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Reply to Hitch bike carrier questions 10/8/2020 8:40 AM

Like I wrote in an earlier post, we incorporated a lift for just such applications. The thing your missing is that you are measuring the height before the suspension squats when you load the bike. You'll lose several inches at the back of the carrier. ... more »

Reply to Hitch bike carrier questions 10/7/2020 8:34 PM

Not a bad option, very affordable. This is our Auxiliary Lighting Bar. It has a quick release system so you can easily remove it while loading and unloading. So you don't accidentally stuff a foot peg through the light. Also has a provision for a small

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Reply to Hitch bike carrier questions 10/5/2020 12:19 PM

the problem you'll have with the CX5 is by the time you get your hitch receiver mounted it's so low to the ground, just about every dip you'll be grinding your carrier on the ground.

With this in mind we built a few just for those CX5s and ... more »
Reply to Hitch bike carrier questions 10/5/2020 8:09 AM

Read the reviews from actual customers, https://www.rockymountainatvmc.com/parts/all-jacked-up-switch-hauler-with-foot-peg-restraint-p While RM is presently out of stock, you might be able to get one earlier by going direct.

Reply to Moon Landings 9/4/2018 10:09 AM

If only you'd have done your job and taken the pictures instead of standing around watching, this could have been settled long ago.

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Reply to Moon Landings 9/3/2018 2:16 PM

And then there's that little event called the Holocaust that all those people are keeping the truth a secret. And how many folks know but refuse to confirm that RV is a cyborg. The ability of so many people to keep secrets, amazing, just amazing.

Reply to Paging Void. Linux questions 8/28/2018 9:17 PM

Are you going to use stepper motors? 34 or 23 frame size How big will your router be?

Reply to CA [almost] Passes 100% renewable energy bill 8/28/2018 9:08 PM

I heard the other day that CA now has so many people with solar, we pay other states to take our excess energy as to not over feed the grid? Anybody else hear anything like this?

Reply to Crisis avoided 8/28/2018 9:02 PM

What about one of those small solar chargers just to keep it charged?

Reply to Drain Bolt Dilema 8/23/2018 7:17 AM

One option, not the most desirable option. File the surface perpendicular to the crooked hole, in other words make the the surface flat relative to the bolt,

Reply to What is this 8/22/2018 11:31 AM

I wonder if since the pointer is on a gimble you can calc your latitude also? As it would point through the earth at a specific angle relative to where you're at? Or it was your dad's when he was a kid walking 8 miles in the snow up hill both ways to ... more »

Reply to Cell Phone Signal Interrupted 8/2/2018 9:11 PM

Spark plug coils? never mind just reread

Reply to The other day I got to thinkin' ,,,,, 7/18/2018 6:58 AM

Stop it! Stop it now! There will be none of that here.

Reply to Bad timing 7/18/2018 6:55 AM

Can they do a plastic lining? Or is that only for smaller pipes? What did the pics look like when they sent in the camera? 10k is a lot of money

Reply to Chad Reed in for 2019... BUT 7/14/2018 7:47 AM

Teams are looking for marketability. Reed is a master at that. Reed draws a lot of eyeballs!

Reply to screw gun bit recommendation 7/10/2018 3:40 PM

What this guy said. I've had pretty good luck with the Milwaukee brand made for the impact driver. Night and day difference when you use the impact vs drill driver.

Reply to SoCal Ford Dealers 7/9/2018 7:47 AM

Cerritos Ford moves the most product . They will be able to give the best deal IF you know the game.

Reply to Restoring a white fuel tank 7/6/2018 8:00 PM

I've had pretty good luck with OxyClean TM

Reply to Another public land grab 7/5/2018 1:42 PM

In the western states the Feds own close to half the land vs the eastern states they only own less than 5%

Reply to Another public land grab 7/5/2018 11:15 AM

Not really the point is it? Kind of like saying a Mom should not get custody of her child because she can't afford it. It's their state, their land, their problem if there is one. TM