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by YumaDune
Tue Jan 01, 2013 4:01 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: "law enforcement presence viewed as essential, excessive"
Replies: 5
Views: 4376

Re: "law enforcement presence viewed as essential, excessive

My last trip to the dunes was T-Giving and not sure what excessive enforcement would be if you don't get stopped? I have no plans to return and missed NY's because I've lost interest and with the new helmet law for UTV's I quit... To bad because I went from duner to vendor back to duner and the dune...
by YumaDune
Fri Oct 05, 2012 5:31 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: AB 1595: ASA Mass Email on 8/2/12
Replies: 3
Views: 3748

Re: AB 1595: ASA Mass Email on 8/2/12

Has this board dwindled to extinction?? No response from anyone?? I re-read the law and it looks like any vehicle over 1000cc is exempt?? You know the rule that if you want something screwed up let a bureaucrat handle it applies!! This law makes no sense what so ever and I've been off roading in CA....
by YumaDune
Thu Sep 27, 2012 5:25 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: AB 1595: ASA Mass Email on 8/2/12
Replies: 3
Views: 3748

Re: AB 1595: ASA Mass Email on 8/2/12

Do I read this to say, ROV, i.e. Sand Rail has to use helmets??
by YumaDune
Sat Jan 07, 2012 8:22 am
Forum: Rhinos • RTVs • Golf Carts • Buy & Sell
Topic: Rhino / Teryx Seats $350.00
Replies: 1
Views: 7405

Re: Rhino / Teryx Seats $350.00

These seats are brand new and don't fit what I own.
by YumaDune
Thu Jan 05, 2012 7:15 am
Forum: Rhinos • RTVs • Golf Carts • Buy & Sell
Topic: Rhino / Teryx Seats $350.00
Replies: 1
Views: 7405

Rhino / Teryx Seats $350.00

Crown King 12-10-2011 046.JPG
For sale... I'm in Tucson and Yuma most every week.
by YumaDune
Mon Nov 28, 2011 7:01 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Visitation
Replies: 6
Views: 3572

Re: Visitation

IMO it seemed like quite a few more people. Halloween seemed more crowded and this weekend seemed to be more "Poser's" at Old's and the vendors area was more crowded than ever. Out in the Dune's seemed to be the regular amount of people duning as in the past. The drags at Gecko seemed to be more peo...
by YumaDune
Mon Nov 14, 2011 5:40 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: LEO's out of Control!
Replies: 98
Views: 35980

Re: LEO's out of Control!

After the last Halloween at Glamis Wash 12 I give up on the LEO's... In my HMO they look at us as a source of revenue and that's it. The day we arrived we were checked for a permit at the North end of Wash Rd. and then twice more at the camp.. and that's it for the weekend other than at the hill and...
by YumaDune
Wed Dec 29, 2010 4:52 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Ogilby RR Crossing Update
Replies: 3
Views: 2669

Re: Ogilby RR Crossing Update

Sorry for not updating this sooner as I'm sure many are out there enjoying the Balmy weather! Yes they worked on it and it's better... maybe. At least the UP didn't make it worse for whatever that's worth!! Be safe and slow down at the crossing...5 mph might be acceptable??
by YumaDune
Wed Dec 01, 2010 6:00 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Ogilby RR Crossing Update
Replies: 3
Views: 2669

Ogilby RR Crossing Update

They are closing Ogilby next week, the 8th. What do you think the chances are it will be worse!! I have my own opinion and only been around construction for 40 years or so... who knows??
by YumaDune
Mon Nov 01, 2010 5:02 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Number of ISDRA Visitors Down for Halloween
Replies: 5
Views: 2048

Re: Number of ISDRA Visitors Down for Halloween

Just got home after arriving at Glamis Wash 12 Saturday morning and I'd say the crowds were down by a 1/3 from years past. I would imagine that permit sales are down so lets not make this a post office issue and continue with garbage and LEO's as in the past. I was at Old's Saturday afternoon and co...
by YumaDune
Thu Oct 28, 2010 5:50 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Storage at Gordons Well?
Replies: 1
Views: 1904

Re: Storage at Gordons Well?

Contact these people and they should know...

http://www.ocotillowellsrentals.com/gordons-well.html
by YumaDune
Thu Oct 28, 2010 4:02 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Ogilby Road Rail Crossing
Replies: 4
Views: 1752

Ogilby Road Rail Crossing

The UP just finished a "Repair" at the tracks and take it easy going over them. It's closer to a Tank Trap than a crossing. They put a sign that says BUMP and they are correct! Fine job UP!!
by YumaDune
Tue Jun 22, 2010 5:20 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Read this and be worried how we will pay our bills
Replies: 0
Views: 1117

Read this and be worried how we will pay our bills

We've all heard by now that the cost of living increases for SS recipients have been frozen for the next 2 yrs. I don't recall hearing any of our reps putting up a fight about it, or voicing that they should not vote themselves raises, when the ss checks of retired folks were frozen and premiums wer...
by YumaDune
Wed Apr 07, 2010 5:26 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Dunes still there?
Replies: 3
Views: 1401

Re: Dunes still there?

A friend was at Gordon's and he said the dunes were rockin and rollin!
by YumaDune
Wed Apr 07, 2010 5:19 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Read this and tell me you like Obama Care!!
Replies: 9
Views: 2174

Read this and tell me you like Obama Care!!

The Truth About the Health Care Bills - Michael Connelly, Ret. Constitutional Attorney Well, I have done it! I have read the entire text of proposed House Bill 3200: The Affordable Health Care Choices Act of 2009. I studied it with particular emphasis from my area of expertise, constitutional law. I...
by YumaDune
Sat Feb 20, 2010 7:51 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Interesting Sarah stuff
Replies: 4
Views: 1444

Interesting Sarah stuff

and the Chump's wife... READ TO THE VERY END! VERY ENLIGHTENING!!! AND VERY DISTURBING!!! By Dewie Whetsell, Alaskan Fisherman. As posted in comments on Greta's article referencing the MOVEON ad about Sarah Palin. The last 45 of my 66 years I've spent in a commercial fishing town in Alaska . I under...
by YumaDune
Tue Feb 16, 2010 5:45 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Why no one invades Switzerland
Replies: 2
Views: 1074

Re: Why no one invades Switzerland

I believe that Vermont as well as Alaska allow Concealed Carry with no permit and Arizona is trying to push it through!! That could make the bad guys think before they pull something!!
by YumaDune
Tue Feb 16, 2010 5:42 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Dump station in Yuma?
Replies: 7
Views: 1440

Re: Dump station in Yuma?

How about Loves at 3E??
by YumaDune
Sun Jan 31, 2010 7:04 pm
Forum: Sandrail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle • Buy & Sell
Topic: NEW location for Don't Bus Box -Affordable Trans Performance
Replies: 3
Views: 2563

Re: NEW location for Don't Bus Box -Affordable Trans Performance

Heck Don, I figured you'd head back to Yuma!! Best of luck!! Mike G
by YumaDune
Sun Jan 31, 2010 8:59 am
Forum: Sandrail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle • Buy & Sell
Topic: Buggy Parts
Replies: 4
Views: 1675

Re: Buggy Parts

Sorry, I took the Craig's List postings down. To many low ballers looking for stuff free.
by YumaDune
Thu Jan 21, 2010 4:30 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: What next??
Replies: 5
Views: 1384

What next??

What next, !!!!!!!! Subject: oil Maybe this is how Rio got the 2016 Summer Olympic games from Chicago . You Think? This is a perfect example why I refrain from watching the news on ABC, NBC, CBS, or NSNCC. Today on a segment of the "Glen Beck Show" on FCN (Fox Cable News) was the following: "Today, ...
by YumaDune
Thu Jan 21, 2010 4:28 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Wet dunes
Replies: 4
Views: 1464

Re: Wet dunes

I used to depend on Glamis Weather but other than the cameras the info is way out of date. This is great for us, Milk Vetch and the Campers!
by YumaDune
Sun Jan 17, 2010 9:09 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Mesquite Regional Landfill
Replies: 49
Views: 13000

Re: Mesquite Regional Landfill

The latest... From here : Contract awarded for Mesquite landfill rail yard Coffman Specialties, Inc. of San Diego has been awarded a $36.3 million contract to construct a rail spur and intermodal rail yard at the Mesquite Regional Landfill, where municipal solid waste (MSW) will be received for disp...
by YumaDune
Mon Dec 14, 2009 5:16 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: and we wonder where the money goes??
Replies: 0
Views: 857

and we wonder where the money goes??

Subject: First ladies staff. Written by Dr. Paul L. Williams "In my own life, in my own small way, I have tried to give back to this country that has given me so much," she said. "See, that's why I left a job at a big law firm for a career in public service, "... Michelle Obama No, Michele Obama doe...
by YumaDune
Wed Dec 09, 2009 6:00 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Rain in Dunes?
Replies: 8
Views: 1851

Re: Rain in Dunes?

I was at Mesquite mine Tuesday and they had shut the operation down the previous 24 hours due to rain. Didn't do a drive by of the dunes but from a distance they appeared damp?? I live in Tucson and lost a Mesquite tree sometime during the night so we had some pretty hefty gusts here and Mount Lemon...
by YumaDune
Wed Dec 09, 2009 5:58 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Our Government Really Wants Us to be Slaves to the System!!
Replies: 11
Views: 2120

Re: Our Government Really Wants Us to be Slaves to the System!!

Right or Left, we all need to understand the government is working to make us more dependent on them all the time. We have and are Slaves to the system. Our "Representatives" in DC now act as if they are the ruling class and as we more more into Socialism, they take more control of our lives. The pr...
by YumaDune
Tue Dec 08, 2009 6:27 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Our Government Really Wants Us to be Slaves to the System!!
Replies: 11
Views: 2120

Re: Our Government Really Wants Us to be Slaves to the System!!

Sorry for the misuse of Slave... Comrade. When the Constitution and the Bill of Right become something we remember we "HAD" I hope you enjoy the CSA. This is my opinion and by the way the latest demographics I've see on African American population is 12.4% and the Hispanic is 15+%. My family hit the...
by YumaDune
Mon Dec 07, 2009 4:59 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Our Government Really Wants Us to be Slaves to the System!!
Replies: 11
Views: 2120

Our Government Really Wants Us to be Slaves to the System!!

Read this and tell me it's all not part of a grand scheme to end this country!! Subject: PLEASE TAKE TIME TO READ THIS AND FORWARD IT IF YOU SEE FIT. Ladies and Gentlemen, There is so much propaganda being sent around the internet today that it's hard to know what is fact and what isn't, so much so ...
by YumaDune
Mon Dec 07, 2009 4:56 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Stupid Jokes
Replies: 65
Views: 12426

Re: Stupid Jokes

After watching Robin Williams last night and darn near choking from laughing so hard the above put me as close to cardiac arrest as I can stand... That is indeed funny and can see myself doing something just as stupid!!
by YumaDune
Wed Dec 02, 2009 5:38 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Article 12/01/09 - Dunes Weekend Numbers Down
Replies: 11
Views: 2663

Re: Article 12/01/09 - Dunes Weekend Numbers Down

Jason, I would encourage you to visit with Niel Hamada. I'm sure he would follow up and figuring out who this ISCO officer is,can't be rocket science. That is very disappointing to say the least. I wish they would have come by my area Thursday and Friday night. Some clowns were setting off 3-4" mort...
by YumaDune
Sun Nov 15, 2009 4:55 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Would We Stand For This?
Replies: 4
Views: 1047

Re: Would We Stand For This?

Subject: Fw: Psalm 2009 Psalm 2009--- All together now.... Obama is the shepherd I did not want. He leadeth me beside the still factories. He restoreth my faith in the Republican party. He guideth me in the path of unemployment for his party's sake. Yea, though I walk through the valley of the bread...
by YumaDune
Mon Nov 02, 2009 5:24 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: From the news: 2009/10 Accidents in the ISDRA
Replies: 57
Views: 28226

Re: From the news: 2009/10 Accidents in the ISDRA

From what I heard and saw this weekend at Buttercup.... One buggy endowed crushing the drivers area of the upper cage, a Razor burned to the ground and one Arctic Cat Burned to the ground and thrown in a dumpster??? and from what we saw very few people compared to Halloweens past!!
by YumaDune
Sun Oct 25, 2009 7:24 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Boardmanville Access?
Replies: 37
Views: 7929

Re: bordmenville

I can imagine the folks at the Boardmanville Bar & Grill are having a stroke reading this info. No doubt between the UP and the Kalifornia Leo's they are intent on making sure no one even has a chance at a good time... No I don't mean getting drunk or whatever but closing Wash 10, no OHV's on the Wa...
by YumaDune
Wed Oct 21, 2009 5:40 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: License Requirements....have you heard of an R endorsement??
Replies: 45
Views: 6975

Re: License Requirements....have you heard of an R endorsement??

and I wonder why I left Kalifornia in 1965?? Bad enough to drive to Glamis every week!!
by YumaDune
Sat Sep 26, 2009 8:09 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: California Air Resources Board OKs Fees For Global Warming
Replies: 9
Views: 1794

Re: California Air Resources Board OKs Fees For Global Warming

Stupid is as stupid does..... They, the bureaucrats and Fascist Liberal chumps never learn , i.e. Cash for Clunkers - Looks to be simple math but I know they don't teach that anymore - A clunker that travels 12,000 miles a year at 15 mpg uses 800 gallons of > gas a year. > > A vehicle that travels 1...
by YumaDune
Thu Sep 17, 2009 6:05 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: The rockstarmessiah's speech to congress
Replies: 17
Views: 2531

Re: The rockstarmessiah's speech to congress

IMHO the RockStarMessiah is a chump!! A lucky one to be sure and I have always believed that What Goes Around Comes Around and hopefully it will happen before I'm dust! You all know that "THEY" are keeping track of "US" in a data base so they can come after us when full socialism is in effect. I sur...
by YumaDune
Thu Sep 17, 2009 5:52 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: Tire comparison and suggestions
Replies: 9
Views: 3450

Re: Tire comparison and suggestions

Larry, five years ago I had a set of Xtreme's that went to pieces after two seasons but after 30 dune trips I really didn't have a complaint. The set in the picture are starting the 4th year and although the paddle height is down they should last this year and that will be in excess of 50 trips. The...
by YumaDune
Tue Sep 15, 2009 5:53 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: More NEWB questions
Replies: 6
Views: 1425

Re: More NEWB questions

Stick with your budget. I'm sure you'll want something bigger in the future but if you learn to dune in a small motored car you'll be twice the duner than a large percentage out there that use hp to blast through the dunes. I stated out with a bone stock 1600DP from a junkyard and yes it was very fr...
by YumaDune
Tue Sep 15, 2009 5:45 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: Tire comparison and suggestions
Replies: 9
Views: 3450

Re: Tire comparison and suggestions

Larry, I've been running 14.50 Extreme's on 12" rims for years and they don't flatten out as much as they would on 15" rims but I also run 8.80 Extreme Razors and the car steers fine. I do have a habit of setting the car up in a turn by pitching the rear end out like a sprint car but if I cruise it ...
by YumaDune
Thu Sep 10, 2009 6:15 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: More civility, less nudity planned for desert playgrounds
Replies: 30
Views: 4384

Re: More civility, less nudity planned for desert playgrounds

I agree that it is not as prevalent and see no need for it however at close to 62 my needs for such things are not what they were when I was in the younger crowd. The places we had to play 30-40 years ago are all but gone and I see much of what goes on, that some disapprove of, as a protest to what ...
by YumaDune
Wed Sep 09, 2009 7:34 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: More civility, less nudity planned for desert playgrounds
Replies: 30
Views: 4384

Re: More civility, less nudity planned for desert playgrounds

I spent all season 2007-8 at Glamis as a vendor and I saw more than one stripper pole on a flat bed. Did I see strippers?? No but I didn't gather with the crowd. Saying there are no poles or strippers anymore would probably not be true. Is the activity like it was in the past definitely but it's sti...
by YumaDune
Sun May 10, 2009 6:57 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Proposed fee Increase on Hold
Replies: 6
Views: 1837

Re: Proposed fee Increase on Hold

I agree that a daily pass... say $15 would be fair. Charging someone for a full week is highway robbery when they are there for a day...
by YumaDune
Sun May 10, 2009 6:52 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: This will waste your day
Replies: 10
Views: 2024

Re: This will waste your day

Got it the 3rd time and I'll pass on trying again.
by YumaDune
Fri May 01, 2009 5:01 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: BLM proposes to raise ISDRA fees next season
Replies: 25
Views: 4905

Re: BLM proposes to raise ISDRA fees next season

For what it's worth... use the feedback link and send them an e-mail. If nothing is said, nothing will be done!! I did and although it took some restraint I was nice....
by YumaDune
Fri May 01, 2009 4:37 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: BLM proposes to raise ISDRA fees next season
Replies: 25
Views: 4905

Re: BLM proposes to raise ISDRA fees next season

How can we be surprised? The bureaucrats want us to use less water and then increase the price due to lower revenues! I saw a marked decrease in people at the dunes in the 10 trips and fully expected this... Fits right in with all that we are seeing with the current leadership...HAH! in DC. Pay more...
by YumaDune
Sat Apr 18, 2009 7:36 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: America .. Harmless as an Enemy, Treacherous as a Friend
Replies: 15
Views: 2810

Re: America .. Harmless as an Enemy, Treacherous as a Friend

This is more than a load of "BS"! IF Obama and the Liberal/Socialist crew succeed, we as a nation will not exist! I for one have no desire to live in a Socialist country, i.e. England or France! We are in dire trouble and our kids, kids kids and so on will have to pay for what's gone through Congres...
by YumaDune
Thu Mar 12, 2009 5:46 pm
Forum: Sandrail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle • Buy & Sell
Topic: track ready
Replies: 5
Views: 2646

Re: track ready

No, my wife is chomping at the bit to but finances won't allow a purchase right now. If someone would buy our house in Yuma then?? For now she'll have to do with this....
by YumaDune
Wed Mar 11, 2009 5:47 pm
Forum: Sandrail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle • Buy & Sell
Topic: track ready
Replies: 5
Views: 2646

Re: track ready

Isn't this the Predator car from SSSS??

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