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Old 07-24-2013, 06:59 AM   #46
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I made time to work on the bus and made some real head way. I finished the wiring for the lights in the decks bumper. I'm 2 inches short of the length that requires me to have brake/tail and blinker lights in the decks bumper. I don't need some over zealous cop pulling me over just to find out I'm not breaking the rules. So, to stop that problem I installed the lights. Plus it adds to the safety factor. Short video of the lights. Click picture.



The sequencing turn signals give it a cool look.
http://www.superbrightleds.com/morei...-sfa/558/1760/

I also replaced all the brake, tail and turn lights on the bus. These are direct swap. Take off the old, cut the wires, splice in the new wires and screw on the new LED lights.
http://www.superbrightleds.com/morei...-bus-lamp/566/

For $5 dollars each I added a brake light strobe module to the 2 brake lights on the bus. If/when I add back up lights in the deck bumper I will add the strobe module to them.
http://www.superbrightleds.com/morei...odule/195/845/

I ground off all the sharp edges left from cutting the legs from the deck, beefed up some welds and painted.

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Old 12-23-2013, 06:13 AM   #47
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The deck works.

Took the quad out on the bus for the first time. Went well until time to leave. Yes it's Winter here and wet.
The tires were wet and muddy as I loaded, the right front tire got into the tail light, breaking the housing.
$10 dollar fix. I need to replace them with low profile L.E.D. lights and build a protective ring around it.
My ramp needs to be 3 feet longer or park next to a small hill. The deck will work but at some point
I want an overhead or a swing door on the back. It sucks if I want to take the quad and pick up friends
along the way we have to unload the quad to load bikes into the bus. I also worry about the quad getting
ripped when I'm riding one of the bikes.





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