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Old 11-15-2012, 01:12 AM   #1
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Nov. 25 TSF Run

Looking to do a run sunday Nov. 25th. This will be an advance run, a long run, and open to any Jeep. Planning on all of Archers (Trail 28), down Airplane Hill (16b), Upper Crusher, Firebreak 5(14). Then powerlines back to Rodgers Day use area.

To decrease the amount of down time 35's min.
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1) You must air down to a min 12. There's no reason you can't run 7-8 on a 35 or bigger tire. Dont want to air down thats fine but I will sit there drinking my coffee and watch you beat your jeep trying to up trail. I always have my air system and will gladly fill your tires if you do not have one. Airing down is the best way to gain traction.

2) Stay as a group no one wonders off. If your stuck or broke down the whole group stops unless one person is sent out for parts. Before the run begins I will state the route and tails we will be taking. If you have CB channel 22 is the normal unless other wise stated.

3) Only one person spotting. Driver doesn't need 10 people telling him/her different things to do.

4) Im easy on the skinny pedal if you are not and like to Baja up the trail and you break something. Ill be there drinking my coffee watching you fix it.

Since this will be a longer run normal we will meet at Gales Creek Shell station on hwy 6 @ 0800. Leave at 0830 for Jordan Creek.

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x2 on airing down. Big rocks aside, I am usually able to keep up with locked rigs on 35's and I drive on 33x10.5 tires. I am usually aired down within a range of 10-12 psi and I think the traction that I get from this pressure range makes people think that I'm locked when I'm not (I run dual LSD TrueTracs).

Airing down is not 20psi .

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I might be able to make it. I'll let you know.
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80% sure I can make it. I'll keep you posted though.
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I happen to be off that day. If I am not completely broke after black friday I might join you.
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if i still have that day off i'm down, i will know more toward the end of the week, i'm on vacation all thanksgiving week, not sure if they will try and make me work sunday or not, hope not
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I love his avatar. Sometimes I wish it was his avatar wheeling with us instead of him.
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I might make this one. My father-in-law will be in town for the holiday, and I may take him out to show him TSF.
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Sounds awesome! I might bypass Crushers and Airplane...but everything else sounds great!
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Remember 35's+ are recommended for this run. Trails listed a single to tripple black dimonds. This will be a no BS run. I'm not stopping to, chat, spot, winch, or repair Jeeps. Ill be going at a fast pace to cover almost all tails from Jordan Creek to Rodgers day use area.
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Remember 35's+ are recommended for this run. Trails listed a single to tripple black dimonds. This will be a no BS run. I'm not stopping to, chat, spot, winch, or repair Jeeps. Ill be going at a fast pace to cover almost all tails from Jordan Creek to Rodgers day use area.

I just read the 35s min lol. I'll catch you on the next one!
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Remember 35's+ are recommended for this run. Trails listed a single to tripple black dimonds. This will be a no BS run. I'm not stopping to, chat, spot, winch, or repair Jeeps. Ill be going at a fast pace to cover almost all tails from Jordan Creek to Rodgers day use area.
Thanks Banks....I am not looking to run the Baja 500 through the woods.

I'll catch the next (more relaxed) run!
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Not a Baja but it will be little faster then a crawl.
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Seems everyone doesn't want to go at my pace so ill be.going at it a lone.
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Seems everyone doesn't want to go at my pace so ill be.going at it a lone.
your pace isn't that slow, or fast, you just don't wanna stand around and wait thats all. or stop to talk about every bump and puddle you crossed. get more trails done that way
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Man if I had the day off id be down for this run
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Run isn't going to happen.
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Run isn't going to happen.
sorry to here that
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All good, I just need to find more people with the same skill/build lvl
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All good, I just need to find more people with the same experience and build
i would be happy to fallow, but i go back to work sunday
now that i have the new sliders i'm not worried about rock rash
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Like I said I need to find more people at my skill/build lvl.
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Run isn't going to happen.
Bummer for you man. I've been wanting to try more double and triple diamonds at browns I just usually have no one to go with.
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Bummer for you man. I've been wanting to try more double and triple diamonds at browns I just usually have no one to go with.
I would stay away from the triples if you want to keep your Jeep in one peice.
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I would stay away from the triples if you want to keep your Jeep in one peice.
I figured Id take baby steps first lol need to hit all of the doubles first.
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I would stay away from the triples if you want to keep your Jeep in one peice.

All Youtube videos from TSF of stuff breaking and/or rolling... are from triple-diamond trails...
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yea running that d35 on 35s can be hard. i wouldn't push it till you get that 8.8 in
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Can't wait to build my next rig it will be more bad a$$ then my.Jeep. then ill lower my Jeep on 35's. As a dd
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yea running that d35 on 35s can be hard. i wouldn't push it till you get that 8.8 in
it will be in very soon!

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Can't wait to build my next rig it will be more bad a$$ then my.Jeep. then ill lower my Jeep on 35's. As a dd
What are you gonna build? Will your monster yj turn into a tow pig? lol

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