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Unread 09-02-2011, 07:36 PM   #1
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"Hey y'all watch this"

A few of us met at Wooly's for a ride today, September 3rd. There was me in a TJ, countryman in a CJ, and semperfi in a WJ. We went down 1 or 2 trails when we cam upon a 1/2 dried up swamp/pond. Countryman and myself both said "no way are we trying it". Well the crazy marine in the WJ said "hell I'll try it". Did I mention his ride is 2wd at the moment? We tried to talk him out of it for about 5 minutes but he was not listening. I guess there comes a time in every mans life when you are told you can not do something enough you just have to prove everyone wrong. This was not semperfi's time.

Getting ready:


Ready set action:


Watch countrymans video his is better than mine.

I tried to pull him out:


No luck.

So he started digging:









His digging didn't do much so we had to call in a little back up:


We didn't think there would be much to the extraction once the excavator hooked up to him. We where wrong. Once country and myself stopped running for safety we started filming:


I hate we missed the best part of that. It was pretty awesome.

After I am guessing 2 hours he was out. Luckily we where right next to the bath house where they have water to wash your ides off with so we spent the next 30 minutes o so spraying off some of the mud.






I left out some good parts of the story. Especially the guy in the Chevy truck that thought he was going to get him out so easy. I will let countryman tell that story as he had a good conversation with him.


Last edited by 1fastR; 09-03-2011 at 08:28 PM.. Reason: Ride report.
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Unread 09-02-2011, 09:42 PM   #2
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I will bring the jeep. The boss said if it brakes its gonna be that way for awhile Haha
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Unread 09-03-2011, 07:01 AM   #3
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We are going to try and meet there at 9:30 if anyone else reads this and wants to come. If you are late try c.b. channel 4.
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Unread 09-03-2011, 04:49 PM   #4
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click free
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Unread 09-03-2011, 05:45 PM   #5
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here are the videos and pictures I got
http://s1141.photobucket.com/albums/...-VIDEO0007.mp4
http://s1141.photobucket.com/albums/...-VIDEO0005.mp4
http://i1141.photobucket.com/albums/...9-IMAG0109.jpg
http://i1141.photobucket.com/albums/...9-IMAG0110.jpg
http://i1141.photobucket.com/albums/...9-IMAG0111.jpg
http://i1141.photobucket.com/albums/...9-IMAG0112.jpg
http://i1141.photobucket.com/albums/...9-IMAG0113.jpg
http://i1141.photobucket.com/albums/...9-IMAG0114.jpg
http://s1141.photobucket.com/albums/...-VIDEO0009.mp4
http://s1141.photobucket.com/albums/...-VIDEO0006.mp4
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Unread 09-03-2011, 05:47 PM   #6
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here it is i want to see the one of me where you thought i was gonna flip
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Unread 09-03-2011, 06:47 PM   #7
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Mine are coming. What happened to hey y'all watch this?
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Unread 09-03-2011, 06:58 PM   #8
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This was easier
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Unread 09-03-2011, 07:02 PM   #9
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edit the tittle.
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Unread 09-03-2011, 07:09 PM   #10
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Hey you can't talk here its a 4wd conversion only
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Unread 09-03-2011, 07:47 PM   #11
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may take more than a 6x6 to go thru that hole................
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Unread 09-03-2011, 07:50 PM   #12
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Shoot tracks won't even make it. How was the drive home. any shakes. What did the wife say
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Unread 09-03-2011, 07:53 PM   #13
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broke the rear shock mount???? no wobbles!!!!!!! and well of course not to thrilled. lol,
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Unread 09-03-2011, 07:58 PM   #14
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Think we broke the shock mount. Or was it the suddenly stop?
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Unread 09-03-2011, 08:25 PM   #15
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Few more video's from today.



I tried looking at their map to figure out what trail this was, I think it was Willy Makeit. Hard to tell though.


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