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Looks good!

But you need to make a "lost shirt" retrieval hook to recover lost shirts while moving at high speeds!!!

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Dave: Seriously?? You have a motorcycle filter on it! Get a big one! :)
Tom H.

 

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8 hours ago, heybeerman said:

Great looking buggy!

 

Thanks Blake! 

It's a work in progress, but slowly getting it dialed in :D

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Wish I had taken more pictures of our trip into the mountains yesterday, alas...I was too occupied with not dying :nutty:
We headed out Constellation rd from Wickenburg in an epic 75 mile journey through some of the most rugged terrain Arizona has to offer. Rocky old mining roads that all the fill has washed out of, leaving narrow shelf roads high above the valleys below, made of solid bumpy ass granite! The road is good until we made a right turn before getting to Williams Ranch.
Hopping over waterfalls...check
Long sidehills with zero room for error...check
Steep scree covered hills...check
Beautiful scenery...check
Doing it all in an old Volkswagen...priceless!
Patches handled it all in style and nothing stopped it for long.
We made a big loop,ending up at the Swallow mountain mine. From there out to Buckhorn rd and back to Wickenburg, followed by a nice run down Hwy 60 home to Morristown.
I'm thankful to have survived! Would I do it again? Possibly...after a few days of letting my butt cheeks relax from having a death grip on my seat! :25r30wi:

 

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Living the Dream!!!

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Yea, funny how your butt cheeks can turn into one big suction cup. 

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So I'm guessing by what you described it sorta looked like this at times?  :yikes:

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I guess doing such as this has it's benefits, like if you have hemorrhoids it will suck them back inside!! :arrowheadsmiley:

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They were almost exactly like that Skip! Except at 30-35° angle and covered with loose rocks:fl:

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1 minute ago, ArcticDave said:

They were almost exactly like that Skip! Except at 30-35° angle and covered with loose rocks:fl:

OK so more like a loose rocky Bistol Motor Speedway with the Pits and infield many feet down from the inside of the track!!

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Yep...sketchy stuff. You have to hit it with some speed so you don't turtle and roll down the mountain :excl:

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14 hours ago, ArcticDave said:

Yep...sketchy stuff. You have to hit it with some speed so you don't turtle and roll down the mountain :excl:

One of the YOU MAKE IT or badddddd Ju Ju is upon you things. 

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40 minutes ago, homefire said:

One of the YOU MAKE IT or badddddd Ju Ju is upon you things. 

Yep. I really didn't want to turn and go back the way we came at that point. It was almost dark and I was getting hungry! Looking over the track on google earth I see we could have made a left turn at Albuquerque and taken an easier trail :brows:  

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