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Old 07-28-2013, 01:16 PM   #1
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Sturm Ruger issued a news release via Business Wire Friday stating heavy rainfall caused a portion of the roof to collapse Thursday at its plant near the Prescott Airport. No one was injured.



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Old 07-28-2013, 02:43 PM   #2
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Good portion of New Mexico got hit with Heavy Rains. Lightning storm prior to Friday's storm, had the making of War of the Worlds, massive lightning storm on the Eastern side of the Sandia Mountains.

Cost of storm damage could range from one to two million dollars
http://www.kob.com/article/stories/S3111805.shtml?cat=500

Major rain storm causes problems around Albuquerque metro
http://www.kob.com/article/stories/S3111325.shtml?cat=500

Lightning on Sandia!


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We have a member who works there. Hope he's alright, no injuries reported, but I imagine some folks are gonna have a little downtime, unavoidable vacation.

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Dang! Got some mags on order, hope no one was hurt and they get back running soon!

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Hope all are okay. Hope all are not out of work too long.

It is the factory where they build the semi autos, and I have my eye on a
sr1911!

Well, I have time. My daughter is getting married in Sept. I need to get my wife a new car. I need to stop the funds leak before I buy another toy.

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Guess we should help support the effort by buying up everything Ruger you see at your LGS!

Picked up a 357 LCR yesterday.

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Guess we should help support the effort by buying up everything Ruger you see at your LGS!

Picked up a 357 LCR yesterday.
Emo, these Libs just don't understand what civic minded, caring people we gunnies are!
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We have a member who works there. Hope he's alright, no injuries reported, but I imagine some folks are gonna have a little downtime, unavoidable vacation.
sad that we don't know who that member is, because i'm sure with so many of us here using their products, we could all donate a $1 to their employee relief fund. It's better then giving it to a political party....
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