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Ole Evenrude 1 year 8 months ago #137602

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We use a friend's 100 year old grandparents cottage at Lake Ripley in Cambridge, Wisconsin every year and this year the next door neighbor gave us a little local history of the lake and the area. Seems that Ole Evenrude grew up in the area and came up with the idea of an external motor for a small boat when his sweetheart wanted icecream and he had to row across the lake to get her some. It started the Midwest in the boat motor manufacturing. Who knew, thank you Ole!
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Ole Evenrude 1 year 8 months ago #137608

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Love it! Thanks and thanks to the inventors and innovators.

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Ole Evenrude 1 year 6 months ago #138204

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You look like a SPAMMER and have been reported.

Mods, SMITE away!!

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Ole Evenrude 1 year 6 months ago #138205

ed-mc wrote: You look like a SPAMMER and have been reported.

Mods, SMITE away!!


Deleted the post(s) you're referring to

Been trying, he's staying online and posting almost twice as fast as I can find, open and delete them.

Wishing for a Mod big B button.... {a ban button sure would be nice esp w an option to delete ALL the to be banned spammer's posts}

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Ole Evenrude 10 months 4 weeks ago #140165

Ole's Pop sounded like an insecure prick.......... Thank god Ole had the gumption to follow his dream

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Ole Evenrude 10 months 3 weeks ago #140188

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It was His wife who wanted icecream across the lake who started it all.

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First, do no harm!
It's a lot easier to buy a boat than sell a boat.(Stole this from a member!)
All that work and hardware store mailbox letters for the hull? Tsk tsk..
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