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08-25-2009, 09:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,418
Posted By doccable

Well, I can't argue with that. Although, on the...

Well, I can't argue with that. Although, on the WHP; I think they are using detector-detectors now. I usually get at least a little warning, (cars in front of me - I know how to play that game:) )....
08-25-2009, 08:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,418
Posted By doccable

I'm still here. More or less. :) I've got a...

I'm still here. More or less. :) I've got a TiGrey in Laramie, I occasionally get out in the summertime and play. As for other 8's around here; there is a pair of blues running around, at least two...
09-04-2008, 09:22 PM
Replies: 1,071
Sticky Colorado?
Views: 87,491
Posted By doccable

For what it's worth, I put a set of Pirelli...

For what it's worth, I put a set of Pirelli P-Zero Neros on mine a couple of years ago, and although I do my best to avoid winter driving conditions, the few times I had to drive in the snow, these...
06-28-2007, 08:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 959
Posted By doccable

I'm still here - lurking. :) I guess it's been a...

I'm still here - lurking. :) I guess it's been a while since I was in Casper with my 8... I may need to shoot up there one of these days. There are four here in Laramie that I know of; my Ti Grey, a...
09-08-2006, 09:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 678
Posted By doccable

hey sch1z0phren1c - Ya ever try taking Happy...

hey sch1z0phren1c -

Ya ever try taking Happy Jack from Cheyenne to Laramie? Excellent road, great visibility, lots of twisties... any time you wanna play, lemme know! :mdrmed:
-Doc
08-04-2006, 09:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 874
Posted By doccable

I'm still bumping around - lurking in the...

I'm still bumping around - lurking in the shadows. :) As has been mentioned, this forum does seem to have a large burst of activity, then nothin', then... well, you get the idea. Anyway, I just saw a...
07-18-2006, 09:18 PM
Replies: 1,071
Sticky Colorado?
Views: 87,491
Posted By doccable

Wow! That is an old post! I eventually went with...

Wow! That is an old post! I eventually went with a set of Pirelli P-Zero Neros. And love 'em! There was a loooong discussion on them here....
06-01-2006, 10:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 586
Posted By doccable

Hey FWIW, I'll be back up in Casper on the 14th....

Hey FWIW, I'll be back up in Casper on the 14th. Got photo op? :D:
05-22-2006, 09:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 907
Posted By doccable

Well... I do know that the track event is pretty...

Well... I do know that the track event is pretty much probably out. Continental Divide,(Mead), closed up at the end of last year, with no plans to reopen. With that one gone, Second Creek gone, and...
04-17-2006, 05:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 959
Posted By doccable

Cool! Got it just in time to take it home and...

Cool! Got it just in time to take it home and garage it before tonights snowstorm!:)
04-15-2006, 02:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 766
Posted By doccable

Oh yea... anyone have any suggestions for dates?...

Oh yea... anyone have any suggestions for dates? Maybe we could all meet at Ted's Place, (US287 & Colo14 - Poudre Canyon), and head up to Walden from there. If we're going to do a weekend, I'd...
04-15-2006, 02:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 678
Posted By doccable

Since you're in Cheyenne, you should know that...

Since you're in Cheyenne, you should know that Happy Jack Road, (Wyo220), is also a blast. Long, sweeping curves, with mostly excellent visibility. The only part that's kind of tricky is right around...
04-15-2006, 01:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 961
Posted By doccable

Especially if one lives a rural state. It's kinda...

Especially if one lives a rural state. It's kinda cool having a unique ride like this, not to ention how much damn fun it is to drive! :evil_laug
04-13-2006, 08:42 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,946
Posted By doccable

Repost or not... still a great video!

Repost or not... still a great video!
04-13-2006, 07:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 678
Posted By doccable

Hwy 14 from Ted's place to Hwy 125, (Walden) to...

Hwy 14 from Ted's place to Hwy 125, (Walden) to Hwy 127 north to Wyo230, to Laramie, then back to US287 south. Weekdays, generally Tuesdays or Wednesdays are best. Weekends can be hit and miss. Watch...
04-12-2006, 08:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 959
Posted By doccable

Way cool! :cool: I make it up to Casper...

Way cool! :cool: I make it up to Casper once-a-month for the meeting I'm going up for today, and when the weather is good, I take my baby for that trek through the Shirley. I'll give a little more...
04-11-2006, 08:24 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,897
Posted By doccable

Exactly. Getting this back on track,...

Exactly. Getting this back on track, two-and-a-half years, and I still haven't gotten tired of the stares, and the whole "What the hell is that?" stuff.
Love this car. It looks soooo much better...
04-11-2006, 08:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 959
Posted By doccable

Well, daaamn... I've gotta go up to Casper...

Well, daaamn... I've gotta go up to Casper tomorrow, (the 12th) for a meeting. Anyone gonna be around for a photo op? :)
04-09-2006, 03:18 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,045
Posted By doccable

Something else... look at the date he joined...

Something else... look at the date he joined eBay, (31Mar06), in addition to that, his feedback rating, (0). One other item, why wouldn't he post a photo of the VIN plate, seems to me that it's real...
04-09-2006, 01:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 841
Posted By doccable

OK, so the way I read it, this matter is more or...

OK, so the way I read it, this matter is more or less over and done with, right? No reason to drag this on any longer.
Thread closed.
04-08-2006, 05:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 959
Posted By doccable

I guess I've been falling down on the job...

I guess I've been falling down on the job lately.... :uhh: :doh: I'm in Laramie, there's three here including mine, (TiGrey), a blue and a red AT.
Jensf1 - was that you I saw a couple of months ago...
04-07-2006, 07:37 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 3,218
Posted By doccable

Amazing. This thread is soooo done. Say...

Amazing.
This thread is soooo done.
Say goodnight, Gracie.
04-07-2006, 12:59 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 3,218
Posted By doccable

OK.... So this thread's gotten way off track...

OK....

So this thread's gotten way off track here. Maybe it's just the fact that I have a raging case of pnuemonia, or maybe not; either way, allow me to remind everyone about the rules regarding...
01-13-2006, 08:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 919
Posted By doccable

Having lived in the mountain west all of my life,...

Having lived in the mountain west all of my life, and knowing that there are entirely too many stretches of roads where not only is there no cellular coverage, there are virtually no highway patrol...
01-13-2006, 07:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,851
Posted By doccable

We went from Laramie, WY to San Antonio, TX for...

We went from Laramie, WY to San Antonio, TX for an engineering conference last year; 18 hours straight through stopping only to gas up, check the oil, (carried five, needed 1), and change drivers. I...
01-11-2006, 06:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 667
Posted By doccable

Umm... I washed my 8 three times in one week. ...

Umm... I washed my 8 three times in one week. :Eyecrazy:
No, you're not insane. You're amongst friends who completely understand the obsession with this car.
I finally got the MS body kit that...
01-04-2006, 09:10 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,398
Posted By doccable

umm... Rosenthal has all of the TSB's here....

umm... Rosenthal has all of the TSB's here. (http://www.finishlineperformance.com/rx8/bulletins_index.html) The spark plug info is the last one listed.

Mod Edit:
Link moved here:...
01-03-2006, 08:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,565
Posted By doccable

FWIW - I decided to go with the MS kit; mainly...

FWIW - I decided to go with the MS kit; mainly because of fit, and the fact that I don't have to wait for a body shop to get the paint done, or get it right. It really depends on how much...
11-11-2005, 06:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 904
Posted By doccable

I have had mine out in the snow - most of the...

I have had mine out in the snow - most of the time not by choice, the snow crept up on me... anyway, when I had the Bridgestone Potenzas on her... well.... I've had better luck with racing slicks. :)...
10-02-2005, 10:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 697
Posted By doccable

That leaves just Continental Divide Raceway,...

That leaves just Continental Divide Raceway, which is located on I-25 at exit 245, (Mead). The RMRX8 Club has been there twice. I've never been to PPIR or SCR, so I've no comparison.
08-20-2005, 01:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 857
Posted By doccable

Well, as of right now, (about 1 PM Saturday),...

Well, as of right now, (about 1 PM Saturday), we're up to 12.

bruce
mazdarich
zuhalter
omicron (just dropping by)
doccable
LaramieBlue
Avenger88
Dave S. (50/50)
08-19-2005, 06:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 857
Posted By doccable

Not yet. But I will compile tomorrow late morning...

Not yet. But I will compile tomorrow late morning sometime, and post it. So far it's looking pretty good for such short notice! At last count we were up to 8 or so, but I haven't had time yet to look...
08-17-2005, 06:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 857
Posted By doccable

We're up to six so far, and a couple of maybes......

We're up to six so far, and a couple of maybes... I'll keep everyone posted! If you didn't get the email from the club mailbox, please PM me with your info so I can add you to the main distribution...
08-16-2005, 07:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 857
Posted By doccable

This is what I get for focusing too much on work....

This is what I get for focusing too much on work. I'm up for it! :D I'm gonna try to throw something together for this, say this weekend... stay tuned!
(edit): OK... I'm going to suggest the club's...
07-26-2005, 01:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,206
Posted By doccable

I was originally going to buy from Spradley-Barr,...

I was originally going to buy from Spradley-Barr, but after they refused to negotiate the price, ("Sorry - can't take anything below list" - Oct 03), I went home, jumped on the web, found Penkhus,...
07-21-2005, 07:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 841
Posted By doccable

Wow... sorry to hear you guys are having problems...

Wow... sorry to hear you guys are having problems with the dealerships in Denver, I use Spradley-Barr in Ft. Collins, and I know that Omicron uses Longmont; for service only. I wouldn't buy a car...
07-21-2005, 07:28 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,869
Posted By doccable

Really? I & my baby live and play @ 7200',...

Really? I & my baby live and play @ 7200', (Laramie, WY). To get out of the valley here, every road takes at least 1000' in elevation rise. I travel out of town pretty regularly, and only when I went...
07-19-2005, 05:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,869
Posted By doccable

Thankfully enough, on my recent trip to San...

Thankfully enough, on my recent trip to San Antonio, I drove across Texas at night in both directions. I'm convinced that's the only way to travel across barren, flat $#!thole places like that; oh,...
07-18-2005, 10:35 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 7,233
Posted By doccable

I'm forking out around $450/mo, have almost three...

I'm forking out around $450/mo, have almost three years left. :(
07-17-2005, 11:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,869
Posted By doccable

Well I guess it's about time I chime in on this...

Well I guess it's about time I chime in on this one... I've had my 8 over Trail Ridge Road in Rocky Mountain National Park, (elevation 12,000'+); several times - (due to size restrictions, I can't...
07-12-2005, 10:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 525
Posted By doccable

:eek: You spent time in the "triple-digit-zone"?...

:eek: You spent time in the "triple-digit-zone"? I'm shocked. :rolleyes: Having uh... ventured there once or twice myself, doncha love how stable this car is? I will neither confirm nor deny that I...
07-08-2005, 06:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,336
Posted By doccable

I've had a couple of close calls involving: two...

I've had a couple of close calls involving: two moose, (seperate occasions), five deer, too many antelope to count, and a small herd of big horn sheep. I've hit several prairie dogs. Initially, I did...
06-24-2005, 05:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,206
Posted By doccable

I purchased mine from Penkhus in the Springs, I...

I purchased mine from Penkhus in the Springs, I had no problems with them, it was an internet sale. What I found good about Penkhus was that they were better on price than anyone else, and they...
06-20-2005, 11:06 PM
Replies: 1,071
Sticky Colorado?
Views: 87,491
Posted By doccable

Hi there, igotanocho! There is an absolute wealth...

Hi there, igotanocho! There is an absolute wealth of info on this site -- use it. :) Also, have you had a chance to check out the RMRX8Club site (http://rockymountainrx8.com/)?
If you want, you can...
06-20-2005, 11:18 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,545
Posted By doccable

Just got done with trip from Wyoming to San...

Just got done with trip from Wyoming to San Antonio, TX. Spent 18 hours on the road each way, mileage was around 1200 each way. This has got to be one of the most comfortable cars I've ever driven on...
06-08-2005, 12:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 596
Posted By doccable

Congrats! If you haven't already stumbled upon...

Congrats! If you haven't already stumbled upon this thread (https://www.rx8club.com/showthread.php?t=51830), I'd suggest checking it out. Tommy has done us all a great service!:D If you're interested...
06-06-2005, 08:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,440
Posted By doccable

This thread...

This thread (https://www.rx8club.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=17817&highlight=oil+dipstick) is kinda old, but it's what one member did to help with the difficulties of reading the dipstick. This is...
06-06-2005, 12:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,001
Posted By doccable

uh...correction. There was in fact, two (that I...

uh...correction. There was in fact, two (that I know of), CZ-equipped cars out there. :D But no matter! I installed my CZ about two weeks ago, and I noticed a difference instantly!
Just buy it! :D
06-02-2005, 03:28 PM
Replies: 1,071
Sticky Colorado?
Views: 87,491
Posted By doccable

Hey, kreuznach - ya gonna make the meet? I'm...

Hey, kreuznach - ya gonna make the meet? I'm planning a caravan if ya wanna join! (From Laramie/Ft. Collins) :D
I was just down in the Springs a month ago, and we went up to Cripple Creek on hiway...
06-01-2005, 01:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,110
Posted By doccable

Not to mention the hassles, (airport security),...

Not to mention the hassles, (airport security), and of course - the fun factor. :D But I think I'm stating the obvious... :rolleyes:
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