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Old 11-01-2016, 09:53 AM   #1
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Shouldn't be too long hopefully.
I picked up a '13 Freeride 146" for my son and a '14 Summit 154" for myself.
Hopefully we get some good snow and riding in.
Definitely will need to get some practice to figure out how to ride these right...
Couple of noobs and I am sure we will fall off often....LMAO
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Old 11-01-2016, 09:26 PM   #2
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Just have fun. That's the hole point. We are just sitting here itching to get the kids out to the cabin. It's like jeopardy music in my head all day waiting for snow!
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Old 11-02-2016, 04:30 AM   #3
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I wouldnt mind one bit if this winter was like last. Having to throw tire chains on everyday and still suckling seat cushion or beating on the trucks gets old real quick.

Had to hand off load 2 cords last night, one of the lovely "holy hell, really?!" driveways that was black ice, cliff on one side, steep angled both in the x and y axis, and an opening that was 8ft 2in wide. (Truck is 8ft 6in wide). About caught the clutch on fire just getting it backed in as close as I could. Houses glued so close together if you farted on the living room couch the guys 3 houses down would hear it.
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Old 11-02-2016, 05:49 AM   #4
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I'm ready to go play.

Hope this winter is good as last years
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Guess I owe every sledder an apology. Obviously my purchase=NO SNOW.
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Old 11-28-2016, 06:35 PM   #6
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I owned one for almost 2 years, put a whooping 46 miles on it, mostly riding in the ditch and farm field around the shop and house. No snow here and no time to go out of town to ride.


Instead I just go visit Maine every few years. Can ride 200 or 300 miles in a day.
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Old 11-29-2016, 07:24 AM   #7
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Guess I owe every sledder an apology. Obviously my purchase=NO SNOW.
I might have some fault in that too. The first year I actually purchased studded tires AND put in a brand new t-case...
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A$$ holes!
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Old 12-01-2016, 08:40 PM   #9
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[QUOTE]Houses glued so close together if you farted on the living room couch the guys 3 houses down would hear it./QUOTE]

LMAO!!! You're a better man than me. They could come get their own ****ed firewood.

Btw, we got a couple inches of snow the other day. It's been 3 years since we've had any. Everybody evidently completely lost their ability to drive........
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Got close to a foot at the house today!

Me and some buddy's headed down towards Valdez to ride this weekend.

Today I fired up the pro for the first time this season and rode around the yard.
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We got a whole whopping 1/8" here in Palmer. They didn't goof off with putting sand down though. Wasilla was a skating rink for some reason.
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Barely a dandruff shake at hatcher pass this afternoon. But in the last 3 hours we picked up an inch.
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I'm ready The RZR will be extra fun this year!



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I just put chains on mine. Dang
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Holy sh!t. I need to do that to a set of tires for my plow wheeler. lol
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That's bad a$$. Going to hook up like the ice sleds do.
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It's f%cking awesome! Unlimited traction. Hooks up more than a cheap wh0re in vegas.

I have 268 studs between all 4 tires. I tried out two different styles on the rear tires, one with a large backer and one with a smaller backer (shown on the table). The large backers held great on all 3, but the tire with the smaller backer leaks very slowly around the studs, so I will be changing those out to the larger style soon.

I got them mounted up and one ride in today though!







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sweet, surprised it holds air.
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I found snow last weekend


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Where oh where did you find that? Looks decent enough to have a good time
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I'd sure like to see a bunch of that white stuff around here.

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My guess is Valdez. Only place I've heard has enough snow.
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[QUOTE]I'd sure like to see a bunch of that white stuff around here.

Gus/QUOTE]

Holy cow! Who are you?

Man, I miss the hunting threads. You guys get out there this year?
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John, seriously, I'd ask for your man card for the Bud Light Platinum, but the studs on the bike...... :Speech: Not gonna say a word!

I saw a vid on youtube from awhile back of Doug eating a tree (the only tree on the entire mountain and he forked it). I was laughing for about a half hour. Good stuff!

Post that stuff up. At least links to the youtube vids......
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