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by Bob Harper
Tue Oct 11, 2011 3:55 am
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: SOLD OUT.Modified Spherical Randal- 2 different hanger types
Replies: 19
Views: 7671

Re: Modified Randal

Hats off to Gary and Gib. I,ve been useing a cut down randal for a front truck for almost 4 years now w/o the spherical. Ive personally love the way they turn when cut down. If your looking for a reasonably priced front end truck I personally recomend going with one of these randals. I've also riden...
by Bob Harper
Tue May 24, 2011 5:23 pm
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: 2011 Utah
Replies: 36
Views: 24981

LOOKS LIKE UPC HAS BEEN WIGGELING
I'VE BEEN GETTING RAINED OUT EVERY TIME
LET'S SHOOT FOR THIS SUNDAY AFTER NOON AND DON'T
LET THE RAIN GODS KNOW ABOUT THE SESSION
THEY ARE NOT INVITED THIS TIME
by Bob Harper
Sat May 07, 2011 6:19 pm
Forum: Airflow
Topic: spherical in airflows
Replies: 4
Views: 3475

THANX CURT
I KNEW I'D GET AN ANSWER FROM MR. EXPEIRIMENTAL GUY.
THE BUSHING IDEA LOOKS INTRESTING
AND I FEEL THE SAME.
NO KAHUNAS TO DRILL AN AIRFLOW
AND I DID FIND A LOCAL SUPPLIER FOR SPHERICALS.
LETS PUT OUR HEADS TOGETHER AN SK8 NEXT WEEKEND
by Bob Harper
Thu May 05, 2011 12:59 am
Forum: Airflow
Topic: spherical in airflows
Replies: 4
Views: 3475

Thank David
I do have an RTX as my base plate. I was wondering if anyone has had success with
mounting a bearing in the pivot cup of an RTX base plate
by Bob Harper
Wed May 04, 2011 8:12 pm
Forum: Airflow
Topic: spherical in airflows
Replies: 4
Views: 3475

spherical in airflows

I'm toying with the idea of putting a sphyrical bearing in my Airflow.
I'm looking for any hint and tips.
Also has anyone ever mounted one in a RTX base plate and what was the out come.
by Bob Harper
Sun May 01, 2011 2:39 pm
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: Happy Birthday Martin
Replies: 2
Views: 1852

Happy Birthday Martin

Martin come out and playaaaaay

Or are you gonna be too old to sk8 next Thursday?
Happy Birthday Buddy

Kevin and I are trying to come down next weekend in the afternoon.
What are your plans?
We won't commit unless you guys can make it.
We are going to kill some cones today on our hill
by Bob Harper
Fri Apr 29, 2011 6:40 pm
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: 2011 Utah
Replies: 36
Views: 24981

weekend warriors come out and playeeeeay

Hey UPC
i'd love to come down next weekend for a sess. I'd love to see everyone.
I do work till noon on week end and it takes about 2 hours to get there
from Logan. So it would have to bee set up for the afternoon to early evening.

Lets pool our heads and see what we can do

Later GP Wiggly
by Bob Harper
Tue Apr 26, 2011 9:53 pm
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: 2011 Utah
Replies: 36
Views: 24981

Right on Martin
New toys are cool. I invested in some new toys myself.
And have been out 5 times this season.
So ha ha.
I need to ask my mommy if I can come to you house for a play date, so we can
share our new toys.
See Ya Soooooon.
Bob.
by Bob Harper
Sat Apr 16, 2011 5:54 pm
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: 2011 Utah
Replies: 36
Views: 24981

commin down soon

I skated with Kevin the other day and we got talking about making a trip down your way. So we need to make a plan to get the UPC crew together. I've got new toys for this season and my leg is feeling much better so I'm stoked to sk8. Kevin invested ina Go Cam and wants to put together a vidio. By th...
by Bob Harper
Fri Mar 25, 2011 9:40 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: Do you have slalom cones for sale?
Replies: 3
Views: 1819

MY BAD WRONG E ADDRESS

TRY THIS

mksuen@ucsd.edu

you'll get better results with this address
by Bob Harper
Fri Mar 25, 2011 9:35 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: Do you have slalom cones for sale?
Replies: 3
Views: 1819

CONES

HEY CAT HOW ARE YOU. LONG TIME NO SEE ANY WAY WHEN I GOT MY AXE SET UP FROM MAX SUEN OFF THIS SITE HE SAID HE HAD 50 CONES FOR $20.00. THEIR NOT SIESMIC CONES BUT THEY ARE REGULATION SIZE AND BLUE AND GREEN TO BOOT. MAX IS FROM CALIFORNIA SO YOUR SHIPPING SHOULD BE CHEAP. ANY WAY i HOPE THIS HELPS. ...
by Bob Harper
Fri Mar 25, 2011 12:18 am
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: 2011 Utah
Replies: 36
Views: 24981

Hey Curt I'd love to get there but I'm working week ends right now. If you ever can get this way Kevin and I have a killer spot. I just went and hit it yesterday. I'm feelin fast and back in control after my injury last summer. Plus I have some new toys to play with. Can't wait to see you guys. late...
by Bob Harper
Sun Mar 06, 2011 5:06 pm
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: sphyrical Bearings
Replies: 3
Views: 2598

THANX CURT

THANX FOR THE INFO
YOU WENT BEYOND THE CALL OF DUTY
AND I APPRECIATE THE QUICK RESPONCE
AS FAR AS VIBRATION NOISE
I LIKE MY TRUCKS LIKE I LIKE MY WOMEN
TALL,LOOSE,AND SQWEEKIE.
by Bob Harper
Sun Mar 06, 2011 4:10 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: FS: CLB Foamie Complete (Maguns, bigzigs)
Replies: 3
Views: 2497

Axe 1 sold

Thanx Max
What a great deal, Like I told you I was only looking for an Air Flow. For an extra $40.00 I
got more bang for my bucks. The Air flw is in great condition. I can't wait for the snow to melt and try my new toys.
Thanks again Max.
by Bob Harper
Sat Mar 05, 2011 1:37 am
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: sphyrical Bearings
Replies: 3
Views: 2598

sphyrical Bearings

Hey Curt
I looked for some sphyricals at my local bearing supply. apperantly farm machienery dosn't need bearing that small. could you give me the product name and specks on what you used
in your randal hangers. even the name of the company you got them from.
Thanx Bob
by Bob Harper
Tue Mar 01, 2011 12:31 am
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: TRISH
Replies: 2
Views: 1913

TRISH

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TRISH ERICKSON YOU ROCK
by Bob Harper
Thu Apr 22, 2010 4:34 pm
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: 2010.....
Replies: 3
Views: 2523

Hey all
I,m now a Utah resident, I moved to Logan at the first of the year. Talked to Trish last week,sounds like she had fun in Texas. We need to pool our times and have a UPC wiggle fest. I'll be in touch
Bob
by Bob Harper
Sat Aug 08, 2009 5:58 am
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: [2009] Action Sports Weekend - Park City?
Replies: 12
Views: 6718

I would love to come down and participate in a slalom demo. and an out law with bragging right is all right by me. When it comes to racing I've always been in it for the fun first. That's why I was totally elated with coming in 14th at Hood. So keep us posted, I'm sure Kevin would love to come as we...
by Bob Harper
Fri Aug 07, 2009 12:12 pm
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: [2009] Action Sports Weekend - Park City?
Replies: 12
Views: 6718

ACTION SPORT

Martin any word on the action sport weekend and you mentioned a possible race put on by the Hard Booter Boiz . Is that Sk8 or booterboarding.
My work hours are changing next week. Maybe I can convince Kevin to go down for an early morning wiggle fest. Keep me posted
by Bob Harper
Thu Jul 30, 2009 10:35 am
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: [2009] Action Sports Weekend - Park City?
Replies: 12
Views: 6718

do it do it
Main street looks hot
That must be your good ankle in the pic cuz it looks pretty hot to.
Hope we can meet up soon.
Bob
by Bob Harper
Fri Jul 24, 2009 9:42 am
Forum: 2009 World Championships - Hood River, OR
Topic: Random thoughts...
Replies: 29
Views: 12905

Hood River Rocks

Pat
Great event
This was my first time racing Hood. It was great seeing old friends, and meeting new ones. I even hooked up with my Step Brother who I haven't seen for 13 yrs.
The racing was hot and the venue was spectacular. I hope I can make it next year. Thanks for the awesome weekend.
Bob
by Bob Harper
Tue Jul 07, 2009 4:27 pm
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: World/Hood river
Replies: 15
Views: 7212

MARTIN ,TRISH, HOOD RIVER NEXT WEEK,I KNOW YOUR AS STOKED AS I AM, TO BAD WE HAVE TO TRAVEL SO FAR TO SK8 WITH EACH OTHER, SO HERE'S MY NEW IDEA, QUIT OUR DAY JOBS AND BECOME SK8 BUMS,OF COURSE THAT ALSO MEAN DIVORCE AND COURT. ANY HOWZ I'M HEADIN TO A HILL TO GET USE TO MY NEW GS BOARD. BY THE WAY ...
by Bob Harper
Thu Jun 11, 2009 2:38 pm
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: Utah Skate sessions... Summer 2009
Replies: 34
Views: 14390

The Rain Sucks I just swept my hill down just to get rained out. If it's dry saturday Kevin and I are hitting it. If any one wants to come to Preston Id. we'll be there at 11 a.m.
If you want to come leave a post and I'll give you directions.
by Bob Harper
Thu May 28, 2009 11:33 am
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: Utah Skate sessions... Summer 2009
Replies: 34
Views: 14390

hey guys
sunday was a bummer for me
I got as far as kevins house and got timid. logan to pc is a long drive to get rained out.
but keep us up north posted on the sessions.
we feel the need for speed.
by Bob Harper
Thu May 21, 2009 11:04 am
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: Utah Skate sessions... Summer 2009
Replies: 34
Views: 14390

Can't wait
Kevin and I are coming down hope to see all.
I'm a little rusty after a long winters nap. but my game should come back qwik.
see yall sunday
by Bob Harper
Thu Apr 16, 2009 2:01 am
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: Utah Skate sessions... Summer 2009
Replies: 34
Views: 14390

Summer 09

Keep the boiz up north posted
Kevin and I want to wiggle with you guyz
by Bob Harper
Thu Apr 16, 2009 1:57 am
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: World/Hood river
Replies: 15
Views: 7212

flight plans

martin or trish I'm trying to figure out a way to get there. My sister in law lives out side of Portland so I have hook ups but could you e mail me you flight plans and prices. Trish I've got some local friends that want to hit the Heber park so we need to hook up. so I need to drag Kevin along and ...
by Bob Harper
Wed Apr 23, 2008 6:14 am
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: Fresh Pavement Pilgrimage 2008 - Near SLC, UT
Replies: 25
Views: 17188

my bad

Jared I should have read further up before I posted the question. I hope all is O.K. and you get back soon. Believe me I know the hard Knocks of sk8 hills, so dose Trish. I raced for three days at U.S. Nationals with a gnarly hip rash from the GS race, and through all the pain sk8ed with a perma gri...
by Bob Harper
Wed Apr 23, 2008 5:44 am
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: Fresh Pavement Pilgrimage 2008 - Near SLC, UT
Replies: 25
Views: 17188

wind chill factor

right on guys glad to see some one wiggled. Kevin and I got to ride together with some good friends over the weekend, but same story. High wind gusts that blew the cones over, so we went up to another hill and ran no cone GS. felt great to be back on board. Was Jared and Tiffs hospital trip a sk8 in...
by Bob Harper
Mon Apr 14, 2008 10:34 pm
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: Fresh Pavement Pilgrimage 2008 - Near SLC, UT
Replies: 25
Views: 17188

THE 19TH

Curt I've got Kevin interested and I'm sure TRISH is up for it. but we need directions. I would like to talk to you in person so email me your number to bharper80@yahoo.com lets do this Saturday. We also need to find Scott, Jared and Tiff, Billy and Cristy, Mike May. Away Curt lets shoot for the 19t...
by Bob Harper
Fri Apr 11, 2008 5:22 pm
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: Fresh Pavement Pilgrimage 2008 - Near SLC, UT
Replies: 25
Views: 17188

HEY HEY that hill looks sweet. the spring air is givin me the wigglies. Lets see if we could hok up on the 19th. I'll contact Kevin and see what's up with him. Trish I wish I could hit Colorado with you but I can't get away from the work thing right now. This will be the last race on Windsor Hill an...
by Bob Harper
Sun Oct 07, 2007 9:16 pm
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: SLIDE CLINIC
Replies: 13
Views: 7674

Hey Waxx Thanks for the heads up in the race! um...talked to Trish none of us can make it .wish we could be there, make some turnes for me tell the COSS crew we said hi and that you guys rock. ...hopefully see you next year for the Colorado Cup ill try to convince Kevin to come with us and give us a...
by Bob Harper
Sat Oct 06, 2007 7:52 pm
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: SLIDE CLINIC
Replies: 13
Views: 7674

Slide Clinic

Hey pepoles Kevin already posted that we want to come down. As far as sliding you've seen the pics from nationals I know how to slide, it just hurts for another month after I do it. I do want to run some cones. I do hope to see Scott ,Curt, Jared,and any of the other UPC crew. Trish I'll give you a ...
by Bob Harper
Tue Sep 11, 2007 1:58 am
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: Bob!
Replies: 2
Views: 3022

Big Bobs Biff

Glad to see I could entertain you all, that was on my first qualifying run. I raced 3 days on that hipper and had the time of my life. I didn't even rip my pants. Four other skaters went down on that same spot, I bet on my skin. Since i've been back I've been driving a forklift everyday and it's qui...
by Bob Harper
Sat Jul 21, 2007 1:34 am
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: Utah Race in 2007?
Replies: 12
Views: 8115

Hey Curt Sunday or Saturday would work best for me also. I've talked to Kevin and he also wants to come down. I just started a new job that has me working swing shifts s week day evenings won't work for me. but I'm looking forward to getting together for a session. So we'll be in touch soon. Trish o...
by Bob Harper
Sun Jul 15, 2007 10:45 pm
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: Utah Race in 2007?
Replies: 12
Views: 8115

No Showdown

I am bummed to here the bad news. I would have been glad to help any way that I could. I have a bunch of old bowling trophies that I was going to convert to sk8 trophies and donate to the race, they'll be there next year. I've been down for a month and a half with this damned blood clot. I just got ...
by Bob Harper
Wed May 16, 2007 6:26 pm
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: THURSDAY NIGHT SESSIONS - 2007
Replies: 29
Views: 18919

Seesion in Preston ID.

Hey UPCers I found a killer road by my house for tight slalom, new asphalt long with a great run out. Kevin is going to meet me at noon on Saturday for a session. If any one wants to meet us there your all invited. I know its quite a drive for some of you,but the road is sweet. Heres the directions ...
by Bob Harper
Thu May 10, 2007 8:04 pm
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: THURSDAY NIGHT SESSIONS - 2007
Replies: 29
Views: 18919

Just got off the phone with Kevin,he and I are going to be there. Can't wait I've spent far to much time off my board. Between moving,playing a show with my band, and building a guitar for my son's Sr. project I've been real busy. I must say the guitar turned out so sweet, I wanted to keep it for my...
by Bob Harper
Thu Apr 19, 2007 2:02 am
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: New Slalom Spots?
Replies: 18
Views: 11963

Hey Yall
Bob from farm land Idaho keep Kevin and I in the loop of new spots. I'm hoping we can come down next week or the fallowing,depending on the weather. looking forward to this season and see if I can snap Martins old Indys.
later Bob
by Bob Harper
Wed Mar 07, 2007 5:47 am
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: Good Luck and Thankx Martin
Replies: 8
Views: 6223

Good Luck and Thankx Martin

If you don't know UPC's Martin Drayton has to go back to the United Kingdom. Martin has been a great influence to the slalom community of Utah and has even reached me in Southern Idaho. Even though I have years of experience running cones his course setting always gave me a challenge and a learning ...
by Bob Harper
Mon Oct 09, 2006 11:16 pm
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: SHOWDOWN ON MAIN STREET!-Slalom race 7th October 2006
Replies: 27
Views: 25826

SHOW DOWN

ONCE AGAIN!! A big thanks to all the race organizers, who did an impecable job of covering every angle possible. Antoher big thanks to all that showed up, the presance will just make next years race even bigger. It was great to see racers I met U.S. Nationals plus meeting new racers and hanging with...
by Bob Harper
Thu Sep 07, 2006 9:23 pm
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: SHOWDOWN ON MAIN STREET!-Slalom race 7th October 2006
Replies: 27
Views: 25826

ANY ONE NEEDING UPC TEAM SHIRTS LET ME KNOW QWICKLY SO I CAN HAVE THEM MADE. THE COST IS $11.00 PER SHIRT. IF YOU HAVEN'T SEEN THEM YET MARTIN AND TRISH HAVE ONE.
PLACE ORDER BY POSTING UNDER UPC T SHIRTS OR CONTACT ME PERSONALLY
bharper80@yahoo.com or (208) 226-6074
Later Bob
by Bob Harper
Thu Sep 07, 2006 9:14 pm
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: Killer Hill In Logan
Replies: 8
Views: 7282

Hey guys
Kevin and I are hitting the hill in Logan Sat. 9/9/06 I know its a drive but worth it. timing gear and start ramp.
hope to see a crew.
Trish I'll give you a call.
later Bob
by Bob Harper
Fri Aug 11, 2006 5:06 pm
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: Killer Hill In Logan
Replies: 8
Views: 7282

Great to here Martin is head to the foot hills of cache valley. Kevin and I will be staring up around 9:00 or 9:30 a.m. hope to see more than Trish and Martin show up.
It will be fast and fun.
later G.P.Wiggly
by Bob Harper
Wed Aug 09, 2006 12:51 am
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: Killer Hill In Logan
Replies: 8
Views: 7282

Martin I know about that flu bug. i've had it for two days and I had two of my employee's down last week as well. If you can make it saturday get with Trish it sound like she is getting time off work to come up. Hope to see you there buddy. I just ordered you a shirt. later grand pappy wiggly
by Bob Harper
Tue Aug 08, 2006 8:14 am
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: Killer Hill In Logan
Replies: 8
Views: 7282

hey guy's trish kevin and i had a kiiler session last saturday at a hill out side of logan. set a killer course and making great times, trish was killing it. Martin if you need some steeper incline to trian i highly advise you make atleast one trip down before colorado. the surface is perfict and gr...
by Bob Harper
Fri Aug 04, 2006 8:49 am
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: Killer Hill In Logan
Replies: 8
Views: 7282

Killer Hill In Logan

Kevin and I will be at a kiiler hill at the end of sardein canyon on Sat. Aug. 5 starting about 9:30 am Trish is comming also. graet training for Nationals plus sure good fun. for more info. Contact Bob Harper Cell 208 226 6074 wrk 208 852 1127 Kevin Hornibrook 435 753 1739 Trish Erickson 435 671 11...
by Bob Harper
Fri Aug 04, 2006 8:39 am
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: Logan, Utah skate spot thread.
Replies: 3
Views: 4371

saturday

trish i was going to re post but you found the thread. Kevin and I will be there about 9:30 am Do you remember the turn off? It will be the last left hand turn before you hit the bottom of Sardien Canyon in to Logan. If you have problems call my cell. 208 226 6074. I hope you can bring a gang if not...
by Bob Harper
Thu Aug 03, 2006 8:12 am
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: Logan, Utah skate spot thread.
Replies: 3
Views: 4371

Wes
No grudge taken. It's you guys that take the time to make this a great web site.
It will take no time at all to re post it.
Hope to see you at Nationals
Bob
by Bob Harper
Tue Jul 18, 2006 7:40 pm
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: US.NATIONALS-Longmont,Co.-Aug 18-20th....Who's going?
Replies: 19
Views: 14792

Hey ALL Mike sorry to here you can't make it down to Colorado. There is allways next year. I'm happy to here that you've got your foot opening doors for the upc race. Just keep in mind I have a small P.A. System. (1 or 2, 200 watt P.A. heads. 4 speakers w/ 10" woofers and horns. 2 speaker stands, pl...