Thread: Japanese Firetruck Factory video
08-19-2011, 10:46 PM #1
Japanese Firetruck Factory video
Interesting stuff."Loyalty Above all Else. Except Honor."
08-21-2011, 11:09 PM #2
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They certainly aren't using the "Toyota Method." There was just as much work in process sitting around as there is in any US custom builder.
Nice find, Buff. Good video.
08-23-2011, 05:15 PM #3
Never got a good look at the front of the cabs, was trying to figure out if they were commercial or custom cabs.Steve Dragon
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08-24-2011, 10:37 AM #4
I figure commercial, because I didn't see any that were incomplete.
Japanese built trucks, but did you notice that one of the workers was sitting on a FoamPro box?“I am more than just a serious basketball fan. I am a life-long addict. I was addicted from birth, in fact, because I was born in Kentucky.”
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08-27-2011, 10:07 PM #5
Didn't understand a darn thing he was saying. Speaking Chinese I suppose (inside joke).
See how small the inner fly section of the aerial was? Skinny Jap's I suppose, it was about as narrow as the ladder on top of an Aerialscope.~Drew
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08-28-2011, 12:03 AM #6
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Anyone else notice the "high water" bunker pants? He's totally legit!
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