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Old April 22nd, 2019, 07:17 AM   #41
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Iíve been looking for a set of used paddles off and on since I got the baby Jeep and finally found the right deal. We made an early morning trip to the east side of the state yesterday and picked these. Going up to Silver Lake on the 11th to give them a try :)

Iím looking for a set of aluminum 15x10 or 15x12 wheels 5x5.5 bolt pattern. If anyoneís something decent please let me know.








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Did you happen to pick these up in Fenton with the Ranger part out? I picked up the Beard seats and noticed those there. Looked nice! Good prices on all of his parts for sale. Glad they went to good use if you did!
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Did you happen to pick these up in Fenton with the Ranger part out? I picked up the Beard seats and noticed those there. Looked nice! Good prices on all of his parts for sale. Glad they went to good use if you did!

I did and Iím really glad I only had enough cash with me for the tires. Everything he had was good quality and great prices!!


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I called up Bassett over in Wisconsin and had them put together a pair of 15x12 beadlocks. Really good people to deal with and I received them a day after they were built.

Me and my son went to the dunes on Saturday with the paddles and had a blast running 2WD all day. The short wheelbase and crappy short leaf springs make for a rough ride on the dunes so Iím thinking of ways to make it better :)

It was also prerunner invasion so there were a ton of cool trucks to watch.




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Paddle tires are fun in 2wd but I got bored with always having to roar around on the rev limiter. They don't crawl worth a shit.
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Old May 14th, 2019, 08:17 AM   #46
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Paddle tires are fun in 2wd but I got bored with always having to roar around on the rev limiter. They don't crawl worth a shit.


You think they donít crawl well?? They are even worse in reverse, lol. I actually donít mind bouncing off the rev limiter, but I know what mean. I think with some suspension upgrades I can get some speed going too. Weíll see how things go.

Just realized I missed the pic of the tires mounted. Iím pretty happy with them.




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The problem for me is that I would go to the dunes with our normal group of trail rigs. While they were putting up a hill, I had to blast up it and then wait for them. Fun for sure with the right group.
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Does anyone know a good source for a small current/electric pass-thru like this? Iím working on some ideas for my fuel pump/tank. Thanks




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Can I ask you what those beadlocks set you back? I too have a set of paddles I need to get mounted up.
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