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Old November 1st, 2012, 06:59 PM   #7581
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Yup, it's gonna be huge.
Bigger than this ass!
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Old November 1st, 2012, 07:38 PM   #7582
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Old November 1st, 2012, 08:14 PM   #7583
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Old November 1st, 2012, 08:48 PM   #7584
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Way bigger!
Way Bigger and hopefully less pimpley.
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Old November 1st, 2012, 10:08 PM   #7585
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Way Bigger and hopefully less pimpley.
Had to zoom in on that shit to see them. No longer hungry thanks. :)
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Old November 1st, 2012, 10:09 PM   #7586
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Had to zoom in on that shit to see them. No longer hungry thanks. :)
There's no longer room for Jell-O?
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Old November 1st, 2012, 10:11 PM   #7587
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Had to zoom in on that shit to see them. No longer hungry thanks. :)
You're welcome. =)
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Old November 2nd, 2012, 07:01 AM   #7588
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Old November 2nd, 2012, 07:06 AM   #7589
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Old November 2nd, 2012, 07:16 AM   #7590
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Because that is totally the same as a production pick up truck......
The physics are exactly the same.

Here's another vehicle with independent suspension that will never amount to anything.

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Old November 2nd, 2012, 10:34 AM   #7591
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I want a transmission jack almost as much as a two post lift and a barn around it. The ZF6 is a heavy bitch.
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Old November 2nd, 2012, 10:35 AM   #7592
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I don't think the physics are the same, so your telling me the platform is identical just bolted to a different frame? I'm sure a 1 ton Chevy ifs is totally different than that in a Humvee. Same principle? Yes but for different purposes. The one on the Humvee was designed for articulation more than load capacity. Where on the pick up its more for load capacity and sucking ass.
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Old November 2nd, 2012, 03:18 PM   #7593
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I don't think the physics are the same, so your telling me the platform is identical just bolted to a different frame? I'm sure a 1 ton Chevy ifs is totally different than that in a Humvee. Same principle? Yes but for different purposes. The one on the Humvee was designed for articulation more than load capacity. Where on the pick up its more for load capacity and sucking ass.
Your bias against an independent suspension is unfounded. There are pros and cons in an offroad application but for light off road used (construction, farm use, etc.), and on road applications, IFS works just fine. As far as load capacity, IFS can handle just as much as a monobeam. The difference is better ride quality and handling. I have a 1 ton Ford truck with a twin I-beam front end I and think it handles the loads I put into the truck with ease. I also tow a 16k pound backhoe trailer combination with it and the truck handles like a million bucks.

So there is my piece. This "sucking ass" you speak of, could you provide documentation (with references please) stating your claims?
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Old November 2nd, 2012, 05:50 PM   #7594
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Your bias against an independent suspension is unfounded. There are pros and cons in an offroad application but for light off road used (construction, farm use, etc.), and on road applications, IFS works just fine. As far as load capacity, IFS can handle just as much as a monobeam. The difference is better ride quality and handling. I have a 1 ton Ford truck with a twin I-beam front end I and think it handles the loads I put into the truck with ease. I also tow a 16k pound backhoe trailer combination with it and the truck handles like a million bucks.

So there is my piece. This "sucking ass" you speak of, could you provide documentation (with references please) stating your claims?
There are pros and cons Forsure. It's just not my cup of tea.
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Old November 2nd, 2012, 08:47 PM   #7595
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There are pros and cons Forsure. It's just not my cup of tea.
The 'I don't like it therefore no one should like it' argument.
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Old November 2nd, 2012, 08:57 PM   #7596
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Old November 2nd, 2012, 08:58 PM   #7597
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I don't like tea.
Had a bad teabagging experience?
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Old November 2nd, 2012, 08:59 PM   #7598
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Had a bad teabagging experience?
Nope.
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Old November 2nd, 2012, 09:06 PM   #7599
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Nope.
So, they must have all been good teabagging experiences then.
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