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How to be a lousy spotter...

Discussion in 'Off-Roading & Trails' started by majorhavok, Apr 5, 2013.

  1. Apr 6, 2013 at 2:30 AM
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  3. Apr 6, 2013 at 9:57 AM
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    Of course in hindsight its easy for us to judge, but I blame the spotter 100% b/c the driver is following instructions and doing what hes told. Of course he could have said, "nuh lady.." but he didn't know any better and was extending trust to learn to rock crawl..
     
  4. Apr 6, 2013 at 10:14 AM
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    Wow, that went from a nice new jeep to a beater heap in seconds. Now it's a true trail mudder. Impressive it started right up. Did he bust out the front windshield and driver er home?

    It's a "heap" thing. I do undstand.
     
  5. Apr 6, 2013 at 10:20 AM
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    Sadly, I am one of those people that find amusement in watching these mishaps. As long as no one is injured its all fun. These people who wreck their toys either have money to burn, shit for brains or both. I would never risk abusing a new vehicle of mine like this for recreational fun. To each their own.
     
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    never let a woman drive your vehicle.
     
  8. Apr 6, 2013 at 1:09 PM
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    Oldie but goodie... regardless of having a good spotter or not..not knowing your vehicles threshold as far as getting ready to flop is on the driver and on no one else, that driver ovviously did not know his.There are very few I trust 100% when it comes to spotting on the trail
     
  10. Apr 6, 2013 at 1:33 PM
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    very true!

    just like this guy. :rofl:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SZKShqlmsHY
     
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    Lol..we had an hour long bash fest on that guy at work a few months ago when I showed my coworkers that video..unfortunately I have been on the trail with people like that...hilarious and frustrating all at the same time
     
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    Oh snap !! didn't notce its been referenced already
     
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    Exactly... actually there is NO ONE I trust with 100% until they've proven themselves..

    I've had drivers shake off my directions before & thats fine, I make them understand that they're on their own, I excuse myself & become a spectator
     
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    ... I've rolled and flopped my crawler plenty of time lol :D
     
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