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Old 08-09-2011, 09:20 AM   #10156
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Now 4G iPhone(3G speed) or Droid (3G/4G speed).
Droid...
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Old 08-09-2011, 09:33 AM   #10157
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Can you ride yet?
I could, but if I got caught, I would have to use your spare bed permanetly. My is having rotator cuff surgery Monday so we will be doing a bunch of cooking this weekend. I tried to explain to her that if she was going to suffer the aches and pains like we do, she might as well . She told me I was full of

Do you have a good source for estimating the value of hardware?

Colt 1911 Euro & Asian theaters Commemorative in presentation cases. I have seen wide swings in value. From $1250 to $3800 each. I saw an add for the two together for $8500. Too wide of a swing. I don't trust the guys out here. I have heard a coupl of horror stories from the Bass Pro guys.
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Old 08-09-2011, 09:46 AM   #10158
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Why? I have a 32 GB Ipod Touch and can pretty much clone it to an iphone. I do like the DTG for Droid better.
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Old 08-09-2011, 12:09 PM   #10159
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The new droid phones are better than the iPhone - I have an iPhone and if the new Droids - like the Incrediphone - were available when I bought the iPhone - I'd have one. Dealing with Apple sucks.
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Old 08-09-2011, 12:13 PM   #10160
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Do you have a good source for estimating the value of hardware?

Colt 1911 Euro & Asian theaters Commemorative in presentation cases. I have seen wide swings in value. From $1250 to $3800 each. I saw an add for the two together for $8500. Too wide of a swing. I don't trust the guys out here. I have heard a couple of horror stories from the Bass Pro guys.
The higher values are probably honest values. The low ball prices are coming from traders who want to buy cheap and sell high.

Look at the prices on Gunbroker, GunsAmerica and Auction Arms. That will give you a ball park estimate. PM me the particulars - condition, year of manufacture, fired/unfired, etc and I'll check my sources. I have a couple of clients who collect.
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Old 08-09-2011, 12:18 PM   #10161
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The higher values are probably honest values. The low ball prices are coming from traders who want to buy cheap and sell high.

Look at the prices on Gunbroker, GunsAmerica and Auction Arms. That will give you a ball park estimate. PM me the particulars - condition, year of manufacture, fired/unfired, etc and I'll check my sources. I have a couple of clients who collect.
Will do. I will check them out then send photos to your email.
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Old 08-09-2011, 04:56 PM   #10162
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Old 08-09-2011, 05:36 PM   #10163
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Yep.........We just had another reservist get activated for 18 months.

Good luck to Capt Don.
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Old 08-09-2011, 05:41 PM   #10164
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working on stuff outside...actually "cool" enough to do things without getting drenched after a couple minutes

Throttle linkage is due to arrive from Summit tomorrow..hopefully I'll have the "yeti" moving by the time you get back
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Old 08-09-2011, 05:53 PM   #10165
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The new droid phones are better than the iPhone - I have an iPhone and if the new Droids - like the Incrediphone - were available when I bought the iPhone - I'd have one. Dealing with Apple sucks.
As LONG as you don't mind expecting to not be hacked when doing any banking or investiments. Love the Droid features, but aIrports and other public spots are the new Wild West for stealing account info from Droid users.
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Old 08-09-2011, 05:59 PM   #10166
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working on stuff outside...actually "cool" enough to do things without getting drenched after a couple minutes

Throttle linkage is due to arrive from Summit tomorrow..hopefully I'll have the "yeti" moving by the time you get back
Keep plugging away my man. You'll get there.
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Old 08-09-2011, 06:08 PM   #10167
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Keep plugging away my man. You'll get there.
Got a few electrical bugs worked out tonight...
Only got a couple things before we're rolling:
connect the throttle and transmission linkage
replace a few vacuum hoses

After that:
aim the headlights
replace the seats
install the front rollbar and weld in cross bars
patch a "few soft spots" in the floor
fix the windshield wipers...they work too good...they won't shut off
Fix the tac
swap out the temperature gauge

ahhh hell, you get the idea....
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Old 08-09-2011, 06:16 PM   #10168
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Old 08-09-2011, 06:25 PM   #10169
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Taking your reply out of context....I am quite happy that you're old er
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Old 08-09-2011, 06:46 PM   #10170
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Being fully loaded with luggage and knobby tires is an interesting feeling.

I weighed everything and so far I have (in pounds):
  • Left (exhaust side)
    • pelican 23.2
    • ortlieb 8.2
  • Right
    • pelican 30
    • ortlieb 5.8
  • top case 22.3
  • fuel container (2 gallons) 12
Total w/o fuel container filled = 89.5
Total w/ fuel container filled = 101.5
(I googled that gasoline is 6 pounds/gallon)

I will probably add a few pounds when I put my clothes and a few last minute things in. The exhaust side is lighter on purpose.
So far the rok straps did their job. The ortlieb bags don't seem to be sliding around on top of the pelicans. I wasn't sure since the surface of the pelicans aren't large or flat.


The awesome thing is that I have a lot for room for more crap! I'm not using all the space I have.
That means I've learned a bit from my Alaska trip.
I won't use that extra room, though. Not at the start of the trip, at least.
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