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The Unimog S 404….an older article

The Mercedes Benz Unimog By Greg Trent, ©1994 The Mercedes Benz Unimog, in all of its variants, has a long and illustrious history as one of the worlds best light-medium duty rough terrain cargo vehicles. Originally developed as part of … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving folks!

We’ve all got things to be thankful for, even if it takes some of us a while to identify them. So here’s to you folks – enjoy your time today!

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Veterans Day 2017

Originally posted on Western Rifle Shooters Association:
God bless them all.

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So the trailer project is semi-complete, and a success…

I’ll add in some pics later today, but I made a four hundred mile run with the trailer, loaded with a Steyr-Puch Haflinger, ramps and what not. Worked out perfectly, towed nicely, hubs ran cool, and the Haffy had zero … Continue reading

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One of those days….

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Sadly, Dr. Jerry Pournelle has passed on.

Anyone that’s into self reliance probably has read something, or everything, written by Dr. Pournelle. He passed on Sept. 8, 2017. Dr. Pournelle’s site, Chaos Manor,  is here Chaos Manor, if you’d like to leave a message go to the “Well … Continue reading

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For those of you on the West Coast…Unimog meet coming up at Calico, CA, October 13-15

All sorts of eurotrash vehicles show up to this meet/trail run. From the usual Unimogs, to Pinzgauers, Haflingers, MAN, Tatra and so forth. One never knows what, exactly, will show up. Usually we’ll have some domestic vehicles show up also, … Continue reading

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Hurricane Irma on the way, and U.S. Virgin Islands set to start confiscations…..

Got an ex-military vehicle? How about a high profile vehicle? A nice boat? How about an RV? Generator? Weapons? Well, guess what….   NATL-GUARD virgin islands governors order

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Yet another thing to think about…Law Enforcement encounters during evac

There are good cops….and bad ones. Some of them seem to have lost the concept of “protect and serve”. Such as this guy, from the Orange County, Texas Sheriff’s Department. He’s a detective that seems to have a slight bit … Continue reading

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Hope you’re paying attention…

It sucks to be in a situation like the Harvey storm event. Unfortunately, it sucks even more when you’re not prepared. Hopefully there will be no more tragic deaths, and this storm will dissipate, and things can get back to … Continue reading

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