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TRS Magazine - Winter 2011/2012

Winter 2011

Back Issues


Jim Oaks



I put this issue together with all of my own articles. I will use contributing articles for the next issue. This issue discuses some things like camping which may seem weird in a winter article, but I want to get people thinking and planning before spring gets here. Enjoy. ~ Jim Oaks

TRS News:

TRS Banner Across America Part 4 (Mission Accomplished!) - We did it! We managed to take our TRS banner and hand it off from one member to the next from the Atlantic Ocean all the way to the Pacific Ocean.
Amber - Our Winter 2011 WAG (Wives And Girlfriends) winner. 


Mixing Paint - How to measure paint parts when mixing paint.

Ford Ranger - The End:

The Final North American Ford Ranger - A look at the final Ford Ranger to roll off the Twin Cities Assembly Plant.
Ford Twin Cities Assembly Plant - From the Model-T to the last Ford Ranger to roll off the assembly line. A look at the Twin Cities Assembly Plant.
2012 Global Ford Ranger - A look at the truck we're not allowed to have.

Overlanding / Surviving / Towing:

Choosing A Bug Out Vehicle (BOV) - Do you have a bug out vehicle? Do you know what one is?
Overlanding & Road Trips In The USA - Get out there and re-discover the wonderful country we live in.
Safari Pacific Ford Ranger - 22,000 miles and 74-days. Travis Schanafelt made an amazing North American Adventure in this Ford Ranger.

Tire Load Ratings - Making sure you have the right tires on the truck you haul / tow with and your trailer.

Trailer Tire Wear - Understanding tire wear on your trailer tires.

Featured Vehicles:

Ford Roll-A-Long Ranger - look at Ford Ranger RV.

Billy Diesel 7.3L Turbo Diesel Ford Ranger - A look at this incredible 7.3L turbo diesel powered Ford Ranger
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