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    Yeah I used to do a decent amount with an old SLR...

    Yeah I used to do a decent amount with an old SLR in the film days but haven't moved up to a DSLR yet. Just have to bite the bullet. But I do enjoy it. And it's a reason to get out there more! ;)
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    Such amazing pictures in this thread! Just...

    Such amazing pictures in this thread! Just overwhelming with all the natural beauty. Wow! Sadly my photography skills are SO lacking compared to you all. But you give me something to strive for!

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  3. I will ditto the yukon/tahoe. I have 240k miles...

    I will ditto the yukon/tahoe. I have 240k miles on mine and have towed a 24 foot trailer from east coast to AZ and back....done the alpine loop (w/o trailer ha) and off road through ME, VT, NH in...
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    Great build! Everything looks very well thought...

    Great build! Everything looks very well thought out. Guys like you with your fab skills constantly amaze me. Thanks for sharing it! The old Scouts are really great. They were the workhorses for an...
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    This looks really great! Looking forward to...

    This looks really great! Looking forward to seeing it all come together.



    Not to mention no fighting with 5 years of rust and seized bolts etc! ha!
  6. Thread: What mods???

    by Wilbah
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    I agree with underdrive....here's how I see...

    I agree with underdrive....here's how I see it....just 4WD provides 2WD (in mucky stuff) as he said....a rear locker increases your traction/power by 50% (3 wheels driving instead of 2)....add the...
  7. Thread: Truck security

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    Have any of you guys ever looked at the Ravelco...

    Have any of you guys ever looked at the Ravelco "plug"? $500 for a car/truck. (No I am not affiliated with them in any way shape or form) but seems like it might be a decent deterrent for the whole...
  8. I've been going through old threads as I find so...

    I've been going through old threads as I find so much knowledge here! Wiring is one of my "blind spots" for sure and I found this thread so helpful for all the info in it. So I'm bumping it as I'm...
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    That looks really great- I like the receiver...

    That looks really great- I like the receiver hitch and D-Rings and far less "heavy armor" than what is out there by a lot of companies. Nicely done!



    :hehe: I've NEVER done that! :lol:
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    You might try some blue Loctite too...dunno if it...

    You might try some blue Loctite too...dunno if it would work in that scenario but it might.
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    I don't know if you will need other cargo space...

    I don't know if you will need other cargo space on the roof given the bed of the truck but if you do or want a good place for mounting of lights etc a Kargo Master might make sense. Although I don't...
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    Awesome thread thanks for posting!

    Awesome thread thanks for posting!
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    That's great thanks for the info! I really like...

    That's great thanks for the info! I really like all your mods. Very nice work!
  14. I have been wondering about something like this...

    I have been wondering about something like this since I read papawheely's build thread and the Centramatic balancing system he uses. Thinking it would allow me to just buy tires online at the...
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    Really nice work! This looks great. Do you recall...

    Really nice work! This looks great. Do you recall any specs on the various size metal you used? wall etc for the rectangular tubing....the round tubing- are the pieces connecting the rock rail to the...
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    Nicely done! Thanks for sharing it. Love the...

    Nicely done! Thanks for sharing it. Love the different solutions people come up with!
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    Great report... sorry for the problems but a good...

    Great report... sorry for the problems but a good lesson for your daughter to learn about perseverence in the face of adversity! Good for you!
  18. WU7X The adjustable tie downs I was thinking...

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    The adjustable tie downs I was thinking about are like the ones Ilatak has in his post #40 in this thread:...
  19. An alternative to bolt down D rings (with the...

    An alternative to bolt down D rings (with the need to waterproof the bolts) would be to have a local weld shop weld in some d-rings (I am assuming the trailer box is steel? But if it's aluminum you...
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    Rayra- I agree with you....CARB compliance did...

    Rayra- I agree with you....CARB compliance did not result in a 400% or more increase in manufacturing costs. Especially not when the "compliance" piece is molded plastic and a spring.
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    DOH! I can be a dumba** some times.....:rolleyes:

    DOH! I can be a dumba** some times.....:rolleyes:
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    I thought 80 was a lot for them but they make a...

    I thought 80 was a lot for them but they make a great case for these when compared to all the others that look similar but clearly arent. I had no idea they could float when full? Wow....
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    What a great trip! Thanks for sharing it! Some...

    What a great trip! Thanks for sharing it! Some beautiful country you saw.
  24. Thread: Welder,

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    Ditto this. I am in the same stage as the OP-...

    Ditto this. I am in the same stage as the OP- planning a welder purchase and my first thought was things I could do to my utility trailer, etc. But after reading a lot of threads on one of the...
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    Really great build. I like your "bombproof"...

    Really great build. I like your "bombproof" approach. Well thought out. I too like to carry everything and the kitchen sink with me so appreciate your pics and build process, thank you.
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