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Old 05-25-2012, 12:54 PM   #21
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Do you really NEED a Tacoma mounted cannon ?
Currently a want, but if I keep getting cut off this will be upgradeed to a NEED very quickly.
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Old 05-25-2012, 12:54 PM   #22
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Do you really NEED a Tacoma mounted cannon ?



I see what you did there.............wrong thread.
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Old 05-25-2012, 12:55 PM   #23
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I see what you did there.............wrong thread.
Lol , that's Fresh
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Old 05-25-2012, 12:56 PM   #25
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do it
Do what? The drinking and driving or the cannon??

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Cannons usually required a crew of three or four men to effectively fire and reload.
Dude I'm 6'6", do you have ANY idea how large my wingspan is? It's huge!!
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Old 05-25-2012, 12:56 PM   #26
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Currently a want, but if I keep getting cut off this will be upgradeed to a NEED very quickly.
Well then I would suggest a Bofors or similar recoiless rifle type of artillery
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Old 05-25-2012, 12:57 PM   #27
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Completely cereal right now.
or do you mean Surreal?
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Old 05-25-2012, 12:59 PM   #28
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or do you mean Surreal?
I think he means cereal...like Fruit Loops.
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Old 05-25-2012, 01:00 PM   #29
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A cannon recently retrieved from Blackbeard's ship was 8ft long and weighed 2000 lbs.
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Old 05-25-2012, 01:05 PM   #30
Sounds Gooooood
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Here's the thing. It depends how we're mounting it and the firing technique.

It would need to have a welded tube frame that attaches to the bed bolts (coupling it to the frame). As long as the firing is done with the transmission in neutral I think all should be good. I'd suggest a little more travel than stock with regards to the suspension. Reason being is that the more impulse we can add to the mix the easier it will be to deal with the applied force.

The real question is which direction are we firing the cannon? Front firing means you're on the attack and therefore a BAMF. Rearward firing means you're running like a little bitch.
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Old 05-25-2012, 01:06 PM   #31
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Oh and make sure we include the TSB rear leaf pack.....
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Old 05-25-2012, 01:06 PM   #32
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Do you really NEED a Tacoma mounted cannon ?
I think the more important question is "Who Doesn't need a Tacoma Mounted Cannon?" Because that person should be Banned. I'm Just Saying!!!
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Old 05-25-2012, 01:08 PM   #33
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Do you really NEED a Tacoma mounted cannon ?
That's not as important as protecting his right to have one.
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Old 05-25-2012, 01:11 PM   #35
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Did none of you play Grand theft auto as kids? You could spin the tanks turret backwards and go full throttle forward while shooting as fast as you could and eventually the tank would fly! It's science! Put a boat skid underneath it and you'd have a true All Terrain Vehicle! Including clouds as part of the terrain!
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Old 05-25-2012, 01:11 PM   #36
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Mad Max now comes to mind.
Mad Max had the last of the V8 interceptors , but no cannon
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Old 05-25-2012, 01:12 PM   #37
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Did none of you play Grand theft auto as kids? You could spin the tanks turret backwards and go full throttle forward while shooting as fast as you could and eventually the tank would fly! It's science! Put a boat skid underneath it and you'd have a true All Terrain Vehicle! Including clouds as part of the terrain!
Kids ?

GTA3 came out when I was like 30
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A rocket engine is better for acceleration. You get continuous thrust down the dragstrip, and the weight is gradually reduced as propellant is burned away. Plus it fits under the tonneau:

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they should make another road warrior movie today.....with a tacoma mounted cannon
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Well then I would suggest a Bofors or similar recoiless rifle type of artillery
Don't want to start carrying a gun in my truck, people might think I'm a psychopath
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or do you mean Surreal?
Cereal
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