Saturday, January 13, 2024

I slept 8.38 hours, checked in to 5 places, took 16 photos, and walked 5.27 miles. I was in Des Moines and West Des Moines, Iowa.

8:20 am

Woke up after sleeping 8.38 hours

10:55 am

Bout to install the Mountains2Metal concealed radio mount, Midland MXT275 radio, MXTA25 Ghost Antenna, custom antenna bracket, and the Archetype Racing SLAP/BPM dash mount

11:32 am

Frigid out here. Cozy in there.

12:00 pm

Snow day Lego stuff

12:19 pm

Midland Ghost Antenna mounted to the rear Bronco rollbar via the rear speaker mounts

12:20 pm

Ran the antenna wire above the side airbags with some sticky wire clips

1:43 pm

As close as he can get

2:11 pm

Midland Ghost antenna tucked out of the way and hidden inside

2:39 pm

3' CAT-6 Extension will be tucked behind the center console panel when not in use. Then I can just pull it out and plug the mic in when I want to run the radio.

2:40 pm

Radio tucked up into the dash, above the glovebox and wired into upfitter aux switch #6

4:02 pm

Checked in at Menards, Des Moines, Iowa

4:32 pm

Checked in at Allied Construction Services, Des Moines, Iowa

5:35 pm

There were 3 nails and a screw in that tire, haha

5:42 pm


7:21 pm

Checked in at Aposto, Des Moines, Iowa

7:23 pm


7:47 pm

Osso bucco

7:48 pm

It’s a bit drafty by these Victorian windows in these negative temps.

8:52 pm

Checked in at The Winchester Public House, West Des Moines, Iowa

8:56 pm

Blizzard buds

9:57 pm

Checked in at Charlie's Filling Station Lounge, West Des Moines, Iowa

11:08 pm

When Kari asks for an old fashioned to end the night