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Old 09-16-2010, 03:00 PM   #1
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another update- must read

For those of you following this episode with my sleeping spartan, I did find a mobile home moving co. 45 min away from location. Although they have not seen the situation I'm in, they did give me an estimate of $200 to jack up trailer and place axle on. I found an original axle in Oklahoma city, so things are coming together!!! I plan on making the trip in a couple of weeks, and hopefully return with the trailer.
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That's good news, made2care!!!

Here's your thumbs up...

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Thanks buddy. I am excited!! Really looking forward to the restoration. Will give me something to do this winter.
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What is going to be so neat about this entire experience is removing her from location. I have seen many stories similar, but not to the xtreme of having to remove the structure around her. I will definitely video all of this and share with you guys!!
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Looks like an exciting project. Can't wait to see/hear how it comes along.
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Well, how is it going? Get her 'extricated' yet?
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sleeping beauty is awake!!!!

I will post pictures soon. Took 3 days to tear down part of the boat house and half a day to weld new springs and mount axle. I believe I should not have gone with the 4 inch drop axle. The axle is way too close to the ground and will probably have to purchase larger tires.

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