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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-21-2014, 10:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 752
Posted By gonridn
:beer hey, thank you for the kind words and...

:beer

hey, thank you for the kind words and the plug. i'm glad you were able to get back on the road and make it home.

cheers!

gonridn
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-05-2013, 01:01 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 21,192
Posted By gonridn
that was a great report gary, i don't know why i...

that was a great report gary, i don't know why i did not see it sooner. its good to see the bigrig being used the right way. plus she already knew the way.

...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-02-2013, 10:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,152
Posted By gonridn
scorpion knows what he's talking about. if it...

scorpion knows what he's talking about. if it says 25, do not be over even a little bit! as far as rooms it would be a good idea to call ahead. there is a big solar project underway just outside of...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-02-2013, 10:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,153
Posted By gonridn
wild horses? yeah i think i can show you some....

wild horses? yeah i think i can show you some. taken in my back yard.
http://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-snc6/267922_2220146907292_7865778_n.jpg
actually a pretty emotionally charged issue...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-31-2013, 01:53 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,729
Posted By gonridn
this the top of ophir pass in late june back in...

this the top of ophir pass in late june back in 2009. at the other end the snow must have been 8 to 10 feet deep. i decided not to risk it.

glad you had a good ride sir, nevada is truly a special...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-21-2013, 08:54 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,729
Posted By gonridn
hey jim, sent you a PM.

hey jim, sent you a PM.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-20-2013, 12:30 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,729
Posted By gonridn
hey there. was at middlegate yesterday and could...

hey there. was at middlegate yesterday and could still see plenty of snow on the arc dome area of the toiyabe. trying to get from ophir to yomba isn't going to be doable for some time yet. i have...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-16-2013, 08:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,024
Posted By gonridn
Gabbs is a great waystation on the way to central...

Gabbs is a great waystation on the way to central nevada, and i do love me the Dummar burger!
hey wait a minute, i see my old bike in that photo! i'm glad to see it being used the way it was meant...
Forum: Racing 05-22-2012, 10:04 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 48,058
Posted By gonridn
thanks mike! you should be all tuned up after...

thanks mike!
you should be all tuned up after the 1000 last month. be sure and beep your horn on your way through nevada's garden spot!
Forum: Racing 05-22-2012, 09:59 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 48,058
Posted By gonridn
zack05, that is more correct. but why beat...

zack05, that is more correct. but why beat yourself and your chasers up? the reason i go out there to rawhide is to save your guy's resources a little bit. i'll pit for anyone and stick around until...
Forum: Racing 05-22-2012, 11:32 AM
Replies: 597
Views: 48,058
Posted By gonridn
i don't think it is possible to make from gabbs...

i don't think it is possible to make from gabbs to the rawhide pit before your racer gets there. while the road in is very good dirt the distances are such that you would have to drive at trophy...
Forum: Racing 05-21-2012, 09:34 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 48,058
Posted By gonridn
hhmmmm. my ears were burning.(thanks for the...

hhmmmm. my ears were burning.(thanks for the heads up mike)

of course i plan to be at rawhide again this year. why wouldn't i want to hang out in the hottest, most desolate and remote pit on the...
Forum: Thumpers 05-09-2012, 04:40 PM
Replies: 7,855
Views: 1,643,854
Posted By gonridn
thanks for the kind words dave, we try. you...

thanks for the kind words dave, we try.
you just need to steer clear of them rough towns!

craig
Forum: Old's Cool 04-30-2012, 11:52 PM
Replies: 248
Views: 113,425
Posted By gonridn
well i feel like a big dope not having come...

well i feel like a big dope not having come across this thread earlier. i love the old sleds. they were pretty much on their way out as i started my racing in the desert.
i was so fortunate to get...
Forum: Ride reports 04-14-2012, 12:24 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 31,606
Posted By gonridn
Alexa, and Kevin, what a great ride report! thank...

Alexa, and Kevin, what a great ride report! thank you. and it was great to see you two again today. you cheered me up a little after what has been a not so good week.

craig
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-16-2012, 06:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,988
Posted By gonridn
that photo of the cover of DB brings back...

that photo of the cover of DB brings back memories, as it was the first issue i ever bought. at the time i was thrashing a monkey wards 100 around the empty field in my neighborhood. it didn't...
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-17-2011, 09:10 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 9,459
Posted By gonridn
Thumb my oh my thats good stuff! great report mike.

my oh my thats good stuff! great report mike.
Forum: Racing 08-20-2011, 10:53 AM
Replies: 219
Views: 22,080
Posted By gonridn
way to hang tough Phil. good ride yesterday!

way to hang tough Phil. good ride yesterday!
Forum: Racing 08-03-2011, 07:09 AM
Replies: 219
Views: 22,080
Posted By gonridn
and if anyone else is going to need fuel ot at...

and if anyone else is going to need fuel ot at rawhide contact me here, or call me at work during the day
775 267-3767


craig/gonridn
Forum: Racing 07-03-2011, 10:03 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 22,080
Posted By gonridn
thanks Mike! next time i'll have my multi fit...

thanks Mike! next time i'll have my multi fit spokewrench in my back pocket.
Forum: Racing 07-03-2011, 08:46 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 22,080
Posted By gonridn
hey all! i will be going out to the Rawhide pit...

hey all!
i will be going out to the Rawhide pit again this year, and i'll pour gas for anyone that needs it. i have plenty of gas cans and access to drybreak quick fill. if you need my services PM...
Forum: Racing 04-03-2011, 01:10 PM
Replies: 2,575
Views: 139,405
Posted By gonridn
can you just imagine if a NASCAR driver was taken...

can you just imagine if a NASCAR driver was taken out that many times in that few races by the same knothead? someone would be coming back from behind the trailers with a busted up face.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-04-2011, 06:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,564
Posted By gonridn
kind of suprised to see the story showing up...

kind of suprised to see the story showing up outside of Nevada. i still kind of feel sick to my stomach over the idea. the next thing that should be dangling from a cottonwood should be the assholes...
Forum: Racing 12-26-2010, 12:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 717
Posted By gonridn
Patty, thanks for the update.

Patty, thanks for the update.
Forum: Thumpers 12-25-2010, 12:55 PM
Replies: 4,353
Views: 737,878
Posted By gonridn
awwww, lighten up francis. i was trying to get a...

awwww, lighten up francis. i was trying to get a rise outa george, i know he peeks on here occasionally.

merry christmas!!
Forum: Thumpers 12-23-2010, 05:24 PM
Replies: 4,353
Views: 737,878
Posted By gonridn
hmmm? he looks kinda old, and stuff.

hmmm? he looks kinda old, and stuff.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-22-2010, 11:01 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 921
Posted By gonridn
it has been my experience that the mineral county...

it has been my experience that the mineral county deputies are really cool about quasi legal looking dualsport bikes. never had a problem with them, and that makes Hawthorne a great place to ride to,...
Forum: Racing 09-11-2010, 05:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,577
Posted By gonridn
what James realy needs to do is chase off any...

what James realy needs to do is chase off any knucklehead that has anything to do with MTV, kick the ass of the next person that says the words"Supercross Only Contract" and go back to being a...
Forum: Racing 09-11-2010, 01:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,577
Posted By gonridn
i understand that he is done at THOR as well.

i understand that he is done at THOR as well.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-07-2010, 08:14 PM
Replies: 1,148
Views: 101,337
Posted By gonridn
i took my driving test in my dads work truck....

i took my driving test in my dads work truck. tool box's, ladder racks and all that stuff. then we unloaded his '71 AT1 yamaha out of the back(it was the only thing in our garage that still had a...
Forum: Racing 09-03-2010, 01:30 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 8,387
Posted By gonridn
michael, you were pretty much on the pony...

michael,
you were pretty much on the pony express trail from a couple miles west of Top Gun to Weeks. it more or less is the road with some variations out into the desert along side of it. you can...
Forum: Racing 08-24-2010, 05:50 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 26,223
Posted By gonridn
mike... if it was easy everyone would do it! ...

mike... if it was easy everyone would do it!
way to hang in there!

craig
Forum: Racing 08-18-2010, 10:35 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 8,387
Posted By gonridn
predicted conditions: hotter than hell, and...

predicted conditions: hotter than hell, and dusty!

if anyone needs a splash at rawhide, let me know.
Forum: Racing 08-13-2010, 02:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 838
Posted By gonridn
Frank "Scoop" Vessels

Up-Tite George just stopped in for a quickie visit on his way to a family reunion, and he let me know that Frank Vessels lost his life the other day in a plane crash in oregon. too bad, he was a heck...
Forum: Racing 08-04-2010, 12:39 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 26,223
Posted By gonridn
i will be.

i will be.
Forum: Thumpers 06-05-2010, 12:09 PM
Replies: 79,002
Views: 8,669,602
Posted By gonridn
my 650l had the frame break in exactly the same...

my 650l had the frame break in exactly the same spot. i was able to catch it before it cracked all the way through. i will shoot a photo of the repair and post it here as soon as i can. afterwards i...
Forum: Thumpers 06-04-2010, 04:42 PM
Replies: 79,002
Views: 8,669,602
Posted By gonridn
[quote=fritzcoinc]Remember if your riding mostly...

[quote=fritzcoinc]Remember if your riding mostly in the dirt you don't want maximum braking power. So a wave rotor, even though it has less contact area should be OK.



huh??:scratch

if...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-24-2010, 05:30 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,174
Posted By gonridn
i was out there 2 years ago and there was a new...

i was out there 2 years ago and there was a new ambulance with no markings and some sort of work truck with tool boxes sittting at the end of the runway. the guys standing around just kinda glanced...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-22-2010, 03:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 615
Posted By gonridn
hey AJ, this was just in the local paper. ...

hey AJ, this was just in the local paper.

...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-15-2010, 01:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 615
Posted By gonridn
the road in to the ruins is still open. there are...

the road in to the ruins is still open. there are certainly more appealing things to look at in the area than that old mill. and be aware that the Grand Prix will be running in Virginia City on the...
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