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Old 02-08-2019, 07:39 PM   #1241
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The roof raise looks great! A friend of mine suggested we do that to my bus, but I'm afraid it might be taller than it is long, no go for me

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Old 02-08-2019, 07:49 PM   #1242
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The roof raise looks great! A friend of mine suggested we do that to my bus, but I'm afraid it might be taller than it is long, no go for me
The lower you keep a raise the easier it is to make it look decent!
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Old 02-08-2019, 07:53 PM   #1243
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I'm playing catch up on your build, so how high did you go? We thought about 6-8" but with such a short wheelbase I don't think it would be fun to drive on the wind. Besides, I'm 5-6 and she-s 5-2 so we wont be hitting our heads when it's all done. Some of my friends and children....they should learn to duck
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Old 02-08-2019, 09:10 PM   #1244
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I'm playing catch up on your build, so how high did you go? We thought about 6-8" but with such a short wheelbase I don't think it would be fun to drive on the wind. Besides, I'm 5-6 and she-s 5-2 so we wont be hitting our heads when it's all done. Some of my friends and children....they should learn to duck
Leave it be, you'll have plenty of headroom.
I did a 10" raise on a 40' bus. I'd go 8" if I did it again.
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Old 02-18-2019, 05:32 AM   #1245
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Old 02-18-2019, 06:42 AM   #1246
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I only read this forum on Tapatalk app. No using photo bucket or other BS site to then figure out how to upload. You simply upload directly from your phone or tablet. Way easier!
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LOL do what now?
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Old 02-18-2019, 08:55 AM   #1247
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LOL do what now?
Me too lol.
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Old 02-23-2019, 08:08 PM   #1248
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Old 03-04-2019, 02:29 AM   #1249
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Leave it be, you'll have plenty of headroom.
I did a 10" raise on a 40' bus. I'd go 8" if I did it again.
But if you'd only done 8" I wouldn't be able to fit in it so well!

How's your other build going?
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Old 03-04-2019, 04:36 AM   #1250
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But if you'd only done 8" I wouldn't be able to fit in it so well!

How's your other build going?
We bought a 99 Thomas shorty on a whim for CHEAP.
Its going... slow.
Watching Kabaddi isn't the same without you lol.
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Old 06-24-2019, 06:27 AM   #1251
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Condolences to you, and to Eddie's people.
Eddie's mom now has the same kind of cancer that Ed had. Eddie's niece has quit her job to take care of her.
If anyone wants to help out some nice folks here's the link.
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Old 06-24-2019, 07:49 AM   #1252
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Damn, dude, thats gots to be tough to take...
Surely sorry to hear about that.
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Old 06-24-2019, 07:58 AM   #1253
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Sorry to hear it.
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Old 06-24-2019, 08:04 AM   #1254
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Thanks guys.
They're great folks. It sure is a shame that they're having to go through this.

Sucks so much.
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Old 06-24-2019, 08:07 AM   #1255
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What comes after, "sucks"..?
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Old 06-24-2019, 08:16 AM   #1256
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Not to bring them any any luck but time to get the entire clan tested. Mom didn't work at the same place did she. Get that niece tested!!!
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Old 06-24-2019, 08:21 AM   #1257
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Not to bring them any any luck but time to get the entire clan tested. Mom didn't work at the same place did she. Get that niece tested!!!
You don't have to work there. Ed didn't know any better and wore his work clothes home. The dust on those clothes was made up of horrible stuff.
They literally dump hoppers of plasma dust in the employee parking area.
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I'd change out of my work boots after working crapped-up sites, so's not to cross contaminate my truck's pedals, and always had a complete change of garb, should my clothes get effed up.
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You don't have to work there. Ed didn't know any better and wore his work clothes home. The dust on those clothes was made up of horrible stuff.
They literally dump hoppers of plasma dust in the employee parking area.
Sounds like they're overdue for a class-action suit!!!
Rat bastards...
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I'm so sorry to hear about Eddie's Mom.
But I have to agree that at this point, everyone needs to be tested.
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Old 06-24-2019, 07:23 PM   #1260
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I'm so sorry to hear about Eddie's Mom.
But I have to agree that at this point, everyone needs to be tested.
None of them get it at all.
There have been at least 4 or 5 folks directly connected to the shop who've passed away from serious radical cancer in the last decade.
I was fired for telling everyone and no one even cared.

Most of the guys there are just happy they can buy their Busch Light and 305's.
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