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By dick m 1308 Date 2008-12-20 18:59
I have a "Moab Buggy" but beyond that I can not find any info.  Does anyone have a clue on it's history? 
By Jay H (X-20) (ManxVair CC) Date 2008-12-20 20:34
Dick, John Shephard (Founder of the DBA) was sent a CD with a few pictures on it. He may have more info on it. If I am recalling the correct buggy discussion, I believe the Moab was native of Colorado in origin.  Hopefully John will be able to weigh in on any other info he has.

Jay
By Sandsurfer Date 2008-12-20 23:56
Could have something to do with Moab, Utah, lots of offroading there.
Jerry....
By John S 2 Date 2008-12-22 02:48
Yes Jerry Moab Utah.

Fran Barnes was the creator of the Moab buggy.
I have some very nice pics and a cover of a book called Petrified Dunes, featuring one some folks sent me.
I will look for where we have it.
John
John Shepard the DBA DuneBuggyArchives.com
founder
By Jay H (X-20) (ManxVair CC) Date 2008-12-22 04:24
John, If you come across any pictures we don't have loaded into our gallery, let me know.

Jay
By David M 4428 Date 2015-06-08 05:02
John,

I was referred to this link by someone else that was helping me identify my buggy.  They thought that it may be a "Moab Buggy"?  I have not been able to find any pictures of one to compare it and I was hoping that you could help.  It would make sense if it were because I live in Utah and have been down and around Moab many times. 
My buggy was originally my brothers and after he died a few years ago his friends fixed it up and gave it back to me.  There is no identifying mark any where on it. 
I will attach a few photos and maybe you an help me?

Thanks

Dave

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By Lloyd B 2301 Date 2015-06-08 16:35
It shows that John was last on in November of 2013.   I can try his address I have to see if he responds.

Lloyd
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