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Ambulance in Vegas

Photos and Comments by
Buzz and Ariel Ambulance Mechanic Cameron
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Ariel Ambulance at the
Nevada State Museum & Historical Society
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AA sideview - Museum
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AA backview - Museum
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AA other side view with tail
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Clouds in Vegas one day
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Cameron's SHINY car - DeLorean
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Cameron's SHINY colors - DeLorean
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AA and my DMC 4149 "Karma" :) I love my Shiny Goram Car
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AA and Cameron
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Chris & Cameron moving AA
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Chris & Cameron "hooking up"
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More "hooking up" heh heh heh
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More "Hooking Up"
[The trailer's winch-jack broke between
WorldCon and Vegas. A separate jack was needed
to lift the trailer onto the hitch.]
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Ready to get going
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On the road to Cameron's
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More on the road
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On the way
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Ummm more on the road
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At Cameron's
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A little needed re-hooking up
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Re-heightening
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A little tougher than thought
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More maneuvering
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and more moving around
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Getting straightened out
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Getting in the groove
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Finally in place
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IN PLACE!
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Let's hear it for Chris!
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Now to work.
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Rear tail
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More work
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New part!
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Getting there
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Cameron working hard
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New part! Shiny!
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Panel almost done.
Panel matches damn good if you ask me LOL just dont ask me what its made from LOL
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Tail panel is done!
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I painted the inside to help protect it from the elements.
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lights done
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Buzz and the started vent
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Lights painted; looks Shiny; no more hole in the nose :)
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Cameron and his Shiny Hat
start on the front vent
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Nose repainted
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Workin' the nose
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Cam fashioning new parts
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Anne and Buzz - vents started
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My Big Brown Truck :)
My Browncoat truck Stonewall 2 named after General Jackson
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Vents
Good start on the side vents. I'm gonna have a good gorram of a time fiberglassing these. I WILL NEED HELP
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Another vent view
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looking good
needs glass and paint
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As far as I got today on the nose vent thingie
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vents
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Making connection for tail
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Tail work
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Gettin' there
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Cuttin it up
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Almost done
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Close to done
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That part is done.
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rib done needs glassing
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Tail ready to be bolted on.
Now if I only had some help LOL
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Glass work done, just need to drill the holes now
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1 by 2 hands of........TRASH
Had 2 sorry it was too funny in my head.
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Door fixed [This panel fits at the back of the inside of the ambulance.]
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Concept to make door work for back.
Hinge door and make it latch. That way you can get into the back tail area.
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Restored door
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First step in making a new fin
[When we bought the ambulance from the Mojave scrapyard, it was missing one of the tail fins.]
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ribs for a new fin
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Found the tip of the other fin in the AA
God I wish I had found this piece earlier! It was in a bag in the AA; it's the inside tip of the other [missing] tail fin GERRRR
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Door after resin injection
I injected resin into the layers and clamped them down to try to reform the door. We'll see if it worked soon.
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Good view of the door and the new tail panel I made SHINY
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The edge was delaminating.
I fixed the edge as well.
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no door brace hydraulics
Door brace won't work; door's too weak to take the strain.
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We have light
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Light is on
light light light
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side view of new light
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[video -- click to view]
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Window 1
windows are going in. With some caulking, it will be water-tight.
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loaded up
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goin out the gate
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ready to go
[off to MountainCon]
zzz
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Cameron passed out on the floor
[Our hard-working, exhausted Ariel Ambulance Mechanic]
[t-shirt by Tenth Crew Member]




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Last Updated: Saturday, January 13, 2007