Category Archive: Mutant Vehicle

Apr 09 2023

The Juke Joint – Burning Man Submission – 2023

This post is the resource URL for the 2023 Burning Man mutant vehicle submission.

01/07/23 – Juke Joint Media

08/19/22 – A letter from Mike to the DJs and Performers on The Juke Joint

08/08/22 – Where we are now

08/01/22 – Happy happy happy dayz

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Dec 21 2022

Cloud Bike

Cassie chatted with CJ and CJ agreed to let her use the electric-powered Cloud Bike for 2023. Sheri and I went to pick it up. It is now living in my driveway. Bravo!

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Aug 10 2022

Where we are now

We leave in two weeks!!

Watch the video below to see where we are now. Some photos of our journey follow.

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Jul 30 2022

07-30-22 Work Party

You say you want to weld the steps together?

Oh, maybe load some speaker components? Organize cables and tools? Install truck lights? Envision how we are going to show deconstructed walls or what our two other signs are going to look like? Program our main sign with addressable lights. Build a trike?

All this …

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Jul 09 2022

Run Come Dance

Anywhere you hear this beat (You’d better) Run, come dance

Figured out all of the main engineering issues! Now, let’s weld up the rest of the cradles, put in the floor and paint!!

Work party all day Sat. No experience required.

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Jun 15 2022

Hey, (work) party people!

I believe we have enough wood and steel to build all of the floors and platforms. I aim to complete as much as we can before Dave Lloyd and I go on our NYC Safari to check out the natives, wildlife and music scene next week.

To Do

Install Timbren FRTT350E Rear Suspension

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Jun 14 2022

Platform support

A few pictures to hone in on what we are building.

The entire truck

Frame, platform, one speaker and two supports

Frame and one support

One support alone

The steel we are using

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May 31 2022

In just three days… I can make you an elevated floor!

In just seven days…

Rando blog post title, for sure. Unless you realize I went to Rocky for 32 consecutive showings in High School and the way the story was told (live your life, fly your flag) had a big impact on me.

The title for this post was inspired by something Dave …

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May 26 2022

Before and after

I spent the day on RIDE stuff and couldn’t be happier! I love my Burning Man community so much.

I seriously can’t wait to get up on the playa and give hugs to everyone.

So, now the Real Work™ begins.

1) Take off all the sides and floor 2) Weld receptacles for the platforms …

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May 20 2022

Truck Media – 05-20-22

Life! I find myself swimming familiar waters…

Once again I am building a truck with maximum dance floor/community space.

Once again I am designing a truck around outfitting it with the maximum sound.

Once again I am considering ease of access and safety for revelers.

I think it was Glenn who questioned why we are …

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