[meteorite-list] New Topic, all terain transportation?
From: Tim Heitz <midwestmeteor_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Thu Apr 22 10:31:26 2004
Maybe one with racing stripes
----- Original Message -----
From: "Tom aka James Knudson" <knudson911_at_frontiernet.net>
To: "David Freeman" <dfreeman_at_fascination.com>; "meteorite-list"
Sent: Monday, February 23, 2004 7:36 PM
Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] New Topic, all terain transportation?
> Hi Dave and list, For dry lake beds, nothing beats a little electric or
> scooter! Easy to get on and off of and no viewing obstructions Cheap to!
> Maybe one like this?
> Thanks, Tom
> peregrineflier <><
> IMCA #6168
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: David Freeman <dfreeman_at_fascination.com>
> To: meteorite-list <meteorite-list_at_meteoritecentral.com>
> Sent: Monday, February 23, 2004 6:19 PM
> Subject: [meteorite-list] New Topic, all terain transportation?
> > Dear List;
> > Hunting meteorites with an ATV. A new topic. How refreshing is that?
> > I expect to be using one this year. I hope to use it to get me further
> > afield than I would go on foot. I understand that seeing golf ball
> > sized treasures at 20 mph is impossible so expect to use it as a sort of
> > portable base camp to conduct searches for the erosion areas I am
> > targeting. Since walking further in to areas more than a mile is not on
> > my ambition list, the ATV will be a treat to access. I am sensitive to
> > access issues on public lands here, and on private land access issues as
> > well.
> > Any comments on hunting with an ATV, and do we have favorite
> > accessories. Mine will have a plug in for cell phone, and GPS unit, and
> > haven't decided if the lap top belongs with me or leave it home!
> > With payloads of 300 pounds, I should be able to haul out all the
> > meteorites I find......well, I can always make a second or third trip.
> > Best,
> > Dave Freeman
> > Polaris 700 sportsman
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