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#61 olcowhand ONLINE  

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Posted November 24, 2013 - 08:35 AM

:nothingtoadd:

 

Next he'll suggest a brain bucket.................... :bigrofl:

 

Naw, no helmet for you guys.  Natural selection will take it's course!  :poke:    :bigrofl: 


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Posted November 24, 2013 - 09:06 AM

Extreme GT Adventures!

 

Don't let the legislators see that, or brain buckets will become mandatory on all GT's!


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Posted November 24, 2013 - 11:43 AM

Maybe put bed liner down, probably have to do it the spring but that would protect the wood and give the surface some traction.  I would think using chains that it would tear up the wood.


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Posted November 24, 2013 - 12:09 PM

My minor experience with chains on wood is that the chains don't bite well at all on wood.  Clear the snow off the wood and throw down sand, you should be good to go,  Any surface treatment on the wood would tend to be covered and filled in by ice and snow, so that probably won't work.

 

Advice from NC, home of the occasional ice storm and the rare snow storm!


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Posted November 24, 2013 - 01:33 PM

It won't be long, and that whole trail to get back there will be butthole deep in snow. Of course, he does have enough equipment to blow it out.......


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Posted November 24, 2013 - 06:44 PM

Nice bridge. I think some  center supports and at least a lip on each side to keep things from rolling into the chasm.



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Posted April 13, 2014 - 05:00 PM

It won't be long, and that whole trail to get back there will be butthole deep in snow. Of course, he does have enough equipment to blow it out.......

 

It was a beautiful day Friday, and I hadn't seen the bridge all winter, so

I took a run at it. I had to do something outside with a GT, and playing

in the dirt is still out of the question. :smilewink:

 

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I couldn't make the last 150 ft though. The ground got too uneven.

 

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Posted April 13, 2014 - 05:19 PM

Did you really take those pictures on Friday?

You still have that much snow up there?

Almost all the snow is gone where I am.


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Posted April 13, 2014 - 05:45 PM

Friday at noon. But we've had rain since yesterday afternoon, so that'll

be knocked down a lot by now.



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Posted April 13, 2014 - 05:46 PM

82 here today. .

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Posted April 14, 2014 - 10:46 AM

Man, that's a lot of white crap yet.
I hope you get to see the ground again before you head south for the plow day.

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Posted April 14, 2014 - 12:23 PM

How many days a year do you get to see something besides white??? :smilewink:



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Posted April 14, 2014 - 01:58 PM

How many days a year do you get to see something besides white??? :smilewink:

At the rate it's going, 3!


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Posted April 14, 2014 - 06:02 PM

At the rate it's going, 3!

 

Sure seems that way this year.

 

Going to -10c tonight and snow.

High -4c tomorrow.


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Posted April 15, 2014 - 03:49 AM

Sure seems that way this year.
 
Going to -10c tonight and snow.
High -4c tomorrow.

Aw heck, that's T-shirt weather for you guys, ain't it?




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