DMV Application

Department of Mutant Vehicles

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DMV FLAME EFFECTS

2019 DMV Registration

Thank you for wanting to share a Mutant Vehicle (MV) with the community at Love Burn. Getting your Mutant Vehicles driving around at the event is a two-stage process: n1) Completing the pre-registration application. n2) Undergoing the on-site inspection to make sure the intent of the application was carried out. nYou must apply online. No mailed-in applications will be accepted. This Web form should take you about 30 minutes to complete; less if your vehicle is fairly simple in its construction and implementation (i.e. a single layer, no trailers, lasers or flame effects).
  • (If you would like to be in the closed DMV group)
  • Safety Coordinator

    Please include your Safety Coordinator's Information
  • Leave No Trace Coordinator

  • Fire Safety Coordinator

  • We recognize at times that there are multiple parties associated with the vehicle. Are you, (the registrant), the person who has the main responsibility for this vehicle on site? Will anyone else be operating it? Please list their name (first and last), playa name, role (owner, other operator, etc.) and email in the box below. If this information isn't available at the time of registration, we ask that you update us when it is by emailing: [email protected] If you (the registrant) are the sole person to be held responsible for this vehicle, it's not necessary to list your name again.
  • Mutant Vehicle Information

  • Please give a short (one line) description of your vehicle.
  • If you have images of your vehicle on the web, please include that URL here. Make sure that the page you submit links directly to where you have posted your vehicle pictures. Do not use a site where you must register or log in to view the pictures. We recommend a site like Flickr, and also suggest that you continue to post photos up if you are in the build process so that we can see your progress.
  • Is this vehicle:
  • If other, please provide the person's name and email address.
  • Please tell us the name of your theme camp or art installation your vehicle is associated with.
  • What makes this a Mutant Vehicle? Tell us about the physical changes to the vehicle, what you are adding, what you are taking off, how you are doing it and the overall picture of what you are creating. Be thorough in your description.
  • Describe how this vehicle will be illuminated at night. Remember, in order to receive a night license, your vehicle must be RADICALLY illuminated.
  • Why are you creating this vehicle and bringing it to Love Burn? What experience are you intending to create for people? What do you want to share with the community by bringing this Mutant Vehicle to Love Burn? How, if in any way, does your vehicle fit with the current year's theme?
  • Is this vehicle street legal? ( ) Yes ( ) No Vehicle License Number If so, please give the license plate number of the vehicle. State of license If so, please enter the state the vehicle is licensed in. If the vehicle is not licensed in the the US, type N/A.
  • Vehicle Length* How long is the vehicle? Provide all measurements in feet. Please round up to the nearest whole foot. ____________________________________________ Vehicle Width* How wide is the vehicle? Provide all measurements in feet. Please round up to the nearest whole foot. _________________________________________________ Vehicle Height* How tall is the vehicle? Provide all measurements in feet. Please round up to the nearest whole foot.
  • What is the frame based on (Honda Civic, John Deere Tractor)? _________________________________________________ Frame Year What year was the frame/chassis built?
  • Including the driver, how many people can this vehicle safely carry?
  • Does your vehicle have more than one level? (You must construct a railing system if you have more than one level.) State: Yes or No Level Description How many levels does your vehicle have? Please describe the number of levels, the method of moving from one level to another, and the safety considerations involved.
  • Does your vehicle have a beverage bar? State Yes or No
  • Are people allowed to stand while the vehicle is in motion? State Yes or No
  • How did you consider safety when designing this vehicle? Please describe the safety considerations you are making in relation to the physical structure of your vehicle. This includes, but is not limited to, any railings, stairs, ladders, trailers, control wiring, electrical grounding, or multiple levels that are a part of your vehicle, as well as your vehicle's load capacity and braking system. Please attempt to strike a balance between thorough and concise.
  • How is your Mutant Vehicle powered? Please describe the type of engine, and the fuel source. Is the drive train stock or custom? Is the power source green or renewable in any way? How much fuel do you expect your Mutant Vehicle to consume at Love Burn this year?
  • All lasers are required to be aimed above eye level. If you have laser-related questions, or if you would like to submit a more detailed laser plan, please contact us at [email protected] Who will be responsible for the safe usage of lasers in your theme camp? Please describe the quantity and class of the laser(s) you would like to use, and your plan for the safety measures you will put in place to safely manage their use. We will discuss your plan with the laser safety contact designated above. _____________________________ Who will be responsible for the safe usage of lasers in your theme camp? Laser Contact's Playa Name Laser Contact's Email* Laser Description and Safety Measures* Please describe the quantity and class of the laser(s) you would like to use, and your plan for the safety measures you will put in place to safely manage their use. We will discuss your plan with the laser safety contact designated above.
  • Sound Plans

  • If you're a rolling dance party, we need complete information about any sound system you may have on the vehicle. Even if you're not blowing out the neighbor's windows, we still need to know.
  • Flame Effects

  • You'll need to describe, in detail, any flame effects that your vehicle uses. You'll also be required to submit a thorough Fire Safety Plan and provide contact information for a designated Fire Safety Coordinator. When you arrive on Site, the vehicle must be inspected by the Fire Art Response Team before any Flame Effects can be used.