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by phx450
Mon Nov 10, 2008 9:41 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Wash 10 under R&R tracks, backFilling?
Replies: 9
Views: 4778

Re: Wash 10 under R&R tracks, backFilling?

Not sure if it helps but i went under on Monday night. November 2nd i believe.

But very true, if they fill it in people will go right over the top.

Cant wait to here about those accidents.
by phx450
Mon Nov 10, 2008 9:37 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Halloween Weekend!!!
Replies: 3
Views: 1279

Re: Halloween Weekend!!!

I guess not.

Wash 11 was great!

Maybe the economy has slowed everyone down a bit.
by phx450
Thu Nov 06, 2008 8:42 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Halloween Weekend!!!
Replies: 3
Views: 1279

Halloween Weekend!!!

I cant believe nobody has any stories. Couple things i noticed. Trash was being picked up all around me at the hill on Saturday. Also for one time did not see anyone drinking out of bottles..... I could have been lucky though. Seems as though it was less crowded. I guess when people lose the house t...
by phx450
Fri Oct 31, 2008 7:36 am
Forum: Sandrail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle • Buy & Sell
Topic: I need paddles for my VW Sandrail
Replies: 6
Views: 2025

Re: I need paddles for my VW Sandrail

Still need tires.

LEaving for glamis noon today.

Will bring cash to the dunes!

Camping wash 10 look for the Texas longhorns flag!
by phx450
Wed Oct 29, 2008 9:27 pm
Forum: Sandrail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle • Buy & Sell
Topic: I need paddles for my VW Sandrail
Replies: 6
Views: 2025

Re: I need paddles for my VW Sandrail

Still looking for paddles if anyone has a set.

I need 4 lug rims though.

not sure if its best that i get a adapter to the 5?

Leaving for glamis friday am. Will meet at the dunes if need be.
by phx450
Mon Oct 13, 2008 8:59 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Wash 10?
Replies: 6
Views: 1672

Re: Wash 10?

Thanks for the update. Wash 10 it will be.

Thanks for the info on the tires, im still looking for a set here in phoenix.

Everyone has the desert tracs but no 1300s
by phx450
Sat Oct 11, 2008 11:05 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Wash 10?
Replies: 6
Views: 1672

Re: Wash 10?

Perfect!

Normally its a good spot, i just know that things are always changing.
by phx450
Thu Oct 09, 2008 3:37 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: What paddles do you think?
Replies: 6
Views: 1936

Re: What paddles do you think?

What size rim is best?

Still looking here in phx but nobody seems to have any.
by phx450
Thu Oct 09, 2008 3:35 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Wash 10?
Replies: 6
Views: 1672

Wash 10?

Its been about a year since I have been back to glamis. We are heading out on Halloween and staying until Monday. Normally we camp wash 10 to eliminate the crowds. Is everything still the same? How is the sand? We are bringing out motorhomes, toyhaulers etc, but an occaisional 2 wheel drive truck. I...
by phx450
Thu Oct 09, 2008 8:53 am
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: What paddles do you think?
Replies: 6
Views: 1936

Re: What paddles do you think?

I will start looking then.

thanks for the help.
by phx450
Wed Oct 08, 2008 10:27 am
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: What paddles do you think?
Replies: 6
Views: 1936

What paddles do you think?

I need paddles for my 1835 two seater. Dual Delorto carbs and not much else in the way of performance.

What tire would most recomend? I know on all my 1600s i ran the desert tracs, but i figure i could run more of a paddle on this one.


Any help would be great
by phx450
Mon Oct 06, 2008 9:26 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: dialing in dual carbs
Replies: 13
Views: 2341

Re: dialing in dual carbs

I had a guy here in phoenix who dialed in my Delartos and they are spot on.

I will look it up for you.
by phx450
Thu Oct 02, 2008 9:56 am
Forum: Sandrail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle • Buy & Sell
Topic: I need paddles for my VW Sandrail
Replies: 6
Views: 2025

I need paddles for my VW Sandrail

Its an 1835 need some paddles.

ANyone?
by phx450
Sun Aug 17, 2008 8:16 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Drag racers Thanks For cleaning up !!
Replies: 12
Views: 3373

Re: Drag racers Thanks For cleaning up !!

It was more of an invite only. Only the racers knew about it. This is why it is clean!
by phx450
Thu May 22, 2008 2:55 pm
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: Help build a banshee
Replies: 22
Views: 5727

Re: Help build a banshee

And to add more fuel to the fire whats done with the raptor and 8k? Turbo?

I would like to see that. it would be sweet. I think the guy was asking about a standard raptor.

But i like my banshee's chances against 98% of the raptors at the hill on any given weekend.
by phx450
Thu May 22, 2008 2:53 pm
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: Help build a banshee
Replies: 22
Views: 5727

Re: Help build a banshee

Yeah, that's like when someone beats me by a car length or so at the drags in a blown, alcohol, ridged frame, drag only rail and he's all smiles about it. He should probably think about the fact that he only beat me by a car length and I'm running 1200 CCs, normally aspirated, on pump gas. :shock: ...
by phx450
Wed May 21, 2008 10:18 am
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: Help build a banshee
Replies: 22
Views: 5727

Re: Help build a banshee

First find out how much money you want to spend. Get your head ported, pipes(most inframes will be fine), bigger carbs and a rejet. This alone should handle most if not all raptors. Be carefull though i have well over 8k into my 4mil banshee. Then again no raptor that i have seen will run with it. g...
by phx450
Thu Nov 29, 2007 8:37 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Duners Seek Some T-Day Peace on Ogilby Rd.
Replies: 3
Views: 1382

Thanks Bader!

Back to wash 20 i go.
by phx450
Tue Nov 27, 2007 2:35 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Illegal gray water dumping - what to do
Replies: 80
Views: 11649

even though i use no chemicals in water tank? Only chemicals i use are in the toilet.

I know that the gray water out of my hauler wont hurt the dunes. Biodegradeble soap! although my toothpaste might do some damage.
by phx450
Tue Nov 27, 2007 1:26 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Thanksgiving weekend camp suggestion for less crowds?
Replies: 16
Views: 3556

OGILBY or wash 14.

or just stay home and wait for the weekend after.
by phx450
Tue Nov 27, 2007 1:13 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Illegal gray water dumping - what to do
Replies: 80
Views: 11649

I could be wrong but i thought only gray was allowed to be dumped. This is water from Shower and washing hands only correct? If so then i need to stop as well. I normally crack the hatch and let it trickle out over the weekend. What is the difference of me showering inside the motorhome with the gra...
by phx450
Mon Nov 26, 2007 3:57 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Buggy on Fire at Gordons well(Patton). Accident and Thanks
Replies: 4
Views: 1950

Buggy on Fire at Gordons well(Patton). Accident and Thanks

Not sure of how many of you saw the rail on fire on thursday. On thursday at about noon my girlfriends father and Cousin (7year old) sand rail they were riding in caught fire at the top of the hill. It caught fire as they were going up the hill from a spare gas can. They both were transported by hel...
by phx450
Wed Oct 10, 2007 1:42 pm
Forum: ATV • Motorcycle • Buy & Sell
Topic: Tons of parts. Yamaha 450, banshee, 400 ex. Sale trade etc
Replies: 5
Views: 2047

All that remaines.

6 paddle haulers on douglass rims 8inch. Used twice

CHrome j arms.

Stock 400ex exhaust, as well as yfz450 exhaust, heal gaurds.

Looking for Complete plastic for yfz 450. Front dune tires. aftermarket headlights.
by phx450
Wed Oct 10, 2007 7:20 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: This year season pass. Questions
Replies: 15
Views: 3513

Ordered on the 4th, got it on Saturday the 6th.

Fast!
by phx450
Thu Oct 04, 2007 3:17 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: This year season pass. Questions
Replies: 15
Views: 3513

sweet! No lines on halloween weekend!
by phx450
Thu Oct 04, 2007 10:48 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: This year season pass. Questions
Replies: 15
Views: 3513

This year season pass. Questions

I would like to purchase the pass online here in this website.

My question is will i have it by the 25th if i buy it this week?
by phx450
Thu Oct 04, 2007 10:46 am
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: Quad Thumb Effect
Replies: 16
Views: 9453

Here is the easy fix that worked for me.

While riding place two to three asprin inside of your glove on the thumb. This prevents it from getting sore.

Strange i know but on long weekends my thumb works great!!!!
by phx450
Wed Oct 03, 2007 5:05 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Lifted trucks?
Replies: 19
Views: 3100

Here in phoenix i have now have been on the recieving end of 3 tickets for no mudflaps.

I refuse to put them on. But i have paid right at about $400 for the tickets.
by phx450
Thu Sep 27, 2007 10:03 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Lifted trucks?
Replies: 19
Views: 3100

Ground Clearence. Bigger tires mainly. You cant put on bigger tires when the truck is stock. This may help or not for your thoughts but here is some comparisions I had a tundra 2001 , v8 no lift. 4x4. Stock. 14 mpg city and 16mpg highway. Never got stuck at glamis, had to get a running start to get ...
by phx450
Wed Sep 19, 2007 9:24 am
Forum: RV • Trailer • Tow Vehicle
Topic: 05 duramax owners. Questions
Replies: 14
Views: 4417

I could do that but then i couldnt even tow my toyhauler to the dunes!

It wouldnt make the hills with a ford or even worse a dodge pulling it!

HA!
by phx450
Wed Sep 19, 2007 9:11 am
Forum: RV • Trailer • Tow Vehicle
Topic: 05 duramax owners. Questions
Replies: 14
Views: 4417

I understand its doing its job, just curious if could be quiet.

On that Diesal Website i have seen a couple kits that claim more cooling from the fan setup they have as well as more HP.

Love the truck but like it more during the winter!
by phx450
Tue Sep 18, 2007 3:51 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: FLAGS For RV/Toyhauler
Replies: 5
Views: 1023

I broke the last pole at Nascar in april. So now i want a nice setup to which i can attach 2 maybe 3 flags!

1. Dallas Cowboys
2. Tony Stewart
3. Texas Longhorns
by phx450
Tue Sep 18, 2007 2:38 pm
Forum: RV • Trailer • Tow Vehicle
Topic: 05 duramax owners. Questions
Replies: 14
Views: 4417

05 duramax owners. Questions

I have a 2005 duramax crew cab 4x4 lifted on 35s. The truck is awesome, no problems, no issues. My question is during towing, especially in the summer the fan kicks on. for any of you who have the same truck you know the fan im thinking of. The truck still tows fine, its just loud and annoying. What...
by phx450
Tue Sep 18, 2007 2:33 pm
Forum: ATV • Motorcycle • Buy & Sell
Topic: Tons of parts. Yamaha 450, banshee, 400 ex. Sale trade etc
Replies: 5
Views: 2047

Sold the Billet grill, still have majority of the items.

looking for a nice set of duning paddles and fronts.

I have two sets of haulers one 6paddle and 1 8 paddle.

Open for trades.
by phx450
Tue Sep 18, 2007 2:28 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: FLAGS For RV/Toyhauler
Replies: 5
Views: 1023

Got one already!

Looking for a 3X5 Big flag for the toyhauler at camp!
by phx450
Tue Sep 18, 2007 2:19 pm
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: So I was Shocked by the New Honda 700.
Replies: 7
Views: 3130

Its surprising to see honda go so radical in the rear suspension. I understand wanting the quad to be different from competition but this is pretty far fetched. I would still take the Raptor over this for my riding. Curious on how it will do with the independent rear suspension in the desert. But i ...
by phx450
Tue Sep 18, 2007 2:15 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: FLAGS For RV/Toyhauler
Replies: 5
Views: 1023

FLAGS For RV/Toyhauler

Looking to find out who you bought your flags and the holders for them at.

Poles and holders has a nice 22 foot pole that would be perfect. The only problem is that they have Zero selection of flags.

Any tips or places you guys recomend?
by phx450
Thu Aug 23, 2007 8:39 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Olds Hill Trashed by Event
Replies: 31
Views: 7813

I think that $500 fines for trashing the place should be standard. Hell every major weekend i go to the dunes i would volunteer for the BLM and write tickets to campsites. Burning pallets $500 Trash $500 Glass bottles at olds $500 Even if they put a choke point at the hill coming into olds, they cou...
by phx450
Wed Aug 22, 2007 2:27 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Olds Hill Trashed by Event
Replies: 31
Views: 7813

phx450 wrote: "Try and keep your thoughts and ideas on how to eduacte or how to make the people who liter stop. Instead of everyone complaining and posting about a problem that has been around for years." And do you have any ideas on how to help educate the people that showed up at your event? I kn...
by phx450
Tue Aug 21, 2007 7:21 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Olds Hill Trashed by Event
Replies: 31
Views: 7813

i know that we have tried to hold organized events, but they wont allow it becuase of the racing. I dont know all the legal ramifications or what is involved. Many times they wanted to rope off the right side of olds, have an actual starting light system for races etc, but no permits for such races...
by phx450
Tue Aug 21, 2007 11:09 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Olds Hill Trashed by Event
Replies: 31
Views: 7813

i know that we have tried to hold organized events, but they wont allow it becuase of the racing. I dont know all the legal ramifications or what is involved. Many times they wanted to rope off the right side of olds, have an actual starting light system for races etc, but no permits for such races ...
by phx450
Tue Aug 21, 2007 8:50 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Olds Hill Trashed by Event
Replies: 31
Views: 7813

Everyone that's been around a while knew this was coming. You can blame Planet Sand and all the idiots associated with them. This is the third year in a row, and every year they say how it won't happen next year. I say get a rope... At the very least, get a perrmit. The rest of us have to. Along wi...
by phx450
Mon Aug 20, 2007 4:50 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Olds Hill Trashed by Event
Replies: 31
Views: 7813

Its not a planet sand event. Just a bunch of racers that go out and race. No sponsers, no prize money, etc.
by phx450
Wed Aug 15, 2007 12:43 pm
Forum: ATV • Motorcycle • Buy & Sell
Topic: Tons of parts. Yamaha 450, banshee, 400 ex. Sale trade etc
Replies: 5
Views: 2047

I have the calipers, hubs, and the rotors.
by phx450
Mon Aug 13, 2007 7:09 am
Forum: ATV • Motorcycle • Buy & Sell
Topic: Tons of parts. Yamaha 450, banshee, 400 ex. Sale trade etc
Replies: 5
Views: 2047

Tons of parts. Yamaha 450, banshee, 400 ex. Sale trade etc

2005 YFZ parts. Stock pipe, header Healguards Handlebars Parking brake Air box Banshee Gas tank stock black no cracks Chrome J-arms Front brakes Rear hubs new powder coated black Billet Grill flames SHear Drag In frame pipes Also have Tires/Rims 8 paddle Haulers and rims. ITP rims and holshot rims/t...
by phx450
Thu Aug 02, 2007 8:50 am
Forum: Rhinos • RTVs • Golf Carts
Topic: Rhino Discussion: Practical Dune Vehicle or Not?
Replies: 23
Views: 12966

I'm not bashing at all. I really want a rhino, its just that the price for what they do doesnt line up for me. Yes it will fit in my toyhauler, and i would drive the crap out of it. The problem for me is that it is similar to the banshee when it comes to upgrades. Long travel 6k engine, clutch, etc ...
by phx450
Thu Aug 02, 2007 8:43 am
Forum: Rhinos • RTVs • Golf Carts
Topic: Kawasaki's New Side by Side - The Teryx 750 4x4
Replies: 8
Views: 6519

I love it! I hope a ton more come out from every company. I really cant wait until the bottom falls out of the rhino markert like it did with golf carts!

Only then will i justify the money for one of these bad boys.

Honda should be good for sure.
by phx450
Wed Jul 11, 2007 2:08 pm
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: 2strokes
Replies: 11
Views: 3310

Wait it out for a banshee or 250 honda. I have picked up my banshee running for $1500 here in phoenix on Craigslist. I saw two more on this week for 1900.

Be patient and you can find one.

I would pass on the others.
by phx450
Mon Jul 09, 2007 8:20 am
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: newbie here !!! (part 1)
Replies: 8
Views: 2661

Dont touch the 400 ex. Its a great Quad though i have one my girlfriend rides. I must admit though it is a fun quad to hop on and mess around with. For your size and weight i would be all over that 700 raptor. I have the yamaha 450 and its great. Oil changes are no big deal. Stay away from the ltz a...
by phx450
Thu Jul 05, 2007 1:52 pm
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: Standing a Quad up????
Replies: 5
Views: 2238

I make sure my quad has no gas in it.

Also make sure it sits level for a while before i start it. (Oil)

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