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by Christopher Bara
Tue Nov 27, 2007 2:29 am
Forum: Midwest
Topic: Sunday Sessions
Replies: 2
Views: 3276

hey man....we went to the Delta site on Sunday morning....we bailed though...strong headwind that killed the hill....and allot of sand at the bottom....too slippery for TS....ended up at OCC/Auburn on the front hill....80 cone semi-tight....It was Fadell, SOB, Mark the Naz and me........weather perm...
by Christopher Bara
Fri Sep 21, 2007 8:44 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: WTB: PVD axles
Replies: 8
Views: 3441

hey Mike, there's something else to consider here. when you put wider axles on and spread those wheels apart, your going to give that back truck allot more life. The bushing wont be able to lock down as it will with shorter axles...it's going to drastically change the performance of that truck
by Christopher Bara
Thu Sep 20, 2007 4:02 am
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: WTB: PVD axles
Replies: 8
Views: 3441

good luck man.....i've never seen any axles other than the sizes i gave you with that truck. I have seen a narrower hanger, but only one that Vlad had...
But shit, i used those wide axles on GS, you'd never need any wider than that would ya?
by Christopher Bara
Tue Jul 17, 2007 12:21 am
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: LOVE IS IN THE AIR
Replies: 40
Views: 23015

look forward to seeing you to Eddy....but when i do, we've to sit down and talk about this whole "Grasshopper" thing youve got going on.... By the way...heard you called about a vintage board.....i've got some left, but all pretty rare stuff...all completes....drop me an Email later and let me know ...
by Christopher Bara
Mon Jul 16, 2007 4:12 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: LOVE IS IN THE AIR
Replies: 40
Views: 23015

Save the love for Church on Sundays, this isnt a religious mission, a poetry convention or a a book reading club at Aunt Matildas....but it's gotten scary close to a cirle jerk a couple times ! Usually, all the spats come up during the off season, it's odd they're coming up now, but it's only normal...
by Christopher Bara
Fri Jul 13, 2007 10:48 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: The increasing cost of racing
Replies: 87
Views: 48324

who needs a keyboard?.....i can tell you what a skateboard is in person Eddy.....
by Christopher Bara
Fri Jul 13, 2007 9:31 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: The increasing cost of racing
Replies: 87
Views: 48324

oh sh*t i forgot about that! Dont let Claude fool you folks....if you have not been to the Buckeye before (first of all, you missed out, but besides that)...when you get to the Big Run Park...make sure to BACK your car into a parking spot....especially if youre early and there's nobody else there ye...
by Christopher Bara
Fri Jul 13, 2007 8:08 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: The increasing cost of racing
Replies: 87
Views: 48324

Damn it Favero i really DO love you like a brother...

see there.......maybe it's a midwest thing......there's a pattern there...
by Christopher Bara
Fri Jul 13, 2007 7:07 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: The increasing cost of racing
Replies: 87
Views: 48324

holy f*ck, just look at all this kum-by-a and love-me-tender going on in here.... Races are a fraction of the cost of this sport...travel costs allot but you're not just traveling for a race, youre traveling to see old friends, to party...and to tell the people at work and school that you took a pla...
by Christopher Bara
Wed Jun 27, 2007 6:37 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: [Sold] Vintage Bahne Skateboard for-sale
Replies: 3
Views: 3715

bahne/splits/rr6

hey Josh, pay NO attention to Gasoline Alley or their prices....they are and always have been overprices beyond reason and their board is worth less than 100.00 but YOURS on the other hand... The deck is actually pretty common...the dang things last forever, but yours is in nice shape and will pull ...
by Christopher Bara
Tue Jun 19, 2007 11:29 am
Forum: Pocket Pistol
Topic: FADELL PRO MODEL
Replies: 37
Views: 29422

hmmmmmmm.......

"pay no attention to the man behind the curtain"

I think Fadell may have to verify that one......
by Christopher Bara
Mon Jun 18, 2007 8:51 pm
Forum: Pocket Pistol
Topic: FADELL PRO MODEL
Replies: 37
Views: 29422

Rock on Steve!

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Great, now i have to go on Ebay and try to find a fuckin Kewpie Doll
by Christopher Bara
Mon Jun 18, 2007 8:28 pm
Forum: Pocket Pistol
Topic: FADELL PRO MODEL
Replies: 37
Views: 29422

nope.......but i like your happy thoughts!
by Christopher Bara
Mon Jun 18, 2007 7:15 pm
Forum: Pocket Pistol
Topic: FADELL PRO MODEL
Replies: 37
Views: 29422

that's a hot ad......kinda makes me want to bang June Cleaver..... And did anybody else catch the irony in that Fadell DOESNT have an avatar picture? His foamy was the first board i'd ridden with a tail and that deep concave....'twas the week before St Louis and getting back on a flat board felt odd...
by Christopher Bara
Wed Jun 06, 2007 2:31 pm
Forum: Midwest
Topic: SLALOM DEMO IN COLUMBO
Replies: 0
Views: 2535

SLALOM DEMO IN COLUMBO

Fadell and I are heading down to Columbus for a Slalom/Skate Demo on Saturday, June 30th. It's part of the Harley Davidson event and is pretty much a precurser to the Buckeye. It's like an X-game event, streetskate, BMX, Ninjas, etc...check more of it out here: http://www.adfarrow.com/new/# It's on ...
by Christopher Bara
Wed Jun 06, 2007 2:23 am
Forum: 2007 World Championships - Statesville, NC
Topic: Sign Up For 2007 World Championship Already At 110
Replies: 42
Views: 30733

WT...i am intrigued that you have followed the sign up so closely on both SS.com and SF.com.... I've never seen you so active in something like this almost as if you had a vested interest in it being in a place other than NCDSA http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v228/KCRChrisB/w%20stuff%20w/CuriousGe...
by Christopher Bara
Tue Jun 05, 2007 2:44 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: tons of slalom stuff for sale.... even a pvd!!!
Replies: 27
Views: 14075

Another constant slam on the PVD's has always been that they're too complex..... They're actually the opposite. They're easy to disassemble and clean, their mechanics are very simple, they're versatile and there are very few parts that can wear or break. The fine tuning screws on the bushing cap are...
by Christopher Bara
Mon Jun 04, 2007 8:42 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: tons of slalom stuff for sale.... even a pvd!!!
Replies: 27
Views: 14075

PVD's are unusual......and they ride different than anything else, so CIV's actually probably right about what he said (God forgive me for admitting that).... but not so sure about the pase' description Gullwing splits, Strokers, Old Turners/Icks, Original Z's, Sims and Dogtowns, etc......There's be...
by Christopher Bara
Sun Jun 03, 2007 9:51 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: Bennett Vectors 5.0 Brand New
Replies: 0
Views: 1234

Bennett Vectors 5.0 Brand New

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never mounted, never ridden

50.00 takes 'em

Paypal, cash, check, whatever
by Christopher Bara
Wed May 30, 2007 11:23 am
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: tons of slalom stuff for sale.... even a pvd!!!
Replies: 27
Views: 14075

i'm just razzin' ya.....if it's still avail and i back out, i'll drop you an Email right away...

all is good
by Christopher Bara
Tue May 29, 2007 11:02 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: tons of slalom stuff for sale.... even a pvd!!!
Replies: 27
Views: 14075

HA....hey Pelle, feel free to jump right in on my wave!
by Christopher Bara
Tue May 29, 2007 8:42 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: tons of slalom stuff for sale.... even a pvd!!!
Replies: 27
Views: 14075

There's no PVD on that link....if it's somewhere else let me know, i may be interested
by Christopher Bara
Thu May 24, 2007 4:49 pm
Forum: General Slalom Skateboard Truck Discussion
Topic: Gullwing???
Replies: 13
Views: 10143

the SL2002 has already come and gone....looked like a cross between a split axle and a phoenix....nice looking, but it sucked, at least as a front....may work out alright as a rear..same principle as a Splitfire rear, just with unnecessary tuning needs and bushings that were completely useless
by Christopher Bara
Thu May 24, 2007 4:45 pm
Forum: Midwest
Topic: Hockeytown falls
Replies: 3
Views: 3933

the Sen's have paid their dues for the past few years.....they're taking that cup home with them......
by Christopher Bara
Tue May 22, 2007 8:44 pm
Forum: Pocket Pistol
Topic: Has Barrett Quit Racing?
Replies: 16
Views: 11721

you guys are all smokin' crack..

I dropped Chicken an email with some questions about a new shape, he wrote back the same day...

I placed my order a few days later and he again wrote me back the same day...and the ball's already rolling...

thats about as smooth as it gets, no?
by Christopher Bara
Fri May 11, 2007 1:37 am
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: Ick Stick GS, Radikals, Geezer 3DM XTC, Avilas
Replies: 1
Views: 1597

Avilas are sold. thanks
by Christopher Bara
Fri May 11, 2007 12:49 am
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: Ick Stick GS, Radikals, Geezer 3DM XTC, Avilas
Replies: 1
Views: 1597

Ick Stick GS, Radikals, Geezer 3DM XTC, Avilas

Ick Stick GS. 36 X 9 foam core with resin concave http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v228/KCRChrisB/100_1585.jpg http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v228/KCRChrisB/100_1586.jpg 150.00 plus shipping Brand new Candy Apple Annodized Radikals with Ti axles and swing arms http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v...
by Christopher Bara
Tue May 08, 2007 5:31 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: RADIKALS for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 1269

RADIKALS for sale

For Sale, like new set of Anodized red Rads, front and rear... Not the stock red color, this is the Radikal custom anodized with the lazered logo, write for more pics if you like. Not so much as a scratch on them, only used a couple times. Titanium Axles and Swingarms. If you were to buy new from Ra...
by Christopher Bara
Tue Apr 17, 2007 9:29 pm
Forum: Midwest
Topic: [2007] slalom st louis '07
Replies: 83
Views: 73806

yep...Jeff already called.....

you guys all have a way of making people feel at home, you know that?
by Christopher Bara
Tue Apr 17, 2007 5:23 pm
Forum: CHIxILL
Topic: For all you CHIxILL working Girls...
Replies: 14
Views: 9831

c'mon Cat....that's not silicone


It's Urethane....
by Christopher Bara
Tue Apr 17, 2007 3:28 pm
Forum: Midwest
Topic: [2007] slalom st louis '07
Replies: 83
Views: 73806

hey Daggers, can anybody shuttle me to/from the airport?.....i'm getting in friday night at 7:30PM...but my plane monday takes off at 8:30AM (which means i probably have to be at the airport by about 7:00AM....that may be a toughie...but it was my only option home)

lemme know good bruthas!
by Christopher Bara
Wed Mar 07, 2007 4:02 pm
Forum: Rocky Mountains
Topic: Good Luck and Thankx Martin
Replies: 8
Views: 6223

hmmm....I dont know....you know, those Trinidadians (?) have an anarchistic reputation....probably followed him around like a plague... : )

Marty?.....what's the scoop?......are you uprooting the whole family?....or are you coming back?
by Christopher Bara
Sun Mar 04, 2007 8:28 pm
Forum: Turner Summer Ski
Topic: Want to paint a Turner
Replies: 9
Views: 7622

Adam, no offense....but metalflake and flames on a classic...that's damn near blasphemy... (but pearl would be rad) Youre right about the risks in certain paints though, but that's why i would actually recommend against doing it youself...let a pro handle it...Urethane paints are commonplace in auto...
by Christopher Bara
Sun Mar 04, 2007 2:35 pm
Forum: Turner Summer Ski
Topic: Want to paint a Turner
Replies: 9
Views: 7622

Take it to an auto repair shop and have them shoot it with a good urethane...Sikkens, DuPont, etc. Most of these will have the clear coat mixed with the base coat, so it saves a step... Some may recommend adding "Flex additive" to the paint. It's not necessary. First off, "flex" evaporates with time...
by Christopher Bara
Wed Feb 28, 2007 5:54 pm
Forum: Midwest
Topic: Buckeye 3.0
Replies: 0
Views: 2940

Buckeye 3.0

Calendar has been up for one week today....and already has 45 skaters signed up... Took us 2 months to get that last year. Nice to see allot of new names and skaters who are travelling in for this one. It's gonna be a friggin gassssss.... This year we're going to have a different hotel, only a few m...
by Christopher Bara
Thu Feb 22, 2007 5:59 pm
Forum: ISSA World Ranking
Topic: [2007] Region West Atlantic: USA East
Replies: 19
Views: 15733

I dont do applications....

Kenny doesnt do applications...



Pat, this was one of the best races in the states in 06.....This year will be just as good, and the venue hasnt changed.....

Should we just assume the Buckeye's going to get the main and call it a day?
by Christopher Bara
Thu Feb 22, 2007 4:04 pm
Forum: ISSA World Ranking
Topic: [2007] Region West Atlantic: USA East
Replies: 19
Views: 15733

buckeye 3.0

Is this the proper forum for requesting a Main for the Buckeye Open 3.0 in July?
by Christopher Bara
Thu Feb 22, 2007 3:54 pm
Forum: North America
Topic: [2007] 2007 Buckeye Open 3.0
Replies: 0
Views: 2761

[2007] 2007 Buckeye Open 3.0

Race is set for the weekend of July 20th, 2007.....where do we look for status verification?
by Christopher Bara
Thu Feb 01, 2007 10:14 pm
Forum: ISSA World Ranking
Topic: WHO IS ROOKIE OF THE YEAR 2006, NOW REALLY
Replies: 20
Views: 16478

ok, i give up....where the hell do you guys find these ROTY postings at?.....I never saw Barretts name anywhere....and now i read that Fadell was the pro ROTY?....i'm not even sure HE knows that.....where's the thread??
by Christopher Bara
Thu Jan 18, 2007 12:48 am
Forum: Turner Summer Ski
Topic: "Yankee sized" cutaway
Replies: 9
Views: 7716

Hey, by the way....i just picked up a High Times...Freak Brothers Special....yep...you guys have that one down about right
by Christopher Bara
Thu Jan 18, 2007 12:45 am
Forum: Turner Summer Ski
Topic: "Yankee sized" cutaway
Replies: 9
Views: 7716

Wattup there Chris....Funny you would say that....thats the first thing i thought when i openned this box...I'm pretty sure this board came out of the same shop as the Big Black too......It's a nice looking board
Scott...I dropped you a PM
by Christopher Bara
Thu Jan 11, 2007 6:49 pm
Forum: Midwest
Topic: anybody got My Space sites??
Replies: 9
Views: 7449

suuuuuure...Heidi's got one .... but you need to know the secret handshake
by Christopher Bara
Wed Jan 10, 2007 2:02 am
Forum: Midwest
Topic: anybody got My Space sites??
Replies: 9
Views: 7449

kinda like that dude with the devil and angel on his shoulders in Animal House, aye?...

I see that the Stooges got snubbed again by the rock and roll hall of fame...

Patti Smith made it in....good thing
Iggy, no....bad thing
by Christopher Bara
Tue Jan 09, 2007 1:57 am
Forum: Midwest
Topic: anybody got My Space sites??
Replies: 9
Views: 7449

"The two people i'd like to meet".....
Betty Page.............and Jesus


no polarity there!!

heh heh

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by Christopher Bara
Sat Dec 30, 2006 3:19 pm
Forum: Midwest
Topic: Detroit Slalom Sessions
Replies: 24
Views: 14328

43 degrees and no wind today.........We're hitting "O" at about noon...saturday.......bring your GS board if your up for it
by Christopher Bara
Thu Dec 28, 2006 2:17 am
Forum: Turner Summer Ski
Topic: "Yankee sized" cutaway
Replies: 9
Views: 7716

Hey Marty...Merry Christmas!..


It's a new model Turner but I've had it for a while, just never got pics of it......I'd like to get it out sometime soon.....but the weather hasnt been favorable for outdoor skating around here in a while

I've still got to sell more boards before spring though
by Christopher Bara
Wed Dec 27, 2006 11:53 pm
Forum: Turner Summer Ski
Topic: "Yankee sized" cutaway
Replies: 9
Views: 7716

"Yankee sized" cutaway

32 X 8.5 with low camber, a fat ass and a 20" wheelbase.....finally a big cutaway..... http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v228/KCRChrisB/Turners/100_1216.jpg http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v228/KCRChrisB/Turners/100_1213.jpg http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v228/KCRChrisB/Turners/100_1212.jpg but...
by Christopher Bara
Wed Dec 27, 2006 11:49 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: turner cutaway
Replies: 3
Views: 1945

yeah, i could be convinced to part with it...as the deck only or as a complete.... it's 32 X 8.5 with a 20" inner to inner wheelbase. You wont find it on the website...it's the only one like it.......made with a rolled edge like the classics too... Go to the Turner forum, i'm posting pics up there.....
by Christopher Bara
Wed Dec 27, 2006 6:00 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: turner cutaway
Replies: 3
Views: 1945

hey John, i've got a new cutaway...unlike anything you've ever seen before...more to the size of a modern race deck, about 30" by 8.25" with a wider tail for foot placement. stiff flex and a lower camber than the old ones...drilled and taped but unridden.. post up if you want me to load some pics...
by Christopher Bara
Thu Dec 14, 2006 5:43 pm
Forum: Midwest
Topic: List for Santa
Replies: 15
Views: 11260

I've seen that cartoon before.....cracks me up......
but do you really want your logo...."Mmmmmmm....cookies" right below it?.....

heh heh

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