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Going Big

And going home.

Posted: 6/16/19

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Stuffing the Bun

Trying to back a car hauler into a carport — not an RV cover — is kinda like trying to stuff a ballpark-sized hot dog in a picnic bun.

Posted: 6/9/19


The Sky's the Limit


Posted: 6/2/19



Minimum Viable Product

In engineering, iteration is a slow but effective process for improvement.

Posted: 5/26/19

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Garage Realizations

Realizations can be rough.

Posted: 5/19/19

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Lost to Time

As time moves on we lose so much about the past.

Posted: 5/12/19

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Looks Like We Made It

There's a first time for everything.

Posted: 5/5/19


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Heaven on Earth

As I write this, I just got back from the track — and it was heaven.

Posted: 4/28/19

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The Cobalt and a Malt

I happen to love a good chocolate malt.

Posted: 4/21/19


Adventure Coffee

I've picked up a new habit: Adventure Coffee.

Posted: 4/14/19

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Chartering a Project

Another week, another project.

Posted: 4/7/19


Welding Torch

Preparing for Success

This week's update sure came down to the wire.

Posted: 3/31/19


Garage Dreams

The resources I have to devote to my hobby are limited.

Posted: 3/24/19

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Going Garage

Having the right infrastructure to support a car hobby is just as important as having the infrastructure in place to support a society.

Posted: 3/17/19

2020 GT-500

The New 2020 Shelby Mustang GT-500

The new GT-500 — I love it — except...

Posted: 3/10/19

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Just Don't

Cruising the boards again has reminded me of a lot of mistakes I've made in the past.

Posted: 3/3/19


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Being Friendly

Recently I returned to the interweb's social scene after being insular and anti-social for more than a decade.

Posted: 2/24/19

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Car Time

This time of the year has long been special to me.

Posted: 2/17/19

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Getting the Cobalt Ship Shape...Again

There's really only one thing I'm a pro at, and it's crastinating.

Posted: 2/10/19

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Still Paying for My Road Trip

After I got the Cobalt SS/SC back from the dealership, I took her to get her fourth windshield replacement of the year.

Posted: 2/3/19


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Dealing with the Problem Child

Ah, the challenges of dealing with a finicky performance car as a daily driver, touring car, and for one single night five years ago, a race car.

Posted: 1/27/19

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Out of Arizona


Posted: 1/20/19

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Lookin' for Adventure

In whatever comes my way.

Posted: 1/13/19

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Holistic Hot Rodding

Through my love of the automobile, I've found myself delving deeply into numerous related subjects.

Posted: 1/6/19

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