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by r erfert
Sun Sep 14, 2008 6:08 pm
Forum: Misc • Gear • Tools • Buy & Sell
Topic: SOLD Tennant 5700 XP Walk Behind Floor Scrubber SOLD
Replies: 4
Views: 3579

SOLD Tennant 5700 XP Walk Behind Floor Scrubber SOLD

Please delete A Tennant 5700 XP Walk Behind Floor Scrubber & Polisher with 36 volt charger and Service Manuals. Over all good condition. Machine Has 6 good Trojan J305HC model Superior Cycling Series 6 volt Batteries. New battery cables. The 36 volt Tennant battery charger is a little beat up but c...
by r erfert
Wed Sep 10, 2008 10:18 pm
Forum: Sandrail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle • Buy & Sell
Topic: Prowler's Hi-Jumper Sandrail $3500
Replies: 13
Views: 9137

Re: Prowler's Hi-Jumper Sandrail $4500

Speedbuggy wrote:Hey There,
Thanks for the nod :) It runs great - only one trip I think on the rebuilt/built sand trans. The only thing is I need someone to help me bleed the brakes - damm wife doesn't get to hold the peddle down :)
Christopher
On the Brake Bleading, Sub a bungie cord for the wife.
by r erfert
Sun Aug 31, 2008 8:06 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: OLD OLD Buggies
Replies: 7
Views: 2705

Re: OLD OLD Buggies

Might try doing a search for flathead ford buggies?
by r erfert
Sat Aug 30, 2008 5:39 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: Rim Question
Replies: 15
Views: 3399

Re: Rim Question

Classic problem. You either have the axles pulled too far forward on the spring plates?? OR You need the long axles and tubes like the 67 swing axle?? OR you need to go with more offset on the wheels?? OR Smaller tires? With the body off and very little weight on the car the tires will lean in on th...
by r erfert
Sat Aug 30, 2008 8:24 am
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: Engine Hour meter
Replies: 8
Views: 2864

Re: Engine Hour meter

The hour meters I've seen run about $30, not $10, but maybe I'm looking in the wrong places.
I thought I saw one at harbor Freight?

Check on Ebay under Hour meter
by r erfert
Sat Aug 30, 2008 8:10 am
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: Rim Question
Replies: 15
Views: 3399

Re: Rim Question

LoBuck
I forgot about the blinker fluid =D> good call.
I figured a pan without a body wouldn't require it.

I had thought Maybe the pan sitting on jack stands had saged in the middle?

But it would help to see a picture of where the wheel is rubbing?
by r erfert
Wed Aug 27, 2008 7:43 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: Rim Question
Replies: 15
Views: 3399

Re: Rim Question

I see you problem....The fuzzy has come off of your dice valve caps :lol: Seriously Here is the only thing I can think of off hand as (your parts description is hard to follow) Did you remove the axle tubes from the spring plates? IF so did you reinstall them too far froward (toe in) and the front o...
by r erfert
Sat Aug 23, 2008 2:37 pm
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: Engine Hour meter
Replies: 8
Views: 2864

Re: Engine Hour meter

So what you need is an engine hour-stress o-meter That would involve a computer to store information on the whole range of use for the hour. Not saying it cant be done? But at what cost? more than the $10 hour meter for sure.....and then get someone to buy it at the retail price? Not cost effective,...
by r erfert
Wed Jul 30, 2008 8:16 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Oily rag storage - what's your method
Replies: 7
Views: 1457

Re: Oily rag storage - what's your method

Plastic cat litter bucket with some water in it....Till I turn in the rags for cleaning at work...If I run out of water I add more.

No problems yet.
by r erfert
Mon Jul 28, 2008 6:17 pm
Forum: Misc • Gear • Tools • Buy & Sell
Topic: Free VW/Banshee stuff
Replies: 6
Views: 3489

Re: Free VW/Banshee stuff

Well you probably have less than $2 in scrap (not worth the haul to the yard) You might just haul them with you to the sand (next time you go ) and have a Free parts box with a donation envelope stuck on the side :D I could probably get rid of the starter and drums (here in Yuma AZ) Have you seen my...
by r erfert
Sun Jul 27, 2008 8:12 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Sloppy in our thoughts RESURRECTED 7/28/09
Replies: 92
Views: 14169

Re: Sloppy in our thoughts

We will [-o< for good news....Hell I haven't even met him yet (my fault) need to get out more.
Get well soon sloppy.
by r erfert
Sat Jul 26, 2008 11:23 am
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: More Manx upgrades - Suspension
Replies: 81
Views: 32732

Re: More Manx upgrades - Suspension

:shock: I checked for updates and thought Crap, he's working on his car again......I need to get out and finish up my project before he finishes his :D Looks like I still have a few days lead. Here are some pictures of the seat sliders on the purple project (Purple Project :) that has a good ring to...
by r erfert
Tue Jul 08, 2008 8:55 pm
Forum: Sandrail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle • Buy & Sell
Topic: Got Beam ?? Long Travel Trailing Arms $150
Replies: 6
Views: 2761

Re: Got Beam ?? Long Travel Trailing Arms $150

RaddRide wrote:Sorry spindles have been sold , just have arms w/ bushings
thru rod only arms?
how about $125 shipped to Yuma Az 85364 (commercial address)
by r erfert
Tue Jul 08, 2008 8:47 pm
Forum: Misc • Gear • Tools • Buy & Sell
Topic: I'm looking for a quality 1+carat round diamond
Replies: 5
Views: 3160

Re: I'm looking for a quality 1+carat round diamond

I have a 5 carat Diamonaire I'll sell you...she'll never know the difference :lol: :lol: :lol: Thanks but 5 carat is too big And a non natural diamond Yes I'll know the difference. What is the penalty when she finds out? I figured I'd put the word out that I'm looking. Someone might be getting Dive...
by r erfert
Mon Jul 07, 2008 11:03 pm
Forum: Misc • Gear • Tools • Buy & Sell
Topic: I'm looking for a quality 1+carat round diamond
Replies: 5
Views: 3160

I'm looking for a quality 1+carat round diamond

I guess this is a Misc topic?
or would that be Miss :lol:

Anyone looking to Pawn one?

G color VS2 GIA or AGS

I figured I'm looking just about everywhere else Why not here.
by r erfert
Sun Jul 06, 2008 2:54 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Work'n on the daughters car now
Replies: 8
Views: 1390

Re: Work'n on the daughters car now

So someone needs to quit stomping there feet when listening to music [-X (pulling wires out under the dash ) :D
It's a 90'ies era ford.....known for wiring issues (even electrical fires) melting head light switches.
by r erfert
Sun Jul 06, 2008 1:36 pm
Forum: Sandrail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle • Buy & Sell
Topic: Single Seat Buggy Project
Replies: 3
Views: 1381

Re: Single Seat Buggy Project

You should add a few bolts and make this a roller.
Where is it located?
by r erfert
Thu Jul 03, 2008 7:40 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Work'n on the daughters car now
Replies: 8
Views: 1390

Re: Work'n on the daughters car now

Sloppy you might be able to hear the solinoid click when you press the brake pedal or feel it in the shifter? Brake on/off switch?? Wouldn't think so? it should have a solinoid by the auto shift lever,but then again something has to send a signal to the solinoid. Sorry No I dont have a book for that.
by r erfert
Thu Jul 03, 2008 7:30 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Need Help with my VW 2 seater
Replies: 8
Views: 2297

Re: Need Help with my VW 2 seater

Ok I'll be first That shock set up is Crap dont waste your time and fox shocks on that set up (you will just ruin another pair of shocks) First off the lower spring plate is cut off of the torsion housing (I would say you now have no lower stop) well your shock is taking all the strain when the tire...
by r erfert
Wed Jul 02, 2008 10:54 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Need Help with my VW 2 seater
Replies: 8
Views: 2297

Re: Need Help with my VW 2 seater

Looking at your picture your shocks are just about bottoming out (according to the little rubber shaft rings) Might try preloading the rear torsion a bit more?
Also the angle of the rear shock does not look like it follows the same arch movement of the axle?
by r erfert
Tue Jul 01, 2008 11:41 pm
Forum: Sandrail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle • Buy & Sell
Topic: wanted: 4 seat vw sandrail
Replies: 12
Views: 3802

Re: wanted: 4 seat vw sandrail

Gallery is down so I cant get to the pictures (I dont have all the parts in one area, mostly stored inside) Toys for big boys OR 4 seat Bugpack frame? used Smoothies and Paddles on Douglas aluminum wheels aluminum Jamar beam sedan IRS trans OR (bus .002 option ) 2054cc VW ( needs assembly) 4 Fibergl...
by r erfert
Tue Jul 01, 2008 7:27 pm
Forum: Sandrail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle • Buy & Sell
Topic: wanted: 4 seat vw sandrail
Replies: 12
Views: 3802

Re: wanted: 4 seat vw sandrail

Good luck in your search
Interested in a project for $3500 - $4000?
by r erfert
Sun Jun 29, 2008 10:48 am
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: More Manx upgrades - Suspension
Replies: 81
Views: 32732

Re: More Manx upgrades - Suspension

I knew I should have test fit those axles with the vw transmission on the pan before cutting it apart :shock: #-o I was under the impression you did that already. have to dig out the set of stock bus axles...but I don't think they will be the right length either. Worth a shot, but now I'm really st...
by r erfert
Fri Jun 27, 2008 10:10 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Supreme Court Throws Out Handgun Ban
Replies: 14
Views: 2345

Re: Supreme Court Throws Out Handgun Ban

Guns don't kill people, people kill people.

And some of the elected making the decisions cant comprehend the facts.
by r erfert
Mon Jun 23, 2008 8:50 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: 930 CV joint upgrade Help
Replies: 11
Views: 3734

Re: 930 CV joint upgrade Help

You might need to check for full drop and then check for the CV bind and then adjust the strap and shock just before the CV bind.....What pressure is in the nitrogen shocks (Probably have to have a regulator of some sorts to dump just a little pressure)
by r erfert
Sun Jun 22, 2008 9:08 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: 930 CV joint upgrade Help
Replies: 11
Views: 3734

Re: 930 CV joint upgrade Help

I'll take a stab at that answer. Depending on what you are running now? 930's at 22 degrees will be fine. (easy to change out parts) You will need the output flanges from the transmission, the 930 CV's, axles that are the same spline as the 930 CV's, and a stub axle at the wheel that work with what ...
by r erfert
Sat Jun 21, 2008 8:22 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: More Manx upgrades - Suspension
Replies: 81
Views: 32732

Re: More Manx upgrades - Suspension

Class is moving to J's house.
His car must have ate good at my house Look at the rear end Barely fits on the trailer :lol:
by r erfert
Wed Jun 11, 2008 6:03 pm
Forum: Sandrail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle • Buy & Sell
Topic: Buggy For Sale ***SOLD ***
Replies: 27
Views: 5434

Re: Buggy For Sale

Any new word yet Crash?? Last year I won a set of stock VW IRS arms from a local guy in Yuma AZ for $0.99 and he said I could pick the item up locally when I was in town to save on shipping....The auction ran it's course with no more bidders and closed at $0.99, after a few weeks of calling this guy...
by r erfert
Tue Jun 10, 2008 9:32 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: More Manx upgrades - Suspension
Replies: 81
Views: 32732

Re: More Manx upgrades - Suspension

Next class when Jason has time will be
gussets 101

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by r erfert
Tue Jun 10, 2008 8:38 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: More Manx upgrades - Suspension
Replies: 81
Views: 32732

Re: More Manx upgrades - Suspension

It's not that Rick can't weld upside down...it's just that he'd rather not have to :D Well I couldn't help myself....after 5 practice welds upside down on the green frame I figured what the heck I still have about 30 minutes of daylight. Had a slight problem with the welder about half way thru (and...
by r erfert
Mon Jun 09, 2008 10:30 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: More Manx upgrades - Suspension
Replies: 81
Views: 32732

Re: More Manx upgrades - Suspension

:D Page 2
Another somewhat eventfull day till we ran out of daylight.
One step forward one step back to rethink the situation
At this rate it should be on wheels by Saturday?
by r erfert
Sat Jun 07, 2008 10:44 am
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: Rear Negative Camber and shock mount placement Follow up
Replies: 5
Views: 1931

Re: Rear Negative Camber and shock mount placement Follow up

Just noticing the rear seat belts....IMO Should add a bar right behind the seat in the correct position to mount the seat belts better.
by r erfert
Sat Jun 07, 2008 10:34 am
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: More Manx upgrades - Suspension
Replies: 81
Views: 32732

Re: More Manx upgrades - Suspension

I did do a smell/sniff check off camera on the fuel tank not much for fumes left....very slight wiff of varnish. In my defense there was a blue rag shoved into the hose that must have been used to clean hands #-o It will get replaced with another rag :) If I remember right the fuel tank fitting was ...
by r erfert
Thu Jun 05, 2008 7:17 am
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: More Manx upgrades - Suspension
Replies: 81
Views: 32732

Re: More Manx upgrades - Suspension

Sure looks like a lot of progress for a year....

Been a year already :roll: That just means one of my projects is 2 going on 3 this year.
by r erfert
Wed Jun 04, 2008 10:04 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: More Manx upgrades - Suspension
Replies: 81
Views: 32732

Re: More Manx upgrades - Suspension

MattV wrote:IS it just me, or does somone have way too many projects...
It's just you :lol:
With all the ADD running around :roll: We all need 6 projects to keep us grounded.
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June 4th it looks like this today =D>
by r erfert
Mon Jun 02, 2008 9:22 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Dunes and weather this weekend?
Replies: 32
Views: 6956

Re: Dunes and weather this weekend?

We were down at Gordon's Well for the Memorail Day weekend. The weather was absolutely perfect and there was maybe a dozen camps in the whole area. I made it out to gordons also with the new to me quad for the first time two dozen camps tops Actually duned twice for an hour each ride and only came ...
by r erfert
Thu Apr 10, 2008 6:40 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: !!!!!!!!!!!!!!SandRail!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 62
Views: 13197

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

Sorry about mangling your attachments there Rick. When we took phpBB3 live I apparently forgot to reset the thumbnail settings for larger images. I just set them but since yours were uploaded before I set them they didn't get thumbnails created. So people will have to click on your images to see th...
by r erfert
Wed Apr 09, 2008 9:37 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: !!!!!!!!!!!!!!SandRail!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 62
Views: 13197

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

Speeking of deals and more work than anyone really wants to put in :roll: I picked this frame up in California for a quick project :lol: I paid $444 on ebay for the frame a built IRS transmission and assorted parts (the IRS trans is worth $700+ itself) http://www.yumaduners.com/albums/album41/d8_1.j...
by r erfert
Tue Apr 08, 2008 5:57 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: !!!!!!!!!!!!!!SandRail!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 62
Views: 13197

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

crash wrote:Always expect more work than it first appears. Especially on something this old.
Crash means you will most definetly have more work involved that you think.

Remember back to your last project #-o
by r erfert
Tue Apr 08, 2008 5:55 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: !!!!!!!!!!!!!!SandRail!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 62
Views: 13197

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

I'd have to agree with sloppy on the Baja =D> http://i30.tinypic.com/jq50mr.jpg If it has a good title....See if the owner will let you put a battery in it and try to fire it off?? Looks good and complete from the pictures you posted, Just might be worth the $500 and tell the owner you will keep him...
by r erfert
Mon Apr 07, 2008 10:14 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: !!!!!!!!!!!!!!SandRail!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 62
Views: 13197

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

OK I'm aware of that whole "twelve days of Christmas", but I'm pretty sure April fools day is just that...A DAY. OK Heres another way you MIGHT want to go about this. Take the $750 you have now and just start buying parts. Start with a decent type one trans and a pair of shocks. Put those away. Whe...
by r erfert
Mon Apr 07, 2008 6:20 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: !!!!!!!!!!!!!!SandRail!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 62
Views: 13197

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

Sand rail NO :roll: Parts yes Parts list consist of .......a VW pan with a ball joint front end and some steering parts, a swing axle rear torsion housing with a swing axle transmission, a dual port motor, and a few tires. Whats it worth?? The Front end IF not bent $50 The Vw Pan without a title?? T...
by r erfert
Sun Apr 06, 2008 2:52 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: !!!!!!!!!!!!!!SandRail!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 62
Views: 13197

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

James9r9r wrote:All he says is that it needs rewired ?
IMO If it doesnt run It's not worth $1500

Hear it run and start the negotiations on price.
by r erfert
Sat Apr 05, 2008 8:52 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: !!!!!!!!!!!!!!SandRail!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 62
Views: 13197

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

Ok well I think I have found what im going to buy http://i25.tinypic.com/2eptvex.jpg They are asking $1500 is that a good price ? Also what brand is this ? Looks like another home build....Round TUBING your getting closer =D> $1500 for one picture and no parts description would be on the high side....
by r erfert
Fri Apr 04, 2008 2:49 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: !!!!!!!!!!!!!!SandRail!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 62
Views: 13197

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

Well the guy said theres 2 extra Trans so theres 3 Trannys total and he said the motor ran when he pulled it and garaged it... Why would he pull it in the first place ? :| He said theres not much I would have to do to get it running but hook up a clutch cable,Throttle, And brakes ? Should I get it ...
by r erfert
Thu Apr 03, 2008 8:40 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: !!!!!!!!!!!!!!SandRail!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 62
Views: 13197

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

I've been known to build a car or two :lol: Parts are parts On that note I see about 100/200 worth of parts if they are salvageable salvageable being the key word here..... The frame ( IF you can call it that ) [-X Death trap comes to mind..... Better safe than sorry when it comes to the OOPS #-o I'...
by r erfert
Sat Mar 29, 2008 9:50 pm
Forum: ATV • Motorcycle • Buy & Sell
Topic: for sale 1987 lt 80
Replies: 3
Views: 1424

Re: for sale 1987 lt 80

email for pic's With our upgraded board, you can now attach photos from your PC directly into your posts. When creating your post, scroll down below the message box and there will be another box with Filename next to. Click the Browse button, select the photo you want, and hit Add the file. Good lu...
by r erfert
Tue Mar 18, 2008 6:16 pm
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: Best place to hang an RV plate on a Quad ??
Replies: 3
Views: 2730

I think technically they are supposed to be on the side towards the rear of a bike, but I made a nice aluminum combo plate that holds my tail light and my green sticker. I assume you mean green sticker, but if you're talking some other state besides CA, I have no clue as to where it SHOULD be. Gree...
by r erfert
Mon Mar 17, 2008 10:19 pm
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: Best place to hang an RV plate on a Quad ??
Replies: 3
Views: 2730

Best place to hang an RV plate on a Quad ??

Pictures if you got them :)

Thanks,
by r erfert
Mon Mar 10, 2008 12:40 pm
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: 250R out with the old 83 in with the new 84
Replies: 28
Views: 7389

what's wrong with it? Needs a rider :lol: Seriously been Sitting 3 years (PO said was the wifes bike) Light roll once bent front light guard, paint off the rear swing arm from the battery acid spill, and broken rear light lens..... Did see a good smack in the lower right A-arm. Starts and runs, put...

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