Got the bed brackets bent up today.... Discovered a few minor adjustments that will likely get done at final assembly.
I may need to extend the bolt slots a bit.
Top of the bracket is a hair longer than I would like, once the bed bars are welded on I may trim this a bit to keep...
A grid to mount standard Molle Pouches which there is just about one for anything you can imagine. and the holes are for quickfist or whatever else you can think of. basically a frame work for origination of storage
A little something I put together for the front of the truck bed.
Back from the laser cutter, from design to reality less than 6 days
Had to slot the mounting holes since My measurements was off by about 1 cm. I also updated the cad model to put a bit of a radius in at the bottom corners
Airing down tires for traction is an old trick that is used by many looking to gain traction. Airing down each tire on its own, and then airing it back up can be faster with a 4 way setup.
I recently made this setup based on the following video.
with a slight change, I made the Gauge and...
Well, we found a mount that will fit In south texas at a pilot truck stop. Before we crossed over to mexico for the day.
It was a day trip for some food and shopping. Nothing real exciting, but we will be heading back for Christmas eve as well.
I picked up the the DMM, Dash top Multi Mount from The Taco Garage So that I can use 1" ram ball mounts . The mount has 6 holes spaced 1" apart
The top mounting plate, has a nice finish, and fits the space perfectly.
I used several binder clips as clamps, this worked well, but did require...
Had a bit of a score yesterday... A coworker had several of the MWC on his work truck. When I asked him about them, his reply was "Do you want some?" it took me about 2 seconds to ask How many can I get? and after he ask how many would you Like, I then asked if I could get 4 of them.
Wilson has changed names they are now WeBoost, here is the link to the current model of the one I have 4G-M. They also have units for a fixed location for those who live in areas with poor cell coverage.
Finally had some time off work , and decent weather. So I moved the 4G cell phone Booster over to the Tacoma. Originally bought this for when I was driving home from working ion West Texas to help minimize the dead Zone. It doesn't get used as much nowadays but it does still come handy
Does loosing your driveshaft at 60mph count? the front U-Joint on the Cherokee went out, shearing the bolts off at the rear yoke. and bounced down the highway. Good thing there was no one behind me or next to me, that could have gotten hit.
However that was minor compared to the time I let the...