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  3. Any Dual Sport riders out there?

    Member of ADVRider. Rode with lots of guys on there. I just put out a feeler on here once in a while.
  4. Any Dual Sport riders out there?

    You ever check out www.thumpertalk.com Lots of guys in your area.
  5. Unattended Lines?

    I think that summer one is in the regs, 75 feet as I recall.
  6. New home construction.

    I am no expert either but putting my trust in the builder. Talking to him, there will only be enough lumber to screw the sheetrock to. There will be no 16" on center studwalls. He has done several like this with no problems. The "Gurts" are attached to the poles and you could saw the poles off at the bottom and move the whole building.
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  8. Snowmobilers and driveways

    Like Leech said, it appears that a grant in aid trail is running through your area. I would urge you to contact the club president or another representative and try to work out a solution. They may be able to even re-route the trail to avoid your driveway but you will not know unless you engage in a civil discussion with a representative of the club. Just let them know you have concerns and see if an agreement can be had. I would be surprised if the club doesn't have a landowners event every fall that you could attend and talk to club members as well to keep reminding them each year of your concerns.
  9. Wild Regular Season 2017-18

    Forgot this was a day game, missed it but happy we got the two points. We have been holding our spots and even have some games in hand on some other teams. If we can just keep this pace up we are in, but here is hoping we get hot towards the end of the year. Would be nice for a change.
  10. Wild Regular Season 2017-18

    Nice win this afternoon on the road...things are getting interesting....need others to keep stumbling and we may not have to worry about a Wild Card.
  11. Daytona 500

    That's the problem in restrictor plate races--stay on the gas and hit the car in front or lift and be hit from behind.
  12. Daytona 500

    No doubt! We didn’t have to wonder if there was actual contact though after Dillon said he had a run and just stayed in the gas. Is what it is. And that’s the difference I noticed.
  13. New home construction.

    So no sill plate for the walls on the perimeter then. OK. Again, not an expert so whatever your guys say and you’re comfortable with... I don’t know all your construction details. I - sandy County Is just that; sandy. So it’s not too tough to get a good base. My experience, as it relates to this, has just been based on building a 36x48 wood framed garage in Isanti County. 8 inch block on the perimeter to support 12 foot sidewalls of 2x6 construction. My buddy that sold me the lumber said the project was only 200 feet short on interior walls from being a house. After adding in the attic square footage it had more than my house. Going with a pole building frame is the game changer. Again, best of luck. It would be interesting to me to see the completed project.
  14. Snowmobilers and driveways

    Didn't say you would.
  15. Snowmobilers and driveways

    Lol Leech-I don’t remember saying I was going to block the driveway with logs or wire. They will begin hitting the 4x4’s beneath there that have been there to keep cars from driving on the grass. Not my deal. I was only looking for some guidance on if I’m overreacting or if there should be som me]angers employee. So, ya, like everything else, it’s a lack of manners and I’m not crazy...yet.
  16. New home construction.

    Just had a call with the builder and the concrete guy I am working with. Neither said they would "waste" concrete on thickening the edge unless there were plans to add on to the structure at a later date. The builder said no amount of concrete on the edge will help the building stability. He says if it moves its his fault in building it. There will be no weight on the outside edge of the building, worst thing that could happen would be erosion outside the building.
  17. New home construction.

    Had looked into the panels and they pretty much doubled the initial cost of the structure. I could spry foam the entire wall cavity for less $ and have close to the same thing.
  18. Daytona 500

    Most of the moving on restrictor plates is done by changing the air flow around the car being passed with no or very little contact.
  19. Week 1

    huckfin gets win number 1 with 271 2--Rip_Some_Lip 269 3--mnwildman 262 4--Juneau4 257 5--Fishind_Novice 248 6--Swiveldigger 231 7--BlackLndProV 220 8--rl_sd 210 9--icefishingnut 201 Last year the winning score was 200
  20. Hello from the NW Angle! Minnesota fishing has been most productive in 20-24 feet of water. Guests are bringing home their limits of Walleye and Sauger with the occasional Perch and Northern mixed in. Fish have been most active early and late in the day and the bite has been terrific. The use of electronics continues to be very beneficial with fish taking jigging spoons, jigg’n raps or rattle baits. Snowmobile ttrails on the Minnesota side continue to be maintained and are in great shape. We are still making ice, with most spots at over 30 inches. North and East of us in Canada, big Crappies are coming in on light tackle setups out of 30 feet. If you are looking for walleye, they are everywhere! Until next week, Sunset Lodge
  21. Unattended Lines?

    Tip ups outside the house are fine because you can visually see them which means you are attending to those lines. A line left down in your house while you go to a buddies house can't be seen. If you can't see them you can't attend to them when needed. A CO also has no idea how long you were gone, were the lines unattended for 5 minutes or 5 hours? If you have some sort of system set up so that you can monitor the lines remotely then you've entered a gray area and would probably be up to the CO's discretion. You can email the DNR and ask but I'm guessing whether you get a ticket or not would be determined by which CO finds you and what kind of mood he's in that day. If you did choose to take the ticket to court I'd think you'd have a reasonable case to present. The judge would have to determine if being able to monitor your lines on a baby monitor satisfies the law. Personally I think it would but who knows what a judge or CO would think.
  22. Sounds like event was well attended all 3 days just over 28k total. we went on Friday and had a great time participating in the bird dog parade. Scored some deals on some dog stuff and even got some nice freebies. hope it makes it back to SD again. Next year is in Schaumburg Illinois so probably won’t attend.
  23. Walleye Photo Gallery

    Battled the winds yesterday but fishing was excellent. Couldn’t find the big perch but managed to get a limit of eyes here in South Dakota
  24. Daytona 500

    Winning the Daytona 500 is huge. The only thing better, is winning it clean. Move or be moved is fair. But I could only imagine the shower of beer cans onto the track if roles had been reversed.
  25. Fish House rv Build

    Where did you get your subfloor? How is it holding up?
  26. Unattended Lines?

    thats what I have heard also.. I have put a tip up out on the lake and stay in my home, less than 200 feet, no issue... could see it always...
  27. Daytona 500

    The dump and run brings home the HJE trophy for the 60th anniversary of the race and on the 20th anniversary of the #3’s win of the race. Any thoughts? I’m only a part time fan these days but it seems like the move is totally acceptable these days. Or is it just if you’re part of racing royalty? 20 years ago there woulda been a fight. I will say I enjoyed the race and glad it was good since I’ve had to sit on my butt all day not feeling good. Oh, and the Monster Energy marketing gals don’t suck.
  28. New home construction.

    I would also look into using SIPS panels as an alternative to post framed. I have done a lot of projects using SIPS panels from a company called EPS in Iowa including the new fire station/ city hall in our town. The cost of the panels is higher than the material cost of post framed but they are super insulated, go up fast and really cut down on outside noise. Our city has saved a significant amount of money in heat savings and you can even put in smaller btu HVAC which saves money.
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