The inevitable "what does your username mean?" pos

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Atomic.Sheep
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Post by Atomic.Sheep » Sun Feb 20, 2005 4:54 am

Well I am another gamer. I used to play a lot of Age of Empires II also in the 90s and my friends name was The_Bomb_13 so I thought to have mine be Atomic_Bomb but that was taken so I saw a sheep (its a food resource in the game) and immediately thought Atomic_Sheep. Some sites don't take the underscore so I use the . i.e. Atomic.Sheep on those ones.

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Post by mtnb1kr » Sun Feb 20, 2005 9:09 am

My other main hobby is cycling. I started riding mountain bikes first so I adopted "mtnb1kr". I also road ride now. I use this one for everything. So you may see me on a cycling sight too if that interests anyone else here.

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Post by Grandor » Mon Feb 21, 2005 1:34 am

My name is Grandor in many of the forums i visit and my user name in lots of other places.

It's just something I made up one day, and It stuck.
\m/ Grandor was here \m/
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Post by Red Barchetta » Mon Feb 28, 2005 11:04 pm

My name is of course, a reflection of my love and respect for the music of Rush. I am a true Rush freak....haven't missed a show in 21 years...even flew out of town for the last 2 tours (Vapor Trails and r30). I love chatting or posting about Rush...so if there are any bretheren on board....let's go!


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Post by axwielding1 » Sat Mar 12, 2005 9:45 pm

What's in a name?
I chose mine for 2 reasons... #1- I keep myself surrounded by guitars and usually have one in my hands.
and#2- Because I have a nasty explosive temper at times, and go on rampages...
ax. :twisted:

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Post by jong » Sun Mar 13, 2005 6:46 am

I thought I'd be really creative and use my first name and last initial.

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Post by musicbox » Wed Mar 23, 2005 11:10 pm

musixbox's were designed to fufill one goal for their entire lives; to create music. all you need to do is wind them up(or in my case, inspire me), and they will play, whether anyone listens or not. i was fortunate enough to be born with the gift to create music and melody, and so i embrace it!

1. i play a multitude of instruments, and consider music to be of utmost importance in my life. so i figured what better way to represent myself?
2. i had a girlfriend once call me her musicbox, kind of a sentimental thing
(shh!!!!!! :lol: 8) )
3. i have a great facination with jazzbox style guitars, big hollowbodies. jazzbox=musicbox they hark back to a time before i was born, when things were built a differnt way then the modern equivalents(im speaking to you mesa) i love old style tube amps, old style guitars, and LOVE old cars...

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Post by ValveHeavyTone » Sun Mar 27, 2005 10:38 pm

HMJ= Heavy Metal Jim :twisted:

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Post by ValveHeavyTone » Sun Mar 27, 2005 10:39 pm

ValveHeavyTone wrote:HMJ= Heavy Metal Jim :twisted:
woops wrong forum moniker valveheavytone= VHT

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Post by Inearthed » Tue Mar 29, 2005 5:01 am

I like the band Children of Bodom and before they were called Children of Bodom they were called Inearthed. I like the name "Inearthed" a lot and I just picked it to be a handle.

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Post by redmax61 » Sun Apr 10, 2005 2:03 pm

I play a red guitar, and I crank it up "to the max". 61 is the year I was born.
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Post by JoeVFR » Tue Apr 12, 2005 8:11 am

JoeVFR- Visual Flight Rules (pilot)
and my motorcycle, Honda VFR

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Post by vulture2600 » Fri Apr 15, 2005 12:10 pm

if anyone knows whats significant about 2600hz in relation to old
MaBell Telephones, thats where the number comes from.
(long live kaptain krunch!) it was something i was into when i was
like 16, and have kept the number as part of my handle since, and now happens to be my address (one helluva coincidence).
as far as vulture goes, i was in a quake clan when i was about 16
and we all decided to take bird names as our handles..... nuff said.
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Post by Inspired » Fri Apr 15, 2005 3:13 pm

Inspired: The state of mind that I must remain in at all times. As long as I'm Inspired, I'll continue to learn new things on the guitar.

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Post by MesallicA » Mon May 02, 2005 7:53 am

combine two of my favourite things. mesa+metallica=mesallica
ESP is my other favourite thing but i couldnt fit in there :P

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