Monthly Archives: January 2014

ebay find!

Yay, i finally found one of the rare three spoke steering wheels complete and in good working order: This steering wheel will find it’s way into my truck soon!  

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a truck again

It’s a truck again! Using the methods described in “pallet wagon express” installing the cab on the new old chassis was a piece of cake. The Energy Suspension poly body mount kit installed without any problems. The NV4500 fits the … Continue reading

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pallet wagon express

“Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to Kingcrunch Airport. Local time is wrench oclock and the temperature is just above freezing your ass off. For your safety and comfort, we ask that you please remain seated with your seat belt fastened until the Captain turns off the Fasten Seat Belt sign. This … Continue reading

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dropped the cab . . . almost

Seriously guys, have somebody help you while lifting heavy stuff such as a complete cab. I almost dropped the cab of my truck today and it was more adrenaline than i liked to get this evening! Second attempt starts tomorrow… gotta … Continue reading

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follow the blue bird

While i think Facebook is really evil and i decline to even click on links that direct to Facebook i think Twitter is acceptable. I don’t yet get the concept of the inner workings but besides that i think it’s … Continue reading

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entering the danger zone

We’re entering the danger zone in the shop. And leaving it to tell! While preparing the old fuel tank i had to remove the sheetmetal plate from the cracked tank. Unfortunately this one was still filled with about 10-13 gallons … Continue reading

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having a hard time…

Hey folks, i am back from Regensburg and i am having a hard time getting back on my feet. 14h+ every day and 1550mls of driving really take a toll on my condition. Bear with me while i am sorting … Continue reading

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