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Old 12-02-2017, 05:26 PM   #21
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Oh, and one of those 'small world' things --

I've got the bus at my aunt's property while I do the demo. My cousin stopped by today (I don't see him that often)....turns out he's the second-shift service manager at the International dealership one town over. So Monday he's going to get me the complete build sheet for my bus.

And he also "has a tire guy", so we're gonna find out just how tall of a tire I can cram under these wheelwells.


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Old 12-02-2017, 05:35 PM   #22
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Let me get my build going first!

Will definitely shoot for sometime in 2018.

Or you Floridians could caravan north to the Carolinas.


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Hoping to get up to Grandfather Mt for the highland games this year.
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Old 12-02-2017, 05:40 PM   #23
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Oh, and one of those 'small world' things --

I've got the bus at my aunt's property while I do the demo. My cousin stopped by today (I don't see him that often)....turns out he's the second-shift service manager at the International dealership one town over. So Monday he's going to get me the complete build sheet for my bus.

And he also "has a tire guy", so we're gonna find out just how tall of a tire I can cram under these wheelwells.


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Pretty sure you can get some 10R's under there with no problem.
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Old 12-03-2017, 06:42 AM   #24
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Hoping to get up to Grandfather Mt for the highland games this year.
I go to the Highland games every year.
Haven't had the bus up the hill though?
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Old 12-03-2017, 06:46 AM   #25
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I go to the Highland games every year.
Haven't had the bus up the hill though?
Well, we will see you there!
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Old 12-03-2017, 07:42 AM   #26
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Pretty sure you can get some 10R's under there with no problem.
Wonder if they make a 24.5" wheel with my bolt pattern? Maybe try the 'bigger wheel-shorter tire' route.


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Old 12-03-2017, 07:54 AM   #27
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Oh, and one of those 'small world' things --

I've got the bus at my aunt's property while I do the demo. My cousin stopped by today (I don't see him that often)....turns out he's the second-shift service manager at the International dealership one town over. So Monday he's going to get me the complete build sheet for my bus.

And he also "has a tire guy", so we're gonna find out just how tall of a tire I can cram under these wheelwells.


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maybe I shoulds be talking to Him about howto get a Case file number to plug into my NavKal to alter my trans type and vehicle speed sensor.. my local dealer is CLUELESS..
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Old 12-03-2017, 08:23 AM   #28
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Wonder if they make a 24.5" wheel with my bolt pattern? Maybe try the 'bigger wheel-shorter tire' route.


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Bigger tires will probably give a better ride.
But 24.5's will fit, you just need the right ones for your hubs and offset.
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Old 12-03-2017, 11:03 AM   #29
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maybe I shoulds be talking to Him about howto get a Case file number to plug into my NavKal to alter my trans type and vehicle speed sensor.. my local dealer is CLUELESS..
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I'll ask him tomorrow and let you know.....

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Old 12-03-2017, 11:53 AM   #30
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Well, we will see you there!
What is your clan?
I am with the McDonald clan
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Old 12-03-2017, 11:58 AM   #31
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Can I ask where your at? I would love to see what I am trying to visualize and sadly failing.
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Cool.
Hope to see you there.
Hope to be the blacksmith there next year but won't know until around may.
Wasn't chosen the last two years cause I only had stuff for show and a working setup to see the process and others only had pieces for sale.
Trying to pair with a seller so I can show what it takes to make a piece?
Or just forget it and enjoy the scotch barrels
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