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2nd Annual TW glamis trip az prep

Discussion in 'Arizona' started by JuansTaco, Sep 6, 2013.

  1. Sep 9, 2013 at 10:33 AM
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    JuansTaco [OP] JuanInAMillion

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    I wish I could afford suspention before then haha I have cosmetics but not suspention yet haha. I'm going stock
     
  2. Sep 9, 2013 at 10:37 AM
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    All you need for this trip is beer and more beer.
     
  3. Sep 9, 2013 at 10:50 AM
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    And fireball?
     
  4. Sep 9, 2013 at 11:12 AM
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    Well my truck currently has NO rear suspension so you're a step ahead of me on that one hahaha. Once its rolling I'll still have quite the checklist if im going to make it.

    -Driveshaft
    -Rear spring rate
    -Supercharger
    -Tuner
    -Front Gears
    -Comms
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    -Lights
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    And I'll want to get at least 2 or 3 test trips on it before I take it to the dunes
     
  5. Sep 9, 2013 at 11:14 AM
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    sure.
     
  6. Sep 9, 2013 at 11:15 AM
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    Well if you trailer it more like 1 haha
     
  7. Sep 9, 2013 at 11:15 AM
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    And do 2wd with lockers do good our there?
     
  8. Sep 9, 2013 at 11:36 AM
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    in the small dunes yes but not big dunes. Make sure you use alot of skinny pedal.
     
  9. Sep 9, 2013 at 11:39 AM
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    IMO the big dunes are almost easier cause you can have more momentum. in the small choppy dunes in a truck its hard cause you cant haul ass. but in the small dunes by where we are camping trucks in 2wd are fine. they are perfect for trucks.
     
  10. Sep 9, 2013 at 11:39 AM
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    Ok most definatly will
     
  11. Sep 9, 2013 at 11:41 AM
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    skinny pedal and air down.

    always stop with your truck pointing down or you will get stuck
    dont slam on your breaks to stop. the little pile of dirt that gathers in front of your tires by doing that is enough to get you stuck if in 2wd.
    momentum wins.
     
  12. Sep 9, 2013 at 11:41 AM
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    very true but if the big dunes are chopped up hell you are not going any where :/.
     
  13. Sep 9, 2013 at 11:43 AM
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    yeah i wouldnt bring a 2wd into big dunes. but sometimes i drop it in 2wd just cause i can go faster in the big dunes :)

    ahh i am so excited.
     
  14. Sep 9, 2013 at 11:43 AM
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    excellent advice right here ^

    Even though you brain fart and that goes all out the window.
     
  15. Sep 9, 2013 at 11:44 AM
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    I am stoked too ridding season is upon us :D.

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  16. Sep 9, 2013 at 11:48 AM
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    I have a polaris ranger that i might bring out not sure
     
  17. Sep 9, 2013 at 11:49 AM
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    I would so you can roll threw the bigger dunes.
     
  18. Sep 9, 2013 at 11:57 AM
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    huh?
     
  19. Sep 9, 2013 at 12:00 PM
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    Didn't you say you where going to trailer out there?

    And if I get it fixed I will
     
  20. Sep 9, 2013 at 12:03 PM
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    I'll trailer it everywhere if its going to be in the dirt, that still doesnt mean I'll be bringing an untested truck out tho. Thats just asking for a miserable weekend hahaha
     
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