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Let's Talk Rear "LT"

Discussion in 'Long Travel Suspension' started by erok81, Apr 3, 2017.

  1. Apr 20, 2017 at 5:37 PM
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    erok81

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    Now for shocks. I have icons in the front. Should I stick with icon since the valving is much different than king/others.
     
  2. Apr 20, 2017 at 6:13 PM
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    That works too!

    I'm terrible and can't make up my mind man. For ease of install, a bolt on kit like the Camburg or Giant for example will be alot faster for me to setup than a DMZ kit in one weekend.
    On the other hand, the Dmz kit is nice since you don't have to worry about those bolts. If I go the DMZ route, it's just a matter of making sure 100% that the hangers are in the right location.
     
  3. Apr 20, 2017 at 6:15 PM
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    bski22 Shaka Zulu \000/

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    Do you even overland bro?
     
  4. Apr 20, 2017 at 6:44 PM
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    Coot83 I am the tire that lights the fire

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    Shit thats all we got on the east cost bro!
     
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  5. Apr 20, 2017 at 6:46 PM
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  6. Apr 20, 2017 at 6:54 PM
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    Coot83 I am the tire that lights the fire

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    Sup
     
  7. Apr 20, 2017 at 6:56 PM
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    This Camburg bolt in kit is whats up

    COOT?
     
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  8. Apr 20, 2017 at 6:57 PM
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    Coot83 I am the tire that lights the fire

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    I know its the hot shit rightttttttt???????

    STAY 4WDLT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
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  9. Apr 20, 2017 at 6:59 PM
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    I have Fox 2.5 Piggy backs on order right now and Im shitting myself cause this kit looks legit and the Fox won't work with it. FML!
     
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  10. Apr 20, 2017 at 7:00 PM
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    I talked to Tim today at DMZ...def looking to get some 2.5 16" kings man. What size are the fox's?
     
  11. Apr 20, 2017 at 7:01 PM
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    Just extended travel to work with my current set up.
     
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  12. Apr 20, 2017 at 7:11 PM
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    Coot83 I am the tire that lights the fire

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    Its alright man, in time you will need to replace them with some 16's anyway!
     
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  13. Apr 20, 2017 at 7:14 PM
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    Giant > camburg

    :hattip:
     
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  14. Apr 20, 2017 at 8:45 PM
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    Ugh. Why does that giant bedcage have to be so much $$. It is nice that everything is done and ready bolt in.
     
  15. Apr 21, 2017 at 4:40 AM
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    How much is it? You could always wait for DMZ to finish their kit which he is expecting to have done in a month or so. That might delay your timeline though. From what I hear, I like the DMZ bed cage as it only utilizes the tops of the wheel wells for the tube penetration instead of running along the inner portion of the bed.
     
  16. Apr 21, 2017 at 8:10 AM
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    2300.

    I'll check out the DMZ one. The pics I've seen seem to take up more bed space than the giant one. But maybe those are older pics.
     
  17. Apr 21, 2017 at 8:13 AM
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    Coot83 I am the tire that lights the fire

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    You would have to check out some of his customers builds, but he plans to upload it to instagram soon. Supposedly it will mostly reside along the perimeter of the front of the bed with a few support tubes going through the middle of the wheel well area at a 45 degree or so. He is trying to keep his at around 1500 raw. Partly because of this cage, I am def committing to a DMZ rear. Also I like that King sells bypasses made exclusively valved for his kit as well since the owner of King runs his kit on his personal ride.
     
  18. Apr 21, 2017 at 8:31 AM
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    Would I need new rear glass? Just got my truck back from paint a while ago. Also curious the cost difference in my 2.5s and LT. Time to lob in a call.
     
  19. Apr 21, 2017 at 8:36 AM
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    I assume for rear LT? I would def recommend rear glass so that you don't cause an explosion/tear tires. Im thinking about 2k for the LT kit. 1600 for the shocks, possible 1500-2k for a bed cage and another 800-2k depending on how much welding the giant rear might require/factory removal. I would get atleast 6000 ready, but if you have hook ups you could pay less.
     
  20. Apr 21, 2017 at 9:24 AM
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    Coot? Gotta pay to play.
     
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