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Forum: General Chit Chat 09-05-2017, 09:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 450
Posted By Groucho
Talking You guys are great! It has been awesome seeing...

You guys are great! It has been awesome seeing folks come in from the RS community. I have been lurking here and there, mostly living vicariously through the trip reports section.

Unfortunately the...
Forum: Ham & CB Radio Corner 04-23-2017, 02:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 657
Posted By Groucho
Just find a practice site online and go thru the...

Just find a practice site online and go thru the questions several times. Honestly, the test is not that hard, just some electrical theory and a bit of technical operating stuff, mixed with HAM radio...
Forum: Cruise Moab - TLCA Sanctioned Event hosted by Rising Sun 01-28-2017, 11:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 420
Posted By Groucho
Hey--I remember being at some of those! Like most...

Hey--I remember being at some of those! Like most of the first and second lines...

I even still have my t-shirt from 2000. It is a bit ratty.
Forum: 4Wheeling and Event Staging Area 12-22-2016, 11:33 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,010
Posted By Groucho
Thanks to all for a great night! We really...

Thanks to all for a great night! We really enjoyed talking with everybody.

Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas!
Forum: Ham & CB Radio Corner 11-03-2016, 09:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 648
Posted By Groucho
We did a 2M antenna building class many years ago...

We did a 2M antenna building class many years ago with the Club. I may still have all the parts needed to put a few together. I will take a look and see what inventory I have. It might be good for...
Forum: General Chit Chat 09-28-2016, 10:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 622
Posted By Groucho
I remember that day. Little G-man and Kenosha...

I remember that day. Little G-man and Kenosha assisting in photography.

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Doesn't seem like so long ago, but 7 years have gone by since then...I still have my ambers, just not on...
Forum: Ham & CB Radio Corner 03-04-2016, 07:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 423
Posted By Groucho
Boy, if I had a few extra moments and $90, I'd...

Boy, if I had a few extra moments and $90, I'd make that. Just to say I did.
Forum: 4Wheeling and Event Staging Area 07-24-2015, 06:26 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 16,609
Posted By Groucho
We will catch up with perry and see if we can do...

We will catch up with perry and see if we can do anything from this end.
Forum: 4Wheeling and Event Staging Area 07-24-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 16,609
Posted By Groucho
Anyone who is coming, please bring fire wood.

Anyone who is coming, please bring fire wood.
Forum: 4Wheeling and Event Staging Area 07-24-2015, 03:06 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 16,609
Posted By Groucho
Sorry to hear about all the folks who had to drop...

Sorry to hear about all the folks who had to drop out, hope you guys get fixed what you needed or keep moving on the project you're working on.
Forum: 4Wheeling and Event Staging Area 07-24-2015, 03:05 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 16,609
Posted By Groucho
Perry and I have officially moved to RS-02 which...

Perry and I have officially moved to RS-02 which is 146.580 as RS-01 which is 146.460 was having all sorts of static and feedback over here. I will probably be doing a scan monitoring both...
Forum: 4Wheeling and Event Staging Area 07-23-2015, 03:32 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 16,609
Posted By Groucho
Updated campsite location!!!

Our site got taken by the time we got out there yesterday. Found a better spot 3/4 mile closer to Pitkin.

38 36' 9" N 106 28' 2" W

Basically just across the creek from the intersection of fsr...
Forum: 4Wheeling and Event Staging Area 07-22-2015, 01:03 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 16,609
Posted By Groucho
Pitkin and Quartz creek campground both have put...

Pitkin and Quartz creek campground both have put toilets and potable water. Pitkin CG is just a short run down the road, not necessarily walking distance. Pitkin has a general store as well. Like I...
Forum: 4Wheeling and Event Staging Area 07-20-2015, 10:17 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 16,609
Posted By Groucho
Perry has the correct coordinates. It is usually...

Perry has the correct coordinates. It is usually open this time of year (at least in the middle of the week), but you never know with the way people are getting out of town this summer. This spot...
Forum: 4Wheeling and Event Staging Area 07-19-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 16,609
Posted By Groucho
Drew, At Tincup you can opt to take Cottonwood...

Drew,

At Tincup you can opt to take Cottonwood pass over to Buena Vista and head home. It will put you on the road back about 1-1.5 hours ahead of if you went over Tincup pass back into St. Elmo....
Forum: 4Wheeling and Event Staging Area 05-18-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 16,609
Posted By Groucho
Exclamation To ensure that everyone is aware...

Perry and I have been communicating back and forth about how to handle the issues that have seemed to sprung up surrounding how popular this run has become.

The focus is to make sure the run comes...
Forum: 4Wheeling and Event Staging Area 05-16-2015, 12:05 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 16,609
Posted By Groucho
It's a good idea, and there are more than enough...

It's a good idea, and there are more than enough folks who have done the run more than once to help facilitate a second trip.

I have all the print material stored and will let it out to whomever...
Forum: 4Wheeling and Event Staging Area 05-15-2015, 11:02 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,323
Posted By Groucho
I just read Perry's copy of the book Argentine...

I just read Perry's copy of the book Argentine Central. Reading your post reminded me that while the railroad relied highly on mining traffic from around the Waldorf area, tourist traffic provided...
Forum: 4Wheeling and Event Staging Area 05-15-2015, 01:07 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 16,609
Posted By Groucho
Lightbulb Just to elaborate and summarize...

I know that sounds counter-intuitive, but bear with us.

When we started the Ghost Town Run in 2005, we had the idea of sharing with folks in the club a run we had done as a family a few years in a...
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 05-12-2015, 06:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 408
Posted By Groucho
80 series Full length rack (Con-ferr style) with brackets

I made this rack at the shop about 8-9 years ago when I was doing the TallowPot Engineering stuff. It has sat in my yard since I sold my 80 in December of 2010 to get the blue hundo. I want to see it...
Forum: 4Wheeling and Event Staging Area 05-12-2015, 05:53 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,323
Posted By Groucho
Perry and I plan on doing some snooping along the...

Perry and I plan on doing some snooping along the Argentine Central grade (most of Argentine pass is this grade, or close to it) in the next two weeks. I will report what we find for snow if we get...
Forum: Ham & CB Radio Corner 03-01-2015, 10:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 983
Posted By Groucho
Matt, Even though Andrea thinks I am a dork for...

Matt,

Even though Andrea thinks I am a dork for suggesting it, I think using a spool of copper stranded wire and connecting the coax to it in a simple fashion would impress the scouts a little more...
Forum: 4Wheeling and Event Staging Area 03-01-2015, 09:46 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 16,609
Posted By Groucho
So Andrea and I have this penciled in for our...

So Andrea and I have this penciled in for our possibly one and only 'Cruiser run this year. We hope to support Perry in the background if he needs it, but mostly to just get out of the brewery and...
Forum: 4Wheeling and Event Staging Area 03-01-2015, 09:40 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 7,436
Posted By Groucho
My future wife (at the time) helped me move down...

My future wife (at the time) helped me move down there. She also visited me almost once a month while I was down there. Today she is my wife, but at the time she was just my fiancee. And, no, she...
Forum: 4Wheeling and Event Staging Area 01-28-2015, 10:50 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 7,436
Posted By Groucho
Coker was a great head. I learned a lot from him,...

Coker was a great head. I learned a lot from him, and have about 4 paintings he did a decade or so ago. He always had some great stories to tell. After working for the D&SNGRR and the C&TSRR for so...
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