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by d_sheffs
Wed May 19, 2010 8:50 am
Forum: ISDRA/Glamis RAMP Discussion
Topic: New Glamis Ramp
Replies: 2
Views: 2071

New Glamis Ramp

here is a link. excellent info.

http://glamisrampinfo.com/
by d_sheffs
Mon May 17, 2010 2:09 pm
Forum: ISDRA/Glamis RAMP Discussion
Topic: DRAMP/RAMP Comments
Replies: 139
Views: 32761

Re: DRAMP/RAMP Comments

ok so was anyone at the meeting over the weekend at Buckshot with the BLM to give us all the great news for all the area to be opened back up?
by d_sheffs
Thu May 13, 2010 7:23 pm
Forum: ISDRA/Glamis RAMP Discussion
Topic: DRAMP/RAMP Comments
Replies: 139
Views: 32761

Re: DRAMP/RAMP Comments

Jason Hitesman is very close to the target on his assessment. From what I have read, the government doesn't want to here from regular folks, only those with a law degree or a holticulture as a back ground. The rest of us can just go fishing despite the facts and imput from the ASA and its efforts. ...
by d_sheffs
Thu Mar 04, 2010 9:44 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Don't abandon your vehicles at the ISDRA
Replies: 25
Views: 4952

Re: Don't abandon your vehicles at the ISDRA

Same old question... Did you get officer names and badge numbers? If you feel like you were wronged, there are steps that you can take. That said, I think you're supposed to have the pass by the time you get to your camp. So, it might be a difficult argument to defend yourself. No. Its not my life ...
by d_sheffs
Wed Mar 03, 2010 4:55 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: LEO's out of Control!
Replies: 98
Views: 33052

Re: LEO's out of Control!

As for revenue collection? I don't buy it yeah, right. In the wash between paradise and before the canal bridge going to gordons, my buddy got a ticket. On radar he was going SIX mpd over the speed limit. first, he doesn't have a speedo in his rail. just first gear through all the whoops and trails...
by d_sheffs
Wed Mar 03, 2010 3:54 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Don't abandon your vehicles at the ISDRA
Replies: 25
Views: 4952

Re: Don't abandon your vehicles at the ISDRA

time to dig up an old thread. I went to the dunes recently, here is what I observed: we got their on Tuesday. We witnessed a guy pull up right next to us, motorhome and trailer, put all the curtians down so you couldnt see in, display his pass, and then LEAVE. The next day, we never saw him again. W...
by d_sheffs
Wed Mar 03, 2010 3:32 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: got a dui this presidence weekend
Replies: 16
Views: 3270

Re: got a dui this presidence weekend

one interesting discover i made the other day. I received a breathalyzer as a gift. so for fun we would sit around the camp fire and physically see who was legally "drunkest". what was discovered is alcohol on the breath has nothing to do with what is in the blood. for example, a sober 0.0 person co...
by d_sheffs
Thu Dec 24, 2009 7:16 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Feinstein FOR OHV?
Replies: 25
Views: 3239

Re: Feinstein FOR OHV?

you can sum it all up by the response from the CBD.

are they staying quiet, not complaining abou thow this will devistate habitat?

I have no doubt FineSwine is working hand-in-hand with these eco-nazis. If anyone here thinks she is doing ANYTHING to open more land, you are KIDDING yourself. :^o
by d_sheffs
Thu Dec 17, 2009 8:49 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: I'm dealing with a thought.
Replies: 37
Views: 9212

Re: I'm dealing with a thought.

Indiscriminate killing does not make friends. We need friends in Afghanistan never said it did. and we care WHY? what is afghanistan doing for the US that we need friends like that? you sound like a lib, so concerned with what people THINK of you. Support the local warlords with dollars with this p...
by d_sheffs
Thu Dec 17, 2009 8:44 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Just wondering.........
Replies: 8
Views: 1626

Re: Just wondering.........

You mean we're not? To listen to the R4E's of this forum you'd think we were EXACTLY...........and yet these "smart progressives" still live in this horrible evil country. Funny, the whole world want to immigrate here. Why can't these smart libs go live in nervanah somwhere else? While far from per...
by d_sheffs
Thu Dec 17, 2009 7:02 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Just wondering.........
Replies: 8
Views: 1626

Re: Just wondering.........

what scares me the most about bringing these guys to a public trial here is the MOCKERY they will make of our court system. Think OJ trial on steroids. I can just see the defiant SOB's sitting in a court room on national TV telling us WE are corrupt, WE are the evil in the world, WE are the problem,...
by d_sheffs
Thu Dec 17, 2009 6:48 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: I'm dealing with a thought.
Replies: 37
Views: 9212

Re: I'm dealing with a thought.

We should fire up our superior air force and begin annihilating cities. For every GI killed on the ground, we remove one of their cities. Men, woman, children dogs, pigs, goats, camels etc. Level it. =D> =D> =D> this is how you WIN a war. didn't hear too many complaints when we fire bombed (napalm)...
by d_sheffs
Thu Dec 17, 2009 3:05 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: The Bush Credo"It's about OIL"!
Replies: 28
Views: 3189

Re: The Bush Credo"It's about OIL"!

Calling a public figure a name is one thing, calling a fellow member a name here is wrong. :roll: :roll: too bad you don't have a VOMIT smiley, that would have been more appropriate. please tell me what name i called him? in this PC world you cant even say "you sound like a moron"? Dang, i was subj...
by d_sheffs
Wed Dec 16, 2009 12:15 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: The Bush Credo"It's about OIL"!
Replies: 28
Views: 3189

Re: The Bush Credo"It's about OIL"!

what in the world is the matter with people around here? has everyone had their spine removed and it only is given back when you are in the sand? I am sooooooo sick and tired of all this PC (politically correct) behavior that someone has decided must be displayed by conservatives ONLY. This is part ...
by d_sheffs
Tue Dec 15, 2009 9:26 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: The Bush Credo"It's about OIL"!
Replies: 28
Views: 3189

Re: The Bush Credo"It's about OIL"!

I do not think name calling is appropriate here, we need to stick to our opinions and attack a persons opinion, not the person. I'm glad Rad has the right to voice his opinion as I'm glad to voice my opinion. why not???? didn't here anyone complain when they called busch HITLER or W=worst ever, vil...
by d_sheffs
Tue Dec 15, 2009 6:16 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: The Bush Credo"It's about OIL"!
Replies: 28
Views: 3189

Re: The Bush Credo"It's about OIL"!

The #1 importer of oil to the U.S. of A. is Canada. Don't know who is #2 or #3.... saw this the other day. kind of suprised me. 40% of the oil we use comes from..........................USA of the 60% that we import 40% of that come from Canada 30% is from Mexico 20% from all the outher central/sou...
by d_sheffs
Fri Dec 11, 2009 5:32 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: The Bush Credo"It's about OIL"!
Replies: 28
Views: 3189

Re: The Bush Credo"It's about OIL"!

If so, why won't the Progressives and Dems let us drill in the US.............now We could be self sufficient and not be financing the terrorist murderers. Its a real simple thing, drill now and often while we put our resources and technology into future energy sources. It won't happen. The Middle ...
by d_sheffs
Mon Nov 30, 2009 10:11 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: More BLM land closures
Replies: 1
Views: 639

Re: More BLM land closures

Combined with my experiences this weekend my already dismally low view of the BLM has taken a severe nose dive. =D> =D> nothing new here, i have been saying the same thing for years. forget what their reps say to your face at a public meeting. step back and look at the "big picture". how much land ...
by d_sheffs
Tue Nov 24, 2009 10:44 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Don't abandon your vehicles at the ISDRA
Replies: 25
Views: 4952

Re: Don't abandon your vehicles at the ISDRA

[quoteI am not sure I made myself clear so I want to make sure that I am getting the correct grief. I was kinda kidding about the grief part as I saw us as doing the right thing by the way we camp. I only get a month, usually March, to spend with my friends in Glamis as I no longer live close enough...
by d_sheffs
Mon Nov 23, 2009 5:15 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Don't abandon your vehicles at the ISDRA
Replies: 25
Views: 4952

Re: Don't abandon your vehicles at the ISDRA

I am sure someone will give me grief for doing this, but it's how we get us all together for long weekends. Some of us will go out early and park our rigs parallel to the road] <REMOVED PERSONAL ATTACK> what are you suposed to do? You do like the rest of the 99.98% of people do, you show up and you...
by d_sheffs
Tue Nov 17, 2009 9:41 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: what in the world is wrong with people???????"
Replies: 23
Views: 3297

Re: what in the world is wrong with people???????"

Man, that is a good one u - b - d man d_sheffs for keeping your cool. That could have been a very ugly situation for some. Can you enlighten the rest of us in regards to what this clowns make up was, i.e. what type of toys and rigs so we can be aware. the guys was in his late 40's wife and kids in ...
by d_sheffs
Mon Nov 16, 2009 12:34 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: what in the world is wrong with people???????"
Replies: 23
Views: 3297

what in the world is wrong with people???????"

So for our glamis trip last weekend, I very carefully packed my truck with FIRST RATE lumber for firewood. no nails or debris, al stacked to haul the most I can fit it my truck. It was a lot of weight so when we got to the dunes i loaded a nice large stack right next to camp. so we come back from a ...
by d_sheffs
Mon Nov 16, 2009 12:18 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Crossed phone lines?
Replies: 1
Views: 659

Re: Crossed phone lines?

yes, telephone networks do not operate like they used to. In todays IP based environment, it is entirely possible to "mis-route" a call. using your DSL high spped line, connection quality is critical. depending on HOW FAR you are from telephone co eqipment, this does have an impact. complain, compla...
by d_sheffs
Fri Jul 24, 2009 7:05 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????
Replies: 56
Views: 6369

Re: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????

you can say whatever you want.

but to come on here now and suggest "maybe you don't use it" is ludicriuos, when you have been here promoting its use all the time, and not just for medical reasons. I am done with this.

Go smoke a big fatty and feel great about yourself. It's all a "pipe dream".
by d_sheffs
Thu Jul 23, 2009 7:13 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Drug testing for those on welfare....
Replies: 22
Views: 2984

Re: Drug testing for thoughs on welfare....

ABSOLUTELY =D> =D> =D>

can't hold a job down, can't put food on the table, but money for dope.
by d_sheffs
Thu Jul 23, 2009 5:52 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????
Replies: 56
Views: 6369

Re: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????

Here is another reason to legalize POT. The wrong people are getting rich off the illegal sales just as the Kennedy's got rich off of BOOZE well if it was legalized, then true, the govt would profit from the sales, i doubt any would deny that. Then we could describe our govt as our pimp or drug dea...
by d_sheffs
Thu Jul 23, 2009 12:48 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????
Replies: 56
Views: 6369

Re: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????

That being said, it surprises me that you didn't know what the effects were, and you still haven't told me why YOU think it is "destructive". I was expecting an honest assessment from you explaining how it affected YOU or destroyed someone in YOUR life, not a clinical evaluation of it that you admi...
by d_sheffs
Wed Jul 22, 2009 9:12 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????
Replies: 56
Views: 6369

Re: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????

Not to be combative, because we seemingly agree on quite a lot, but what, exactly, are the destructive sides of that particular drug that put you so firmly against it and in denial of it's medicinal applications? I am trying to point out destructive side effects of the use of the drug. Not to be co...
by d_sheffs
Wed Jul 22, 2009 5:19 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????
Replies: 56
Views: 6369

Re: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????

I've seen it too, so what? Want a cookie yes please. but i say this because I am trying to point out destructive side effects of the use of the drug. I am not here because of religous or moral objections. so feed me. Alcohol has been a much more popular stepping stone than pot ever thought of being...
by d_sheffs
Wed Jul 22, 2009 4:12 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????
Replies: 56
Views: 6369

Re: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????

See, I have no problem with "recreational" use of a drug. If someone wants to put drugs (including alcohol) in their body just 'cause it feels good, I don't have a problem with that. It's none of my business. The funny thing is I agree with you. 90% of my displeasure with this arguement is how the ...
by d_sheffs
Wed Jul 22, 2009 3:55 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????
Replies: 56
Views: 6369

Re: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????

Just for giggles, I looked up some famous folks associated with weed use. It's an interesting list. Sir Richard Branson (this guy, definitely not a loser) Michael Phelps Barack Obama (Love him or hate him, he became a President of the United States) Michael Bloomberg Ted Turner Montel Williams (use...
by d_sheffs
Wed Jul 22, 2009 3:48 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????
Replies: 56
Views: 6369

Re: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????

LoL. Obsess much yes on this subject and others. maybe obsess is not the correct word. say "have a strong opinion" or "deep beliefs" on this subject than absolutley. I have witnessed first hand what the effects of substance abuse are. I have relatives who started out "harmlessly" and for "good time...
by d_sheffs
Wed Jul 22, 2009 2:21 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????
Replies: 56
Views: 6369

Re: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????

but just admit it, the advocates are a bunch of stoners, pot head-dopers who want easy acces at 7-11 to high quality weed for low cost. So? so? SO the TRUTH is out. what is really driving this is use of the drug for 'recreational' reason, hiding behind a mask of needing it for medical use. at least...
by d_sheffs
Wed Jul 22, 2009 1:46 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????
Replies: 56
Views: 6369

Re: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????

I personally know at least 3 teachers, 2 engineers, half a dozen LEOs and more CEOs than I can count that smoke regularly. I also know of several high-level machinists/engineers/programmers making parts for planes, jets, missiles and satellites that are high just about every day at work. I know of ...
by d_sheffs
Wed Jul 22, 2009 12:00 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????
Replies: 56
Views: 6369

Re: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????

You talk real loud from your high horse but don't really say much except for basically "stoners suck". yes, fair enough, i have VERY low tolerance for "substance abusers". It doesn't have to be just pot. i know people who have wrecked their lives from overeating, shop-a-holics, gambling you name it...
by d_sheffs
Wed Jul 22, 2009 9:12 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????
Replies: 56
Views: 6369

Re: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????

Speaking as someone that used/took a LOT of drugs and still consumes alcohol...... I can tell you.....pot smokers (especially the stuff I used to smoke) shouldn't drive..AT ALL!!! On the other hand, pot smokers are much less likely to harm other people compared to drunks. I mean, a pot smoker might...
by d_sheffs
Tue Jul 21, 2009 5:15 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????
Replies: 56
Views: 6369

Re: Horror of Legalizing Pot in California????

it seems to me like the "legalize weed crowd" are just a bunch of stoners who want easy access to the dope. simple as that. we have enough problems with alcohol abuse and many other forms of abuse with legal substances. why add to the list? but you asked. so go ahead and bring on all the reasons we ...
by d_sheffs
Tue Jun 16, 2009 3:51 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: UPRR making incorrect statments
Replies: 10
Views: 1987

Re: UPRR making incorrect statments

Bottom line is they don't want us on their property for liability reasons...it's all about the money. i don't doubt this for a second. heck, i don't even blame them. If i was getting sued because someone drove around a closed RR gate and got ran over, that's just sheer stupidity. but rather than be...
by d_sheffs
Mon Jun 15, 2009 1:37 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: UPRR making incorrect statments
Replies: 10
Views: 1987

UPRR making incorrect statments

So over the weekend I was staying at a hotel, wathing TV before going to bed. There was a TV show about locomotive/trains, how they are built and maintained. Looked interesting so I watched the show. When it came to the part on train maintenenace, it showed how the trains were pulled into a "pit" wh...
by d_sheffs
Fri Apr 17, 2009 3:53 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: America .. Harmless as an Enemy, Treacherous as a Friend
Replies: 15
Views: 2303

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

Someone told me the other day "I hope he fails" (speaking of Obamination). My response was..."you can't be serious", I mean seriously, the guy sucks for sure, but I certainly don't want him to fail...he's our President now. We can't change that for 4 years so let's hope he does a good job and makes...
by d_sheffs
Tue Mar 10, 2009 8:36 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Off-road vehicles ticketed - Article
Replies: 8
Views: 2744

Re: Off-road vehicles ticketed - Article

funny, I was in glamis last weekend. what I noticed (for the first time) is THE LARGE OHV sign immediately AT THE ENTRANCE of Ted Kipf road where it meets the 78. this is one of those "limited use area" signs that says this are is PERMITTED for OHV use. there are many dirt roads that intersect the 7...
by d_sheffs
Thu Feb 19, 2009 10:02 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Question on new AZ OHV and CA OHV rules
Replies: 20
Views: 4497

Re: Question on new AZ OHV and CA OHV rules

so I spoke to a ICSO OHV deputy. the differnece in required paperwork seems to be centered around if you really are a CA resident or not. He informed me that if you can prove you are NOT a CA resident, then ALL YOU NEED TO BE LEGAL is the non-resident sticker. The descrepancy seems to come form CA r...
by d_sheffs
Wed Feb 18, 2009 5:34 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Question on new AZ OHV and CA OHV rules
Replies: 20
Views: 4497

Re: Question on new AZ OHV and CA OHV rules

well I spoke to BLM el centro. They told me as a non resident all I need was the non res sticker. I asked about rule/law changes and the rep really did not have an answer. this person was NOT a LEO, so I really have very little faith in the info I received. think I will try ICSO.
by d_sheffs
Wed Feb 18, 2009 4:30 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Question on new AZ OHV and CA OHV rules
Replies: 20
Views: 4497

Re: Question on new AZ OHV and CA OHV rules

I have heard rumor of rails being impounded, but it is only hear-say. Think about it, how are they going to haul a rail off. They aren't allowed to drive it. It is not paranoid, it happened to a friend of mine. How do they impound it? easy, they call a flatbed tow truck, and then charge you for it ...
by d_sheffs
Tue Feb 17, 2009 9:13 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Question on new AZ OHV and CA OHV rules
Replies: 20
Views: 4497

Re: Question on new AZ OHV and CA OHV rules

Carry a copy of a bill of sale for the frame and the motor. That is what AZ wanted when I got my V.I.N., RV plate and OHV sticker are you serious? when i bought the thing I got a BOS for the car, but not the motor. And what does that prove? only that a 3rd grader can make up anything on paper they ...
by d_sheffs
Tue Feb 17, 2009 8:51 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Question on new AZ OHV and CA OHV rules
Replies: 20
Views: 4497

Re: Question on new AZ OHV and CA OHV rules

If you don't have a VIN and some kind of documentation proving ownership, such as registration or title, your ride is subject to impound. (This is the case now, regardless of whether or not you have the CA non-resident sticker.) wait a minute. I live in Nevada. there is NO paperwork for OHV's in th...
by d_sheffs
Mon Feb 16, 2009 6:31 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: some BLM observations over the weekend
Replies: 6
Views: 1762

Re: some BLM observations over the weekend

As a law abiding citizen, I lost a lot of respect for the BLM rangers this last weekend. Their manners, professionalism, and the way they conducted their business with the public was not exactly a shining moment, in my opinion. Nothing new here, I lost all respect for the BLM many years ago. If the...
by d_sheffs
Thu Nov 06, 2008 4:48 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: honda powered sand cars that WANT TO MAKE HP
Replies: 15
Views: 10974

Re: honda powered sand cars that WANT TO MAKE HP

I own a small dyno shop in Boulder City Nevada. To give you a back ground on what these sand car builders do when they put engines in their sand cars is they buy a honda engine from a junk yard with the engine harness and stock ecu This is not just unique to honda engines. I have had many MEFI v-8's...
by d_sheffs
Fri Aug 01, 2008 9:01 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Spin
Replies: 1
Views: 770

Re: Spin

presedent B went fishing with the pope. While trolling for billfish, the popes hat falls into the water. The secret service stops the boat, and an agent is about to dive in when GB says, "hold it, I will handle this". GB WALKS on the water to retrieve the popes hat. NYT headline the next day reads "...
by d_sheffs
Thu Jul 24, 2008 6:31 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: letter generator for bogus ATV Smokey fire PSA, please read!
Replies: 8
Views: 1750

Re: letter generator for bogus ATV Smokey fire PSA, please read!

you let your kids watch TV? seriously, unplug the thing, because this is just the tip of the iceburg. I have sat wit my 3 and 5 yer old watching the disney channel cartoons about how tarzan is fighting the evil white guy who wants to mow down the forrest................and on and on and on. i mean r...

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