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45 Parts Depot ?

Post Fri Dec 31, 2010 11:56 am

Posts: 39
Location: Hot Springs, Ar.
are these guys still open ? i tried to register to place an order and the site is acting up. then i sent an email but didn't get an answer. what's another good place to get parts from ? i've got a pretty good shopping list i need filled.

Post Fri Dec 31, 2010 4:01 pm

Posts: 159
They've all got hangovers! You better give them a few days to recover!!

Post Fri Dec 31, 2010 6:28 pm

Posts: 426
Location: Tucson Arizona

LOL....not yet a few hours maybe.

Sorry Bill, we're doing year end inventory and all of that fun stuff at the moment, but I did get your e-mail.....check your box.

To everyone......Have a Safe and Very Happy and Prosperous New Year!!!


Post Mon Jan 03, 2011 7:03 pm

Posts: 903
Location: Hill City, Ks. USA

Thanks Kurt! Hope you have a Happy and Prosperous New Year. We need you to keep hangin' around.

Post Thu May 26, 2011 4:17 pm

Posts: 1654
I've been trying to find 45 Deopot and the site is just returning 'cannot display the page'

Shoot, a man could have a good weekend in Dallas with all that stuff...

Post Thu May 26, 2011 4:29 pm

Posts: 426
Location: Tucson Arizona

Our web host was hit by a Trojan which destroyed the server and basically everything on it. Our site is intact and secure, but the damage done to the server was so extensive and costly the host has decided to move everyone to a new hosting company. The transfer is taking place as I'm typing this and if all goes well we should be back up this weekend.

Last edited by Kurt on Fri Jun 10, 2011 6:29 pm, edited 1 time in total.

Post Mon Jun 06, 2011 10:46 am

Posts: 198
Location: New Brunswick, Canada
Kurt, any update on when you expect your website to be back up?

I'm waiting to submit an order.


Post Fri Jun 10, 2011 6:34 pm

Posts: 426
Location: Tucson Arizona

Hey all,

The damage to the site was more extensive than we thought, so we're having to build a new site and start over. Unfortunately, the time frame to do so will probably take several months to have it built and launched. I apologize for the inconvenience this has caused my friends and clients, but please know we are working as fast as we can to get back up and running. I'll keep each of the forums updated as we come closer to a launch date.


Post Sat Jun 11, 2011 4:19 am

Posts: 575
Location: devon,england
are you still open for buisness kurt? see the ebay page is empty as well! regards jib
Dude, check out that jibhead, he's crazy. Hasn't been sober for 40 years

Post Wed Jul 06, 2011 8:44 am

Posts: 1654
three weeks later and no sign, anyone know the latest on this?
Shoot, a man could have a good weekend in Dallas with all that stuff...

Post Wed Jul 06, 2011 12:57 pm

Posts: 426
Location: Tucson Arizona

Hey all!!

Just an update.

As stated above, we're building a new site because of the damage to the operating system on the other was pretty extensive. It'll be at least a couple months before we can launch the new site. We're focused on the middle of Sept if all goes well. I have an incredibly talented web designer helping me who's not only a customer of mine, but a member here who asked if he could help me. More on him later.

Anyway, that's all I have at the moment. The wait will be worth it. Tons of new feature's and now we won't be limited to just 45's.


Post Sat Jul 09, 2011 4:56 am

Posts: 42

Are you still taking orders while the websites down?


Post Mon Jul 11, 2011 3:52 pm

Posts: 426
Location: Tucson Arizona


Unfortunately not at the moment, because our entire operation was based on the web site program, but if you need any Colony items you can visit our eBay store "colony_usa"


Post Mon Jul 25, 2011 1:20 am

Posts: 923
Location: South Provence of FRANCE

Kurt !
on your new website :
think about my proposition for a place dedicaced to the "customer's scoots" ! :wink:

Post Wed Aug 03, 2011 1:15 pm

Posts: 232
Location: Norway
Best of luck Kurt!

Post Wed Aug 03, 2011 8:12 pm

Posts: 349
Location: Champaign-Urbana, IL
Hang in there.

Post Thu Aug 04, 2011 3:27 pm

Posts: 426
Location: Tucson Arizona


I had read your previous post and felt I should explain further.

My site was backed up every few days and transferred to an offsite location as you suggested, but this Trojan was something new according to the developers. The Trojan remained dormant and undetected with the security they were using....which was up to date.....and had been there for several weeks when the timer finally went off on May 22. Because it remained dormant, all backup's were infected. We tried everything to get it back on-line to no avail. It was something they never seen before and was especially devastating to my site because it's 100% custom scripted.....not a packaged e-commerce store like the others on the server which were back up within a week. It was basically the same as when your PC operating system crashes and it needs to be reinstalled......I didn't have a usable backup because of the way the Trojan was configured it ruined those.

Thanks for all the e-mails and support. I have a team working on the new site now and hope to be back soon......I can't wait to show everyone what we'll be different than anything you've seen from me yet.

Frans-6.....I'll have the ability to do almost anything with this new site, that will be something I add after I get the parts in.

Take care all,

Post Thu Aug 04, 2011 5:20 pm

Posts: 304
Location: Jonesville, Louisiana, USA
Looking forward to seeing your new site, Kurt.

Post Thu Aug 04, 2011 7:28 pm

Posts: 349
Location: Champaign-Urbana, IL
Thanks for the clarification Kurt.


Post Sun Sep 04, 2011 7:52 pm

Posts: 36
Kurt, are you doing business by email in the meantime? If so, can you PM me the email address. Thanks.


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