Spoilboard

The CNC “Ox in a box” kit that I purchased comes with everything except the electronics controller and a spoilboard. So that means that I needed to make my own spoilboard. I basically just followed the plans provided by OpenBuilds (link), but created my own drawings using imperial measurements. Instructions (PDF) SketchUp 2015 Model (SKP) ...

Monsoon Radio

Many things about the Fiero’s interior leave a lot to be desired. One of those things is the dated stock stereo. It does not have any way to play modern media  – CDs, MP3s, or support for external devices. To rectify this for the short-term (until I do a complete rebuild of the interior), I ordered a Firebird Monsoon radio head unit. This unit is a huge step up from the stock Fiero head unit, and it was further customized by FieroTom to include a lighted Aux-in port. Installation is literally plug-n-play with the wiring harness that Tom provides. I just had to remove the bezel from around the stereo/hvac controls, pull the old head unit out, and put the new head unit in.   ...

Orange Boogie – 3-way RW

Turning some points in a 3-way RW jump with Greg and Ryan. We were doing a sidebody/fly-through rotation, and it worked well. Good jump! ...

Orange Boogie – Gainer exits from a Casa

This was supposed to be a 6-way jump that where we built a hybrid. We started off well with three sets of 2-way gainer exits – but then I sunk out of the formation. Awesome exits, and still a fun jump! ...