I was this close…
Mar17

I was this close…

Do you remember the frustration Michael felt in the early seasons when he thought he was about to crack the case on who got him burned? And then a turn of events would set him back to square one. That’s exactly how I feel right now. I almost had a project car. Not just any project car, but the project car.  It has been a while since I last posted, but not because I wasn’t still working on the project.  I was in the midst...

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Gathering Intel
Dec13

Gathering Intel

I’ve been gathering intel on Michael Westen’s Charger. Searching the internet is frustrating.  People can’t even agree on what year the Charger is, much less which body style.  I have found crazy answers in forums.  Some people claim it’s a 69 Charger (Dead Wrong – It’s not the Dukes of Hazard body style).  It is definitely a third generation body style charger (1971 – 1974). Based on the...

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Loft: Demolition
Dec06

Loft: Demolition

The team ripped up the old wooden floor in the Loft to get ready for the next crucial step of pouring concrete. This concrete platform will become the foundation for the Operation. We approached the demolition with brute force, using a sledge hammer and a saws all. A little C-4 would gave gotten the job done a lot quicker. Where is Fi when you need her?

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Securing a Ride
Dec05

Securing a Ride

I’ve got the shades… I’ve got the blog… The next step is securing a ride. So far my journey has led me to scour page after page of Craigslist ads and Ebay listing in search of the right Charger.  I have talked to people with Chargers in five different states.  The coupes are more plentiful, but I’m holding out for a hardtop model just like Michael’s.  It has been frustrating finding almost the right...

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The Loft
Dec01

The Loft

The first step to any good operation is securing the headquarters.  For the last few months, Michael and Sam have been working on warehouse spac The Loft is our top secret headquarters – location is undisclosed.  The Loft is hidden away in the business district of an unsuspecting town (hidden in plain sight).e.  Borrowed from an anonymous asset, the Loft is under way. The Loft is not yet operational.  Before bringing the charger...

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