Travel Blogs from Barstow
... V-8 Pressure plate
Entire rotating assembly balanced individually and assembled
.125" oversize pistons
1.7" intake valves and 1.5" exhaust (Solid guides)
.330 Stipe Cam
5.9 Brumfield Head
"B" intake manifold
Zenith Model A carb
FSI Electronic ignition
Drivetrain: Standard A transmission with Mitchell 26% overdrive, standard rear ratio
... so much hustle and bustle .... bright lights and people.
Tried gambling .... lost $1.00 :-), spent the next 4 hours sipping on margarita's while wandering from Casino to Casino .... you can take your drink with you .... Thank God .... was served in a purple yard glass all 2 litres .... needless to say I was a very happy girl at the end of the night. (Honestly officer .... I only had one drink .... ...
... minimal in accommodations, but reasonably priced and run by a very friendly Indian (as in the country) couple. I declined the round bed and have settled in to a very simple, run down room, with enough space to spread out the electronics and start to work on converting the GoPro time lapse photos into video. Update: woken by a domestic dispute next door and found a mouse in the trash can. Neat place to visit, but I'll stay elsewhere next ...
... again (it have been around 95 degrees F / 35 grader C a big portion of the day). After moveing the laundry to the dryer we took the car to nearby diner called The firehouse.. something. It was an itslian restaurant with a fire-department inspired interior and some pasta was, again, a nice complement to all the burgers we've had. :) Tomorrow we will travel the last leg of our trip and arrive Las Vegas!! I'm really excited to get there and see what Vegas has in store for ...
... to his wife about kids and weather and Chicago. She kept handing me local sales papers to read, which I reminded her were useless to me. Since Jise was working on the van and since he's the boss, he was interupted every minute from working on the van. I noticed quickly that this was a family run operation and that these people were cornerstones of the local community. The neighborhood would come by for visits and gossip in Spanglish. A woman and her son bought a car from ...