In the Months of June and July Marie and I
had the opportunity to spend a number of
weekends in Tehachapi. Tehachapi is located
about 35 miles east of Bakersfield on
California 58. The town has a population of
about 14,000 and has an altitude of 4000
feet. Itís a lovely town with lots to offer.
To train fans itís located east of the
Tehachapi Loop. Trains going east need to
gain 4000 feet altitude and one way of doing
it is to go through a tunnel and around a
large circle which is quite spectacular.
Tehachapi would make a great location for a
Now that Summer is here (actually itís half
over), the days are long and warm. So, I
have been spending a lot of time working on
my MGB project car. I have been able to find
all the parts needed to complete the job.
Many were in zip-lock bags all over the
place. The next job is to finish the
assembly of the car, drive it and sort out
all the problems. Once everything is OK, I
can disassemble the car and paint
everything. I íve had the car for 17 years,
so itís time to get it finished
August is, of course,
GoF month. I believe that Pat Gaston is
planning the route to Prescott Arizona.
Hopefully the weather will be cool and you
will have an enjoyable drive. John Seim has
planned a garage tech session for Saturday
August 10th at Bob and Cheryl Ashe- Everest
home in Laguna Hills. Not sure what the
subject is, but Iím sure it will be
interesting and educational.
There are many events planned for the coming
months, hopefully our schedule will lighten
up and we will be able to join in. See you