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About lc

dad, husband, dog and cat owner, computer guy, race fan, classic car fantasizer, fiscal conservative,, lover of chocolate brownies with vanilla ice cream

Philmont Advisor Advice – July, 2019

Just got back from my first Philmont experience. I was the lead advisor. We did the 10-12 (depending on how you count) day trek, itinerary 13, “61” miles. We were crew 703G this year. So, some quick tips while I’m … Continue reading

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The ’72 GMC C25

So, I brought a 1972 Ohio farm truck home from New England. Quote from Mrs. LC: “this is my favorite of all the vehicles you’ve brought home.” That could be because she drove a horse trailer all over north Texas … Continue reading

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The C25 Road Trip    

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What to do while you’re in Austin for The Austin Grand Prix

Some thoughts about how to take advantage of the unique aspects of Austin while you’re here. Continue reading

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Sold sold sold!

I sold the 1960 Ford F100 early in the summer of 2014. I think I got $1500 for it, which is less than I paid for it and far less than I had in it, of course. I got my … Continue reading

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I’m Exhausted

It’s been a while since I wrote about the truck. I just looked and good God it’s been almost two years. A lot has happened, but not as much as might have happened in this amount of time. Let’s see: … Continue reading

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Engine Swap

I completed the engine swap last weekend, but failed to start it before traveling. The task entailed: – bolting the clutch back onto the flywheel that came with the motor. I didn’t know where the throwout bearing was supposed to … Continue reading

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