buy my wife's x5 back today when I dropped it off for service...I gave them the number I would take for it.. I know they weren't far off when we were chatting in the service lane..

My 2020 is booking for well and beyond what I paid for it...its stupid right now.
 

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Yamaha wave runners, currently unavailable to buy with no date on when they may have them to sale. Few dealers are saying august.
 

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The one thing that I wish was in very short supply is "STUPID."

Cheers, Steve
 

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So Cal RV camping spots 🤣
White High Country 21’ Tahoe’s
Used 2007-2016 Honda trx 250’s
Colt AR rifles
Smith M&P .22 AR rifles
Gen 5 MOS Glocks
 

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Those without turbans to clarify
Funny you say that, we were just talking about how many Indian truckers there are now when we were driving on the 40 waiting for the classic 20 min uphill pass maneuver to finish.
 

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Funny you say that, we were just talking about how many Indian truckers there are now when we were driving on the 40 waiting for the classic 20 min uphill pass maneuver to finish.

They all head to Punjabi Daba 😂 A lot of them are ex taxi cab drivers.

 
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