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Today 09:33 AM
jeff_in_rc
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Originally Posted by Lab Lover View Post
I just mailed in our registration for Panamint Valley Days, I'm already excited and it's not until November. Lol
I can't go this year!!

It's the weekend before my daughters wedding and I was told by the boss "no way"!
Today 12:20 AM
aw12345
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Originally Posted by BillG.OTD View Post
Parker has some good wheelin Doug, I think you will really enjoy it!
Trails in the Parker area are fun and a nice change of terrain from the rocking here in our area
Today 12:10 AM
Dougzin
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Originally Posted by BillG.OTD View Post

Parker has some good wheelin Doug, I think you will really enjoy it!
I'm looking forward to it for sure Bill!
Yesterday 11:39 PM
JPi1
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Originally Posted by Dougzin View Post
As of right now. I'm just going to hotel it though. Don't know if my dad is going to make it
Great!
Yesterday 11:36 PM
BillG.OTD
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Originally Posted by Dougzin View Post
As of right now. I'm just going to hotel it though. Don't know if my dad is going to make it
Parker has some good wheelin Doug, I think you will really enjoy it!
Yesterday 11:31 PM
Dougzin
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Originally Posted by JPi1 View Post
Are you going with us Doug?
As of right now. I'm just going to hotel it though. Don't know if my dad is going to make it
Yesterday 11:22 PM
JPi1
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Originally Posted by Dougzin View Post
I was planning on doing this run at PVD, but i believe i'm gonna save my pennies for a Parker trip in November/
Are you going with us Doug?
Yesterday 11:14 PM
Lab Lover
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Originally Posted by Dougzin View Post
I was planning on doing this run at PVD, but i believe i'm gonna save my pennies for a Parker trip in November/
Oh bummer. Maybe something will change between now and then.....(early Christmas money? ) Lol
Yesterday 11:13 PM
Dougzin
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Originally Posted by Lab Lover View Post
I believe so, Beaker said yes and he's the boss
I was planning on doing this run at PVD, but i believe i'm gonna save my pennies for a Parker trip in November/
Yesterday 11:03 PM
Gunner
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Originally Posted by JPi1 View Post
Here you go!
I've seen worse on circle track bombers. Oh and Rat Rods. Some of those guys seem to work very hard at making bad welds.
Yesterday 10:58 PM
Lab Lover
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Originally Posted by Dougzin View Post
Are you guys going to do Isham canyon?
I believe so, Beaker said yes and he's the boss
Yesterday 10:56 PM
Dougzin
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Originally Posted by Lab Lover View Post
I just mailed in our registration for Panamint Valley Days, I'm already excited and it's not until November. Lol
Are you guys going to do Isham canyon?
Yesterday 10:49 PM
Lab Lover I just mailed in our registration for Panamint Valley Days, I'm already excited and it's not until November. Lol
Yesterday 10:39 PM
iwaxmyjimmy
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Originally Posted by aw12345 View Post
Hi steer is the shit compared to the stock tierod location. It will still bend a bit is you play hard enough, just not as bad and as often. Getting rid of the stock steering configuration and hydro assist pretty much eliminates any kinda death wobble. My put put Jeep has gone 90 mph downhill with all kinds of unbalanced rags on the wheels without any kinda shaking period
Yeah I'll get around to that too. Mine will be inverted "T" set up. I'll probably tap my factory steering box and get a ram and I've got he means and resources to build my own hoses. Just one of those gotta find the time deals ya know? Lol
Yesterday 10:20 PM
Dougzin
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Originally Posted by aw12345 View Post

Hi steer is the shit compared to the stock tierod location.
It will still bend a bit is you play hard enough, just not as bad and as often.
Getting rid of the stock steering configuration and hydro assist pretty much eliminates any kinda death wobble. My put put Jeep has gone 90 mph downhill with all kinds of unbalanced rags on the wheels without any kinda shaking period
Hydro assist will be my next mod for sure.
Yesterday 10:18 PM
aw12345
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Originally Posted by iwaxmyjimmy View Post
Ain't tinkering fun Art? Waiting on pay checks to do some high steer on a stock JK axle that I haven't seen anywhere before. no more bent tie rods for this guy.
Hi steer is the shit compared to the stock tierod location.
It will still bend a bit is you play hard enough, just not as bad and as often.
Getting rid of the stock steering configuration and hydro assist pretty much eliminates any kinda death wobble. My put put Jeep has gone 90 mph downhill with all kinds of unbalanced rags on the wheels without any kinda shaking period
Yesterday 10:10 PM
iwaxmyjimmy
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Originally Posted by aw12345 View Post
When you start doing this crap more than just welding, you are on your way to be a fabricator. Or atleast a heck of a tinkerer picture097 by aartjestaartje, on Flickr
Ain't tinkering fun Art? Waiting on pay checks to do some high steer on a stock JK axle that I haven't seen anywhere before. no more bent tie rods for this guy.
Yesterday 10:01 PM
aw12345 When you start doing this crap more than just welding, you are on your way to be a fabricator. Or atleast a heck of a tinkerer

picture097 by aartjestaartje, on Flickr
Yesterday 09:56 AM
Serg5000
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Originally Posted by goin camping View Post
Morning Serg, How's the night schedule? Make it a good day everyone.
Night schedule isn't bad. It's the forced breaks we have to take that get in the way. But I guess I'll get used to it.
Yesterday 08:53 AM
goin camping Morning Serg, How's the night schedule?

Make it a good day everyone.
Yesterday 08:21 AM
Serg5000 Good morning everyone.
07-22-2014 11:39 PM
Lab Lover
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Originally Posted by JPi1 View Post
Tell Mike to come by and say hi!
I will, but I'm not sure what his schedule is. I sort of threw the news at him this evening......but I gave him ice cream to soften the blow He has to trailer it so he will probably haul the empty trailer up to the house and then when he heads home Sunday or Monday pick it up. Otherwise he's lugging it up the mountain and back unnecessarily.

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Originally Posted by iwaxmyjimmy View Post
Saw a built one over the weekend running 39s.
No way he's building this much at all, my Mom would KILL him, lol. Plus he's getting old and has a hard time getting in my JK sometimes.
07-22-2014 11:10 PM
iwaxmyjimmy
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Originally Posted by Lab Lover View Post
My Dad didn't wait too long to buy another toy after selling the CJ. He bought a Samari from someone in Yucaipa. Of course he roped me into his horse trading again, lol. I've got Mike set up to pick it up down there this weekend on his way home from Big Bear. I'm sad he didn't buy another Jeep, but he wanted a toy and this was about 1/4 what he would pay for another Jeep, not to mention what he would put into it. Crazy old man
Saw a built one over the weekend running 39s.
07-22-2014 11:00 PM
JPi1
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Originally Posted by Lab Lover View Post
My Dad didn't wait too long to buy another toy after selling the CJ. He bought a Samari from someone in Yucaipa. Of course he roped me into his horse trading again, lol. I've got Mike set up to pick it up down there this weekend on his way home from Big Bear. I'm sad he didn't buy another Jeep, but he wanted a toy and this was about 1/4 what he would pay for another Jeep, not to mention what he would put into it. Crazy old man
Tell Mike to come by and say hi!
07-22-2014 10:57 PM
Lab Lover My Dad didn't wait too long to buy another toy after selling the CJ. He bought a Samari from someone in Yucaipa. Of course he roped me into his horse trading again, lol. I've got Mike set up to pick it up down there this weekend on his way home from Big Bear. I'm sad he didn't buy another Jeep, but he wanted a toy and this was about 1/4 what he would pay for another Jeep, not to mention what he would put into it.

Crazy old man
07-22-2014 10:48 PM
iwaxmyjimmy
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Originally Posted by Ditchdoc View Post
Thanks.
The unload pretty bad from what I remember. And that's also when revolver shackles were a big trend lol
07-22-2014 10:45 PM
Ditchdoc Thanks.
07-22-2014 10:44 PM
iwaxmyjimmy
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Originally Posted by Ditchdoc View Post
What is it called when the leaf springs are cut after the axle and get two bars to form a triangle and coilovers?
Quarter elliptic I believe

Used to see it a lot on sami and jeep buggies back in the early '00s
07-22-2014 10:43 PM
Ditchdoc What is it called when the leaf springs are cut after the axle and get two bars to form a triangle and coilovers?
07-22-2014 10:38 PM
JPi1
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Originally Posted by iwaxmyjimmy View Post
Do you feel like the anti squad numbers are lower on the RK 3 link rear giving it a disadvantage while climbing up those water falls?
RK has an adjustable Anti-Squat feature that virtually eliminates that problem. Works very well on waterfalls.
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