2013 Art Car Ideas??

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2013 Art Car Ideas??

Postby coxburner » Tue Feb 26, 2013 9:49 pm

Help!!!!

I have hit a wall is a good way to put it! I am a burner of 3 years and like most have stepped up to be more a part of burning man.....so since my first year (2006, 2008, 2012) I have dreamed of building a mutant vehicle!! Well I have now hit a time in my life where that is possible and 2013 cargo cult is my year to make my dream start happening....

Here is the ground work...I plan on making an art car out of a golf cart (yes I know small but it will be great). The problem that i am having is figuring out what the heck I want/am going to build!!!!!! I am looking for suggestions on things that people might want to see out on the playa. I have a decent fund (never enough but it will have to do) and my plans are 1) movement of some kind ex: legs eyes etc. 2) small sound 3) lights of course.....I have thrown around a shark but a few people have made them....spider.....but again many people have made those......pig (I have a teacup pig that I love to death that most people that know me think I should do because my world is my pig.......sandwich. ......pile of poo with flies........

So.... HELP if anyone wants to throw out reasonable ideas or things that they would like to see I would oh sooooo appreciate it!!!!

Nicole....idea-less future art car driver. :shock:
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Re: 2013 Art Car Ideas??

Postby trilobyte » Thu Feb 28, 2013 4:59 am

I'm giving this a nudge over to the Preparation -> Transportation board, as that's a better fit for general preparation questions and design/construction issues (the year-specific MV board is intended more for updates and announcements on specific vehicle plans). Good luck figuring out which direction you want to go.
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Re: 2013 Art Car Ideas??

Postby moltensteelman » Thu Feb 28, 2013 5:48 am

I think you should go with the playa pig. It's calling your name.
Drop in a Big block V-8 with a 150:1 gear reduction, a 2 1/2 ton rear differential with 44" tires, a 12" I beam frame with tractor weights accross the front bumper and a trailer to haul 30+ burners and I think you'll have it made!
Oh wait this is still page 1, never mind :wink:
Carry on.
I do think the Pig is a good idea.
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Re: 2013 Art Car Ideas??

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