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Gear

One of the reasons we went with a diesel (7.3L) was to improve its’ ease for towing this:

Should make it a breeze to handle.


New Shoes!

Last week we finally needed to get some new tires on the whale shark, pick out some 285/75/R16 BFG TA/KO’s with the correct load range and here we go!

Next on my list is the Ham radio and what will eventually be some sort of Travel/Expo  trailer


Theories and Thoughts about the White Whale Shark

Picked up this F-250 last summer, it came with a some 38 inch tires and a lift kit. chose to swap that with a local fella for the the stock suspension. I wanted to keep more of the towing ability for heavy loads.

I do not have every detail worked out yet but I do have a basic concept nailed down, along with some directions.

Ideas :

  • Head unit to (control DVD, HD, Nav, iPod, Sirius, Backup Camera)
  • 2 smaller screens in the head rests
  • Sat Radio
  • Custom Front Bumper
  • Road Armor rear bumper
  • Jerry Cans of some sort for fuel
  • Amp Research power steps
  • Custom rock sliders
  • Ham & CB Radio
  • Extreme Outback Air Compressor & Tank
  • Coil Air Hose, Tips, Trigger Inflator with Gauge
  • Custom Roof Rack
  • An Awning of some kind on the rank and a matching unit on the trailer
  • Glassworks Unlimited fiberglass fenders w/ white paint
  • Solar battery charger
  • Power Inverter
  • Shovel / axe / mount
  • Rhino Liner on lower portion of truck, and bed
  • Back up camera
  • High Output Alternator