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( ESDM) , i shonor edt ohav epr oduc edt hev er yfir s tDSM s pec i ficmagaz i ne. Ik nowmy s el fandt hous andsofot herDSMer ’ s r eal l ywant edt os ees omet hi ngl i k et hi s . Hopef ul l y , wedon’ tl ety oudown. So, whati sEatSl eepDSM Mag?ESDM i sf oundedbymy s el f( AJHuns i nger )andmygoodf r i end, Kur tBar nes . Kur tc ameup wi t ht hei dea. Thedayhepr es ent edmewi t ht hemagaz i nei dea, Ihones t l ydi dnott hi nkt omuc habouti tatfir s t . But , I begant hi nk i ngabouti tmor ei ndept h. Myfir s tques t i onwas , woul di ts el l ?Af t ers omet al k i ngt omanyDSMer ’ saboutt he i dea, If oundanans wert ot hatques t i on. Hel ly eai twoul ds el l !

Wehav ehads omanypeopl es howi ngs uppor tand bac k i ngusont hemagaz i ne. I tqui c k l ybec ame s ur r eal . Butl i k eanybus i nes s , y ouneedf undi ngt o s t ar t . But , wewer eabl et ogets uppor tf ort hatt oo. Somanypeopl eandc ompani esj umpedonboar d. Wheni tr eal l ys t ar t edt ol ookl i k et hi sc oul dbes uc h as uc c es s , Iwass oex c i t ed. I n2011, If oundedt hegr oupEatSl eepDSM. I c r eat edas mal lf or um onl i neandbegandoi ng ev er y t hi ngIc oul dt ohel pany body . Ther ewasat i me whenIdi dn’ tk nowhowt odoj ac kt oaDSM. Thes e ar es omev er yhar dc ar st ol ear n. Af t ers ev er aly ear s ofex per i enc ewi t ht hes ec ar s , Ir eal l ys t ar t edt o figur et hem outqui t ewel l . Iwentf r om doi ngbas i c mai nt enanc el i k er epl ac i ngt hebr ak epadst or ebui l di ngengi nes . Ido, howev erwi s hs omeonewast her e al ongt hewayt ogui demewi t ht hi ngs . ButIdi dn’ t hav eany body . Soi n2011, Ic hos et obec omet hat per s onf orot her s . Mymai nf oc uswashel pi ngoutt henewguy s . I obt ai nedmyv er yfir s tDSM i n2007at17y ear sol d. Myunc l eas k edmei fIwant edaT al on. Is ai d, “ WTFi s aT al on? ”Her es pondedwi t h“ i t ’ sj us tl i k eanEc l i ps e. Y ouk nowhowCamar o’ sandF i r ebi r d’ sl ookal i k e? That ’ showT al on’ sandEc l i ps e’ sar e. ”Okwel l , t hat mak ess ens e. SoIr unhome, pi c kupt her ol lbac k,

andf ol l owedmyunc l et ohi spl ac e. Igetoutoft her ol l bac k, l ookar ound, andt henas k edmyunc l ewher et hi s “ T al on”i s . “ Ri ghtnex tt oy ou” , hes ai d. It ur ned, l ook ed. “ Thati s notanEc l i ps e! ” Soheeduc at edmeal i t t l ebi tandt ol dmei twast he ol derones . Ihadnoi deat her ewer e“ ol derones ” . Bei ngt hati twasa1Gandnott he2Gl i k eIhadbeen wel lawar eoft hank st o“ F as tandt heF ur i ous ” , Ihadno i dea. Thatwasmyv er yfir s tex per i enc ewi t hanyDSM. Somay bet hi shappenst os omeoneev er yday . If el ti t wasmy“ dut y ”t ohel poutt henewguy sandwel c ome t hem i nt ot heDSM wor l d. Iwant edt omak es ur et hey k newwhatt heywer edr i v i ng. Knewt hati twasaDSM, k newwhatengi nesc omei nt hem, s omanyt hi ngs . So t hati showandwhyIs t ar t edEatSl eepDSM. Bec aus eofEatSl eepDSM, Ihav emets omanyamaz i ngandi nt er es t i ngpeopl ei nc l udi ngmybes tf r i end andc oownerofEatSl eepDSM Mag, Kur tBar nes . Kur t f oundmywebs i t e, f oundi tv er yhel pf ul , ands t ar t ed pos t i ng. Shor t l yaf t er , wef oundoutt hatwel i v ed40 mi nut esf r om eac hot her . Wet al k edf r equent l yand c r eat edabond.


Thedaywefir s tmeti nper s onf ac et of ac ewaswhen hec amet omypl ac et hedayIpur c has edmy95Eagl e T al onTSi . Hel etmedr i v ehi s92Eagl eT al onTSit obuy myv er yfir s t2GDSM. Thi swast hev er yfir s tc hapt erof ourf r i ends hi pandi twasav er ymemor abl eday .

$400dol l ar sf ori tandhedefini t el ygotwhathepai d f or . Af t erabout3week st het r ans mi s s i onwentandhe wass t uc kdr i v i ngt hec ari nr ev er s e. Hes ol dt hatheap f or$100andl at erf oundoutt hatt hek i dwhobought i tc aughti tonfir e.

Hewasdeal i ngwi t hmi s fir ei s s ueswi t hhi sTSis ohe want edmet odr i v ei t . Af t erIboughtt hec ar , Ipopped t hehood, ands omehowanov er l ook edf ai l i ngpl ugwi r e wast hec ul pr i t . Kur ti mmedi at el yt ookt hec arf orar i de andt hel ookonhi sf ac ewhenhec amebac kwas abs ol ut el ypr i c el es s . Hehadpr ac t i c al l ybeenr unni ng t hec aront hr eec y l i nder st heent i r et i me!

Att het i me, Kur tdi dn’ tk nowt oomuc haboutDSMs ormec hani c sbuthadas t ar v i ngi nt er es t . Atage20, Kur tboughthi ss ec ondDSM, a92Mi t s ubi s hiEc l i ps e. Y etanot her1. 8Lbutt hi st i mewi t ha5s peedmanual t r ans mi s s i on. Thec arwasbl ac kwi t haf ewmi nor ex t er i orflawsandat or nupr ar er edi nt er i or . Ass oon ashegott hec arhomehebeganwor k i ngont hec ar . Agoodt uneupandr out i neflui dc hangesk eptt hi s bl ac k edoutEc l i ps er unni ngs moot hf or10mont hs andwel lov er200kmi l es .

Kur t ’ s92TSi , i snamedKi m Kar das hi onands hei sj us tas s t ubbor nast hec el ebr i t ys hei snamedaf t er . Ki m was al s ot hefir s tt ur bomodelDSM Kur thasownedt ot hi s poi nt . At18y ear sol dheboughthi s1s tDSM, a94 Mi t s ubi s hiEc l i ps ebas emodelequi ppedwi t han aut omat i ct r ans mi s s i on4G37wi t h94kmi l es . Hepai d

Ev er yc arguyget sat t ac hedt ohi st oy , butKur ts awan oppor t uni t yhec oul dnotpas sup. Sohes ol dt he Ec l i ps eandboughta92Eagl eT al onTSi . Thec arwas


hadas t r ongr unni ng6bol t4G63Tpowerpl ant , andi thadKur t ' s namewr i t t enal lov eri t . Kur thasputal otoft i meandmoneyi nt oKi m, whoi sj us tas s t ubbor nast hec el ebs hesnamedf or . Butt hehar dwor khaspai d of fi nmak i nghi sbeatupT al oni nt oar el i abl eDSM andt he pr oj ec tc arofhi sdr eams . " Iwoul dn’ tt r adeherf oraL ambo" , s ai d t he23y earol dDSMerf r om T unk hannoc k, Penns y l v ani a. " I ' v egot bi gpl ansf orher , I ' m goi ngf oraF WDmons t ert hatt heguy son t het r ac kar egoi ngt os l eeponandt hent ak et hei rSTIbac kt ot he deal er s hi panddemandar ef und. " They earIs t ar t edEatSl eepDSM, Ihadj us tboughtmy fir s tt ur bomodelDSM. I twasa93Eagl eT al onTSiAWD. Ibought a4G63NA92Mi t s ubi s hiEc l i ps eof fofc r ai gs l i s t . Ev ent ual l y , Ibl ew t heengi neup. Ik epti nt ouc hwi t ht heguyIpur c has edi tf r om andt ol dhi mt ol etmek nowi fhehear dofanyt ur boDSM’ sf or s al ei nhi sar eaashel i v edt woandahal fhour sf r om me. Mont hspas s edandhec ont ac t edmeonf ac ebook. He i nf or medmet hataguyt hatbr i ngshi sgr ands ont ohi swi f e’ s day c ar ehadonef ors al e. Hegav emet hes pec i fic sands ai di twas a93Eagl eT al onTSiAWD. Ial mos tdi dn’ tr es pondbec aus eI di dn’ tt hi nkIc oul daf f or dany t hi ngat ur boDSM att hatpoi nti n t i me. SoIs i mpl yas k edhowmuc hhewant edf ori tandhet ol d mehewant edt oget$750f ori t . Iaboutf el lof foft hec ouc h. Ir ec ei v edt heguy ’ sc ont ac ti nf or mat i onandgav ehi m ac al l .

T al k edt ohi m aboutt hec arandhegav emet he bac k gr ound. Heal s os ai di twashi sdaught er ’ sc ar . F i r s tt hi ngt hatc amet omymi ndwas“ Ac hi c k dr i v est hi sTSiAWD!Man, s hemus tbehot ! ” . He endedupput t i ngheront hephonebec aus ehe c oul dnotans wers omeofmyques t i ons . She t ex t edmepi c t ur esoft hec arandwemade ar r angement sf ormet oc omebuyt hec ar . HerandIgott oc hi tc hat t i ngaboutDSM’ s . She t ol dmet hi swashert hi r dTSiAWD. It ol dherhow c r az yIwasaboutt hes et hi ngs . Shedi dt hes ame andment i oneds hehadanEagl eT al ont at t oo. ME

T OO!Ii mmedi at el yt ol dmyf r i endandhes ai d, “ Someday , y our goi ngt omar r yt hi sgi r l . ”Il aughed. F oral lIk new, s hec oul dhav e been400l bswi t hnot eet h. Somyt wobuddi esandIpi l edi nt omyonef r i endsc l ean420A andmadet het woandahal fhourt r i pt opi c ki tup. Myl i c ens e wass us pendedatt het i meduet ounpai dt i c k et ss omyt wo buddi espl annedondr i v i ngoneoft het woc ar sbac khome. We pul li nt ot heapar t mentc ompl exatt headdr es st hi sc hi c kgav e me. Wepul l edi nandIs eent heT al onandnobodyar ound. So wec hec ki tout , l ooki tov er , l ookunder neat ht hec ar , et c . unt i l t hi sc hi c kgr eet edus . F i nal l y , Igl anc eupont hehi l lwher et heapar t ment swer eandI s eet hi shot , 10outof10, s t unni ngl ybeaut i f ulc hi c kwal k i ngi n ourdi r ec t i on. Iqui c k l yt ur nedmybac kt oherandf ac edmy f r i endwi t hmyj awhangi ngwi deopen. Ther ewasnowayt hi s wast hec hi c kt hati ss el l i ngt hi s . Ther ei sj us tnoway . Sur e enough, s hec ameandi nt r oduc edher s el f . Thec arwoul dn’ ts t ar t . Wes penthal foft hedays endi ng herf at herandoneofmyf r i endst ot hej unky ar dt opi c kup par t s . Ifir s tpul l edt heECUt oi ns pec ti t . Nomel t edc aps , nobad s mel l s , i tl ook edgr eat . Sowet r i edac am angl es ens or . Nol uc k. Wet henr epl ac edt hec oi lpac kandt hens hefir edr i ghtupand her4”( y es , 4” )ex haus ts oundedamaz i ng. Theex haus twas l i t er al l yt heonl yt hi ngaf t er mar k etorev enmes s edwi t hont he c arper i od. I thademi s s i ons , A/ C, s t oc ki nt er c ool erpi pi ngwi t h t hes t oc ks i demount , s t oc kr ubberi nt ak epi pe, ev er y t hi ng. Af t erwegott hec arr unni ng, wel oadedal loft hes par epar t st hatc amewi t ht hec ari nt hehat c hoft he1Gaswel last he hat c hoft he420A. Idr ov et hec art ot heendoft hepar k i ngl otandt henmyf r i endandIs wi t c heds eat s . Thegi r lIbought t hec arof fofbegant oc r ywhenwel ef t . Sheownedt hec arf or10y ear sandhadgone


t hr oughal otwi t ht hec ar . Any way , t os um i tal lup, y ea…I mov edi nwi t hherac oupl emont hsl at er . Thi swasi nJ anuar yof2011andIhav e beenwi t hhers i nc e. Pr obabl yal way swi l l bet oo. Sowhenmyf r i endt ol dmet hat onedayt hatIwoul dmar r yhers omeday , her eal l ywas n’ tex agger at i ng. Is t i l ldon’ t k nowhowal loft hi swor k edoutand happenedasi tdi d, buti tdi dhappenandI am ex t r emel ygr at ef ulf ori t . Oc t ober1s tof2009, Ibec amea f at heratt heageof18y ear sol d. Bei nga f at heri sbyf art hebes tt hi ngt hathasev er happenedt ome. Mydaught eri ss obeaut i f ul . Ial way ss ayhowunl uc k yIam buti n r eal i t y , Iam v er yl uc k yt ohav et hepeopl e i nmyl i f et hatIdo. Inamedmydaught er wi t ht womi ddl enames . Herf ul lnamei s “ Day t onaS t ar Mor ganHuns i nger ” . Di dy ou not i c et hei ni t i al s ?T oday , s hei s3y ear sol d andIs wears hel ov esboos tmor et hanI do. Shei snotmuc hofagi r l ygi r l . Shel i k es s pendi ngadayundert hehoodoft he T al onwi t hdaddy . Sheal s ol i k eswat c hi ngdaddyat t hedi r tt r ac ki nt heF ac t or yS t oc k sc l as s . Mydadi sar ac ec ardr i v eraswel lashi s dad. Someday , Iwi l lputmydaught eri na r ac ec art oc ar r yont het r adi t i on. Rac i ngi s r eal l yal lmyf ami l yk nows . Thi sy eari s goi ngt obet hefir s tf ul ls eas onf ormei na l ongt i me. Thi si sal s ogoi ngt obet hefir s t y earIwi l lbei nac ompet i t i v e, wi nni ngc ar . I r ac ef oraf ami l yf r i endbyt henameofS t u Mor r i s onandUni t edT eam Mot or s por t s . Wer eal l yhopey oul i k eourmagaz i ne. Wear en’ tdoi ngi tf ort hef ameort o benot i c ed. Wear edoi ngt hi smagaz i net o gett heDSM’ snot i c edandt os har eal lof usguy sandgi r l st hatpr i det hems el v esi n t hei rDSM’ sr egar dl es sofwhatt hei r quar t ermi l eE. T . i s . Weal lwantt hes ame t hi ng-t oenj oys omeboos tbehi ndt he wheelofaDSM. Ther ei snotones i ngl e r eas onast owhyDSM’ sneedt obe ov er l ook edbyal lt heot herc ars c enes . So whynotmak eamagaz i net oputt he DSM’ sont hemap?


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s ndwa ta f ongi i t dua a sagr ewa ps i l c heE T . net eenHor heGr T , T eGS ps i l c E hi s ubi s t Mi en98’ v i ydr l i sda ndhi aa er v nRi i t us sJ si hi e T h t s e s u n i t s u J . n o i t i d n o c k c o t s y l e t e l omp nc si twa I . es l 000mi h80, t eywi s er nNewJ pi hi s er l om adea r 000f or$4, edf s ha c pur . es c a ndr sa ’ meet s a l l e w s a l o o h c s d n a k r o w n e e w t e b e t mmu o c o t e ps i l c E 2) obought( s l Hea on. i t a oc ol di a yr or t c a hef nt edi l l a t ns hhei c erwhi y a eenDVDPl r c hs ouc sat rwa a hec ort ef s ha c tpur s sr Hi . t ori tAmpf t nda1000Wa ubsa s 12”

s rwa a hec t , edone v sha ger eena tt Asmos o t g n i y r T . n o y l r a e d r eha t enqui v t i dr nga i r odbea punar hes , sabuddy es mpr M i S D e h t n i ed t a i t ni si ndhewa 130MPHa hs ourmont orf tf a s e s p i l c E e h T . d . l ne Wor engi t l i u b a d e s ha c dpur nha i t us eJ or r o bef f s n a l p d heha p, wa nes heengi ngt i Dur swhenhe si hi T . l l e w s a s ’ n o t l o omeb s , pe ngdownpi i c nRa sMega edhi l l a t ns I i I oI v E s u mo a f n i e h t nd a , t us ha x e i x Ape 16G.

J us t i nopt edt ous ehi sl a s t7bol t4G63t ha thepul l edout t he r s tt i mea ndha ds enti tt oal oc a l ma c hi nes hops ot ha t t heengi newoul dbeus ea bl e . Het hens t oc k eduponpa r t s f ort her ebui l df r omT heDS MGr a v ey a r d, S t r eetT uned Mot or s por t s , a ndE x t r emePS I .

Hee x per i enc eds ev er a l boos ti s s uesa f t er t hes wa pwa sc ompl et e . Dur i ngahi ghwa y pul l , hi sboos ts pi k edt o30PS I a ndar odwa s v i ol ent l yt hr ownt hr ought her ea roft he bl oc k . Het henwa sl ef ta l ongs i det he hi ghwa ya ndha dt opus ht hec a ra l mos t t womi l eshome . Af t erhegott hec a rhome , hei ns pec t edt heda ma ge . Hequi c k l y not i c edt hev a c uum l i net ot hewa s t ega t e ha dmel t edwhi c hf or c edt hewa s t ega t et o bes t uc kopen. J us t i na l s os a wbi t sa nd pi ec esofmet a l a l l ov ert heengi neba y . Out c a met heengi nea ga i n.

Bei ngt ha tt hi swa shi sr s tengi ner ebui l d, hedi dal otof r es ea r c h. Onc et hebl oc kwa sba c kf r om t hema c hi nes hop a ndheha da l l oft hepa r t s , hebega na s s embl i ngt heengi ne t oget her . Notonl ydi dhebuyt henec es s a r ypa r t sf ort he r ebui l d, buthea l s oboughthi ss us pens i onpa r t s , CXRa c i ng F MI Ca ndI Cpi pi ng, a ndhi swheel s . Af t ert hr eet of ourmont hsofr ea s s embl i ngt hec a rt oget her ont hes i deoft hes t r eet , i twa s ni s hed. Hi sv er yr s tr ebui l d wa snowi nt hebook s . Y our r s tr ebui l di sa l wa y sav er ybi g a c c ompl i s hment . Butunf or t una t el y , t ha tf eel i ngdi dn’ tl a s t v er yl ong. J us t i nwentwi t hs omef r i endst ot hel oc a l dr a gs t r i pt o wa t c ht heT es ta ndT une . Hedi dn’ twa ntt ot a k et hec a ron t het r a c ks i nc ehewa sdea l i ngwi t hs omemi sr i ngi s s ues a ndneededt ogett hec a rpr of es s i ona l l yt unedt o xi t . A k i dpa r t i c i pa t i ngi nt heev entwa nt edJ us t i nt ot a k ehi sGS T outa ndpl a y . Af t erbr i ngpeerpr es s ur edi nt oi t , hel i nedup wi t ht heAc ur aI nt egr a .

L i ghtt ur nedgr eena ndbot hc a r a sl bl a et unc oi hed. mmedi J us a t i t nwa el ypul s l 5l e n g t I hsont nt egr as heI punt nt egr hr aa ough r st he s t a n d s e v c er o yc nd. on denta J us t i nwa ndt sf eel henoutofno i ng buc wher k i ngv e , t i hec ol ent a rs l y . t Hes a r t ed h uti tdown, c oa p s t u eda l l edt c r ot os st hes hel i de i ne7c , a nd a rl engt hsi nf r ontoft heI nt egr a .


J us t i nr ea l l yc oul dnota ffor dt or ebui l da not hermot ora st ha t t a k esaf ewmont hs . L uc k i l yaf r i endofhi swi t ha400AWHP6 bol ts wa pped2GE a gl eT a l onT S i AWDwa smov i ngt oF l or i da a ndwa spa r t i ngouthi sc a r . J us t i nl a ndedagr ea tdea l ont he6 bol t . T heengi nec a mef ul l ya s s embl edwi t h272CompCa ms , 5 Angl eVa l v eJ ob, F or gedBot t om E nd, Ba l a nc eS ha f tE l i mi na t i on Ki ta ndmor e . T os peedupt hepr oc es s , J us t i nha das hopby t hena meof “ Ra c i ngRes ul t s ” dot hemot ors wa p. I twa si nt he s hopf orc l os et ot womont hs . Onc ei twa sc ompl et e , J us t i nt ookt heGr eenHor nett o“ E S pec I ndus t r i es ” f orat uneus i ngCeddyModsa ndE CUF l a s hwi t hhi s H8bl a c kboxE CU. T hees t i ma t edhor s epowerl ev el swer e a r ound300HPons t oc ki nj ec t or s . J us t i nha supc omi ngpl a nst oupgr a det hef uel s y s t em a nd r et uni ngt hec a rf ol l owedbys omedy not uni ngf orma x hor s epower . Cur r ent l y , hei sba by i ngt hec a ra shewi l l be mov i ngt oF l or i da . J us t i nwa si ns pi r edt ona met heGS T“ T heGr eenHor net ” f r om t hes uperher omov e . T houghi nt hemov i e , t hec a rus edwa s na med“ Bl a c kBet t y” . Al ongt hewa y , t heGS Ta c qui r edma ny s i mi l a r i t i est o“ Bl a c kBet t y” whi c hdubbedt hec a rwi t ht he na me“ Gr eenHor net ” . S heha sagl os sbl a c kpa i ntj obwi t h gr eenf ogl i ght sa ndgr eenRot aGr i ds .

I wentt o“ E S pecI ndus t r i es ” f orat une , E S pecdi da s t r eett uneus i ngCeddyModsa ndE CUF l a s honmy s t oc k98Bl a c kBoxE CU, t hec a rma k esa nes t i ma t ed 300hpons t oc ki nj ec t or s . Af t eraf uel pumpa ndi nj ec t or upgr a dewepl a nondy not uni ngt hec a rf orma xhp. As ofnowI ba byt hec a ra smuc ha sI c a nbec a us eI pl a non mov i ngt oF l or i da , butt hemot orha sal otmor epot ent i a l t ha nwha ti ti st unedf or . T hec a ri sni c k na med“ T heGr eenHor net ” or “ T he Hor net ” f ors hor t . I tobt a i nedt hi sni c k na mef r om i t s s i mi l a r i t i est ot hec a rt hec a rt ha ts uper her oT heGr een Hor netdr i v eswhi c hi sna medBl a c kBet t ybutt her ea r e pl ent yc a r sna medBl a c kBet t y . T heHor netha sagl os s

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