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HREW or DOM?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by dysfunctnlretard, Sep 15, 2009.

  1. Sep 15, 2009 at 9:22 AM
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    dysfunctnlretard

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    I'm about to order some sliders from 4x innovations but on the fence about which metal to get, HREW or DOM? I don't do much rock crawling as I'm only a prerunner but when I do encounter rocks, I'd like my sliders to be able to
    hold up. Has anybody had any issues with HREW sliders? The DOM is only an extra $50, what do u guys think?
     
  2. Sep 15, 2009 at 9:26 AM
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    Unless you're dropping the whole weight of your truck onto the rocks, I'd think you'll be fine with HREW. Especially since you're 2wd, you won't be doing anything too crazy.
     
  3. Sep 15, 2009 at 9:41 AM
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    either should be fine.....but i went with DOM sliders on my truck(revenge-fab), as it wasnt that much more....and the DOM is a good bit stronger.
     
  4. Sep 15, 2009 at 3:21 PM
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    IIRC it's a bit heavier too...I was told by several folks that unless you are building a total offroad rock crawler rig- you'll be ok with HREW.

    I've put one side of my trucks weight (both tires off the ground- Had to e-brake locker myself off it) on my HREW sliders from Revenge and didn't see any flex or issues.
     
  5. Sep 15, 2009 at 3:36 PM
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    I just ordered my set from Jason at Demello and asked him what's the difference; don't quote me on this but if I remember correctly he said DOM is Chinese made or cheaper material and he only uses HREW. Again don't quote me
     
  6. Sep 15, 2009 at 3:50 PM
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    Like I said don't quote me, I zoned out after getting excited thinking about sliders onmy truck. All I remember hearing was the price and the eta for them
     
  7. Sep 15, 2009 at 3:51 PM
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    from what was told to me hrew should fine for most people
     
  8. Sep 15, 2009 at 10:49 PM
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    This is the correct answer
     
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