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    Falken Wildpeak AT/3W - anyone running them? Opinions?

    Ahh correct - the Silica compound provides better wet performance, but makes no mention of its role in being "Snow Rated". Good to know - back to wanting 255/80R17s!
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    Falken Wildpeak AT/3W - anyone running them? Opinions?

    It's my understanding that the AT3W is only snow rated in NON-LT sizes.
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    Falken Wildpeak AT/3W - anyone running them? Opinions?

    I'm curious about snow performance of the AT3W. Can anyone compared them against the Cooper Discoverer S/T Maxx? It's a shame nobody makes a "snow rated" (even if not a true snow tire) in 255/80R17.
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    2006 Tundra DC Build

    Likely 17x8 -10 FN Countersteer Type-X. If they're Six Shooters they are 17x8 -0, so either way they are 17x8. Trailbikerider, did you have issues with the spacers? The 4Runner wheels you had previously were roughly the same offset as stock +15 vs +18. 1st Gen Tundras have the lowest offset of...
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    Custom Steel Wheels (for Toyota)

    Uh...that's a snorkel. I'm looking for wheels.
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    Custom Steel Wheels (for Toyota)

    Has anyone had custom steel wheel made for their rig? In my case, I want an oddly sized 17x8 with 3.5" (or lower) backspace for my 1st Gen Tundra. So far, the prices seem pretty steep. Cheapest I've found is from US Wheel ala Summit at around $110 per wheel. Any other sources that might be...
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    Falken Wildpeak AT/3W - anyone running them? Opinions?

    First bump for 2019! Are the AT3W still competitive as far as tall/skinny tires are concerned? I can find 255/80R17 for under $170. Nothing else, at least from reputable brands in that size, is anywhere close to that price.
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    Tire Air Compressor?????

    I think the thing I struggle with on the inverter topic is that unless your a full-timer on the road, many people seem to struggle with finding a use for them. You can't power an electric chainsaw. A smaller inverter will run a computer. I guess you could run a hotplate or maybe a small...
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    255/80r17. THREE OPTIONS.

    I'm curious about 285/75R17. Yes, technically it's a 33.8x11.20, but I wonder if many 285's are really 11.2" wide on the tread. It's far cheaper than 34x10.50, with prices ranging between $200-$300 per tire for the 285's. With the Falken in the mix and the Cooper 255's becoming more common, I...
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    Tire Air Compressor?????

    I'm curious, how big of an inverter is needed for a 110v hotdog air compressor? I've got an old harbor freight compressor that needs some new capacitors and I just can't get rid of the thing. I hate to junk it when I could get new caps for $30. If an inverter to run it costs $100...I'd rather...
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    255/80r17. THREE OPTIONS.

    Bump for more 255/80R17s! Anyone see anything cheaper than $185 a tire in this size?
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    Sourcing Windows For Aluminum Camper Shells

    I'm interested in picking up a Lifetime aluminum camper shell. It's a basic piece, but nice and light, which is what I want until I can afford a high-top option. In the meantime, I'd like to somehow make the 42x12 front window into a fold up option. I called the manufacturer of both the camper...
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    235/80R17's on a 7.5" wheel?

    Yes, they work well. Just look funny, is all.
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    GFC vs. Vagabond

    Looks like GFC will be offering a RTT option with external entry. I have a feeling that will become very popular with GFC owners.
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    2004 LX470 Expo built

    What wheels are the new ones?
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