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Old 08-24-2011, 06:44 AM   #31
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I seriously don't see the point. A properly built rig with the right mud tires (NOT TRACTOR) can do everything you're seeing.
As far as I understand it, it is a matter of cost. I'm not going to re-read the thread but it looks, due to geographical issues, he can save about $2500 buying tractor tires.

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Old 08-26-2011, 12:47 AM   #32
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Just look how cool this looks


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Old 08-26-2011, 01:48 AM   #33
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Nice vid...did you notice he had 2.5 ton Rockwell axles?
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Old 08-26-2011, 09:48 AM   #34
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yes, Rockwelles are the most strange axles I had ever seen, I think I cannot find one of those here... He also doesnt use shocks in that jeep, just the springs.
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Old 08-26-2011, 10:13 AM   #35
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And a crapload of horsepower...
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Old 10-03-2011, 11:18 AM   #36
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Why don't you use the axles from a tractor?
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Old 10-03-2011, 11:29 AM   #37
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Even with proper gearing the I6 would have a helluva time turning those! New axles and a V8 or diesel swap!
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Old 10-03-2011, 05:34 PM   #38
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Old 10-03-2011, 05:42 PM   #39
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^x2 on the unimog, or at least its portal axles

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