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Extreme FJ Offroading!

Discussion in 'Off-Roading & Trails' started by mmadej87, Oct 16, 2010.

  1. Oct 16, 2010 at 1:53 PM
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    mmadej87

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  2. Oct 16, 2010 at 1:56 PM
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  3. Oct 16, 2010 at 1:58 PM
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    SAS I like it! And it looks like the A-Track comes in really good use!
     
  4. Oct 16, 2010 at 1:59 PM
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    haha, i find it amusing that this guy filmed it like its a real fj going offroading, i watch it with that in mind as it flips down the hill and is completely submerged
     
  5. Oct 16, 2010 at 2:01 PM
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    looks like he has lockers! lol
     
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  7. Oct 16, 2010 at 2:05 PM
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    deadbolt do w3rk!

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    hilarious.
     
  8. Oct 16, 2010 at 2:05 PM
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    ^^^ yea those things are actually sweet, and gas powered with real suspension systems, but that guy with the fj, it looks like he bought it from wal-mart...im pretty sure the tires are plastic..
     
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    I bet his diff's are welded
     
  11. Oct 16, 2010 at 2:18 PM
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    THAT was absolutely not bought from wal-mart!
    They sell them as kits and you build them up. Can be expensive, there is a reason they use plastic. It's lighter, cheaper, it's better for this. They will use metal in the right parts.
     
  12. Oct 16, 2010 at 2:28 PM
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    ahh, just reminded of when i was little, i had a jeep cherokee that my parents got me from toys-r-us and i used to act like it was off roading, but it actually had rubber tires..

    im sure plastic is good in some parts, but why the tires? wouldnt you want rubber?
     
  13. Oct 16, 2010 at 2:30 PM
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    Mostly stock for now, I have added a cb radio, various cheap mods and I plan on adding aftermarket wheels and other items in the future.
    They are rubber.

    The video may make it look plastic.
     
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    ^^^ brushless electric FTW
     
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    You can see the sidewall flex at 1:16...plastic wont do that;)
     
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