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Dan Anderson

Dan Anderson

Dan Anderson is a part-time freelance writer and full-time heavy equipment mechanic with more than 20 years of experience working out of service trucks. He is based in Bouton, Iowa.

Chris Leker’s rig is a one-of-a-kind, multi-purpose service truck that’s pure “work” under a gleaming exterior more

Spec My Truck

Randy Bostic's “dream truck” is based on a 2017 Peterbilt glider kit more

Spec My Truck

A real mechanic carries multiple band-aids in his pocket more

Mechanic's Musings

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In this column regular contributor Dan Anderson, helps us interpret the language spoken by mechanics. more

Mechanic's Musings

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Complex repairs are just simple repairs done in the proper sequence. more

Mechanic's Musings

Unconventional repairs and maintenance require a rugged service truck more

Spec My Truck

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Make Your Own Dry Ice more

Cool Tools

Equipment dealers reduce costs and improve performance by minimizing variations in their service fleet more

Features

One-of-a-kind monster vehicle tackles weather extremes of Washington state. Dan Anderson Service Truck Magazine more

Service trucks evolve to meet the needs and personalities of their operators Dan Anderson Service Truck Magazine more