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Old 05-04-2012, 11:24 PM   #1
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Whys the tie rod mounted behind the axle? What else can you tell me. Figure it's a diamond axle. 9.5 or 8" diffs? Thoughts?
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Old 05-04-2012, 11:27 PM   #2
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Looks familiar. Let me see if I can find info. I believe it is a custom built mining truck.
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Old 05-04-2012, 11:30 PM   #3
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Looks familiar. Let me see if I can find info. I believe it is a custom built mining truck.
Is it is has a cummings 4BT in it and those are torsion bars behind the axle.

The truck was likely built in Wallace, ID.
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Old 05-04-2012, 11:31 PM   #4
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Looks familiar. Let me see if I can find info. I believe it is a custom built mining truck.
It is, I took the pictures. Thanks though.

It was built by Peak mechanical out of Idaho. I'm curious more about the axle swap.

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Is it is has a cummings 4BT in it and those are torsion bars behind the axle.

The truck was likely built in Wallace, ID.
That's the one.
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Old 05-04-2012, 11:35 PM   #6
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fj80 axle right?
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Old 05-04-2012, 11:37 PM   #7
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Theres me!

I just want to know more about the front axle swap in particular. I know peak has posted a couple times in another thread but never really figured too much out about this axle.
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Old 05-04-2012, 11:38 PM   #8
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fj80 axle right?
Is it, in a diamond housing? Or is it an 8"?
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It is, I took the pictures. Thanks though.

It was built by Peak mechanical out of Idaho. I'm curious more about the axle swap.

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The guy that owns Peak Mechanical is an awesome guy, I can't remember his name at the moment but Ive spoke with him on the phone before. the price tag for one of those is out of my league... My neighbor is very close friends why the owner and use to do SCCA with/ against him.

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That's the one.
I want one so bad.
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Old 05-04-2012, 11:48 PM   #10
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I'm starting to look at SAS again. I'm wanting an axle just like that but on leaves. Hence my bringing this back up, this all renewed my curiosity.

Like this but with a toy axle like the one above.

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I'm in the same boat. I want do a diesel swap but I need to go SAS first.
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Old 05-05-2012, 12:06 AM   #12
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I'm starting to look at SAS again. I'm wanting an axle just like that but on leaves. Hence my bringing this back up, this all renewed my curiosity.

Like this but with a toy axle like the one above.

Dam that's a sweet truck is he a member
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LOL I'm such a douche. I get the idea of money in my head and here I am looking at SAS again.
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Looks to me like it needs a wash and some TLC on the one end of the axle. Is it axle or brake that appears to be leaking ?
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I'm starting to look at SAS again. I'm wanting an axle just like that but on leaves. Hence my bringing this back up, this all renewed my curiosity.

Like this but with a toy axle like the one above.

went wheeling with him this winter. pretty cool truck.
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Looks to me like it needs a wash and some TLC on the one end of the axle. Is it axle or brake that appears to be leaking ?
too much dirt to diagnose. It's mining truck, I be it rarely sees pavement judging from the undercarriage.
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it's a big truck.
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bad ass truck though
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I want one so bad.
Eh. It is cool but way too much. In a previous thread the price was posted. 60K for that thing. Not worth it in my book. I would just buy a Cummins Ram for towing and a Wrangler for wheeling.
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