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Old February 28th, 2010, 07:02 PM   #341
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Stock hi pinion.

Thanks for the pics Ben.
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Old March 1st, 2010, 06:31 AM   #342
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Stock hi pinion.

Thanks for the pics Ben.
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Old September 8th, 2010, 08:09 PM   #343
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Time for an update.

Added a new winch.



In the process of installing new corner guards. Sorry for the blurry pic.



And this is self explanatory.

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Old September 8th, 2010, 09:38 PM   #344
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How come the best deliveries are of the big, shiny, aluminum kind? The day I got my Atlas was one the best! Hopefully I get my 4 boxes of big, shiny, aluminum yet this week.
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Old September 8th, 2010, 10:00 PM   #345
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Your tires are looking pretty toasted! You're either wheeling a lot or iroks wear out fast...

Nice to see the upgrades!
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Old September 8th, 2010, 10:32 PM   #346
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Time for an update.

Added a new winch.

Sure are sorry looking front fenders.......
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Old September 8th, 2010, 11:12 PM   #347
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On the Atlas did you go two or 4 speed? which ratios?
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Old September 8th, 2010, 11:29 PM   #348
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Looks like a 2spd with 3.8 gears and 23 spline based on the marker on the case.

Congrats Jim, it's worth it.
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Old September 9th, 2010, 05:00 AM   #349
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Nice case Jim, now i want one.
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Old September 9th, 2010, 05:07 AM   #350
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Old September 9th, 2010, 05:21 AM   #351
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Brian,
Johnny pretty much summed it up. I intended to do the 4 spd but they discontinued them early this spring after some failures at KOH in Feb. The prediction of when they come back out, how well they will work and what the backlog waiting time would be drove me to go ahead with the 2 spd. I've had to rebuild my transfer case a couple times in the past year. The first time was a stretched chain and the second was a realization that all of the internals (bearings and planetary) needed replacing. After all that, I still ended up breaking a front 1310 output yoke on my last outing. (an upgrade to 1350 isn't practical on a 27 spline)

BTW, thanks to Dale @ Ironman for the corner guards.
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Old September 9th, 2010, 06:52 AM   #352
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Looks like you have a few weekends of work ahead..! Getting the atlas was deffinitly a good move. I have been happy with mine (until the little e-clip popped off at harlan.)

If I remember correctly your wheeling in a few weeks. Better get going..!
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Old September 9th, 2010, 07:01 AM   #353
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Two questions for you:


Are those Irok's really that torn up after one year?

Why the hell don't you get rid of those fenders?
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Old September 9th, 2010, 08:33 AM   #354
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Time for an update.

Added a new winch.



In the process of installing new corner guards. Sorry for the blurry pic.



And this is self explanatory.

Looking good Jim Where did you read about the 4 speeds blowing up? I havent heard any problems with them.
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Old September 9th, 2010, 08:42 AM   #355
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so what motor did you get for the winch?4.5 or 6.5?the new 42 sx2's would be a good choice for your next tire.nice case...
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Old September 9th, 2010, 09:11 AM   #356
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SX2s are great, except you can't get them.
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Old September 9th, 2010, 09:18 AM   #357
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SX2s are great, except you can't get them.
be a real baller and go for the new 43 sticky then....

they list the 42 in stock and the regular 43 also...just trying to help spend your money jim.

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Old September 9th, 2010, 09:37 AM   #358
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The jeep wont fit any bigger than a 40" tire. That's what it was designed for and that's what it fits, just barely. If he's going to put any larger of a tire on it then it needs a big rework including ditching the mechanical link steering.

I think the tire he has in mind will do just fine against anything else out there.
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They make 40" Thornbirds now?
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Old September 9th, 2010, 09:54 AM   #360
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38.5" t-birds!

I'll let jim say or not say what his plans are, it's not my place to speak on his behalf. And besides, it's fun to see what people think the "best" tire is.
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