I am giving Away my Art Car

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krchesebro
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I am giving Away my Art Car

Post by krchesebro » Tue Dec 27, 2016 4:57 pm

Hello Burners. I am K and I own and an art cart I built with my son around 2012. The Big Friendly Fish has been to Burningman five times and always received a day and night license. She is a steel built on a Cushman Haulster and carries two up front three or four in the back, and two on top. The ethos is mad max meets Dr Zues. She is about 20 feet long by 5 wide by 11 feet tall but her tail and dorsal fin are removable allowing her to be stored in a tall garage. She runs well but needs continuing maintenance and will only bond to a mechanic. The Fish is transported on a flat bed trailer ( NOT INCLUDED) .
I have leukemia and will not be returning to the playa and in the spirit of Burningman I want to give the Fish Away. Respond to this post with contact info or E mail me at krchesebro@gmail.com. I am in the Bay Area (Suisun City CA ). You pick her up or if you are close I can deliver. I will send pictures. I want to think of the Fish Partying on the Playa.
Have Fun
K

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lucky420
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Re: I am giving Away my Art Car

Post by lucky420 » Tue Dec 27, 2016 7:03 pm

What a generous thing to do.

I'm sorry you won't be returning to the playa.


Stupid cancer.

FUCK CANCER
Oh my god, it's HUGE!

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Re: I am giving Away my Art Car

Post by ygmir » Tue Dec 27, 2016 8:05 pm

lucky420 wrote:What a generous thing to do.

I'm sorry you won't be returning to the playa.


Stupid cancer.

FUCK CANCER
what Lucky said.
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Re: I am giving Away my Art Car

Post by GreyCoyote » Wed Dec 28, 2016 5:21 am

What an amazing gesture and gift to the Burner community! Thank you for this!

Here is hoping you can kick leukemias ass, be able to return to the playa, and we can each shake your hand.
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Re: I am giving Away my Art Car

Post by Leap » Wed Dec 28, 2016 6:59 am

What a nice gift. I'm so sorry about leukemia. Fuck cancer. I fucking hate it.

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ACfromSAC
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Re: I am giving Away my Art Car

Post by ACfromSAC » Wed Dec 28, 2016 8:20 am

Extremely generous of you. I wish I had some mechanical know-how... I would love to be able to foster the fish until you're ready to make your return to the playa. Speedy recovery to you my friend.

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Re: I am giving Away my Art Car

Post by Dr Helix » Wed Dec 28, 2016 8:26 am

If someone in the Bay wants it but doesn't have a trailer, I can go get it for you. But i can't haul it to the playa for you. Let me know.
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Re: I am giving Away my Art Car

Post by asr9754 » Wed Dec 28, 2016 8:37 am

So sorry to hear the news of leukemia. I think I can picture the Big Friendly Fish, and I think I got a ride on it a few years ago. Thank you for that then and now! Many great memories out there. Wishing you the best, comfort, and healing.

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Re: I am giving Away my Art Car

Post by Mountain Bobby » Thu Dec 29, 2016 1:00 pm

God bless you and help you kick that *&%&*^%$ cancer in the ass
Cancer sucks
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Re: I am giving Away my Art Car

Post by Raoul » Tue Jan 03, 2017 6:24 pm

Such an amazingly kind gift to the community. Thank you.

A close friend was diagnosed with leukemia about 5 years ago. With much strength and courage on his part and the love and support of those around him, he was able to beat it. Sending you all those things so that you can kick leukemia right in the ass!
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Re: I am giving Away my Art Car

Post by Aurelia » Tue Jan 03, 2017 7:15 pm

I totally agree with Lucky and Ygmir !

xoA

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Re: I am giving Away my Art Car

Post by trilobyte » Mon Jan 09, 2017 7:14 pm

Hi, K! I'm so sorry to hear of your illness, and love the idea that you're making sure she'll continue to make the trek to the playa. If you'd like to post some of your favorite pictures, you can either upload to a free hosting site like imgur and then copy/paste the image address here, or you can upload up to 3 pictures to a post using the 'attachments' tab (right below the box where you type in your message).
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Re: I am giving Away my Art Car

Post by spalac20 » Mon Jul 17, 2017 9:19 am

Hey! Are you still giving away this art car, i'm interested in adquiring one for this year. :lol:

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Ratty
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Re: I am giving Away my Art Car

Post by Ratty » Mon Jul 17, 2017 9:21 am

If you do a bit of research you'll see it's too late for this year. The deadline for apps is long past. Plan for next year.
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