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Old July 12th, 2013, 06:19 PM   #1081
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I also picked up a ora quick release fire extinguisher mount to replace the shitty plastic ones they come with.

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Old July 12th, 2013, 06:43 PM   #1082
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Those tires are fawking big!
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Old July 12th, 2013, 09:15 PM   #1083
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Love it!
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Old July 12th, 2013, 09:28 PM   #1084
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Those tires are fawking big!
X2 - they look bigger than the 44's I just picked up. Too bad they don't make the MTR's for a 16.5 wheel. Maybe if I wasn't too stubborn to give up the HMMWV wheels
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Old July 12th, 2013, 11:08 PM   #1085
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look sweet. I would love a set of 42's. but my 40's do well.
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Old July 12th, 2013, 11:13 PM   #1086
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Lookin good!
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Old July 13th, 2013, 05:11 PM   #1087
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I think I am narrower lol.


Also ordered up 1410 forged yoke for 14b to run complete 1410 on the rear shaft.
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Old July 13th, 2013, 06:56 PM   #1088
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Still fits


After sand lake...


And after the bath....I really hate mud, especially clay based. I did finally put to use the plastic mud scraper from Daystar that I got at snofari.

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Old July 13th, 2013, 06:59 PM   #1089
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Looks good.
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Old July 13th, 2013, 07:34 PM   #1090
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looks great! let the part snapping commence
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Old July 13th, 2013, 08:01 PM   #1091
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That looks so awsome.
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Old July 13th, 2013, 08:24 PM   #1092
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looks great! let the part snapping commence
my thoughts exactly
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Old July 13th, 2013, 08:28 PM   #1093
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The 42" MTR is 10 lbs lighter then the 38.5" ltb . Rims are a little lighter to.
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Old July 13th, 2013, 08:28 PM   #1094
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still a bigger tire though....and i know how you drive
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Old July 13th, 2013, 08:31 PM   #1095
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I remember when bones got his 42 mtrs. they are huge
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Old July 13th, 2013, 08:34 PM   #1096
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hell, the 4ds are huge imo
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Old July 13th, 2013, 08:35 PM   #1097
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but john knows a great mechanic who works fast for cheap, so all is good
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The 42" MTR is 10 lbs lighter then the 38.5" ltb . Rims are a little lighter to.
My ltbs measured 39" in the driveway yesterday at 5psi....yours were worn 7.5" bead width helps I'm sure though
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Old July 13th, 2013, 08:51 PM   #1099
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Mine were 8.75 wide. And mine were used a little more .
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looks great! let the part snapping commence
Upgraded the front shafts at the same time. Gonna have the rear shaft redone and upgraded before the 10th. Gonna see about replacing my rear lower links with aluminum before the 10th as well.
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