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View Poll Results: What do you consider stuck?
Give it gas and the track turns but the machine don't move. 17 28.33%
You can get it out in 10 or 15 mins. 5 8.33%
You can get it out in 1 or 2 hours. 5 8.33%
You need help to get it out, two or more people. 21 35.00%
Leave it and wait til spring. 12 20.00%
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post #1 of 14 (permalink) Old 02-21-2003, 09:40 AM
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I have had this disscussion a few times and was wounder what all of you thought? I think that if you need help to get it out then you are stuck!
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I voted for 10 to 15 min but when you think about it. When you give it throttle and the track is spinning and it doesnt move. You think to yourself. Damm im stuck.

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for me, there is 2 kinds of stuck. There's stuck and stuck
usualy when i'm stuck I can pull the sled out in about 5 to 10 min, but when I'm stuck , we are 2 and more with shovels.

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I'm not stuck until i have to go home and get the tractor....which i might add i've had to do that numerous times for my truck he he he

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None of these took more than 5 mins to get out


Ward, you're being too hard on the Beaver
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post #6 of 14 (permalink) Old 02-21-2003, 10:16 AM
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There are various degrees of physical workout, and then there's STUCK!!! That's when you ain't gettin' it out till spring!!

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post #7 of 14 (permalink) Old 02-21-2003, 11:42 AM
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"Stuck" is why I carry a handheld VHF radio and snowshoes. You don't need them until you are. Stuck is equivalent to "blown engine, etc." Three single pulleys and a length of rope are what I carry so I don't get stuck.
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post #8 of 14 (permalink) Old 02-21-2003, 09:36 PM
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I ride with a shovel in my back pack sometimes

If I have a shovel I am going to get stuck good

Last Feb I got stuck in 5feet deep powder for 2hrs

Now that is stuck

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that's not for me..........................
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post #10 of 14 (permalink) Old 02-21-2003, 10:06 PM
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my bro got stuck in about 4 feet of powder this week. what a job getting him out. i would have to say he was stuck.....really good
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