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Mar 25, 2012, 12:54 PM
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Toledo Weak Signals 2012

Hi everyone! Are you ready for the Toledo Show? We should be there Starting Thursday 4/12 (setting up) thru Sunday .
R/C Model Show
"The Toledo Show"

At the SeaGate Centre
401 Jefferson Avenue Toledo, Ohio 43604
April 13th, 14th, & 15th, 2012
Show hours: Fri/Sat 9am to 5pm - Sun 9am to 2pm
Handicap parking available - Tickets readily available at the door!
Admission is only $10.00 per person per day
Kids 12 and under are FREE!
Active duty U.S. Military are free, ID card required, no ticket necessary!

so what are you hoping to see and buy and oogle? Just thought I would see if we could get some discussion going on it.
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Mar 25, 2012, 12:57 PM
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Lazertoyz & Weak Signals

We will upstairs in the Swap area- room at the end of the hall (by the elevator)
Friday will be out clearance and blow out special day-

things that have been sitting around the shop too long-
things we only have one or 2 left of
discontinued paints (Testors & lusterKote)
Heli parts
and a multitude of odds and ends.
Mar 25, 2012, 02:06 PM
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Looking forward to seeing you guys!
Dunno what I'm looking for.. we will see what looks tempting.
Mar 27, 2012, 01:52 PM
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... missed seeing you'ze guyz at the WRAMS show - hope I can keep all my $$$ in my pockets until NEAT

PS - ask Dan if he's ready for another BOX of wheels yet !!
Mar 31, 2012, 08:14 AM
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I NEED batteries and a BEC fro my my new Zero. I WANT alot more than that. We'll see when we get there.
Apr 01, 2012, 01:40 AM
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This year we're rolling down on Friday as my buddy has a weird work schedule, Friday's and Sunday's off so I'll have to stop by and see you this year and introduce myself.
The last time that I hit the show on a Friday I thought that the place might be a little slow but was I surprised! Must have been another 10,000 people had the same idea!
Afterwards it's gotten to be a tradition for us to hit Tony Packo's/Packo's at the Park for a meal before hitting the road back home. If you're looking for a great meal with what little money that you've got left from the show, I highly recommend the place.
Apr 01, 2012, 11:16 AM
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I heard Tony Paco's changed owners- any input on it? is everything still the same? if so I highly reccommend it! always good food! and Fricker's by the ballpark is also a great place to eat!
Apr 01, 2012, 11:31 AM
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Yeah. There was a big family feud going on and the operations was sold to a guy who owns a bunch of Burger King's in the Toledo area but Packo's will be the same as one of the boys will be running the show. I saw an article on it in one of the Detroit newspapers.
Apr 01, 2012, 01:16 PM
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I intend to be there...many cool things to see & buy.
Apr 01, 2012, 09:33 PM
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Don't pay full price for hotels. Go to and name your price and star rating. I got a room at Holiday Inn Express in Perrysburg for $50 a night. That leaves more to spend at the show.
Apr 03, 2012, 11:00 PM
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Originally Posted by Ron Olson
Yeah. There was a big family feud going on and the operations was sold to a guy who owns a bunch of Burger King's in the Toledo area but Packo's will be the same as one of the boys will be running the show. I saw an article on it in one of the Detroit newspapers.
I was just there this past Saturday and it was still awesome as always!
Apr 04, 2012, 12:30 AM
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Good to see that Packo's hasn't changed as when someone else comes in and takes over, usually a lot of quality goes down down the crapper but keeping one of Tony's kids running operations on a daily basis should keep things as usual.
It was a nasty feud from what I read as some money was given to the Widow Packo for upkeep to her home and the other kids got mad as the funds were taken from the business. I like the Front and Consault Street store better as it's a place where you walk in and they make you feel like they've known you forever. P@TP is walking distance close from the SeaGate but feels more upscale/Yuppie to me.
Apr 04, 2012, 04:06 PM
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I am neighbors with Tony Packo, and I can assure you the food has not changed. Owners yes.
Apr 05, 2012, 11:26 AM
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My office is located across the street from the Seagate center so if you have any questions about parking/food/etc in the local area I would be glad to help. I would suggest checking out the Blarney for some decent food along with Packo's. We also have a couple new restaurants in the area that are just a block or two from the seagate center.

As far as vendors go I am really into the multi-rotor stuff so if you are going to have frames, kits, esc's, motors, FC, etc.. I would be interested in finding that out ahead of time.

Apr 05, 2012, 03:58 PM
SG Talon... Super Genius.
I will be at a table in the Swap Shop with all my Spacecraft. Come check them out!

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