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Duke’s Thing

…..Cousin IT.  Nice bikini top!

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Twisted T-Shirt

We are bringing back our old design from 2001. We will be selling these for $19 each.  Sizes L & XL.

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Shipping an Engine

Placing Rick Goffs engine on the pallet for shipping This engine is completely rebuilt and is being shipped  “Turn Key”. Basically its plug & play’ Wrapped in plastic and strapped down to the pallet. Boxed and ready for pickup by … Continue reading

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Engine Intake & Carb Setup

Final assembly of Rick Goffs engine.  Intake & carb set up is next and then it will have the cam burned in.   Tri-Mill Exhaust system works super.  We have used more than 20 of these in recent years.   … Continue reading

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Thing Day Trip to Tactical Solutions

Tactical Solutions Dana & Steve Petrie, some of our BTG members set us up for a tour of the Tactical Solutions manufacturing facility here in Boise.  Tactical Solutions is an American company, manufacturing state of the art & innovative accessories … Continue reading

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Thing Adventures

This is why you drive a THING !!   Narrow road…….good handbrake!!              

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DAY TRIP TO SQUAW BUTTE

Pulling the grade up to the summit. Lots of washboard and gravel.  Road gets worse as you gain altitude.   Duke pulling the last curve before the summit.  The elevation at the top was just shy of 6000 ft.   … Continue reading

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Our Latest Restoration

Last Year Gary Multanen stopped by my place to show me the Thing he had just purchased.  We visited for a while and then when he was pulling out his Transaxle barfed in my driveway.  This is how we met … Continue reading

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The 20th Annual VW Thing Rallye 2012

Make sure you click on the photos to see  larger size. Like most of our Thing Rallyes we start at our home with the departure dinner.  This year we left Boise with 10 Things and met two others from the … Continue reading

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