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more destruction

I kind of regret tearing this thing apart. It’s been such a nice truck. Anyway, let’s get on. If destruction, then the real deal. I stopped with the umpteenth iteration of the upper coil bucket and shock mount. With the … Continue reading

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a little less fail

Getting closer. The fourth iteration should net a close fit.  

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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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Messing with my head…

This suspension stuff is really messing with my head. Still no 100% solution for the coil spring bucket. The string seen in the picture is about 1″ from the center of the LCA coil bucket and its perpendicular to the … Continue reading

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If you can’t Dodge it, RAM it!

This carbon fiber bumper shaves 13.6kg (or 30lbs) from the front end of my truck.

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One step closer

Received news from ALSATEK, the company building the lightweight parts for my race-truck project. The tool for the bumper is done. This is the steel bumper, bondoed and painted. Ready to make the mould. The mould beeing made: The finished … Continue reading

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to reflect upon

Howdy. Again a long pause between blog entries. Things have been going very slow with the race truck. Let me explain why. When i last worked on the electrical components and finally understood how the tail lamp fault signal generation … Continue reading

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