Quality Wax and Jet-Powered Locomotives | FULL EPISODE | #152
Have you ever seen a train with a jet engine strapped to it? Yes, it’s just as amazing as it sounds. KC Jones is the owner of two such machines, and he can’t wait to tell us more. We also get premium wax advice from the Vice President of Jax Wax, Jared Minor. | Download Full Episode #152
Segment 1: Car Show Season | Download Segment 1
Summer is car show season, and that makes Dan and Ryan happy. We’ve talked with the people who organize some amazing car shows in past episodes, but this week we’re switching gears and talking quality waxing and drag races.
Segment 2: Jet-Powered Locomotives | Download Segment 2
What do you get when you strap a jet engine to a car-sized train? Magic, that’s what. KC Jones is the owner of the Cannonball Express and the Chattanooga Choo-Choo, each powered by a Westinghouse J34-48 engine. Listen in to hear more about these wild creations!
For more information on KC Jones and his locomotives, click here.
Segment 4: Jax Wax | Download Segment 4
Looking for a quality wax manufactured in house by a reputable, family owned business? Then you need Jax Wax (@JaxWaxCarCare)! And according to Dan, it’s so simple to use that a chicken could do it (though we want to know why a chicken would be waxing a car)!
Segment 5: Old Time Car Care | Download Segment 5
Jared Minor from Jax Wax (@JaxWaxCarCare) gives us a crash course on how to use some of their products, reminding Dan of the process his father used to wax cars. This leads to the gang laughing about old time car care methods and quick “fixes.”
Segment 6: Wax on, Wax off | Download Segment 6
Most people (including Dan) feel more comfortable applying layer after layer of wax, but Jared (@JaxWaxCarCare) says that is not always what’s best. According to him, a couple of thin coats is better than one thick one. Take a listen for more advice!
CreditsHost: Dan Longenette
Producer: Jason Masters
Production Asst: Joanne Bolden
Copy Editor: Sara Antonuccio
Contributor: Ryan Baker