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Unread 03-20-2013, 10:18 AM   #46
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Let me know if you'd wanna come down in the next month or two, looks like we have similar setups mod wise. What are you looking for tire wise? I like my KM2's but I plan on switching to the MT/R's someday.

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Unread 03-20-2013, 10:22 AM   #47
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I'd be down for a weekend trip of sorts around that time
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Unread 03-20-2013, 11:00 AM   #48
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I'd be down for a weekend trip of sorts around that time
Count me in. Jeep convoys for wheeling trips are what my dreams are made of.
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Unread 03-20-2013, 11:50 AM   #49
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Count me in. Jeep convoys for wheeling trips are what my dreams are made of.
Same. And boobs.
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Unread 03-20-2013, 12:28 PM   #50
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Would be nice to wheel with more TJ's for a change... silly XJ's all over my campus!
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Unread 03-20-2013, 12:30 PM   #51
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I have 33x10.5 KM2s, and really like them. I prefer a skinnier tire over a wider when the option is available.
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What are you looking for tire wise? I like my KM2's but I plan on switching to the MT/R's someday.
Well, I'd like to stay 10.5 wide, but I wouldn't be opposed to a wider tire. I've had my eye on the km2s since they come in 33x10.5, but reading about them here they seem hit or miss. It really comes down to whats going to be best for my needs, which include lots of street/ highway driving and trail riding mixed with small amounts of mild stuff. I love my BFG A/Ts as they work well for my needs, but one can't help but wonder if there's something better.

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Let me know if you'd wanna come down in the next month or two, looks like we have similar setups mod wise.
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Count me in. Jeep convoys for wheeling trips are what my dreams are made of.
I'd be down for a weekend trip in a month or two. It will give me some time to get my Heep up to speed and any bugs worked out. How's the camping at RC?
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Unread 03-20-2013, 12:35 PM   #52
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Jeep Pictures of the Day:
I know I've been lacking in the picture department. So here are some pictures of the rust and of the cancer consuming my hood.





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Unread 03-20-2013, 12:54 PM   #53
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Look at the Falken Wildpeaks... bulletproof sidewalls, but very streetable.
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Unread 03-20-2013, 01:15 PM   #54
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Look at the Falken Wildpeaks... bulletproof sidewalls, but very streetable.
I'll have to do some reading on them, did a quick search and the price is nice. They look like the Toyo A/Ts on my truck though.
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Unread 03-20-2013, 01:25 PM   #55
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Jeep Pictures of the Day:
I know I've been lacking in the picture department. So here are some pictures of the rust and of the cancer consuming my hood.






I'm crying right now. Congrats on having a D44 though!
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Unread 03-20-2013, 01:40 PM   #56
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I'm crying right now.
Honestly I died alittle inside when I got home and saw the damage. Sad part is that's only 2 winters. She was pristine when she left CA.

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Congrats on having a D44 though!
Thanks! The funny part is when I bought it I didn't have a clue about axles, and was quite happy to later learn I had the more desirable axle.
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Unread 03-20-2013, 02:27 PM   #57
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Mother of God



More to come...
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Unread 03-20-2013, 05:50 PM   #58
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Well, all parts and supplies for the front end work on the Jeep have arrived. Hopefully by the end of the weekend everything will be installed.


And if anyone was curious as to the size of the Currie steering; I present the Cat Scale.


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Unread 03-20-2013, 06:41 PM   #59
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If you and Kate need another hand, I can lend myself as well. I can also stand around and watch while looking pretty :-)
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Unread 03-20-2013, 07:12 PM   #60
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And Connecticut posse is officially forming.... this is getting scary.
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