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by jm102397
Sun Feb 03, 2008 8:04 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Who's bored of this SoCal "RainAndDowntime"?
Replies: 53
Views: 7214

I'm trying to send some to Glenn now, but my email doesn't seem to want to take my attachments :( Will keep trying.....
by jm102397
Sun Feb 03, 2008 7:16 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Who's bored of this SoCal "RainAndDowntime"?
Replies: 53
Views: 7214

Are you guys interested in snow pics from Utah also or Idaho only? I have lots (been snowing every day for the past week) and some video also. The video is of cars trying to make it up the road by our house. Hate to admit it but it is sort of a funny pastime sitting up on the deck filming ;)
by jm102397
Sat Feb 02, 2008 8:49 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Who's bored of this SoCal "RainAndDowntime"?
Replies: 53
Views: 7214

Vegas? I missed that one also Roger :wink:
Congrats on the move Bryan!
by jm102397
Sat Dec 09, 2006 10:05 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Going To Hawaii - 1st Time
Replies: 25
Views: 4493

Best thing is a WEDDING on the beach!!! :lol:
by jm102397
Tue Sep 19, 2006 6:32 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Quick Lube Places
Replies: 42
Views: 5678

RichB wrote:Now, you want to talk about someone engineering an oil change nightmare, try changing the oil in a Bombardier DS650 :x :x :x, talk about a mess!!!!!!! That's 1 thing I won't miss about owning it.
NOW you tell us! :shock: :lol:
by jm102397
Wed Jul 19, 2006 1:36 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Cost of Living?
Replies: 38
Views: 5247

Haven't talked to them since Jan/Feb Jason-last word then was they were done with racing. Finally made a trip to the dunes and realized it really would be more fun :lol: and Brian said he was going to build another rail. Will have to give them a call and see how all that is doing :)
by jm102397
Tue Jul 18, 2006 1:46 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Cost of Living?
Replies: 38
Views: 5247

Yep, also friends with a couple that drag races and have always been awestruck to think of the $$$$ going into running a short distance in a straight line...and here I thought duning could be expensive! :lol:
by jm102397
Fri Jul 14, 2006 3:15 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Cost of Living?
Replies: 38
Views: 5247

I see ya never answered about the 13 vehicles.....LOL Seriously, I guess I would only say take a look at the kind of things that are being done with the money. Is it designer clothes being bought? Or the basics plus a few "nicer" things. Are you eating steak and lobster three times a week or a mix o...
by jm102397
Wed Jul 12, 2006 6:43 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Cost of Living?
Replies: 38
Views: 5247

Oh, and I just read in another thread...THIRTEEN vehicles??? LOL, **** I thought we were bad! I do not even want to know what insurance, registrations, gas and repairs cost you on all of those :shock:
by jm102397
Wed Jul 12, 2006 6:34 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Cost of Living?
Replies: 38
Views: 5247

BTW-we are now a family of 4 in 3100 sq ft, before the move we were 5 in 1400. My parents lived for years in a one bedroom apt in Chicago with 3 kids and were thrilled to have their first house (less than 1000 sq feet) which they ended up having EIGHT children in :shock: For most of my childhood we ...
by jm102397
Wed Jul 12, 2006 6:28 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Cost of Living?
Replies: 38
Views: 5247

Crash- You are in California, right? I don't think there is anything that you get "cheaper" there than living somewhere else. I know last year when we went to buy new quads for the boys I posted on the boards as to what would be a "good" price for them. Almost all answers I recv'd were from CA and w...
by jm102397
Sun Jul 02, 2006 11:44 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Interesting Stuff? Maybe, Maybe Not. My 1st Post Anniversary
Replies: 7
Views: 1488

Jason actually knows how to TYPE or I'm sure Steve would have passed him a loooooong time ago :lol:
by jm102397
Sat Jun 03, 2006 9:58 am
Forum: St. Anthony Dunes
Topic: Fuel Prices along the Way to SA
Replies: 17
Views: 9973

Hmmm...not sure-4 miles?? Far enough that I can't see it from the deck :) Are you guys traveling by yourselves or caravaning up? You are always welcome to stop by. We'd also like to get a chance to see your trailer while you are up this way (if you haven't sold it yet). Looking to get rid of the sta...
by jm102397
Fri May 19, 2006 8:34 pm
Forum: St. Anthony Dunes
Topic: Fuel Prices along the Way to SA
Replies: 17
Views: 9973

UT, Springville I-15 Exit 261 3.189 No idea about the shrinking thing Steve, but if you stop at this exit and look to the east you'll see our new place on the side of the mountain there :) Looks now like we may not make it up there for our planned June/July trip-anyone looking for a reservation at D...
by jm102397
Sun Apr 30, 2006 6:01 am
Forum: St. Anthony Dunes
Topic: Living in St. Anthony? Idaho in General?
Replies: 130
Views: 71893

One of the bad that comes with the good-to us the benefits definitely outweigh the drawbacks. Had to replace the front springs in the Suburban and warranty out the shocks on it this last week-only place to warranty the shocks was in SLC, a little over 100 mile round trip. Closest place that even car...
by jm102397
Sun Apr 30, 2006 5:51 am
Forum: Dune Safety • Survival • Camping
Topic: Who's a Cinders Expert?
Replies: 8
Views: 6327

Rich- If you get a chance, you may want to go here: http://home.earthlink.net/~richditch4/chocfalls2.htm Known to many as "Chocolate Falls" because of its muddy color, this massive waterfall is higher than Niagara Falls, with a vertical relief of 185 feet. The best time to see the falls is after sno...
by jm102397
Mon Apr 17, 2006 12:11 pm
Forum: St. Anthony Dunes
Topic: Living in St. Anthony? Idaho in General?
Replies: 130
Views: 71893

Scott-
There is a guy who sells VW parts out of Nampa (I know it's still not close). I'll get the info off the Samba for you and post it.
by jm102397
Fri Mar 10, 2006 4:07 pm
Forum: St. Anthony Dunes
Topic: Living in St. Anthony? Idaho in General?
Replies: 130
Views: 71893

Been doing the same here in UT for RC Willey-though I am also going to be using a custom upholsterer for some more "unique" things. RC Willey has to just be loving the amt. of business they are getting from all us "emigrees" ;) So Roger-what is Northwest Connections? Is this going o be your next bus...
by jm102397
Thu Mar 09, 2006 12:07 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: NATIONAL CALL-IN DAY: MARCH 9TH
Replies: 6
Views: 1800

Done :)
by jm102397
Sun Feb 26, 2006 6:02 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Tankless Water Heaters??
Replies: 32
Views: 4773

One of the nice things about my house in AZ was the solar hot water system. Mine had (and I believe it is the norm) an 80 gallon tank. Even for most of the winter I could run it off the solar panels. If it was a seriously cloudy day it was easy enough to kick on the backup heater by flipping a switc...
by jm102397
Sat Feb 25, 2006 8:28 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: FUNCO SEAT BELT REPLACEMENT
Replies: 5
Views: 1537

Also, Crow has reported they will replace ALL sewn in shoulder harnesses that are less than 2 years old, no matter which manufacturer built your car or even if you built the car yourself. The process involves cutting the shoulder harnesses from your belt and sending them to them-they will return new...
by jm102397
Sat Feb 25, 2006 8:19 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Tankless Water Heaters??
Replies: 32
Views: 4773

Guy-this question has come up before on Glamis Dunes.com. You might want to do a search there and see what kind of info you come up with. I know one of the people involved in the thread was FasterDaddy (Tom) who I believe is a plumber. Maybe PM him directly as he hasn't been on the boards much latel...
by jm102397
Sat Feb 25, 2006 8:13 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: FUNCO SEAT BELT REPLACEMENT
Replies: 5
Views: 1537

Rich-
There were actually TWO accidents last weekend-the other involved the owner of Wicked, who was very seriously injured when his Crow belts also failed during a video shoot.
by jm102397
Fri Feb 24, 2006 8:19 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: FUNCO SEAT BELT REPLACEMENT
Replies: 5
Views: 1537

Here is one for Team Tech Motorsports: http://www.teamtechmotorsports.com/services.html And just to amend my last post, I did just find on Simpson's website a recommendation to replace the belts/harnesses after 2 years and saw nothing about re-webbing them. Not saying that they don't do it, but if y...
by jm102397
Fri Feb 24, 2006 8:09 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: FUNCO SEAT BELT REPLACEMENT
Replies: 5
Views: 1537

I actually have never seen one of the belt companies suggest replacement every 2 years but that they be re-webbed every 2 years. I know DJ Safety does the re-webbing for $55 apiece. They are actually offering to do it right now for ANY manufacturer's belts for even less. Just wanted to point this ou...
by jm102397
Mon Feb 06, 2006 8:01 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: What ASA shirt should stay?
Replies: 10
Views: 1583

Plus, the original logo is STILL my favorite :(
Can we get more of those first die cuts also ;)
by jm102397
Sun Feb 05, 2006 11:19 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: What ASA shirt should stay?
Replies: 10
Views: 1583

My vote is with Jason's....bring back the "old" style ones in the same material :)
by jm102397
Sun Jan 08, 2006 9:36 am
Forum: ATV • Motorcycle • Buy & Sell
Topic: 05 DS650 Racer - SOLD (Thanks ASA!)
Replies: 22
Views: 6131

Great lookin' bike- That will look REALLY good in my garage.... :D
by jm102397
Sat Jan 07, 2006 8:21 am
Forum: ATV • Motorcycle • Buy & Sell
Topic: 05 DS650 Racer - SOLD (Thanks ASA!)
Replies: 22
Views: 6131

DS 650

Rich - you have a PM-
by jm102397
Mon Dec 12, 2005 7:27 am
Forum: R/V • Trailer • Tow Vehicle • Buy & Sell
Topic: 1983 23 ft Winnebago
Replies: 2
Views: 1344

Great coach for someone moving up :)
by jm102397
Mon Dec 12, 2005 7:25 am
Forum: Sandrail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle • Buy & Sell
Topic: Chenowth 4 seat LT Beam Car **SOLD**
Replies: 6
Views: 2199

Went home to CA with it's new owner yesterday :)
by jm102397
Mon Dec 05, 2005 7:51 am
Forum: R/V • Trailer • Tow Vehicle • Buy & Sell
Topic: 1983 23 ft Winnebago
Replies: 2
Views: 1344

by jm102397
Mon Dec 05, 2005 7:51 am
Forum: R/V • Trailer • Tow Vehicle • Buy & Sell
Topic: Trailer
Replies: 2
Views: 1327

by jm102397
Sun Dec 04, 2005 10:10 am
Forum: Sandrail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle • Buy & Sell
Topic: Chenowth 4 seat LT Beam Car **SOLD**
Replies: 6
Views: 2199

And I fixed it..
by jm102397
Sun Dec 04, 2005 10:09 am
Forum: Sandrail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle • Buy & Sell
Topic: Chenowth 4 seat LT Beam Car **SOLD**
Replies: 6
Views: 2199

Thanks for letting me know Kent :)

That's one way to get you to post.. ;)
by jm102397
Sat Dec 03, 2005 11:38 am
Forum: R/V • Trailer • Tow Vehicle • Buy & Sell
Topic: Trailer
Replies: 2
Views: 1327

Trailer

Decided to keep it...at least til our move is finished :)
by jm102397
Sat Dec 03, 2005 11:34 am
Forum: R/V • Trailer • Tow Vehicle • Buy & Sell
Topic: 1983 23 ft Winnebago
Replies: 2
Views: 1344

1983 23 ft Winnebago

1983 Winnebago-23 foot, P30 chassis w/454 motor VERY well taken care of! We did not "plan" to get rid of this so we have always kept it up and put money into it as needed with NEW appliances, etc. CLEAN and ready to go! Subloor replaced in '02 with 3/4" plywood-very solid. New linoleum, carpet, dine...
by jm102397
Sat Dec 03, 2005 11:31 am
Forum: Sandrail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle • Buy & Sell
Topic: Chenowth 4 seat LT Beam Car **SOLD**
Replies: 6
Views: 2199

Chenowth 4 seat LT Beam Car **SOLD**

2332 VW w/ Car Craft Turbo setup-rebuilt with almost all new internals (except cam and case) this summer-3 dune days on rebuild Built 091 Rancho tranny 9" over beam w/extended trailing arms 3x3 rear arms Sway-a-way 2.0 dual stage coil overs with reservoirs up front Sway-a-way 2.5 dual stage coil ove...
by jm102397
Sat Dec 03, 2005 8:19 am
Forum: St. Anthony Dunes
Topic: Living in St. Anthony? Idaho in General?
Replies: 130
Views: 71893

Julie, good luck with your move. It sounds as though you might be there for the holidays? We take possession the 17th but then we get to start what you've been doing-THE MOVE :shock: We are also doing it ourselves-we still have our old coach and trailer, our new coach and trailer, 2 trucks and alll...
by jm102397
Sat Dec 03, 2005 8:09 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Weird Fuel pricing
Replies: 22
Views: 3376

Oh ya and you Yuma people... I know I know you can get there and back on one tank. One tank. :lol: :lol: Sorry, less than that. Let's see.. Suburban gets about 14MPG.. 42 mile round trip.. 3 gallons @ $2.11/gal = $.633 :wink: You WISH! How 'bout $6.33? or were you just showing your age Glenn? ;)
by jm102397
Tue Nov 29, 2005 11:25 am
Forum: St. Anthony Dunes
Topic: Living in St. Anthony? Idaho in General?
Replies: 130
Views: 71893

The area looks beautiful-can you even believe yet that you own the place and ALL that land?? :shock: :D Congratulations on the new place-it's got to be a big change but I would imagine one for the better! We close in 2 weeks-can't wait to get to the new place. Though we don't have the amount of land...
by jm102397
Sun Nov 27, 2005 6:38 pm
Forum: RV • Trailer • Tow Vehicle
Topic: What type of motorhome should we buy?
Replies: 15
Views: 4715

If you have it reweighed and find you really are that much, we will be listing our conversion for sale in a few days. We tow a loaded stacker with 2 rails, 3 quads and half our garage in it with no problem-weighs about 19K :)
by jm102397
Sun Nov 27, 2005 10:20 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Letter in Yuma Sun today
Replies: 20
Views: 3884

Actually Rick, the closed area does not pertain to them...one of the issues in regards to just how many "true" incursions there are into said areas :?
by jm102397
Sun Nov 27, 2005 7:45 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Letter in Yuma Sun today
Replies: 20
Views: 3884

I'd really like to know why the BLM didn't step in and do something about the WIND yesterday!! My husband went out, spent $25 to be there for only 8 hours and had to deal with the awful wind the entire time! The BLM should really be doing something about that!! :roll:
by jm102397
Tue Nov 22, 2005 6:30 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Letter in Yuma Sun today
Replies: 20
Views: 3884

I liked this part:

"I saw a man riding on a dirt bike crash in Buttercup Valley and we watched him lay there for about 20 minutes before help arrived. "

It may not be what the writer meant but it sure comes off as sounding like HE didn't even go over to help the guy!!
by jm102397
Fri Nov 11, 2005 5:54 pm
Forum: St. Anthony Dunes
Topic: Living in St. Anthony? Idaho in General?
Replies: 130
Views: 71893

BTW- I posted a few months ago that we were "considering" a move to Utah...we have gone way past that stage now :) Finished some projects on the house, listed it and had it in escrow in 5 days :D We are also in escrow on our new home in Utah-closings are the 14th and 16th of next month and we will s...
by jm102397
Fri Nov 11, 2005 5:42 pm
Forum: St. Anthony Dunes
Topic: Living in St. Anthony? Idaho in General?
Replies: 130
Views: 71893

Looks like it's time for you and Linda to become the reps for the ASA up in Idaho Roger :D
Congratulations on your retirement!
by jm102397
Wed Nov 09, 2005 11:21 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: THANKYOU
Replies: 6
Views: 1502

We started doing that with our tags about 3 years ago (Wash # and cell #). Microchips are great also but the biggest issue is what Paleale described above...the dog gets so scared it doesn't want to go to ANYONE, not even it's owner. I know Proglamis has caught many dogs out there but I know there a...

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