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Old 12-30-2012, 11:39 PM   #31
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Yea, my truck is kind of scary when moving that fast
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Old 01-12-2013, 05:04 PM   #32
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Got tired of shit piled up everywhere, so a little bit of organization happened today. Just a little bit though



I just screwed some of these little d-rings to the wall studs




I've some how managed to collect 4 chairs in my trailer and only ever seem to use the one (and usually just for when putting on gear) so I stashed the 2 with the ez-up (keeps it in place too) and stuck the other two on the helmet shelf thing I added (that only ever seems to have my one extra helmet on it anyway).
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Old 01-12-2013, 06:34 PM   #33
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Nice! I need to do some similar organizing out in the shop.. Get some stuff up/out of the way to make it a little more functional.


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Old 01-29-2013, 08:43 PM   #34
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Nothing was stolen except my lock. Bikes were locked in the garage. I'm going to guess this was the doing of the same person who stole a bunch of phone wire from me 2 weeks ago. I had a brand new spool of wire at the time (3000') that they had moved around but were too pussy to actually lift and I think they came back for that. I had rolled it into the garage since their last visit and I guess since they didn't see it sitting out, they would just have a looksie in the trailer.
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Old 01-29-2013, 11:58 PM   #35
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If you find them, make this them:




or save the taxpayers the trouble and catch 'em in the act and defend yourself
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Old 01-30-2013, 03:58 PM   #36
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Hopefully this will keep them from doing the same thing again


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You need to figure out some type of SAW (the movies) device that shoots them in the dick if they touch your shit again.


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Old 01-31-2013, 09:16 AM   #38
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Bolt cutters are easy to buy. If they want your stuff they'll get it. Period. Don't keep anything you don't want stolen in the trailer. I had a friend have his whole moto trailer stolen from his driveway 5 years ago. 1 quad and 5 bikes were in it.

Fortunately everything was insured. But if people have stole from you in the past without reprocussion they'll try it again. Because in their mind it's "safe"
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Old 01-31-2013, 11:25 AM   #39
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Well if I catch them in the act, things will definitely not be safe for them.


I know that if someone wants something bad enough they will get it. I'm just hoping by building up the latch it will prevent them from getting into my trailer the same way again, or at least cause them enough grief they stop trying or do something to make enough noise that I hear them out there.

The only things in the trailer at the time were a small toolbox, some gear, and my ez-up/chairs. All of which was untouched.
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Finally fixed the stupid side door lock. All I really needed was a key, but I may have broke the lock itself trying to get it apart

I replaced it with a universal lock cylinder from TSC.. Some drilling, filing, and jb weld may have been required.
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Old 05-06-2013, 02:20 PM   #41
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Needed to move 4 bikes for the HMT trip, so set up one more tie down point to put a bike in sideways across the front. The left tie down uses an existing one and I placed the new one up under the bench for the right side.

Just waiting for the other 2 bikes to make their ways here.

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It's nice to have some flexibility in how ya load it! Also nice to have a friend who's got a nice trailer that you can throw your bike in! haha!
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This has been the first time since I've bought this trailer I was glad I bought a 7' wide instead of a 6'. Even at 7', without the bike strapped down it is about 1/2" too long to fit completely straight across. Once strapped down it fits fine though.


On a bitter note, one of my buddies that was coming down with me Wednesday had his boss get a case of the dickhead and now he is completely unable to go. I was angry just reading the damn text, I can't imagine how he felt. I would be fucknig LIVID if my boss pulled some bullshit (don't know what exactly happened) 2 days before my vacation that I've had the days off for months. I would also be in search of a new job and going on the trip anyway (hooray single life)
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Old 05-10-2014, 06:26 PM   #44
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Finally got interior lights working in this thing. Used LED strips stuck to the support beams.




Replaced battery break away system too since at some point in time my old battery box broke off the frame and the battery went on vacation.


*edit* Got dark finally. Oh yea, that'll do nicely.




These are the lights I used. Pretty impressive for $9. They aren't quite at bright as the above pic makes it seem, but still plenty bright.

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wow, that looks pretty damn good. I may have to grab some of those lights for the inside of my trailer and some other places.
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