Search found 226 matches

by MR. PETE
Thu Nov 06, 2008 11:27 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: AQMD Working to Ban Wood Burning Fireplaces and Stoves
Replies: 10
Views: 1799

Re: AQMD Working to Ban Wood Burning Fireplaces and Stoves

Winston Cup wrote:
The AQMD is a ridiculous joke and a complete waste of resources.
Unfortunately, we better get used to it. A lot more of our precious freedoms will be taken from us starting in January.

](*,)

_____________________
Peter
by MR. PETE
Thu Nov 06, 2008 10:24 pm
Forum: Dune Safety • Survival • Camping
Topic: Gecko Camping Pads
Replies: 8
Views: 3805

Re: Gecko Camping Pads

Yes you will get stuck!! Gecko road is really not that great of a place to camp either. I've heard some call it a "Sand Swamp" because you can sink down to your knees in some places. Almost everyone is digging themselves out by Sunday afternoon. I've seen 4X4's nearly submerged on what is called a "...
by MR. PETE
Thu Sep 18, 2008 1:34 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Hey...anybody there?
Replies: 24
Views: 3364

Re: Hey...anybody there?

I'd like to engage this thread, but I am awaiting the delivery of my Rosetta Stone advanced obscure language learning software. Once I am able to fully comprehend the non-english & latin languages written herein, then I will be able to participate at a much more intelligent level. Until then, thank ...
by MR. PETE
Tue Jul 29, 2008 9:00 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Sloppy in our thoughts RESURRECTED 7/28/09
Replies: 92
Views: 12988

Re: Sloppy in our thoughts UPDATE Mon 7/28

[-o< for a speedy recovery Sloppy!

______________
Peter
by MR. PETE
Thu Jul 17, 2008 12:42 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: U.S.F.W. News Release: Regarding ASA Delisting Petition
Replies: 82
Views: 12728

Re: U.S.F.W. News Release: Regarding ASA Delisting Petition

Good job U.S.F.W.S. people - Thank you for telling us that you were correct all along. In reading this, it sounds like the next step should be to close the dunes completely from October through February each year, which is the critical time for these endangered plants. This is more evidence that to ...
by MR. PETE
Fri Apr 04, 2008 11:02 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Smugglers Paradise
Replies: 5
Views: 1401

Re: Smugglers Paradise

I saw it this morning too and noticed that there was no whip as well. Thought we'd get to see a LEO pull up behind him. At least he had a helmet on. I thought there was supposed to be a fence going up... yeah, right... It's easier to close the dunes, which in effect will only punish law abiding Amer...
by MR. PETE
Thu Apr 03, 2008 10:38 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: !!!!!!!!!!!!!!SandRail!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 62
Views: 12314

Re: !!!!!!!!!!!!!!SandRail!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

You know, we've all heard stories of people buying junk at a garage sale and later finding out that they've obtained a rare treasure worth big $$'s. Well on that note, take a good look at that frame design... the graceful curved roof... I could be wrong, but is it possible that this could very well ...
by MR. PETE
Tue Mar 11, 2008 11:38 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: The Ultimate (Rape) Outsource by the outgoing GOP Party
Replies: 69
Views: 10337

Naah...can't resist! Peter, while you're laying on your back, legs spread.....practicing to squeeze out hard line....... "Le'GOP'Mas", try getting on board suggesting cures, not gushing out silly little pink skirt prattle? Your Bro, RADICAL I do not know why or where that came from. :-k [-X So, you...
by MR. PETE
Mon Mar 10, 2008 5:20 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: The Ultimate (Rape) Outsource by the outgoing GOP Party
Replies: 69
Views: 10337

Re: The Ultimate (Rape) Outsource by the outgoing GOP Party

These are very informative! $40,000,000,000-Plus going to Airbus to build... American Military Aircraft? Don't care how you guys spin it......it's raping the last of our monies available to the Congress and Senate regarding the ending of a "Lame Duck" year? This has to be the worst leadership since ...
by MR. PETE
Wed Mar 05, 2008 10:04 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Happy Birthday Jason
Replies: 7
Views: 1234

jhitesma wrote:
but with the marriage and new house it's just been a little hectic for sand trips.
...sounds to me like you have had a very good year!

Hope your celebration day was a good one.

_____________
Peter
by MR. PETE
Fri Feb 01, 2008 3:35 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Barak vs Hilary [your 2 cents? here's mine]
Replies: 4
Views: 1193

Obsessed wote: Personally, I love "Gridlock" in Government... It means less stupid laws by the Reps/Dems being put into law. =D> Only thing better than "Gridlock" is less government. Less government = more freedom. Notice that I did not say no government, but I said less government. Government shoul...
by MR. PETE
Wed Oct 10, 2007 11:48 pm
Forum: GPS • Two-Way Radios
Topic: Radio Frequencies used at the dunes
Replies: 11
Views: 13422

Great answers, thank you!
8)
____________
Peter
by MR. PETE
Wed Oct 10, 2007 2:10 pm
Forum: GPS • Two-Way Radios
Topic: Radio Frequencies used at the dunes
Replies: 11
Views: 13422

Jason wrote: PCI's license is for a limited number of radios in a limited geographic area on a few frequencies: http://wireless2.fcc.gov/UlsApp/UlsSearch/licenseFreqSum.jsp?licKey=1724765&keyLoc=14448763 Thats their license for 151.625 - it allows up to 1,000 radios and is valid for mobile units in ...
by MR. PETE
Tue Oct 09, 2007 1:55 pm
Forum: GPS • Two-Way Radios
Topic: Radio Frequencies used at the dunes
Replies: 11
Views: 13422

Please do everyone a favor and make sure you are operating legally. That means either acquiring a commercial license ($$$) or getting an amateur license (test). Otherwise you risk a $1000 for every time you key up the mic if people do start to complain. FWIW - these are people who hunt hidden trans...
by MR. PETE
Sat Oct 06, 2007 12:46 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Time to assess ATV safety following spike in injury rates:
Replies: 7
Views: 1251

Did I understand the numbers right? 800 people injured over 5 years? No, I don't think you did. That would be 800 Deaths. :( :( :( :( :( :( --Mike :oops: I stand corrected - (That's what I meant to write... ](*,) :oops:) 800 deaths are too many, but Washroad made the point: Statistically, 800 death...
by MR. PETE
Fri Oct 05, 2007 3:28 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Time to assess ATV safety following spike in injury rates:
Replies: 7
Views: 1251

Here is another point I believe will influence the decisions of the people in government. ...and cost the Canadian health-care system millions of dollars, This is another reason we (USA) should fight against government provided health care. This may seem off topic, but I do not think so. A governmen...
by MR. PETE
Thu Sep 27, 2007 11:32 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Democrate to raises taxes for global warming
Replies: 5
Views: 1530

Winston Cup wrote: ...Another sham reason to raise taxes, and pass more legislation to gain more control over peoples lives. Simple and true. From the article: "I'm trying to have everybody understand that this is going to cost and that it's going to have a measure of pain that you're not going to l...
by MR. PETE
Mon Sep 24, 2007 4:14 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Buggy Manufacturer Fines?
Replies: 35
Views: 5695

This is very serious. I spoke with a employee of a prominent sand car manufacturer last Saturday and he told me that their business was fined around $15K recently. He said that was the total penalty to date for every car that was not incompliance and sold since June of this year. This manufacturer h...
by MR. PETE
Fri Sep 14, 2007 10:41 pm
Forum: The Duner Connection
Topic: glamis nov21-26
Replies: 29
Views: 6290

it's certainly frowned upon by our community oops :oops: There is hope Sandcock. If you repent of your admitted transgression and forsake the company of those who willfully continue to break the Golden Rule with this transgression, then you are welcome to join the community... :lol: _______________...
by MR. PETE
Fri Sep 14, 2007 3:01 pm
Forum: The Duner Connection
Topic: glamis nov21-26
Replies: 29
Views: 6290

Woodglue wrote: Scotty, if you are talking about those guys that drop their rig out there the week before, head back home, then return a week later to camp.... I'm not sure that this is legal, and even if it is, it's certainly frowned upon by our community. As sure as the swallows returning to San ...
by MR. PETE
Thu Sep 13, 2007 1:34 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Pre School Test for You
Replies: 7
Views: 1486

Doc wrote:It could be backing up!!!
There always seems to be one smart-aleck in every class.

:lol:

_____________
Peter
by MR. PETE
Tue Sep 11, 2007 6:02 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: So, What was the count?
Replies: 68
Views: 10868

I've never heard the results of the 'fly over' count... Has this been resolved and what was the results? Or are they STILL counting??? :shock: :? :D :-$ Don't make em look up!!! They'll lose their place and have to start over. #-o I know that this is not a laughing matter, but that there is funny! ...
by MR. PETE
Tue Sep 11, 2007 4:53 pm
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: LT 80 Rebuild Time...
Replies: 2
Views: 1661

Thanks crash, that is a good website. I'll keep it in mind for future needs.

However, because of time constraints, I would rather find a reputable person to do the work.

Any one have some referrals?

Thanks.
______________
Peter
by MR. PETE
Mon Sep 10, 2007 3:23 pm
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: LT 80 Rebuild Time...
Replies: 2
Views: 1661

LT 80 Rebuild Time...

Alright, alright I know that there has been many good LT80 rebuild threads in the last few years, but I do not have the time to do the work myself. So, if any one has one, I am looking for a referral for a good place or person that can do this work in a timely manner. Timely means done in a few week...
by MR. PETE
Fri Sep 07, 2007 1:19 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Season Passes for Glamis for Sale!!!!
Replies: 39
Views: 8333

If you're there, I'll see you at the booth. Revised Peter, if you've never met Jon don't worry about recognizing him. Just look for this guy--> http://www.americansandassociation.org/phpBB2/images/avatars/106226368746a6625ac6735.jpg Some people think that is a cartoon image. It's not that is an act...
by MR. PETE
Thu Sep 06, 2007 12:03 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Season Passes for Glamis for Sale!!!!
Replies: 39
Views: 8333

Hey Pete you gonna use all those passes? I can find a place to store one of those for you next season. :-^ I appreciate your concern about my available storage space. Twenty passes will take up a lot of space. Frankly though, I can't think of a safer place to store one of the passes than with you S...
by MR. PETE
Wed Sep 05, 2007 12:05 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Season Passes for Glamis for Sale!!!!
Replies: 39
Views: 8333

Life is good! However, sometimes the good life requires a season pass . :lol: Bravo Peter! =D> That's A GREAT what to look at it!! Thumbs up! :wink: Thanks Woodglue. But I must admit, getting to this point has taken over 5 years; a few 12 step programs; some focused therapy about letting go of the ...
by MR. PETE
Tue Sep 04, 2007 10:29 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Season Passes for Glamis for Sale!!!!
Replies: 39
Views: 8333

Now I'll have to buy 20 season passes to offset those ASA legal counsel fees... Hey Pete you gonna use all those passes? I can find a place to store one of those for you next season. :-^ I appreciate your concern about my available storage space. Twenty passes will take up a lot of space. Frankly t...
by MR. PETE
Mon Sep 03, 2007 11:38 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Season Passes for Glamis for Sale!!!!
Replies: 39
Views: 8333

Woodglue wrote: Mr Pete, you sure make a moderators job hard! After consulting a pair of legal counsils , 4 advil and one giant headache, I finially was left confortable to leave your post without the thought that you were formally filling suit against the ASA. Sorry about the headache Woody, ](*,) ...
by MR. PETE
Mon Sep 03, 2007 2:35 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Season Passes for Glamis for Sale!!!!
Replies: 39
Views: 8333

Thanks! That is why I was asking, I much rather buy from the ASA than the sheriffs so the extra dough goes to us. See yall there. Cant wait. Don't forget to introduce yourself!! :D I'm the mean, nasty, ugly, foul-tempered, mean-talkin', smelly, cigarette-smoking, JD drinking foul old-guy at the ASA...
by MR. PETE
Wed Aug 29, 2007 12:58 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: 5900
Replies: 27
Views: 3146

Congratulations Glenn! =D> =D>

Because nobody will admit it openly, I have drawn the shortest straw and have been assigned the task of telling you that your contribution to the board is much appreciated. So, there you go... 8)

_______________
Peter
by MR. PETE
Sat Aug 18, 2007 4:13 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Patton’s tank in the dunes: myth resurfaces
Replies: 22
Views: 4594

We used to camp out around wash 13 many years ago, but we never saw them. However, our group came across a lone traveler out around there once. He look about 85-90 years old, maybe 5'-8" tall, slender, wearing a weathered hat and some haggard khaki type clothes. His well worn boots were held onto hi...
by MR. PETE
Mon Aug 13, 2007 4:45 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Been in a serious ATV accident? Know someone who was?
Replies: 7
Views: 1548

This topic sounded like a ad for an attorney - fishing for work. :shock:

Thankfully, no serious accidents here. [-o< [-o<

__________________
Peter
by MR. PETE
Thu Jun 07, 2007 8:32 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: new guy new bug
Replies: 44
Views: 21304

KBWAKESK8 wrote:
Im 26 A mechanical engineer with a good job and no bills and a very under standing girl friend. the second car im building is for her to drive.
Smart move... :lol:
_________________
Peter
by MR. PETE
Thu Jun 07, 2007 4:57 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: new guy new bug
Replies: 44
Views: 21304

Looking good! Seems like you have some time on your hands. crash wrote: Cool post. I guess somebody figured out how to post pictures. (Frankly, I think that this board would have a lot more traffic if it were easy to post pic's. Maybe this is by design due to cost issues, but requireing the pictures...
by MR. PETE
Tue Jun 05, 2007 11:33 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: They Call this a Consensus
Replies: 6
Views: 2272

Papa Perry wrote: As an athiest, I don't belong to the above group. I did not intend to offend you or infer that all atheists are in this camp. Many religious and non-religious people have a “live and let live” pluralistic attitude and, like me are rightly upset when there is an attempt to force...
by MR. PETE
Mon Jun 04, 2007 5:01 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Glamis Curfew
Replies: 52
Views: 10098

Obsessed wrote: My reaction to Bill’s poll: IT IS TOO LATE… I think so too. I am not much of a night time duner now, but in the 90's I used to enjoy taking newbies and the young kids on their quads over to Comp at night. It was easy to get to and the kids would get in a "night ride." Once we got...
by MR. PETE
Mon Jun 04, 2007 4:21 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: They Call this a Consensus
Replies: 6
Views: 2272

What's falling is our freedoms. GLOBAL WARMING: The only place where Atheists, Agnostics, Liberal “Christians”, Mother Earth worshippers, Pacifists, Socialists, Social Activists, Pro-Abortionists, the Media and Liberals in general demand the confluence of politics and religion. If they gain enou...
by MR. PETE
Tue May 08, 2007 1:36 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Got Insurance?
Replies: 4
Views: 1781

That's an rv'ers nightmare. :cry: Hopefully no one got hurt and their insurance was up to date with coverages. Did that happen this season? FWIW: With all the zero tolerance going on now a days, I hope there a season pass visible in what was once the front window. :lol: ________________ Peter
by MR. PETE
Sat May 05, 2007 11:54 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Part 1 My buying my new Motor Home
Replies: 5
Views: 1264

Congrats on the new rig! We bought our coach from DeMartini 3 1/2 years ago. After going through HELL with the So Cal commissioned dealers for 3 months, I found the DeMartini website and emailed them as well. I got the same phone call back the next day too. Tim and his brother John were very honest ...
by MR. PETE
Thu May 03, 2007 4:49 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Is GLF a daddy yet?
Replies: 10
Views: 1782

Congradulations! Handsome little guy. Hope he will come home soon. Psalm 127: 3-5 Sons are a heritage from the LORD, children a reward from him. Like arrows in the hands of a warrior are sons born in one's youth. Blessed is the man whose quiver is full of them. Is your quiver full yet?? :lol: Lots o...
by MR. PETE
Tue May 01, 2007 4:40 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Left Hanging?
Replies: 6
Views: 1306

:-k Hmmm... Apparently that surgery has had no diminishing effect on your imaginative abilities. However, if it continues to be a problem, this can be "fixed" as well. Perhaps your legs have gotten shorter? Consider having the wife measure them for you. As a note of encouragement, they always elonga...
by MR. PETE
Fri Apr 27, 2007 5:58 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: SO WHAT!?!
Replies: 4
Views: 1127

Oh no! We've got to save another fragile habitat! What a waste of time & tax money. Another example of the liberal-philosophy at work. Probably due to Global Warming too. Some environmental group, perhaps disguised with a non-environmental name, will eventually come up with a computer generated mode...
by MR. PETE
Fri Apr 27, 2007 2:11 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Guess who gets to hit the Dunes in Australia?
Replies: 16
Views: 2899

Obsessed wrote:
I'll pay if you get me some sand,
seriously, small baggie, $5.00

Black market sand?
Sounds like youv'e seen Waterworld one too many times. :lol:


valen76 - have fun and post some pic's for us when you get them.
________________
Peter
by MR. PETE
Wed Apr 25, 2007 5:19 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: gas-hogging, noise-making, peace-disrupting, human-carrying
Replies: 16
Views: 2178

Actually, I found this article to be somewhat silly and humorous. The Volvo transportation sends up a liberal flag as well as the position of disdain for the brutes that interrupted the natural tranquility of the trail. crash wrote: Why would they even want or care to label themselves It seems that ...
by MR. PETE
Tue Apr 24, 2007 2:40 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: More CO2 BS
Replies: 2
Views: 1056

Isn't it interesting how planetary disasters and liberalism are so often associated. In the 70's there was among other things, global cooling and planet overpopulation. We were told that there was no way the Earth could sustain the amount of people that would be alive in the 21st century. In the 80'...
by MR. PETE
Tue Apr 24, 2007 1:10 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Some Advice??
Replies: 16
Views: 3152

You ever think about moving to another location; perhaps a home on a cul-de-sac?

:lol: :lol:

Persistence with the local LEO's and authorities will eventually pay off.
_______________
Peter
by MR. PETE
Thu Apr 19, 2007 5:52 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Mass Killings at VT-- My Opinions
Replies: 14
Views: 2163

Your analysis is spot on Steve. What this young man did was evil. Frankly, I wish a policeman had taken him out and not his own hand. At least we do not have to deal with a media show trial just so this guy can join Hinkley (Pres. Reagan shooter) in the mental ward for the next 60+ years. The media ...
by MR. PETE
Wed Apr 18, 2007 2:22 pm
Forum: Ocotillo Wells
Topic: lots of fences.
Replies: 3
Views: 4114

What?? Oh, I thought you wrote "lots of feces." Figured someone was dumping their black water tank again. Sorry.... :oops: :oops: I've got to slow down a little... Carry on... Seriously, the battle has many fronts and will never be over; so keep up the good fight! ____________________ Peter
by MR. PETE
Tue Apr 17, 2007 2:57 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: I hope your friends out at Mother G aren't in tents!
Replies: 10
Views: 2788

Obsessed wrote: Pete, just pose next to it at Olds hill like the others! You look good! Good idea! Just think about how much gas I would save too. I could trailer it in, set up the awning and place the two or three refreshment coolers. Then I could spend the entire day enjoying the dunes from my lo...

Go to advanced search