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Our bus project logs - from mechanical to RV systems, everything we've done to our vintage bus conversion since we bought Zephyr in June 2011. For more information on our bus, visit her page at http://www.technomadia.com/zephyr

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In our hyper-mobile periods of travel, we're generally changing up our location every few days and 'on our way' somewhere. We love those times....

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Has it really been three years already?!? Our first look at Zephyr! It seems like just yesterday we were roaming around the country on a...

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Sometime last month we got an e-mail from a guy named Kasey, who said he was in the Elkhart area getting some work done...

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When you own a bus, or well, any home actually - there's always a to-do list a mile long of potential future projects. Our...

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Our last travelogue post ended on a bit of a cliffhanger. When you own a vintage bus.. you gotta get used to this. We started...

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The story of our summer was our major breakdown in remote Montana, and the subsequent full engine rebuild we carried out at Interstate PowerSystems...

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It took longer than any of us imagined it might. When we broke down on June 14th, the thought that we might still be in...

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We can't thank the team at Interstate PowerSystems in Billings, MT enough for their efforts this past week during our engine re-install after the...

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Lots of progress this week, and we've been super super busy. The engine back on the cradle and painted up all pretty! (We went...

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  "Art without engineering is dreaming; engineering without art is calculating." - Steven Roberts, the original technomad - Microship.com

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It took a little longer than expected, but yesterday morning we got to see and hear our engine fire right up on dynamometer (aka...

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Despite the reality that we have now: Please let this be our last full moon over Billings shot! Witnessed two full moons over Billings Are considered...

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What to do with a broken down 40 year old Detroit Diesel engine? After pondering our options, we decided to give Interstate PowerSystems the go-ahead...

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So there we were - broken down and ending up in Billings, MT - pondering our options to get back on the road. Last Monday morning...

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Just a quick update for those not following along in real time on Facebook and the Bus Conversion Forums... On Monday the mechanic here in...

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We've said it over and over again, building a nomadic lifestyle does not get you out of "bad stuff" happening. It still happens. Life on the...

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