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Hello from Black Hill SD

Discussion in 'Introduction and Welcome!' started by -Bear-, Sep 10, 2019.

  1. -Bear-

    -Bear- USAF Retired
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    Hello, I'm -Bear-

    Hi everyone,

    My name is Bear. We just bought our first SXS. It's a brand new Pioneer 1000-5 deluxe. We (family) currently live in Box Elder SD right at the feet of the Black Hills and just down the road from the Badlands. We are born and raised in the heel of Louisiana. I am retired military and South Dakota was my last assignment before retiring.

    I wanted a tractor but the family wanted a toy, so I bought a SXS with the cab, winch, plow, heater, ect. cause I don't want to move snow manually anymore! The dealership did not have all the pieces so I am waiting for some thing to come in. We also have some acreage that will make it easier to do the chores. True be told, I have wanted one for a while now but just did not want to spent the money. So far we love it and I think the bug has officially bit me. I am starting to add all the accessories (radio, rocker switch panel, dual batteries ect.). I love DIY very much. I do design, CAD/CAM programming, manufacturing and fabrication for a living. I look forward to seeing others ideas and sharing mine with everyone.
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    Youngest daughter and the dogs with me.

    Here is a little info about me to begin with!
    Honda SxS ownership : Yes, this is my first.
    I have owned, or currently own the following: ATV, Motorcycle, Go Cart, Power Wheels
    My off-road experience level is: Skilled
    My favorite place to ride is: Black Hills
     
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    JeremieBaker President of #NTC
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    Welcome from Canton, OH

    #NTC
     
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    Welcome from The Great Lakes State. Congrats on the nice rig and priceless smile on your daughters face :D

    #NTC
     
  4. CumminsPusher

    CumminsPusher The woods made me do it,yet again!
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    Tigermark i4wd? Really?
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    Welcome from Alabama
     
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    Welcome to board from Arkansas.
     
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    Welcome from Wisconsin. I love that area, you have no shortage of riding opportunities. Enjoy that Pioneer with the family.
    Thank you for your service. Truly appreciated!


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    Mudwing It's always mud-thirty at NTC!
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    Welcome from the mud holes of the 716. You’re off to a good start and congrats. :cool:
    #NTC
     
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    VaHillbilly NTC immigrant gardner
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    VaHillbilly NTC immigrant gardner
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    Thanks everyone, I will keep posted on all upgrades. Today I just finished programming a rocker switch panel blank to replace the Safety placard below the differential lock lever. I cut out a test piece on my laser cutter and it lines up perfectly. If anyone want dimensions, drawing, DXF, DWG, STL or solid model. I did Solidworks in both metric and inch so I can add switches and accessories as I buy them.
     
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    Thank you for your service sir. Welcome from Middle Georgia.
     
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    Welcome from Northeast Texas
     
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    Welcome from west Georgia
     
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    Vikes79 Boom specialist
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    Welcome from “East River”....a little SD lingo for those in other states.
     
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    -Bear- USAF Retired
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    Nice, you ever get over and rides the hills?
     
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    Tramguage1 Sparky #2
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    -Bear- USAF Retired
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    I'm understanding why you call it the addiction.
     
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