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post #28126 of 41863 Old 06-18-2013, 04:14 PM
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Anyone been to westside Wed? From what I hear it's not exactly something that really would appeal to me but I think it's something worth hitting up with my truck to possibly get more sales exposure. Anyone know???


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post #28127 of 41863 Old 06-18-2013, 04:22 PM
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Anyone been to westside Wed? From what I hear it's not exactly something that really would appeal to me but I think it's something worth hitting up with my truck to possibly get more sales exposure. Anyone know???
I've never heard of it.
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post #28128 of 41863 Old 06-18-2013, 04:23 PM
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I think it's more of a sport bike/lowered car scene but I've heard some of the offroad crowd going...

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post #28129 of 41863 Old 06-18-2013, 04:31 PM
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Did that axel I gave merrick end up working for him? I hope he replaced the bearings first. It was old and unused when I got it 10yrs ago.
Its still sitting in my side yard, that thing ended up being way too heavy duty for my needs. haha I have been meaning to send you a message to ask if you want it back or whatnot.
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post #28130 of 41863 Old 06-18-2013, 04:36 PM
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I think it's more of a sport bike/lowered car scene but I've heard some of the offroad crowd going...
There are some offroaders, I know Baldwin had a meetup there one Wednesday. Hell, FukuBurger is there every week that is more than enough reason to go there.
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post #28131 of 41863 Old 06-18-2013, 04:37 PM
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I'm not gonna go sit in a parking lot of lowered imports and sport bikes for fukuburger. I've got better crap to do then that if that's all it is... Honestly I'm so anti most of the prerunner scene here in Vegas that I'd probably park away from most of them anyways if there was a group. I just want to fly the "for sale" signs though as much as I can when the crowd is right. I wish the prerunner scene here was more like Az or SoCal but it's just people with ****ty trucks and huge egos which is why you don't see me really hanging out with other "prerunner" people much. I love the trucks, dislike the owners mostly though! LOL

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post #28132 of 41863 Old 06-18-2013, 04:38 PM
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Its still sitting in my side yard, that thing ended up being way too heavy duty for my needs. haha I have been meaning to send you a message to ask if you want it back or whatnot.
If you don't want to store it I can take it back, if you want to keep it you can.
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post #28133 of 41863 Old 06-18-2013, 04:43 PM
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Can't you just put it on the curb for the metal fairies to take? Those random metal art pieces you had me build Sunday morning will be on my curb tonight...

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post #28134 of 41863 Old 06-18-2013, 07:02 PM
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Well, Last September y'all may remember I posted a lot of pics from our trip up to Ely, NV for Labor Day. I took a ton of video with a little action camera I bought specifically for the purpose of recording jeepin' adventures.

Well, I never sat down and made the video.

I finally did. 8 months later. This took a while to make, and it's my first try at doing anything like this. So, please, I welcome feedback.

It's a little long, 12 minutes, but has a good soundtrack and some nice scenery! You all know how i post the full 'story' of any of my trips, and i attempted to do the same thing with this video.

I hope you enjoy, and again, please feel free to offer feedback so I can do better next time.

P.S. As usual, youtube butchered the quality, but its not too bad.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ygX5E_oUvKo
Loved it Marn! You must have hit success at the right time, all the aspens changing colors. And what's up with the giant beetle, is that what you kids are calling it these days?

The vid did make me a little homesick.
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I DID want this....now not so much

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post #28136 of 41863 Old 06-18-2013, 08:50 PM
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I knew where they were going to be giving it away at and even had the time to cruise down there. LOL I actually really like their show! The one with the leafblowers in the back of the car is great!

Oh and in case anyone needs proof that we have fun in the race truck, I guess it's not new no more...





And yes, that's all the bushing that came out, the sleeve from inside the bushing in pieces and the loop that's broke off from the end of the main leaf... LOL good times!!! Guess it won't be back on the ground thursday night since we need to get some leaf springs...


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Well, Last September y'all may remember I posted a lot of pics from our trip up to Ely, NV for Labor Day. I took a ton of video with a little action camera I bought specifically for the purpose of recording jeepin' adventures.

Well, I never sat down and made the video.

I finally did. 8 months later. This took a while to make, and it's my first try at doing anything like this. So, please, I welcome feedback.

It's a little long, 12 minutes, but has a good soundtrack and some nice scenery! You all know how i post the full 'story' of any of my trips, and i attempted to do the same thing with this video.

I hope you enjoy, and again, please feel free to offer feedback so I can do better next time.

P.S. As usual, youtube butchered the quality, but its not too bad.

Video Link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ygX5E_oUvKo
No road trip is complete without some Eagles! Lol. Nice vid Marn!
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It looked like a fun trip
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