Tag Archives: frame

making connections… and more destruction

Howdy. Got little done on the truck but important stuff has been brought on its way. A few days ago i took delivery of a bunch of Borgeson parts, universal joints and materials for a telescoping shaft. Which led to … Continue reading

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cardboard aided fail

Hi there. I have not written anything about the race truck recently, because nothing happened. I have been rolling around a few ideas for the front suspension in my head. Basically i have been “working” on concepts for a coil … Continue reading

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Pest or cholera? Leaf springs or coils and trailing arms

It’s been hunting my mind for weeks: Pest or cholera. Stock leaf springs or Chevys C10 trailing arms and coils. The race trucks targeted top speed is 170mph. The actual top speed it will eventually reach when i am done … Continue reading

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death

It’s over for the old frame. I feel bad about doing this but on the other hand, it is the right step. Nobody wanted to have the old frame (and i was offering it really damn cheap), only a few … Continue reading

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second startup!

Well i am sorry you did not witness the first startup. But unfortunately, the phone did not record it and i could not redo it, because there was neither oil in the transmission or transfer case, nor a cooler with … Continue reading

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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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