Fermi National Laboratory

Volume 25  |  Friday, August 9, 2002  |  Number 13
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  • ’99 Ford Ranger 4x4, 5-spd. manual, 3.0L V6, 57K miles, extended warranty to 75K, Rhino liner, must sell, $8,200. Frank x4389, 630-553-0049, page 630-314-4029.
  • ’90 FORD Escort LX, 4dr, red, 105K miles, $1,200 o.b.o. Call 630-778-0744 or email papageo@fnal.gov.
  • ’88 Z-24 Cavalier Convertible, white with black top. First year this model was made!!! Original owner, 102K miles. New top, tires and battery in ’99. Always hand washed and waxed, garage stored. Call 393-6160 (Summerlakes Subdivision). $2,800 or o.b.o.
  • ’81 Honda 400cc motorcycle. Very good condition. Vetta fairing. Well-maintained. $800 including cover. Call x8620 or email: daveg@fnal.gov.
  • Delta tilting top table saw, $300; Delta 24. scroll saw, $150; Stanley portable edge planer, $30. Contact David Butler at x3370 or e-mail dbutler@fnal.gov.
  • Machinist Tools: Starrett, micrometers (0-1. ,1-2., 2-3. ), 0-9. depth mic, combination square w/protractor, magnetic indicator base, 6. scale and an edge finder. Browne & Sharpe 6. dial caliper. Other misc. tools and gauge blocks. All in an 11-drawer Kennedy Machinist Chest. Like-new condition. Seldom used, well taken care of. $400 takes everything. Can view at Site 39 Warehouse. Call Kevin at x8722 or kanderson@fnal.gov.
  • Pentax 35mm SLR camera model ESPI0 200. 48-200mm zoom, quartz date, excellent condition, new $360, selling for $180. Frank x4389, 630-553-0049, page 630-314-4029.
  • Dining/kitchen set, 6 chairs, table 6 ft. long, pads for chairs & hutch all for $350. White dresser, great for child’s room $20. Greg x4606 or 630-557-2523.
  • URGENT !! Moving SALE !! Everything must go by August 15. All items less than 2 years old. Sofa bed queen size ($90) +matching chair ($70), entertainment center from IKEA black ($45), bookcase 5 shelves black ($15), mixer ($10), food processor + blender ($30), microwave ($40), 4 plastic patio chairs + table ($25), all purpose wooden table ($50), Hoover vacuum ($30), 2 floor lamps ($25 and $15), floor scale ($10), humidifier ($10), toaster ($5), mini CD tape and radio player with remote ($25), 5 pieces set for the fireplace ($15), iron ($15), plus other miscellaneous items. Call (630) 7780744 or email papageo@fnal.gov. FOLK DANCING
  • International folk dancing is held from 7:30 to 10 p.m., Thursdays, at the American Legion Post, 22 S. Second St. in Geneva. “Silk and Thistle” Scottish country dancing meets from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Tuesdays at the Main St. Recreation Center at the southwest corner of Hill and Main Streets in Glen Ellyn. Both locations offer wood floors, air-conditioning, and ample parking. Newcomers are welcome at both groups at any time and many dances are fully taught. Contributions towards the cost of the room are requested but not obligatory.


  • Fermilab employee needs to share a ride to work. Algonquin Lake-in-the-Hills area. Call Randy Ward at 847-658-1939. HOUSE FOR SALE
  • Warrenville: 2 bedroom, 2 bath townhome in Maple Hill Subdivision. Bright and airy, ground floor ranch model. Listed with Baird & Warner for $174,000 with $2,000 carpet allowance. E-mail: lisa@fnal.gov or phone x8023 (weekdays) or 630-393-3819 (evenings and weekends).


To rent accommodations in France and Italy by the month in February, March and April. treend@fnal.gov, x6633.


The 2002 Fermilab Creative Writers Club writing competition is open to all Fermilab employees and users. Submit entries in three categories: poetry, short story or “short-short” story (less than 500 words) by September 30, 2002. Participation is free, and prizes will be awarded to the winner in each category. The winning entries will be considered for publication in FERMINEWS. Results will be announced October 31, 2002. Complete guidelines can be located at http://fnalpubs.fnal.gov/benedept/recreation.cwc.htm or Contact Rod Walton at extension 2565 or rwalton@fnal.gov.

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