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Unread 08-31-2013, 04:39 PM   #541
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I'd probably try to get some straight arms. But first I might throw it in a vice and see if I could just take some of the angle out.... without completely flattening it. Just to get enough tire clearance.
Going to flatten them out tomorrow.

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You need to angle the arms up higher so they don't rub
Too much higher and at full stuff the arms will be into the tub I think

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Unread 08-31-2013, 05:01 PM   #542
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Too much higher and at full stuff the arms will be into the tub I think
Check out how I mounted mine. Angled up and clears both the tire and the tub
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Unread 08-31-2013, 05:06 PM   #543
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Check out how I mounted mine. Angled up and clears both the tire and the tub
Forgot I bookmarked that. You mounted your tabs vertical to get the extra height.

Glad I had not burned those all the way in yet

Thanks man!
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Unread 08-31-2013, 05:07 PM   #544
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glad you had the picture since I couldnt find it on my photobucket

hope that helps
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Unread 08-31-2013, 07:05 PM   #545
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glad you had the picture since I couldnt find it on my photobucket

hope that helps
Page 76 of your build.
Worked perfect... but I cut the rear brake line removing the lower tabs. Awesome
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Unread 08-31-2013, 08:19 PM   #546
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You guys and your rear sway bars....tisk tisk
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Unread 08-31-2013, 08:27 PM   #547
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You guys and your rear sway bars....tisk tisk
In hind sight. I am regretting pulling the stock one. It was destroyed though, but I guess no sway bar was an option
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Unread 08-31-2013, 08:46 PM   #548
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You guys and your rear sway bars....tisk tisk
These dang anti rock things.... you'd think they was racing!
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Unread 08-31-2013, 09:46 PM   #549
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purchased a PSC full Hydro assist setup tonight. Cant wait to be able to steer easily
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Unread 08-31-2013, 10:07 PM   #550
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purchased a PSC full Hydro assist setup tonight. Cant wait to be able to steer easily
That's awesome and should really help turning those crawlers. Time for some chopping.... your rig stretched would be sick!
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Unread 09-01-2013, 07:03 AM   #551
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That's awesome and should really help turning those crawlers. Time for some chopping.... your rig stretched would be sick!
I struggled all last weekend turning in the rocks. Stretching huh. Not sure I want to buy all the armor again. Give it another 6 months with the new welder and I am sure it will get cut up. I forgot how much fun burning metal is
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Unread 09-01-2013, 09:43 AM   #552
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purchased a PSC full Hydro assist setup tonight. Cant wait to be able to steer easily
That's awesome!

Ill be watching the install of this since it'll be my next upgrade as well.

Did you get a new PSC box or planning to tap one yourself?
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Unread 09-01-2013, 09:56 AM   #553
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That's awesome!

Ill be watching the install of this since it'll be my next upgrade as well.

Did you get a new PSC box or planning to tap one yourself?
http://www.pscmotorsports.com/featur...ssist-kit.html

Figured for reliability it would be best that the parts were all made to work together. Plus I didn't find any write-ups on people taping the Mercedes box
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Unread 09-01-2013, 10:05 AM   #554
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nice i have everything but the ram on mine and just the extreme box and pump made a huge difference. both were pretty straight forward installs.

how do you plan to mount the ram?

also, i may have noticed a particular tire trade proposal on pirate
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Unread 09-01-2013, 10:28 AM   #555
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nice i have everything but the ram on mine and just the extreme box and pump made a huge difference. both were pretty straight forward installs.

Awesome, I will be asking you questions when I get stuck.

how do you plan to mount the ram?

Weld a tab onto the TR

also, i may have noticed a particular tire trade proposal on pirate
I love those wheels. He hasn't pm'ed me back yet though
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