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Nice and Clean 2016

Well after 16 years I took my Fifth Wheel in to have it serviced.  I needed a few boards replaced on the skirting around the bottom.  The guys could not believe how good of shape it is in. I just … Continue reading

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My first Off Road Adventure

Well Sunday I decided to take a ride out the OHV park in Bridgeport with a few friends.  Well the ride out there was great and I had a blast riding the BushPig on the highway.  It handles extremely well … Continue reading

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New Addition to the Garage

Earlier this summer I decided to start preparing to use my RV more. Along with this decision came the realization that I need to consider traveling mishaps. After reviewing my possibilities and needs I decided to purchase a Sport Bike … Continue reading

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Xamarin Evolve 2016

Well it’s that time again and here I am in Orlando Florida. So far the conference is starting out extremely well. This, like the Apple’s WWDC, is a great opportunity for developers to connect with the those that create the … Continue reading

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Alternator Incident 2016

Thursday night I loaded up the truck and headed to the ranch around 3:30PM in the afternoon. About40 miles out of WACO my Alternator light came on. Well we all know what this means but being the eternal optimist I … Continue reading

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Oil Leak 7.3L is Fixed (Day 4)

Well today I took off half a day from work and finished fixing the truck. I reassembled the Oil Cooler and had no trouble reinstalling it on the truck. All it took was just a slight nudge with a pry-bar … Continue reading

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Oil Leak 7.3L Day 2 -3

This is a continuation of a prior Post Well I received my extractor set late Monday and decided to wait until Tuesday night after work to finish off the project. Needless to say the extractor set did not work as … Continue reading

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Oil leak on my 7.3L today

Old faithful (my truck) finally had an issue today. The truck had a pool of oil under it today and now I am performing surgery. Turns out my Dipstick mount, yes the dipstick mount, has an o-ring inside the oil … Continue reading

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Red Bull Air Race Fort Worth Texas

In September of 2014 I attended the Red Bull Air Race at Texas Motor Speedway. Here are a few pictures from the race. If you are into flying then you should experience the Red Bull Air Race at least once … Continue reading

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My first Young Eagles Flight

In July 2014 I participated in my first “Young Eagles Event”. We (the pilots) introduced some young kids from a school in Dallas to General Aviation. I must admit that it was one of the most rewarding events of my … Continue reading

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