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Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 11:38 PM
Replies: 11,711
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Posted By Glacier Pilot
And if you don't live in a larger town Fedex...

And if you don't live in a larger town Fedex charges $60 for 2nd day air on a $3.00 part and then they throw it in the U.S. Mail in Anchorage and it hopefully shows up in a week or two, and good luck...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-22-2015, 01:57 PM
Replies: 1,071
Views: 350,664
Posted By Glacier Pilot
http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/02/22/552b2e4...

http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/02/22/552b2e41c1236378c47c1512bc318b7b.jpg
970 combined horsepower.
Forum: Alaska 02-18-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,361
Posted By Glacier Pilot
Hey all, it's been a pretty nice February so far...

Hey all, it's been a pretty nice February so far in the lower end of the panhandle. A nice partly cloudy and 45 degree today, so will have to find a excuse to get the bike out. After the close to...
Forum: Thumpers 02-12-2015, 07:58 PM
Replies: 11,711
Views: 1,812,298
Posted By Glacier Pilot
A real sheep skin chamois also works for...

A real sheep skin chamois also works for filtering fuel as well and folds up nicely.
Forum: Vendors 02-07-2015, 02:36 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,088
Posted By Glacier Pilot
That Wolfman bag would look great on the back of...

That Wolfman bag would look great on the back of my XT225 touring around my corner of Southeast Alaska. We average 150 to 200 inches of rain a year so a good dry bag is pretty handy.
Forum: Thumpers 02-06-2015, 09:43 PM
Replies: 11,711
Views: 1,812,298
Posted By Glacier Pilot
Finally got the bike back up and running again. ...

Finally got the bike back up and running again.

http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/02/06/2c0aee41c2c991ecc4891b673608ae4f.jpg
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Forum: Thumpers 08-11-2014, 11:50 PM
Replies: 11,711
Views: 1,812,298
Posted By Glacier Pilot
I had the plastic nipple break off that connects...

I had the plastic nipple break off that connects to a drain hose. Is this a replaceable part? The hose is listed in the parts catalog but not the plastic piece in the carb. If not is it ok to leave...
Forum: Alaska 03-24-2013, 12:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,350
Posted By Glacier Pilot
Been off the board for a while, so was late in...

Been off the board for a while, so was late in seeing this post. There is LOTS of road to ride on the island, been here about a year now and have barely covered any of it. There is going to be a...
Forum: Alaska 07-16-2012, 02:54 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 7,692
Posted By Glacier Pilot
My neighbor was treed by a moose for over an...

My neighbor was treed by a moose for over an hour.. he unloaded a can of bear spray on it.. as far as he could tell it just make it REAL mad. Also if you discharge a can, (hopefully the wind doesn't...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-17-2012, 12:10 PM
Replies: 356
Views: 103,084
Posted By Glacier Pilot
The bike loaded on the Jeep and the Jeep loaded...

The bike loaded on the Jeep and the Jeep loaded on the M/V Columbia.

http://img.tapatalk.com/a693598f-1d9d-8f8b.jpg

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SGH-I727 using Tapatalk 2
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-05-2012, 09:59 AM
Replies: 795
Views: 125,948
Posted By Glacier Pilot
http://img.tapatalk.com/a6935991-2c66-883e.jpg ...

http://img.tapatalk.com/a6935991-2c66-883e.jpg

Taken on Prince of Wales Island, AK

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Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-04-2012, 07:48 AM
Replies: 1,967
Views: 335,517
Posted By Glacier Pilot
http://img.tapatalk.com/a6935997-bc71-73ec.jpg ...

http://img.tapatalk.com/a6935997-bc71-73ec.jpg
Taken on Prince of Wales Island, AK

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SGH-I727 using Tapatalk 2
Forum: Alaska 06-02-2012, 02:16 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 7,705
Posted By Glacier Pilot
Off the Alaska Marine Highway the "side" roads...

Off the Alaska Marine Highway the "side" roads would be Hoonah with its access to the forest service roads on Chichagof Island and Prince of Wales Island with its 2k+ miles of roads.

Sent from my...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-27-2012, 12:20 AM
Replies: 306
Views: 96,858
Posted By Glacier Pilot
Above Thorne Bay on Prince of Wales. ...

Above Thorne Bay on Prince of Wales.

http://i1207.photobucket.com/albums/bb468/Anvik_ak/hdr_00019_0.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-27-2012, 12:15 AM
Replies: 795
Views: 125,948
Posted By Glacier Pilot
Out on the logging roads of Prince of Wales...

Out on the logging roads of Prince of Wales Island.

http://i1207.photobucket.com/albums/bb468/Anvik_ak/hdr_00011_0.jpg
Forum: Alaska 04-11-2012, 06:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,114
Posted By Glacier Pilot
My vote is for the 1000 mile war, a great...

My vote is for the 1000 mile war, a great military history of WWII in Alaska.
Forum: Alaska 04-10-2012, 11:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,873
Posted By Glacier Pilot
I just took the Columbia from Juneau to...

I just took the Columbia from Juneau to Ketchikan, with a full car deck and there was lots of space for bike up in the bow section were it curves in. I was the forward car and there was lots of room...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-25-2012, 09:17 AM
Replies: 1,071
Views: 350,664
Posted By Glacier Pilot
Getting the plane out and read to go to work. ...

Getting the plane out and read to go to work.


http://i1207.photobucket.com/albums/bb468/Anvik_ak/2012-03-20071704.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 03-15-2012, 11:18 PM
Replies: 11,711
Views: 1,812,298
Posted By Glacier Pilot
Well spring must be here in Southeast Alaska,...

Well spring must be here in Southeast Alaska, never mind the 3 feet of snow still melting in the yard.. the roads are clear.. ish. Took the bike out for a shake down run after working on it all...
Forum: Alaska 03-07-2012, 12:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 770
Posted By Glacier Pilot
Any inmates on POW?

Hey guys/gals..

Just took a job down on Prince of Wales Island and looking to see who was in the neighborhood. I am headed down that way on the first week of April with the Jeep and the XT.
Forum: Alaska 02-28-2012, 07:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 883
Posted By Glacier Pilot
Dyea will keep you out of the cruise ship crowds...

Dyea will keep you out of the cruise ship crowds and be quieter than Skagway, but there is not much else out that end of the road. There is also http://pullencreekrv.com/ ...
Forum: Thumpers 02-28-2012, 04:29 PM
Replies: 11,711
Views: 1,812,298
Posted By Glacier Pilot
The better solution would be to just trade the...

The better solution would be to just trade the Cherokee 6 in for a Cessna 206, my bike fits upright in the back just fine after the mirrors are off. Plus the 206 is way better off road.
Forum: Old's Cool 01-05-2012, 07:32 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 8,074
Posted By Glacier Pilot
The 1340 direct drive is a reliable engine like...

The 1340 direct drive is a reliable engine like the 985. We brought this bird in for a 100hr check and it had a complete head separation on the top cylinder on both engines, the pilots never had any...
Forum: Hacks 12-29-2011, 11:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,258
Posted By Glacier Pilot
This has been on CL in Juneau for month or so. ...

This has been on CL in Juneau for month or so.

http://juneau.craigslist.org/mcy/2742887154.html

Also know a guy at the FAA in Juneau that runs a side car.
Forum: Thumpers 12-22-2011, 01:05 PM
Replies: 11,711
Views: 1,812,298
Posted By Glacier Pilot
I was at work sorting out mail to load on the...

I was at work sorting out mail to load on the airplane and low and behold my center stand was in the mail cart.


http://i1207.photobucket.com/albums/bb468/Anvik_ak/2011-12-20143911.jpg


So...
Forum: Thumpers 12-12-2011, 12:56 PM
Replies: 11,711
Views: 1,812,298
Posted By Glacier Pilot
Ya.. the only problem I've had with my bike is...

Ya.. the only problem I've had with my bike is that it eats a couple of spokes every summer. There is only 20 miles of road where I live so it hasn't been a big deal to limp it home and change one...
Forum: Thumpers 12-12-2011, 01:11 AM
Replies: 11,711
Views: 1,812,298
Posted By Glacier Pilot
Starting the winter project

Tonight's big project was to get the rear wheel off and get it ready to send down to Woody's Wheels to get relaced.

Wheels is off.. easy enough.
...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-08-2011, 01:02 AM
Replies: 306
Views: 96,858
Posted By Glacier Pilot
http://i1207.photobucket.com/albums/bb468/Anvik_ak...

http://i1207.photobucket.com/albums/bb468/Anvik_ak/DSC00328.jpg

This is from a couple years back. This crew out of Sitka got stuck in Gustavus for over a week after their machine broke and got...
Forum: Thumpers 12-07-2011, 04:35 PM
Replies: 11,711
Views: 1,812,298
Posted By Glacier Pilot
http://i1207.photobucket.com/albums/bb468/Anvik_ak...

http://i1207.photobucket.com/albums/bb468/Anvik_ak/2011-09-25165548.jpg


Here a picture of my ride before the snow started falling. I've got a Borrego rack on the way and ordered up the kick...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-07-2011, 01:28 AM
Replies: 306
Views: 96,858
Posted By Glacier Pilot
Ah good to see the Nuka Island is still around.....

Ah good to see the Nuka Island is still around.. spent a summer years ago working for that boat.
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 11-05-2011, 06:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,072
Posted By Glacier Pilot
I have had a Spot 1 for a couple of years now and...

I have had a Spot 1 for a couple of years now and it works great. Purchased it for some extra peace of mind at work.. so far it has come in handy for checking in when running over my flight plan. ...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-01-2011, 05:01 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 96,858
Posted By Glacier Pilot
More Southeast Pics! At the top of...

More Southeast Pics!



At the top of White Pass looking into Canada.
http://i1207.photobucket.com/albums/bb468/Anvik_ak/2011-10-03161632.jpg



Looking down the Lace River
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-25-2011, 01:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,083
Posted By Glacier Pilot
Nice shot! If you can see the Aurora in Kansas we...

Nice shot! If you can see the Aurora in Kansas we must be missing a great show above the over cast here.
Forum: Alaska 10-09-2011, 09:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,862
Posted By Glacier Pilot
Found this one on eBay for 250.. though it is...

Found this one on eBay for 250.. though it is 24volt

http://item.mobileweb.ebay.com/viewitem?itemId=300607368201&index=11&nav=SEARCH&nid=62025816527&back=1
Forum: Alaska 10-08-2011, 06:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,862
Posted By Glacier Pilot
Not sure what you are looking to spend but a...

Not sure what you are looking to spend but a aircraft janitrol or C&D heater would work perfect.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-26-2011, 10:06 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 96,858
Posted By Glacier Pilot
Think this might be a first for this sign on...

Think this might be a first for this sign on here.. but not sure it should count when I live here..http://i1207.photobucket.com/albums/bb468/Anvik_ak/2011-09-25165548.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-22-2011, 08:22 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 96,858
Posted By Glacier Pilot
But i can get my XT in the airplane! That's how...

But i can get my XT in the airplane! That's how I got it out to Gustavus in '04, and so far have put 5000 miles on it with only 15 miles of road to drive. Now that we got ferry service this summer...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-22-2011, 11:26 AM
Replies: 306
Views: 96,858
Posted By Glacier Pilot
Out the office window

Endicott River Wilderness Area
http://i1207.photobucket.com/albums/bb468/Anvik_ak/9_10_11/2011-09-10095404.jpg


McBride Glacier - Glacier Bay National Park...
Forum: Alaska 09-12-2011, 07:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 785
Posted By Glacier Pilot
Cape Yakataga

Has anyone here been out to Cape Yakataga before?
Hoping to book a guy for a charter from Juneau to Yakataga and stuff a xr100 and a xt225 in the back of a Cessna 206 so he can ride around for the...
Forum: Alaska 09-05-2011, 12:03 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,501
Posted By Glacier Pilot
Hey any of you Coastie's work out at the COMSTA?

Hey any of you Coastie's work out at the COMSTA?
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