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Unread 10-31-2012, 05:28 PM   #1
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OCTOBER TJ of the MONTH CONTEST!!! jeffro06 IS the WINNER!!!

Congrats man...someone correct me if I am wrong but I am pretty sure you are the first person ever to win TJoTM with less than 35" tires.

Here's the winner:


Name: Jeff Leininger

Username: jeffro06

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265/75R16 Goodyear MTR/K's
OME 2" HD lift with OME shocks and steering stabilizer
Rokmen Mercenary Front Bumper
LoD Rear Bumper
Rokmen Sliders
Rokmen Corner Armor
Skidrow Engine Skid
Skidrow Radiator Skid
Skidrow Steering Box Skid
Metal Cloak Over Line Fenders w/4" flare
Xenon rear 4" flat flares
Superwinch EPi 9.0 winch, with synthetic line
Currie Antirock Swaybar
Rokmen Adjustable Control Arms (full set)
Rokmen 1" Billet Spacers up front
Cobra 75 WX ST 40 Channel CB
Currie Johnny Joint Front Adjustable Track Bar
Currie Currectlyn Tie Rod and Drag Link
Rampage Bowless Soft Top
Custom rear Storage Box with fire Extinguisher and Hi-Lift
Blue Monkey Speedo Healer
Viair 450P air compressor
Rubicon Locker Mod (Lockers work in 4HI)

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I previously owned a 95 YJ, which needed a rear axle swap, and front gear change, but when I came across this Rubicon I decided it was time for a change. I took the money I made from the YJ and put it to use by modding my Rubicon. I wrote out a build plan and I have been sticking pretty close to it. I've done stage 1 and stage 2, now I'm waiting for stage 3, which would be bigger tires, new wheels, gears and a tummy tuck. I'm pretty happy with the Rubi as it is right now, so stage 3 is a few years away. I've drove the Rubi to Moab and back in 2011 and plan to do so again in 2013. I wheel the jeep as often as I can, but not as much as I'd like.

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Unread 10-31-2012, 05:33 PM   #2
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Jeffro06 and all future winners, please see the 10/31 update in the rules on how to claim every prize.

Thank you.

http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f9/tj...-11-a-1247406/
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Unread 10-31-2012, 05:34 PM   #3
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Thanks to everyone that voted, cbandit gave me a good fight.

I didn't even know there was a prize...woo-hoo!

I guess this was a win for the "little guys".
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Moab Trails I've done: Onion Creek, Long Canyon, Dome Plateau, Top of The World (2), Fins-N-Things (2), Poison Spider,
Golden Spike, Gold Bar Rim, Hell's Revenge (2), Baby Lion Back, Cliff Hanger, Moab Rim, Kane Creek Canyon, Strike Ravine

Shortcuts to key points in my build: MTRk's OME 2" HD Lift Antirock Skidrow steering box & radiator skids LoD rear bumper
Rokmen Mercenary bumper w/Superwinch Rokmen sliders Skidrow engine skid Rampage Top CB set up
Custom trunk Rokmen 1" Billet spacers JJ track bar Rokmen Adjustable Control Arms Currectlync Steering
Rokmen Trail Corners Metalcloak Overlines Kentrol Hood Latches JK Turn Signals Xenon 4" Flat Flares Hood Decal Duratracs
Derale Tranny Cooler DieHard Factor 55 Thimble Ten Factory Front Chromo Shafts

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Unread 10-31-2012, 05:35 PM   #4
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I am pretty sure you are the first person ever to win TJoTM with less than 35" tires.
Which is exactly why I voted for him in the vote-off.

Congrats!
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Your shaft isn't long enough to handle that kind of droop...
My build thread: http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f9/ru...thread-792423/
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Unread 10-31-2012, 06:03 PM   #5
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Congrats bud. Very nice jeep.
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Unread 10-31-2012, 06:11 PM   #6
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yay! finally somebody on small tires wins!
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Unread 10-31-2012, 06:13 PM   #7
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yay! finally somebody on small tires wins!
I know, right.
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Golden Spike, Gold Bar Rim, Hell's Revenge (2), Baby Lion Back, Cliff Hanger, Moab Rim, Kane Creek Canyon, Strike Ravine

Shortcuts to key points in my build: MTRk's OME 2" HD Lift Antirock Skidrow steering box & radiator skids LoD rear bumper
Rokmen Mercenary bumper w/Superwinch Rokmen sliders Skidrow engine skid Rampage Top CB set up
Custom trunk Rokmen 1" Billet spacers JJ track bar Rokmen Adjustable Control Arms Currectlync Steering
Rokmen Trail Corners Metalcloak Overlines Kentrol Hood Latches JK Turn Signals Xenon 4" Flat Flares Hood Decal Duratracs
Derale Tranny Cooler DieHard Factor 55 Thimble Ten Factory Front Chromo Shafts

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Unread 10-31-2012, 07:44 PM   #8
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Congrats. Maybe I have a chance! I better get working.
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Unread 10-31-2012, 08:31 PM   #9
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Slick dude.
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Unread 10-31-2012, 10:04 PM   #10
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You got my vote. Well deserved, congrats.
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Unread 11-01-2012, 05:41 AM   #11
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Congrats. Was a fun race to watch.
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Unread 11-01-2012, 07:26 AM   #12
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Congrats man
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Unread 11-01-2012, 08:41 AM   #13
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Congrats. Was a fun race to watch.
Thanks guys...and it was a fun two races to watch. I thought it was going to end up a tie twice.
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Moab Trails I've done: Onion Creek, Long Canyon, Dome Plateau, Top of The World (2), Fins-N-Things (2), Poison Spider,
Golden Spike, Gold Bar Rim, Hell's Revenge (2), Baby Lion Back, Cliff Hanger, Moab Rim, Kane Creek Canyon, Strike Ravine

Shortcuts to key points in my build: MTRk's OME 2" HD Lift Antirock Skidrow steering box & radiator skids LoD rear bumper
Rokmen Mercenary bumper w/Superwinch Rokmen sliders Skidrow engine skid Rampage Top CB set up
Custom trunk Rokmen 1" Billet spacers JJ track bar Rokmen Adjustable Control Arms Currectlync Steering
Rokmen Trail Corners Metalcloak Overlines Kentrol Hood Latches JK Turn Signals Xenon 4" Flat Flares Hood Decal Duratracs
Derale Tranny Cooler DieHard Factor 55 Thimble Ten Factory Front Chromo Shafts

Get your build sheet here.
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Unread 11-02-2012, 06:24 AM   #14
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Well done Jeff! Hope to get out and wheel again with you soon.
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Unread 11-02-2012, 08:53 PM   #15
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Congrats ! Nice looking well built rig with "little " tires .
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