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#1 OFFLINE   Corrine

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Posted 20 March 2013 - 08:39 PM

Who will be the Highlander to pick the right number (or the closest number without going over) to win the prize package below, Total value $85?

-- WinPatrol PLUS (life time)
-- Patriot Memory Supersonic Xpress 16GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive (PSF16GXPUSB)

Important Notes:

Depending upon the information needed by the vendor, prize winners may need to provide a valid e-mail address and name to be given to the software vendor for providing the license key and any necessary instructions.  The winner will also need to provide a mailing address for the USB Flash Drive.

Highlanders are only eligible to win one contest in the SNF 10th Anniversary Celebration.  In the event the winner cannot use any of the licenses included in the package, they can gift it to a family member or friend.  Contest winners will be contacted via PM (Private Message) to obtain the needed information.

The winning number will be determined via Random.org.

Instructions:

Entry is easy.  Merely post a reply with your chosen number.  All numbers must be whole numbers between 1 and 300..

All entries must be posted within 3 days of this posting, at which time the forum software will automatically close the thread and no further entries will be accepted.
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Posted 21 March 2013 - 03:06 AM

85

#3 OFFLINE   LilBambi

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Posted 21 March 2013 - 11:21 AM

Yea! Our first contestant!

Come on Highlanders, this has got to be the easiest one to participate in. ;)
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Posted 21 March 2013 - 04:37 PM

149
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Posted 22 March 2013 - 07:37 AM

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Posted 22 March 2013 - 11:15 AM

lol! the odds are pretty good for each of the 3 of us to win!
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Posted 22 March 2013 - 05:27 PM

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Posted 22 March 2013 - 05:37 PM

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Posted 22 March 2013 - 06:16 PM

hmm... my odds just dropped a bit... and now there are 5 of us... :o

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Posted 22 March 2013 - 07:51 PM

Good Luck Everyone!!! :)

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Posted 23 March 2013 - 05:52 AM

213 :shifty:
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Posted 23 March 2013 - 11:18 AM

Good deal! Keep it up! The more the merrier! :yes:
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Posted 24 March 2013 - 04:32 PM

Time is running out!  This topic is scheduled to automatically close at 20:45 today!
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Posted 24 March 2013 - 05:44 PM

hmm 266!

#15 OFFLINE   Corrine

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Posted 24 March 2013 - 09:14 PM

Here are the entries in numerical order, split between two posts due to forum quote limit:

View PostWebb, on 22 March 2013 - 05:37 PM, said:

42

View Postmlangdn, on 21 March 2013 - 03:06 AM, said:

85

View Postmac, on 22 March 2013 - 07:37 AM, said:

113

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Posted 24 March 2013 - 09:18 PM

View PostTemmu, on 21 March 2013 - 04:37 PM, said:

149

View Postabarbarian, on 23 March 2013 - 05:52 AM, said:

213 :shifty:

View Posttforsman, on 22 March 2013 - 05:27 PM, said:

255

View Posttherock247uk, on 24 March 2013 - 05:44 PM, said:

hmm 266!

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Posted 24 March 2013 - 09:33 PM

And the winning number without going over is 213!

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Congratulations abarbarian, the winner of Contest #4!!!
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Posted 25 March 2013 - 12:21 AM

YAY! :)
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Posted 25 March 2013 - 02:37 AM

Congrats! :)

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Posted 25 March 2013 - 11:13 AM

Congrats Abarbarian  !!!!!!!   :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Posted 25 March 2013 - 11:59 AM

Awesome!!! Congrats, abarbarian! :w00tx100:  :clap2:
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Posted 25 March 2013 - 12:02 PM

Wow! And hit it on the head too! Not close, but exactly!

Edited by LilBambi, 25 March 2013 - 12:38 PM.

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Posted 25 March 2013 - 12:27 PM

View PostLilBambi, on 25 March 2013 - 12:02 PM, said:

Wow! And hit it on the head too! Not close to but exactly!

That's what I thought, too, when I first saw Corrine's random gen post; but if you look closely, the number chosen by the gen was 227. abarb's number was 213. He won because he was closest without going over 227.

Still... very COOL! :)
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Posted 25 March 2013 - 12:38 PM

You are right Eric! LOL!
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Posted 25 March 2013 - 02:05 PM

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