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by YFZ Bob
Mon Dec 06, 2004 8:43 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Theft at Buttercup
Replies: 24
Views: 3335

DOOR KNOB ALARM TESTED and APPROVED by BOB and GANG :wink: Maybe "HILLBILLY" but sure will wake up the entire camp :twisted: If it's windy. I'll Velcro the unit somewhere on the TOY. Barely move or touch the ALARM, it goes off!! Just set it, wait 10 seconds and its ARMED. (VIBRATION ACTIVATED) For ...
by YFZ Bob
Sun Dec 05, 2004 6:41 pm
Forum: Radio Control Toys, Monster Trucks & Model Rockets
Topic: New Traxxas Revo, anybody check it out yet?
Replies: 8
Views: 11257

Whoa... Another thing on my "I Want List"... :D
by YFZ Bob
Sun Dec 05, 2004 12:45 am
Forum: RV • Trailer • Tow Vehicle
Topic: Replacement fuel pump for filling station
Replies: 11
Views: 2993

Check out Holly Fuel Pumps... http://www.holley.com/HiOctn/ProdLine/Products/FMS/FMSFP/12-801-1.html Check out Summit Racing... http://store.summitracing.com/default.asp?target=esearch.asp&N=110&Ntk=KeywordSearch&Ntt=Electric+Fuel+Pump Conversion site... Just for fun: :wink: http://www.blagdonpump.c...
by YFZ Bob
Sat Dec 04, 2004 8:53 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Another ISDRA Map
Replies: 1
Views: 627

WOW, that's really nice! It's Almost as good as mine :lol: J/K :wink:
by YFZ Bob
Thu Dec 02, 2004 9:06 pm
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: What's the Dealio on Honda 450 pricing?
Replies: 5
Views: 1632

vansmack wrote:YFZ............ :lol:
We had a large show of YFZ's over Thanksgiving Weekend at Dumont from various YFZ Web sites... Needless to say, We CLEANED HOUSE 8)
I'm sure Honda will recover ...but that might be short lived. Rumors have it, that Yamaha will come out with a True 450cc in 06. :twisted:
by YFZ Bob
Thu Dec 02, 2004 7:23 pm
Forum: RV • Trailer • Tow Vehicle
Topic: Trojan T-105 6v Batteries
Replies: 57
Views: 15092

GB5... Dang, I should have went to you :( I paid $74.00 for T-105's. It was one of those, I need it now or stay home trip...
by YFZ Bob
Mon Nov 22, 2004 9:30 am
Forum: Dumont Dunes
Topic: Thanksgiving 2004
Replies: 21
Views: 5633

I'm was going to leave tonight... but this Sunny Southern California we're having put Wrench in my plans.
by YFZ Bob
Thu Nov 18, 2004 2:30 pm
Forum: Dumont Dunes
Topic: International Space Station Fly Over Thanksgiving weekend
Replies: 2
Views: 1614

Checked the viewing times for Glamis (92227). Looks like they're going to get a long viewing show too :wink:
by YFZ Bob
Wed Nov 17, 2004 11:13 pm
Forum: Dumont Dunes
Topic: International Space Station Fly Over Thanksgiving weekend
Replies: 2
Views: 1614

International Space Station Fly Over Thanksgiving weekend

ok, I'll admit it...I'm a Space Cadet... :lol: International Space Station to fly directly over head at Dumont Dunes during the Thanksgiving Holiday. http://www.nasa.gov/images/content/53720main_ISSforSandy.jpg Moving 3 times faster than a normal Jet Plane twice as bright as vinus. Not hard to miss ...
by YFZ Bob
Wed Nov 17, 2004 10:34 pm
Forum: RV • Trailer • Tow Vehicle
Topic: Trojan T-105 6v Batteries
Replies: 57
Views: 15092

Wealth of RV battery information, can be found here too! 8)
http://bart.ccis.com/home/mnemeth/12volt/12volt.htm
by YFZ Bob
Wed Nov 17, 2004 10:14 pm
Forum: Dumont Dunes
Topic: Thanksgiving 2004
Replies: 21
Views: 5633

Not a bad idea Ross... Checking out the Weather site. Low 40's and dipping into the high 30's. Burrrr.... looks like it going to be a 3 Dog night :lol: Just converted over to the 6 volt system Two 105 Trojan Batteries. Kick myself in the butt for not doing this sooner :roll: I'll let that heater run...
by YFZ Bob
Wed Nov 17, 2004 9:23 pm
Forum: Dumont Dunes
Topic: Thanksgiving 2004
Replies: 21
Views: 5633

:lol: We camp between D-3 and E-3 just south of the Survey Pole. Tight Wagon style circle too. We may end up making a coral with our vehicles to store our toys... At least it will keep the honest crooks out :? I'll let my Insurance man, worry about the stuff stolen from me.
by YFZ Bob
Wed Nov 17, 2004 7:31 pm
Forum: Dumont Dunes
Topic: Thanksgiving 2004
Replies: 21
Views: 5633

Thanksgiving 2004

We'll be there Tuesday morning! Look for my Big Green LED Light 8)

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Image :lol: :lol:
by YFZ Bob
Wed Nov 17, 2004 7:29 pm
Forum: Dumont Dunes
Topic: Came back early, some observations.
Replies: 5
Views: 2079

RichB wrote:Need a link to that map if you have it.

Rich
Here ya go Rich... We'll be there for sure too! Look for the BIG GREEN LIGHT
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by YFZ Bob
Mon Nov 08, 2004 3:40 pm
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: Banshee Air Cleaners
Replies: 9
Views: 2065

Whew, Glad to hear you're Up and Running again...
by YFZ Bob
Wed Nov 03, 2004 7:16 pm
Forum: GPS • Two-Way Radios
Topic: A Quandary
Replies: 7
Views: 3464

I have all the coordinates I am just trying to find that file that loads them into the GPS, otherwise it will take a long time to load them in one at a time. I think BansheeBob had that file? Bob are you out there? Bob's here! I'll Fix ya right up... I'll have seperate waypoints for Dumont and Glam...
by YFZ Bob
Sat Oct 16, 2004 10:13 pm
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: Banshee battery
Replies: 4
Views: 1218

Dennis,
Check this link out. Might point you in the right direction.
http://www.trailtech.net/dc_conversion.htm
by YFZ Bob
Wed Oct 13, 2004 9:54 pm
Forum: Dumont Dunes
Topic: Dumont Nights
Replies: 10
Views: 3402

Bob, We cover the cargo area in our trailer with carpet, after we unload the toys. This helps with the floor insulation on those cold nights. We also use those plugs for the vent, and pull the shades down at night to keep the draft entering in from the windows. We run two Interstate Group 27 batteri...
by YFZ Bob
Mon Oct 11, 2004 10:19 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: WWII aircraft burial ground?
Replies: 9
Views: 6978

Thanks for sharing the Air-Base Info !!! Always liked reading about the History of places we travel through... :D
by YFZ Bob
Sat Oct 09, 2004 9:35 pm
Forum: GPS • Two-Way Radios
Topic: ISDRA GeoPhoto N32*44.324' W114*52.507'
Replies: 13
Views: 11593

Cool, We could name it "LoBuck's Ridge" :D Glenn, check out this site. http://boulter.com/gps/ Convert's coordinates in any format. Here's another cool program I use. It's shareware but Fun to mess around with 8) It's called Topo Fusion http://www.topofusion.com The Main site may be down for updates...
by YFZ Bob
Sat Oct 09, 2004 12:48 pm
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: Banshee Air Cleaners
Replies: 9
Views: 2065

Great idea Bill. Support is better than nothing. I have a intake boot from another Banshee that had this same filter setup. Lasted couple of seasons, then ripped goiong through some bumps and jumps.
by YFZ Bob
Fri Oct 08, 2004 10:42 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: Project Clueless Fabrication
Replies: 11
Views: 1817

Hey "A"... Where's the Friends don't let (Girl) Friends ride--- poster... :lol:
by YFZ Bob
Fri Oct 08, 2004 5:49 pm
Forum: RV • Trailer • Tow Vehicle
Topic: motorhome hitch
Replies: 11
Views: 1908

ChuckZilla wrote:To Banshee Bob........Highland?? Yo neighbor! Greenspot & Weaver area here.
Chuck
Hello Chuck... Boulder and Pacific area.
by YFZ Bob
Thu Oct 07, 2004 9:43 pm
Forum: RV • Trailer • Tow Vehicle
Topic: motorhome hitch
Replies: 11
Views: 1908

I would add... Tire Ratings: The maximum load the tires are rated to carry, which like other ratings should not be exceeded. Take your MH to Riverside Hitch and Welding, they'll set you up. I 2nd that. Our shop mechanics deals with them, they do awesome FAB-Work :wink: Riverside Hitch & Trailer (909...
by YFZ Bob
Thu Oct 07, 2004 8:49 pm
Forum: GPS • Two-Way Radios
Topic: What am I missing? I know its something important.
Replies: 17
Views: 5141

in SoCal. Bob, You over by the 60/91/215? I'm near the 60/15. And NO it's not Ruboduex. [-( :wink: Near Glen Avon right. Highland, Where the Cross-town 30 & 330 meets. Looking at the ARRL site. The CITRUS BELT AMATEUR RADIO CLUB hold classes at PATTON STATE HOSPITAL :?: :shock: The mission of Patto...
by YFZ Bob
Thu Oct 07, 2004 6:51 pm
Forum: GPS • Two-Way Radios
Topic: What am I missing? I know its something important.
Replies: 17
Views: 5141

Where do I start Aye, another one has been turned down the dark path. :D Figure if Glenn could get it, I had a chance :lol: :lol: (Just kidding Glenn :wink: BIG CONGRATS on passing the test for the license!! ) Always been a Gadget guy... Why not give it a try. Checked out a few CW programs. I know ...
by YFZ Bob
Wed Oct 06, 2004 11:56 pm
Forum: GPS • Two-Way Radios
Topic: What am I missing? I know its something important.
Replies: 17
Views: 5141

Great!!!! I see I have some reading to do. Not a problem, I can always count on the experts here to help me through this :wink: Thanks again...
by YFZ Bob
Wed Oct 06, 2004 11:23 pm
Forum: GPS • Two-Way Radios
Topic: What am I missing? I know its something important.
Replies: 17
Views: 5141

Ok, all this HAM stuff is catching on... Where do I start :D
by YFZ Bob
Wed Oct 06, 2004 7:00 pm
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: GRAPHICS 86 HONDA 250 4 TRX
Replies: 2
Views: 889

Check it out 8)
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by YFZ Bob
Wed Oct 06, 2004 6:44 pm
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: YFZ-450 Decompression Plug Upgrade
Replies: 0
Views: 795

YFZ-450 Decompression Plug Upgrade

TIP: (the sound of the MASH UNIT 4077 loudspeaker crackle, crackle....) If you own a 04 model YFZ-450, I would suggest replacing the stock decompression plug with a Billet Plug. There's been reports of this plug blown out by crankcase pressure alone. Don't wait till it does to fix it. That $23.00 is...
by YFZ Bob
Wed Oct 06, 2004 6:28 pm
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: Banshee Air Cleaners
Replies: 9
Views: 2065

If there's no support for the filters, intake boots will tear sooner or later between the carbs and heads. If he's not into Racing up the hills or at the sand drags, I'd switch back to the stock box with the K&N ProFlo kit with Outerwares. 8)
by YFZ Bob
Wed Oct 06, 2004 12:44 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: WWII aircraft burial ground?
Replies: 9
Views: 6978

The Covoy along with the Water Fountain are long gone, BLM removed them a few years ago. :(
Take a good look at this map...
Patton's Camp site :?: 8)

Yellow Dot: Old Convoy site.
Red Dot: Patton's camp site.
by YFZ Bob
Sun Sep 19, 2004 12:05 pm
Forum: Dumont Dunes
Topic: Coordinates to the site of the old train wreck
Replies: 2
Views: 1616

Hello Ross, I don't have any Coordinates, but there were a few train wrecks out in that area. Very interesting history... http://www.ttrr.org The T&T Wrecks Dates and Events on the T&T http://www.ttrr.org/tt_text/ttwrk_01.html T&T Accident Report - ICC #760 7/Q1/21 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION IN ...
by YFZ Bob
Tue Sep 14, 2004 11:17 pm
Forum: Dumont Dunes
Topic: Satellite settings at Dumont.
Replies: 9
Views: 2831

Thanks for the quick response Bob. But Im still a little in the dark about this. I have Direct TV and they use 3 settings. Azmuth, Elevation and Tilt in degrees and nothing about feet ' or horizon Thanks. Fanof6, I have Direct TV also. I have an 18" Round Dish I bought on eBay for $10.00 plus Shipp...
by YFZ Bob
Mon Sep 13, 2004 9:19 pm
Forum: Dumont Dunes
Topic: Satellite settings at Dumont.
Replies: 9
Views: 2831

GPS Coordinates 35 N 116 W

Elevation = 46' above the horizon
Azimuth = 141' (SE)
by YFZ Bob
Fri Aug 20, 2004 11:48 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Al Gore nailed for speeding
Replies: 6
Views: 1166

Albert A. Gore, III, the former vice president's 21-year-old son 12 Aug 2000 Arrested for speeding, 97 MPH in a 55 MPH zone, Norfolk, NC. Gore Son Faces Charges in N.C. Speeding Case CURRITUCK, N.C., Aug. 19: Vice President Gore's son has a court date in North Carolina next month to face charges of ...
by YFZ Bob
Thu Aug 19, 2004 10:27 pm
Forum: Dumont Dunes
Topic: Cost
Replies: 33
Views: 7173

:lol: Hello Gang... Just thought I'd stop by and say I'm still around... Been really busy with WORK, Remodeling the home, and taking care of my mother. I NEED SAND!!!!!!! :lol: :lol: :lol: My work installed a Web Filter, ASA site is considered "SPORTS" and it's Blocked. In front of a PC all week, la...
by YFZ Bob
Sun May 09, 2004 9:04 pm
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: Discovery Channel: Go Kart Racing family story:
Replies: 6
Views: 1496

That was a GREAT SHOW Ross... It reminded me of our family when growing up. Dad fix'n the buggy so we could head to the dunes, Mom loading up the Van with everything but the kitchen sink. Yeah, that story hit close to home :wink:
by YFZ Bob
Sat May 01, 2004 10:05 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Cal Speedway...Who's going?
Replies: 11
Views: 1378

We'll be there Sunday.... Turn 4 8) Be there around 7:30 or sooner...
by YFZ Bob
Tue Apr 27, 2004 9:44 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: DUNE VIDEO
Replies: 17
Views: 2636

HEART Pounding Video! :lol:
I need MORE!!! :twisted:
by YFZ Bob
Wed Apr 21, 2004 10:55 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Beautiful but shocking work of Banshee Bob
Replies: 16
Views: 1763

WOW GUYS!!! Thanks for the complements. Doing what I can, keeping the dunes open. Made that map just after they closed portions of the dunes. (Jason's right, it's DeLorme TopoUSA) Hey Ross, I owe you a BEER! :wink: 8) I'm a legend in my own mind... :lol:
by YFZ Bob
Sun Apr 11, 2004 8:30 pm
Forum: ATV & Motorcycle
Topic: Banshee upper a-arm replacement?
Replies: 1
Views: 592

Nothing to it, simple to install... Plastic Bushing on both ends might be a little tough to remove.
by YFZ Bob
Sat Mar 27, 2004 10:27 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: A great, eazy Duners Tri Tip recipe w/pix:
Replies: 6
Views: 944

BAM!
We're BBQ'ing tonight... I'll give it a TRY, Thanks Ross!
by YFZ Bob
Sat Mar 27, 2004 10:01 am
Forum: ATV • Motorcycle • Buy & Sell
Topic: **SOLD** YAMAHA 60cc Quad... Pictures inside!
Replies: 0
Views: 810

**SOLD** YAMAHA 60cc Quad... Pictures inside!

FOR SALE $1,100.00 obo! Rider moved on to a 80cc... Great Starter bike for the young ones or camp bike. Starts first pull everytime. Kept in garage, and well taken care of. New Top-End, Clutch and Custom DG Pipe. Sounds AWESOME!!!! Green Sticker good through 2005 Contact: Bill or Christy for more i...
by YFZ Bob
Wed Mar 17, 2004 10:30 pm
Forum: Dumont Dunes
Topic: Good time at clean up
Replies: 5
Views: 1964

Had a Great time, you're right though... Didn't pick up as much as we thought we would... My trailer even jumped in some of that Clean-up action Thursday night, picked up a bolt on the way in only to wake up looking at a Flat (Ross, :wink:). Quick trip to Baker, $23.28 for the Patch and some of that...
by YFZ Bob
Mon Mar 15, 2004 12:24 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Death At Dumont?? Any other info?? (also posted under Dumont
Replies: 19
Views: 4989

Didn't want anyone here thinking I was a Thrill Seeker. I edited my post several times knowing Jay Moss and his friend may have been killed in the photo. Couldn't help but think, if posting the photo was the right thing to do. You're right though, It's not a close up, and the photo was taken (as par...
by YFZ Bob
Sun Mar 14, 2004 11:17 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Death At Dumont?? Any other info?? (also posted under Dumont
Replies: 19
Views: 4989

First of all, My condolenses to the families. Our Prayers go out to them. :( Standing outside my trailer that morning, I was setting up my camera to take a Pano of the dunes. Just as I snapped the 2nd photo of the pano, I got the accident scene just seconds after the sandrails stopped rolling... I w...
by YFZ Bob
Mon Mar 08, 2004 8:36 pm
Forum: Dumont Dunes
Topic: Last Wknd Was Great
Replies: 2
Views: 1103

Glad to hear your trip went Really Well!!!... Bummer Deal about your buddy's battery though, those aren't cheap either. Just hope this weather Cools down a bit before next weekend. 8)

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