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by L&L Corvairs
Mon Apr 20, 2020 3:46 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: So quiet...
Replies: 11
Views: 6932

Re: So quiet...

Yeah, so **** quiet.

Ahhh...the Good ol' days, when we had knock down drag outs.....Kept poor Lobuck and Co. on their toes...…

Every now and then I miss those times.

:lol:
by L&L Corvairs
Mon Sep 10, 2012 8:25 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Volunteer Orgs.
Replies: 7
Views: 4756

Re: Volunteer Orgs.

HSSC wrote:My excuse is I'm 700 miles away and doing my best to pay the bills and continue on.
Agreed. And that's what makes it tough.

Thanks for the responce and support.
by L&L Corvairs
Tue Sep 04, 2012 11:29 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Volunteer Orgs.
Replies: 7
Views: 4756

Re: Volunteer Orgs.

I did something today I usually don’t do. I deleted some posts out of this thread. Maybe, I even owe an apology for that. However, this thread is not going to be about bashing the ASA or airing grievances. I fully support everyone’s right to beat up on the ASA. We are all big boys and girls and I kn...
by L&L Corvairs
Tue Sep 04, 2012 10:26 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Volunteer Orgs.
Replies: 7
Views: 4756

Re: Volunteer Orgs.

Sloppyduner wrote:Gee Lloyd this is the best thing I ever read. I sure hope to be able to get back in the groove of things and get back and help out the best darn org I know of.
Thanks for your support.
by L&L Corvairs
Sun Sep 02, 2012 8:54 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Volunteer Orgs.
Replies: 7
Views: 4756

Volunteer Orgs.

I wrote an article for the latest version of the ASA newsletter. For space reasons, it had to be edited. (With my permission) For discussion purposes, I’m posting the full version. Volunteer Organizations Let me begin by saying that I’ve been involved in a volunteer organization to some extent, on a...
by L&L Corvairs
Fri Aug 31, 2012 4:52 pm
Forum: Upcoming Events
Topic: 2012 SSSS Sept. 14-16
Replies: 0
Views: 2339

2012 SSSS Sept. 14-16

Volunteers needed!!! It's that time of year again. We need all the help we can get!! Come on down and spend an few hours in the ASA Booth this year. It's fun, it's not hard...(especially if I and Gooffy Duner can do it) and it really helps us out. Anyone who works at least 2 hours on Sat and Sun can...
by L&L Corvairs
Thu Aug 23, 2012 2:53 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: ab 1595
Replies: 17
Views: 7524

Re: ab 1595

I'm not trying to pass the buck on this one, we clearly made a mistake by assuming that the silence of the off-roading community meant that there were no complaints or issues with the contents of this bill. IMO, something just doesn't add up here. There are two many OHV orgs, associations, vendors,...
by L&L Corvairs
Thu Sep 08, 2011 1:12 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Poker Run
Replies: 2
Views: 1218

Re: Poker Run

Sorry, no Poker Run by OCATV this year.

Last one was did not make any money and too much going on this year for me.
by L&L Corvairs
Wed Aug 17, 2011 8:42 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: Beam Front End Shock Question
Replies: 3
Views: 4584

Re: Beam Front End Shock Question

Thanks guys for the responses.

Is what I needed to know and appreciated.
by L&L Corvairs
Mon Aug 15, 2011 6:07 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: Beam Front End Shock Question
Replies: 3
Views: 4584

Beam Front End Shock Question

Somewhat related to the discussion below. I've got a king/link pin standard VW beam front end. We are replacing the shocks with new ones that include a coil over spring, which seems to provide sufficient support of the front end without the torsion bars. My question is: Can I run with just these sho...
by L&L Corvairs
Tue Jan 04, 2011 10:14 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Eight Botched Environmental Forecasts
Replies: 2
Views: 2320

Re: Eight Botched Environmental Forecasts

These nuts get paid lots of money to be Chicken Little. :roll:

Very scary.
by L&L Corvairs
Thu Dec 23, 2010 1:17 pm
Forum: The Duner Connection
Topic: Monster Ride 2010!
Replies: 44
Views: 7646

Re: Monster Ride 2010!

Thanks for the feed back. I will discuss it with our group and let you know. PM me phone numbers. If we participate, we'll supply our own burgers/dogs so you won't get stuck with buying for people who don't show. In any event, we are heading out Monday and will be in Wash 4 through the 2nd for any t...
by L&L Corvairs
Wed Dec 22, 2010 2:36 pm
Forum: The Duner Connection
Topic: Monster Ride 2010!
Replies: 44
Views: 7646

Re: Monster Ride 2010!

Ok, have some questions before I sign on. 1. I can find the flag pole and lead a group there from the Washes. After that, I’m lost. Who is going to meet/be at the flag pole to lead everyone down to Patton Valley? And back? 2. How ‘fast’ is this ride(s)? My rail is an older style Hi-Jumper type with ...
by L&L Corvairs
Thu Dec 09, 2010 8:48 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Dirty Deeds..
Replies: 1
Views: 1890

Dirty Deeds..

Done to the American People....gotta love 'em.

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/40565987/ns ... oing_green

At least some of the dirt is making the main stream media. Makes you wonder how much more there is they never tell us about.
by L&L Corvairs
Wed Nov 24, 2010 6:38 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Big Turnout Expected T-Day Yuma Sun Article
Replies: 1
Views: 1485

Re: Big Turnout Expected T-Day Yuma Sun Article

It was good of them to print our safety info.
by L&L Corvairs
Wed Nov 03, 2010 8:30 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Well, at least...
Replies: 8
Views: 3984

Well, at least...

We were able to fire Nancy Pelosi.

1 out of 3 is something.

Normally, I would say that if the voters are so STUPID that they re-elected Brown, they get what they deserve, but unfortunatly, I have to live with their stupidity as well.

Very sad the condition of this once great nation.
by L&L Corvairs
Sun Oct 31, 2010 1:29 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Poker Run?
Replies: 5
Views: 1461

Re: Poker Run?

Bump this back to the top. Sorry about the delay, but after the accident in Johnson Valley, had to do extra things to secure our permit, which we just got this last week. Poker Run is going on as scheduled on Sat. Nov. 6th. Registration will be behind the Glamis Beach Store near Vendor Row. Check po...
by L&L Corvairs
Tue Oct 26, 2010 8:19 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: ASA Press Release: REDUCED ATTENDANCE ANTICIPATED
Replies: 4
Views: 1342

Re: ASA Press Release: REDUCED ATTENDANCE ANTICIPATED

As we were out on the 16th, I can personally attest to the very soft conditions of the dunes, the witches eyes and slip faces. Topography has changed as well.

Be careful out there!!
by L&L Corvairs
Tue Oct 12, 2010 7:19 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Come on Halloween weekend.
Replies: 10
Views: 2321

Re: Come on Halloween weekend.

:-k Hmmm... <snicker, snicker> I was out there for the first trip of the season, LAST WEEKEND!! And prior to that, I was there two weeks prior to wrap up LAST SEASON! :lol: <grumble, grumble>....Oh...Shut up...who asked you anyway????? :D :D :D Lloyd, were you at NASCAR this weekend? Yes, I was. Pe...
by L&L Corvairs
Mon Oct 11, 2010 8:28 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Come on Halloween weekend.
Replies: 10
Views: 2321

Re: Come on Halloween weekend.

Well, hershman……can’t say I disagree with you except…… Trains…don’t bother me, but sorry, I don’t miss the jerk tuning his bike at 3 am. Talked with Jeannie Boardman this weekend, she hopes to open by New Years, so..you’ll have to wait for those pitchers of beer. AND……<snicker>…I’m going out THIS we...
by L&L Corvairs
Fri Oct 01, 2010 10:31 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Changing of the Guard
Replies: 15
Views: 3361

Re: Changing of the Guard

Glen,

Can’t say enough thanks for all the time and effort you’ve put in here. I hope you don’t go to far away.

Byran,

Congrats on the new position. You’ve got some big shoes to fill…OTOH, I believe you will do that quite well. As noted, thanks for stepping up.
by L&L Corvairs
Wed Sep 22, 2010 8:27 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: 2011 ASA Raffle Car is a Buckshot Sandcar
Replies: 11
Views: 3723

Re: 2011 ASA Raffle Car Comes From Buckshot

Jerry....does the Blonde come with the car? Or is that extra? :)
by L&L Corvairs
Tue Sep 21, 2010 4:27 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: SSSS 2010 THANK YOUS
Replies: 1
Views: 929

SSSS 2010 THANK YOUS

I’m going to get this started. Others should add in people I either I forget or those I didn’t know about. Though the show had it’s normal few ‘ups, downs and sideways’, it was ( and certainly for ME) one of the best shows we’ve ever had. I was still stoked on Sunday night. If my feet didn’t hurt, I...
by L&L Corvairs
Thu Aug 26, 2010 9:19 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: The Fix Is In.....But You Knew That
Replies: 6
Views: 3245

Re: The Fix Is In.....But You Knew That

And if any of you folks beleive that these kinds of things DON"T happen when the (supposed) Conservatives are in control, I've got some BEAUTIFUL Pacific Ocean beachfront property in Az to sell you..cheap. Two wrongs don't make a right! I know that, it wasn’t my point. When the conservatives (re-Bu...
by L&L Corvairs
Tue Aug 24, 2010 8:22 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: The Fix Is In.....But You Knew That
Replies: 6
Views: 3245

Re: The Fix Is In.....But You Knew That

And if any of you folks beleive that these kinds of things DON"T happen when the (supposed) Conservatives are in control, I've got some BEAUTIFUL Pacific Ocean beachfront property in Az to sell you..cheap.

Our government is corrupt. Every last one of them.
by L&L Corvairs
Fri Aug 20, 2010 3:52 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Look Out Sand Drags.
Replies: 13
Views: 2332

Re: Look Out Sand Drags.

LOL…well crash, you do have an eloquent way of sliding in a different direction. Now you want me to buy into or discuss the potential idea of a combined conspiracy between the environmentalists, the government and the media to shut down off road racing and that they intentionally worked to create a ...
by L&L Corvairs
Fri Aug 20, 2010 2:50 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: No one is opening the dune closures as of now!
Replies: 18
Views: 2723

Re: No one is opening the dune closures as of now!

Thanks, Bryan. That would be great and much needed.
by L&L Corvairs
Fri Aug 20, 2010 8:33 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Look Out Sand Drags.
Replies: 13
Views: 2332

Re: Look Out Sand Drags.

Well, crash, respectfully, I’ll have to disagree with you. The Mojave 200 is a reasonably well known off road race and it is natural to expect some media people to be there. 1. I don’t believe that spectators are killed so regularly at off road races in the United States that such incidents aren’t n...
by L&L Corvairs
Thu Aug 19, 2010 9:36 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: No one is opening the dune closures as of now!
Replies: 18
Views: 2723

Re: No one is opening the dune closures as of now!

Is this Dave guy that "duck" that claims he could walk into the oval office and get the dunes reopened with help of his extraterestial 3 eyed purple friends? If this is the same guy I gotta know WHY does anybody quote him? Or even take him seriously anymore? in the past this guy is a walking book o...
by L&L Corvairs
Thu Aug 19, 2010 9:34 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: No one is opening the dune closures as of now!
Replies: 18
Views: 2723

Re: No one is opening the dune closures as of now!

[ :roll: Anybody care to give a clue to these guys???? Posted on their site: Dave, et, al Mostly I’m just passing through. Like Bill Jones, I’m a former BOD member of the ASA. Below is an edited version of my comments to Dave from the ASA BBS. Yes, I toned it down. Some of my snarkyness is related ...
by L&L Corvairs
Wed Aug 18, 2010 8:22 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Look Out Sand Drags.
Replies: 13
Views: 2332

Re: Look Out Sand Drags.

Looks to me like some yahoo wanted to see his name everywhere, wrote a story, and, unfortunately all the major wires then picked it up. Uh, crash, if you are referring to the accident that happened last weekend at the Mojave 200…. This accident was national news. It was on all the major networks th...
by L&L Corvairs
Tue Aug 17, 2010 8:28 am
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: Rubicon is a dog?
Replies: 10
Views: 4661

Re: Rubicon is a dog?

I know this isn’t the sand, and I won’t pretend to know much about hard pack, but, just for fun and giggles, has he considered ‘airing down’? Tires can jump/hop when they are overinflated for the load.
by L&L Corvairs
Mon Aug 16, 2010 7:54 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: CBS Poll - Rate BO's First Year in Office
Replies: 2
Views: 5110

Re: CBS Poll - Rate BO's First Year in Office

The dudes is failing in every catagory. The only thing he's done better then Bill Clinton:

He hasn't been busted (yet) with an intern. :lol:
by L&L Corvairs
Wed Aug 11, 2010 7:28 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Poker Run?
Replies: 5
Views: 1461

Re: Poker Run?

It will be held. More info coming shortly.
by L&L Corvairs
Tue Aug 03, 2010 9:33 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: BLM bans playing horseshoes for our safety!!
Replies: 23
Views: 3812

Re: BLM bans playing horseshoes for our safety!!

The BLM officer cannot make a change to the existing rule but explained that it will be to the officers discretion how the rule is applied. If one is actively playing horseshoes and removes the metal stake when they have completed the game they should not have a problem. An obvious conclusion. :win...
by L&L Corvairs
Wed Jul 14, 2010 7:50 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: BLM bans playing horseshoes for our safety!!
Replies: 23
Views: 3812

Re: BLM bans playing horseshoes for our safety!!

Another thing to bare in mind is that these rules are for the entire BLM management area, not just for the ISDRA. The goal is clearly to unify and make the rules consistent. Something we all have been complaining about. (Like burning pallets). We don’t know if this metal stake issue is not something...
by L&L Corvairs
Tue Jul 13, 2010 8:20 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: BLM bans playing horseshoes for our safety!!
Replies: 23
Views: 3812

Re: BLM bans playing horseshoes for our safety!!

I never said it didn’t affect me. I’ve got a horse shoe set I carry around in my trailer. But it's no loss for me, because the primary reason I go to the desert is to ride my toys. However, I’m responsible enough to pull the stakes out of the ground when I’m done playing and put them away. Some peop...
by L&L Corvairs
Mon Jul 12, 2010 9:06 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: BLM bans playing horseshoes for our safety!!
Replies: 23
Views: 3812

Re: BLM bans playing horseshoes for our safety!!

Sorry, guys. I’m with the BLM on this one. I can’t imagine anything worse at night then a metal stake sticking about 12” out of the ground. And don’t tell me on a 3+ day trip out there you’ll be taking your horse shoe stakes up each night because I’ll call BS. Like I said on Glamis Dunes.com. Yeah, ...
by L&L Corvairs
Fri Jul 02, 2010 7:36 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Well on the road to Change
Replies: 9
Views: 4625

Re: Well the road to Change

That’s a great little propaganda piece. A couple of points. ACORN disbanded this year. While I agree that Obama, Pelosi and Reid are socialists, IMO, all of our congressional representatives including the Republicans are socialists. The economy was in crisis before Obama took office. And if you look...
by L&L Corvairs
Mon Jun 28, 2010 6:55 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: This stuff bothers me….
Replies: 8
Views: 2550

Re: This stuff bothers me….

Sorry, guys, I’m a Libertarian. The responsibility for this mess lies completely with BP, a multi-billion $$$ corporation. This isn’t a natural disaster. It’s a man made one. It’s nice that the US Government (or any other entity/group) is helping out, but it isn’t REQUIRED. That’s my opinion, base o...
by L&L Corvairs
Sat Jun 26, 2010 7:37 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: This stuff bothers me….
Replies: 8
Views: 2550

This stuff bothers me….

In another thread: oilybama crisis, Hey guys, let me first say that I am no fan of Obama, his administration or politics, policies, philosophy etc. But it bugs the heck out of me when I see people and/or media ‘blaming’ Obama for the oil spill aftermath. EXCUSE ME? Why is it that every thing that ha...
by L&L Corvairs
Sun Jun 20, 2010 10:27 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: My daughter asked, " why would you riot ? "
Replies: 10
Views: 1581

Re: My daughter asked, " why would you riot ? "

Well, HSSC...you're still ok in my book even though you're a Chargers fan.


GO RAIDERS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
by L&L Corvairs
Mon Jun 07, 2010 7:27 am
Forum: ISDRA/Glamis RAMP Discussion
Topic: DRAMP/RAMP Comments
Replies: 139
Views: 32761

Re: DRAMP/RAMP Comments

This is straying from the subject, but I have been to many of these geothermal sites and they have a fairly small footprint. The biggest thing is the power lines. If they pencil out as stand alone projects ( not subsidized by the fed's ), what is the problem ? The problem is: What ever footprint th...
by L&L Corvairs
Mon Jun 07, 2010 7:20 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: The government census wanted to know my race.
Replies: 3
Views: 1026

Re: The government census wanted to know my race.

Census worker did come to my house. I did tell her the correct number of people living in our home. She wanted names and ages. What I told her was true more or less, but not precise. Race. Well, that one she had to figure out for herself. She then started in on wanting details on my house. I admitte...
by L&L Corvairs
Fri Jun 04, 2010 8:16 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Interesting Commentary
Replies: 6
Views: 1366

Re: Interesting Commentary

Yeah. Which reinforces my belief that we will soon see a major Christian/Jewish vs Islam war in the Middle East.

Kind of sad that in the 21st century we are still fighting over religion going back more then 2000 f-ing years.
by L&L Corvairs
Fri Jun 04, 2010 8:01 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Gotta get me one of these...
Replies: 6
Views: 1284

Re: Gotta get me one of these...

It needs a set of twin .50 Cal. machine guns to remove the....um....undesirables from the dunes. 8)
by L&L Corvairs
Tue May 18, 2010 9:44 am
Forum: ISDRA/Glamis RAMP Discussion
Topic: DRAMP/RAMP Comments
Replies: 139
Views: 32761

Re: DRAMP/RAMP Comments

Holly smokes, a change in the ESA! Remember, Mr. Corvair, I'm from Nevada and I know a thing or two about a sure bet. Crap. I was so hoping you'd bite on that one. :lol: :lol: :lol: But since you be from Nevada, how about we take that $5.00 one on the RAMP and make it $100? Knock one of them zeros ...
by L&L Corvairs
Mon May 17, 2010 10:11 am
Forum: ISDRA/Glamis RAMP Discussion
Topic: DRAMP/RAMP Comments
Replies: 139
Views: 32761

Re: DRAMP/RAMP Comments

HSSC wrote: Holly smokes, a change in the ESA! Remember, Mr. Corvair, I'm from Nevada and I know a thing or two about a sure bet.

Crap.
I was so hoping you'd bite on that one.
:lol: :lol: :lol:


But since you be from Nevada, how about we take that $5.00 one on the RAMP and make it $100?

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