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by Papa Perry
Tue Jul 15, 2003 11:08 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: American in Paris
Replies: 11
Views: 1469

I wasn't speaking so much of the climate for Lance personally, but more the general political climate that is voiced in Europe; and in light of all the French bashing in our Press, probably deservedly so, it makes one wonder about the feelings of Americans in general. maybe an athlete of Armstrong'...
by Papa Perry
Tue Jul 15, 2003 10:35 am
Forum: ASA Membership / Volunteer Organization
Topic: Membership Application Help.
Replies: 9
Views: 4856

I just spoke with Nik about the problem she is having.

After the file is unzipped you need to run the <membership app.bat> file. You will then be prompted for a login. The login is your ASA username and password, not your Bulletin Board login.

Hope this helps!

Perry
by Papa Perry
Tue Jul 15, 2003 10:22 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: American in Paris
Replies: 11
Views: 1469

Roger, I don't know if you get the LA Times, but the Tour has recieved the front page 2 times in the last week, including today. It has also been on the front page of the Sports section every other day. I have been following the Tour since Greg Lemond first raced in the early 80's. The coverage has ...
by Papa Perry
Wed Jul 09, 2003 10:10 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: New annual pass price?
Replies: 645
Views: 58144

Voice wrote:I have the original law on my website. I am a member of a group trying to get this crap repealed... Vor
Bryan,

Are you having problems with your website. I thought I would take a look at the original law you quote & I get a page not found error.

Thanks!

Perry
by Papa Perry
Wed Jul 09, 2003 12:57 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Who was at the Flagstaff Cinders this weekend ??
Replies: 13
Views: 1877

MichaelAZ wrote:There ya go , thanks for the answer :)
No worries! :)

PerrySoCal
by Papa Perry
Wed Jul 09, 2003 11:56 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Who was at the Flagstaff Cinders this weekend ??
Replies: 13
Views: 1877

Im wondering, do you have anything in writing from THE BOD with permission to use the ASA logo on your trailer or was that your decision ?? Sorry , but in this day and age, I say that logo is a liability to the ASA when used in that manner for personal use. Michael, The ASA sells die cut stickers f...
by Papa Perry
Mon Jun 16, 2003 12:59 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: NASCAR questions.
Replies: 23
Views: 2886

Re: NASCAR questions.

It's funny, but in no other racing forms that I know of, can you be one of the slowest cars and still get in the show. Its called "put up or load up". But not in NASCAR, why is that? Tom, The original reason for Provisionals in NA$CAR was so that popular drivers could make the show if they had prob...
by Papa Perry
Fri May 30, 2003 9:48 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: PISMO PICTURE Needed for the cover of the 2004 ASA Calendar
Replies: 42
Views: 3852

Flo, Quick question, why Pismo? The ASA policy is clear that the ASA's focus is on the ISDRA...should'nt the entire calendar be ISDRA? Will pictures of Pismo, Dumont or other areas make people think the ASA is doing more for other areas? I am not looking to start a fight, just concerned that the AS...
by Papa Perry
Tue May 27, 2003 8:28 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Account Verification Notice
Replies: 6
Views: 715

it might be neat if you could click on an e-mail that would be like clicking on a web site to see what the page is made of etc. If you had a way to check who the sender is, it might help some, but the fraud guys are pretty quick to get up to speed on new ways around things like that. Roger, You can...
by Papa Perry
Thu May 08, 2003 8:59 am
Forum: Upcoming Events
Topic: The 2003 SSSS
Replies: 17
Views: 4176

I can bring a few q's and help with the Grill master duties. I can also spend some time at the booth if need be.

PerrySoCal
by Papa Perry
Thu May 01, 2003 11:28 am
Forum: Dune Safety • Survival • Camping
Topic: Ear/hearing protection for small kids/toddlers?
Replies: 3
Views: 1618

I have been taking my children to auto races since they were about 6 months old. They are now 13 & 9.

I would buy ear plugs similar to the ones above. I would have to cut them into quarters to fit in the kids ears, but they work like a charm!

PerrySoCal
by Papa Perry
Sun Mar 02, 2003 1:00 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Biffle owns a FUNCO?
Replies: 6
Views: 1396

That was sweet! I heard they were going to be doing something and posted it in the Sand Mountain forum. Guess I should have posted it here.

PerrySoCal
by Papa Perry
Fri Feb 28, 2003 11:59 am
Forum: Sand Mountain
Topic: Robbie Gordon racing a buggy
Replies: 4
Views: 1753

Sorry, that's all th info I have. I'm assuming it will be at Sand Mountatin, since it is closest to LV.

I'll see if I can dig anything else up.

Perry
by Papa Perry
Fri Feb 28, 2003 11:55 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Email questions???
Replies: 7
Views: 697

Greg,

I think sticking with compatible products is an excellent idea. One thing I always ask clients is what they are familiar with & then try to find a solution that fits their needs.

Perry
by Papa Perry
Thu Feb 27, 2003 9:16 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Email questions???
Replies: 7
Views: 697

Jason, I figured you were talking about one or the other. :wink: But a simple google search will give up those ways. :shock: All of the spammers know about them. :twisted: As a matter of fact, a few "mass emailing" products have GUI interfaces for both. :evil: Thanks for the clarification of what Ji...
by Papa Perry
Thu Feb 27, 2003 6:29 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Email questions???
Replies: 7
Views: 697

Jim, You used to be able to use finger to verify email addresses, but it is usually disabled by ISP's now, due to SPAMMERS :twisted: SMTP VRFY is another way you could verify email addresses, but any ISP worth it's weight would block this as well. Exchange Servers by default do not give any info. Th...
by Papa Perry
Thu Feb 27, 2003 6:07 pm
Forum: Sand Mountain
Topic: Robbie Gordon racing a buggy
Replies: 4
Views: 1753

Robbie Gordon racing a buggy

I got this in a Nascar newsletter yesterday.

Dune Buggy Races: Robby Gordon and Greg Biffle are scheduled to compete in a dune buggy race in the sand dunes outside Las Vegas this week.(Roanoke
Times)(2-26-2003)

PerrySoCal
by Papa Perry
Tue Feb 18, 2003 5:39 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: ATV Safety Course
Replies: 60
Views: 5100

Sounds like it was a success!

Couldn't make it as you scheduled it during the Daytona 272.5. We were watching the race.

Maybe next time!

PerrySoCal
by Papa Perry
Thu Feb 13, 2003 9:31 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Fantasy NASCAR League
Replies: 51
Views: 4759

My Predictions:

Tony
Jeffy
Dale Jarrett
Mark Martin
Ryan Newman

Jr still isn't consistant enough to win it all.

PerrySoCal

I still have 2 spots in my league. email me.
by Papa Perry
Wed Feb 12, 2003 2:32 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Saturday Feb 15, 2003 Where will you be?
Replies: 33
Views: 3186

Guy Chrest wrote:Sorry Steve. I'll be watching highlights and getting ready for.........
Guy,

We'll be watching it on the Direct TV. Northside of 78 in between the canals!!!! :lol:

PerrySoCal
by Papa Perry
Wed Feb 12, 2003 1:05 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Fantasy NASCAR League
Replies: 51
Views: 4759

I have 2 open spots in my league if anyone wants to join in. email me at psmith@collinscomputing.com for the link and password.

PerrySoCal
by Papa Perry
Sun Feb 02, 2003 11:24 pm
Forum: RV • Trailer • Tow Vehicle
Topic: Do you sleep well?
Replies: 29
Views: 5210

Dave,

Post a picture of you trailer. I'd like to see it also.

PerrySoCal
by Papa Perry
Sat Feb 01, 2003 10:03 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: What does you nickname mean?
Replies: 57
Views: 5491

ta2'sbro, because my wonderful sister is ta2dgrrl and her husband is ta2dguy.

They introduced to the wonders of Mother G & now I am hooked!

PerrySoCal (usual nickname because my name is Perry & I was born and raised in the best place in the world, SoCal)
by Papa Perry
Fri Jan 24, 2003 3:14 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: ATV Safety Course
Replies: 60
Views: 5100

Exactly, Chuck. They'll listen to teachers & strangers before they listen to us.

Thanks for the assistance!

Perry
by Papa Perry
Fri Jan 24, 2003 2:14 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: ATV Safety Course
Replies: 60
Views: 5100

Wow, I didn't think this would get the response it did. Personally, my friend and I don't care about the certificates, just that our children get some kind of training. We would do it, but you know how well children listen to their parents.... :roll: The cost isn't an issue either. I was going to si...
by Papa Perry
Thu Jan 23, 2003 10:31 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: ATV Safety Course
Replies: 60
Views: 5100

Chuck,

Thanks for Volunteering. :lol:

I PM'd you details.

Perry
by Papa Perry
Thu Jan 23, 2003 11:52 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: ATV Safety Course
Replies: 60
Views: 5100

ATV Safety Course

A friend and I have 5 kids that we want to go through an ATV Safety course. We were looking at the MSF courses. Because of their ages (2 nine year olds, 2 thirteen and a seventeen year old) they would need to be in different groups on different days. We came up with an idea of having a private cours...
by Papa Perry
Fri Jan 10, 2003 10:13 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Paris-Dakar
Replies: 25
Views: 2853

Every January this race gets my full attention! The dunes are magnificent and the vehicles they race across them really demand respect. Anyone else hooked? Oh Yeah! I've been hooked for about 15 years, but always had to settle for the news in On Track magazine. Then the internet came into being & I...
by Papa Perry
Sat Dec 21, 2002 2:04 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: So you think YOU are busy (this time of year)
Replies: 16
Views: 2514

thor wrote:5 girls, 2 twins 5 days old. nuff said
You win!!!! :lol:

Congrats
by Papa Perry
Sat Dec 21, 2002 2:03 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: So you think YOU are busy (this time of year)
Replies: 16
Views: 2514

Quitcherbichin! You know you love your job! And you failed to mention the annual trek to New Zealand, where you get to take family members (never ME, your lovely sis who introduced you to the most glorious place on earth! :evil: ), or any of the other million perks that come along with your job! :D...
by Papa Perry
Fri Dec 20, 2002 1:52 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: So you think YOU are busy (this time of year)
Replies: 16
Views: 2514

My turn: This week only.... Sunday 8:30 am flight to Dallas to upgrade clients databases. on West Coast time fell asleep at 1:30 am. Monday up at 7:00 at client site at 8:30 to work. Work all day. Take calls and emails from other clients (love the double billing). At 5:00 pm Started the upgrade. Got...
by Papa Perry
Mon Dec 02, 2002 8:01 am
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: Quad for Novice Rider
Replies: 15
Views: 2350

Ross, Maybe my kids are unique, then.... I was with my daughter when it happened. We were riding at El Mirage, coming down a trail, she got the left side tires off the trail was tilted sideways & rolled. I realize she is a novice rider & things like that will happen, it might be my fault for not giv...
by Papa Perry
Sun Dec 01, 2002 10:46 pm
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: Quad for Novice Rider
Replies: 15
Views: 2350

Ross, Thanks for the info. I will have them take one of the courses. I think those 2 bikes are still too big for my daughter. I feel that if you put a quad on it's side, you should be able to pick it up on your own. My daughter couldn't, I will be getting something smaller until she is able to contr...
by Papa Perry
Tue Nov 26, 2002 11:49 am
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: Quad for Novice Rider
Replies: 15
Views: 2350

Thanks for all the comments. I think the Blaster might be too much for her also to start. Being a 2 stroke, wouldn't it be a little quicker than the Honda 250EX. I was looking at the LT160 It might do the trick. Or maybe a Ymaha Breeze.

Thanks!

PerrySoCal
by Papa Perry
Mon Nov 25, 2002 3:52 pm
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: Quad for Novice Rider
Replies: 15
Views: 2350

Quad for Novice Rider

We'll be buying quads for our children in the near future. We have 2 children, a 9 yo boy and a 13 yo girl. The boy is easy, a Mini Raptor, Honda 90, or LT80 will be fine for him. Our daghter on the other hand. She seems a bit big for those bikes. She has ridden Jake's (Ta2grrl's son) LT80, a friend...
by Papa Perry
Tue Nov 12, 2002 1:54 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: WRX Motor
Replies: 5
Views: 960

Jeff, Thanks for the info. That's what I am looking for. I have traded emails with John. He told me that it would be good for a 1500lb or less sand rail. I have asked him for clarification. The motor puts out 227hp with all of the emissions crap. I figure, that if emmisions is removed and with a new...
by Papa Perry
Tue Nov 12, 2002 12:27 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Sand Drags Safety Handout
Replies: 9
Views: 1071

Bansheegirl,

Download the Powerpoint Viewer from Micro$oft. It is free to use:

http://office.microsoft.com/downloads/2 ... iew97.aspx

PerrySoCal
by Papa Perry
Tue Nov 12, 2002 10:28 am
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: WRX Motor
Replies: 5
Views: 960

That's what I thought :wink:

It is a nice motor in my wifes car.....
by Papa Perry
Fri Nov 08, 2002 10:16 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: WRX Motor
Replies: 5
Views: 960

WRX Motor

I have found someone selling a WRX motor for $2750.00 It was bought the engine from a wreck, it has 11k miles on it. It has the complete wiring harness, ecu, clutch, flywheel, turbo, and intercooler. The only thing "damaged" is the AC pulley got dinged in the accident, so the clutch will not disenga...
by Papa Perry
Tue Nov 05, 2002 7:21 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: California 500 Tickets - Free
Replies: 2
Views: 673

Cathi,

It was a good idea, but no one took me up on them. I couldn't give them away at the track. It was the smallest crowd I have seen there. We cancelled our tix. I don't want to be forced into buying 6 weekends of racing.

PerrySoCal
by Papa Perry
Fri Nov 01, 2002 9:05 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: California 500 Tickets - Free
Replies: 2
Views: 673

California 500 Tickets - Free

Due to a family emergency a friend of mine cannot use their tickets to this Sundays California 500 at the California Speedway. If anyone who is unlucky :( enough to not be at Glamis this weekend and would like to go to the race on Sunday, I have 3 tickets available. They are good seats in Section 6 ...
by Papa Perry
Thu Oct 31, 2002 8:20 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: who's going thanksgiving
Replies: 31
Views: 3368

Ta2dGrrl wrote:
HAH! Who's got the tow vehicle baby?! :P Go get yourself a REAL truck and then maybe you can make it out there by yourself. Until then.... :shock:

Nik
LOL Nik you are wicked! :twisted:

We'll be there Friday and Saturday only. Have to cook for the in-laws on Thursday.

Per
by Papa Perry
Sun Oct 20, 2002 4:20 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Poker Run?!
Replies: 28
Views: 2619

Hey Sis! Of course I'll be there! Since you and Ray's family turned us on to the joys of Glamis, I've been wanting to go back! I'll be bringing a friend. We'll be camping with you on the North side of the 78, in between the old and new canal. I'll be riding Michelle's 250R. (thanx to Michelle & Budd...

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