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friggin cool

I ordered a new set of floor mats awhile ago... well, as it turns out, the parts supplier was backordered and had to go straight to Porsche.

What ended up happening was that Porsche in Stuttgart sent the new floor mats directly to my house. Event he box is cool-looking



leave it to Porsche to make even the drivers of its nearly-forgotten 944 to feel special when they come home from work and see a box marked "Porsche Tequipment" waiting for them, shipped directly from Stuttgart.
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Old 07-13-2004, 10:16 PM
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so why did you butcher the box?? that thing would definitely be in my "highly unnecessary but totally cool" collection
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That box is beat up but it was lucky to survive the B-17 bomber raids over Stuttgart, right?
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the mauling was due to the tape that held the box closed. when you pulled the tape off, the color came with it
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thats why i use my trusty mini samuri-sword letter opener to open boxes!
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samarai-sword letter opener?!? BAH! Foolish amateur. I use a full-tang katana sword. Coincidentially, many of the parts that I order seem to have slash marks when I take them out of the box...






not really.
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cool box anyway. so I'm jealous
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yeah, it works pretty good too! it was sharper than i thought itd be when i bought it, blade it about 4 inches long and a quarter of an inch wide.
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I got the same box when I ordered my old floormats...unfortunately it got thrown out (the box)..
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