Monthly Archives: October 2006

I-500 REUNION!

From a press release from the United States Cross-Country Snowmobile Racing Association (USCC). Looks like not only will they be running the race this year, but 22 of the original winners (how cool is that?) will be getting together for … Continue reading

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RACIN’ IN THE OLD DAYS

Ron Killips sent in these photos, scanned from an old book. Does anyone know what book? A week ago at a swap meet I bought an old book called “The Snowmobilers Companion” by Sally Wimer. I would have bought it … Continue reading

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GARBAGE CAT

Mark Kemmerer (you may remember him as owning the stunning original condition Yamaha SSR) found some new treasure. He snapped this photo this morning after walking out to the shed three times just to see if it wasn’t a dream … Continue reading

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ROCKY THE FLYING SQUIRRELL

Tonight I was working on the 78 RXL 440-X sled that I am restoring. The bulkhead is magnesium. I had sent it off to be stripped of the black paint that had been put on it over the years, and … Continue reading

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FIRST SNOW OF THE SEASON!

Yeah baby!…. Murrya Melgaurd (forgive me if I got the spelling wrong Murray!) was the first in the country to send in a photo of the first snow of the year – happening RIGHT NOW (9:15 PM on October 10th!) … Continue reading

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