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Forum: General Chit Chat 09-29-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 214
Posted By Firetacoma
I have a strange love for these things. I...

I have a strange love for these things.

I learned to drive stick in a '78 Celica... to this day the only vehicle my parents ever bought new. They unfortunately sold it about 10 years ago.
Forum: General Chit Chat 07-25-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 331
Posted By Firetacoma
This company on mud gets great reviews and also...

This company on mud gets great reviews and also happens to be locally based.

http://forum.ih8mud.com/threads/great-experience-with-summit-auto-transport.625512/

EDIT: No personal experience.
Forum: General Chit Chat 07-21-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 727
Views: 44,871
Posted By Firetacoma
Spotted this beauty in Longmont yesterday at Home...

Spotted this beauty in Longmont yesterday at Home Depot. Anyone know it?
Forum: General Chit Chat 06-09-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 727
Views: 44,871
Posted By Firetacoma
Nice! I ride from there every day to Denver. ...

Nice! I ride from there every day to Denver. I'm usually in my Tacoma but occasionally drive my 40.

Nice rig!
Forum: General Chit Chat 06-06-2014, 07:26 AM
Replies: 727
Views: 44,871
Posted By Firetacoma
Spotted this one at the Park and Ride in...

Spotted this one at the Park and Ride in Louisville yesterday afternoon as I was headed home.

This has to be someone here, right?
Forum: General Chit Chat 06-05-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 760
Posted By Firetacoma
Cook a box of macaroni noodles, add a can of...

Cook a box of macaroni noodles, add a can of chili, top with cheese.

It's not gourmet but it's easy!
Forum: General Chit Chat 06-04-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 227
Posted By Firetacoma
My go-to close to town camping/wheeling area is...

My go-to close to town camping/wheeling area is Big Elk Meadow area west of Lyons.

I haven't been there since the floods so I can't vouch for openness or road conditions but there are great places...
Forum: General Tech Forum 05-13-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 116
Posted By Firetacoma
I think Chris is heading the Nisstec side of the...

I think Chris is heading the Nisstec side of the company... at least the last time I talked to him he was!
Forum: General Tech Forum 05-07-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 116
Posted By Firetacoma
http://www.nissteclifts.com/ Sister company to...

http://www.nissteclifts.com/

Sister company to Toytec.
Forum: General Chit Chat 04-25-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 534
Posted By Firetacoma
One of these years I may make it to Moab... or to...

One of these years I may make it to Moab... or to a club event!

Say hi to my cousin Adam from Torfab!
Forum: General Tech Forum 04-17-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 209
Posted By Firetacoma
Mine is parked most days because I have to pick...

Mine is parked most days because I have to pick up the kids after work. When I do get to drive it, I actually park in Louisville and take the bus to denver.

To answer your question, it's mostly...
Forum: General Tech Forum 04-15-2014, 07:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 209
Posted By Firetacoma
I went ahead and replaced the voltage regulator...

I went ahead and replaced the voltage regulator with a solid state version.

I can't say for sure yet if it's fixed my charging issue, but my ammeter needle doesn't bounce around like a mouse on...
Forum: General Tech Forum 04-11-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 209
Posted By Firetacoma
All very good suggestions... in fact, I know that...

All very good suggestions... in fact, I know that my negative terminal isn't tight (the bolt heads are stripped out. Maybe I'll start there and work my way towards the more complex.

Checking the...
Forum: General Tech Forum 04-11-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 209
Posted By Firetacoma
I have a cheap voltmeter. I'll check the output...

I have a cheap voltmeter. I'll check the output of the alternator with it on and see if it's actually functioning.

Steve, how do I check the voltage regulator for function? Or should I just...
Forum: General Tech Forum 04-10-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 209
Posted By Firetacoma
Charging issue

'77 40; battery keeps dying. The headlights flicker while driving, the voltmeter jumps all over the place.

I thought the alternator was bad, had it tested and it tested good.

The battery will...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing 03-08-2014, 05:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 906
Posted By Firetacoma
It is great! Unfortunately we don't get up there...

It is great! Unfortunately we don't get up there as much as I'd like to with work and kid schedules, but when we are there the amount of fun to be had is almost limitless!

Fishing boat, atvs,...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing 03-08-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 906
Posted By Firetacoma
Strangely, I've never fished the canyon, only the...

Strangely, I've never fished the canyon, only the reservoir. I will have to add that to my list though. It's only 20 minutes from the cabin!
Forum: Hunting and Fishing 03-08-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 906
Posted By Firetacoma
Has anyone ever brought gear to fish the Platte...

Has anyone ever brought gear to fish the Platte from the bottom of Hackett or Lonwater gluches? My father-in-law has a cabin right near there and it's on my list for this summer. We usually just...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing 03-07-2014, 06:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 274
Posted By Firetacoma
You know the saying if all you have is a hammer...

You know the saying if all you have is a hammer everything looks like a nail? I think that applies in this video in a big way.

He moved closer than he probably would have if the gun wasn't on his...
Forum: General Chit Chat 03-05-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 921
Posted By Firetacoma
Some day I'm going to make a meeting and actually...

Some day I'm going to make a meeting and actually become a real life member of this club... The darn meetings just happen to fall on the same nights as fire training. Doh!

Anyways, for fire...
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 03-03-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 129
Posted By Firetacoma
Spoken for, thanks!

Spoken for, thanks!
Forum: General Tech Forum 03-02-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 129
Posted By Firetacoma
Core returns?

I bought a couple items online (starter and water pump) and they don't seem to have any provision for returning them for core usage. I'm not as concerned about getting money back as I am about...
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 03-02-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 129
Posted By Firetacoma
All PMs have been replied to.

All PMs have been replied to.
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 03-02-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 129
Posted By Firetacoma
Icon IC2100-H and accessories

Up for sale is this ham rig that I used to use as a fire radio before I found out it wasn't exactly legal to be using it for emergency response use.

It has been modded for the emergency band.

They...
Forum: General Tech Forum 02-15-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 674
Posted By Firetacoma
Makes sense, will do! Should I replace the...

Makes sense, will do! Should I replace the gasket if it is too far in or will unscrewing it slightly fix the leak on its own?

It sure is a ton of work for a simple oil leak!
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