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Truck Totaled

Since so many people seem to have missed all of the communications via facebook (well, I can’t blame them, I spend less time there every time they make an “improvement”), I guess I should give in and post something to my usually-so-professional blog, explaining a bit about what happened ...

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Update on my F-250 - Icom mobile, antennas, strobes

I’ve done a bit of work on my truck since my last update, and also have some new photos. The work done includes:

  • Added 4 strobes head to rear of truck, with strobe box in NEMA enclosure in bed.
  • Icom F5061 (VHF 50W) mobile radio in console
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Truck Wiring and Lighting - Part I

As mentioned in my Custom Truck Console post, since my truck was stolen and now recovered (with all of the emergency equipment stripped out - weird) I’ve got to start from scratch. Since I finished the console, I’ve started work on redoing the lighting. The first grueling step was ...

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Custom truck console

I’ll keep this post relatively to the point (the original full story is on eLightbars.org here and here). My 2006 Ford F-250 CC XLT was stolen in September, 2008. It was recovered about a month later, after Geico said they’d pay out, and after I’d bought ...

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openEPCR

I’ve been toying around for a while with the idea of creating a software package for handling Electronic Patient Care Reports for EMS (Emergency Medical Services) agencies. There are a few popular packages around, but most of them are web-based. In the event of a disaster - or even bad ...

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