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Old November 16th, 2005, 04:40 PM   #1
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Old November 16th, 2005, 04:53 PM   #2
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I've seen ads for those things....pretty badass. looks like it would fit right in on a warthog from halo. How much $$ though. betcha it isnt cheap!!
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Old November 16th, 2005, 05:26 PM   #3
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Old November 17th, 2005, 02:19 AM   #4
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Or smart...

It uses 2 double cardians per side for the axle shafts... plus the steer has u-joints at the knuckle.

That's 10 u-joints for the steering axle alone...
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Old November 17th, 2005, 02:22 AM   #5
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Old November 17th, 2005, 09:22 AM   #6
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the questions is, how much does it weigh?
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Old November 17th, 2005, 10:11 AM   #7
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wow those are crazy cool
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Old November 17th, 2005, 12:19 PM   #8
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looks Expensive,Heavy,goofy,and seems high maintinence...... I think a MOG 404 axle would be better..
I however like the already fabbed 4 link mounts
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Old November 17th, 2005, 12:51 PM   #9
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I'll just stick with my Super 35 kit, thank you.
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They do look cool, but heavy and costy! I don't like the extra 2 u-joints in the drive line.
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I noticed they make some nice looking tube fenders and bead locks too !
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