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New Member from Ca!

Discussion in 'New Members' started by TriageBAE, May 4, 2011.

  1. May 4, 2011 at 10:00 AM
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    TriageBAE

    TriageBAE [OP] Well-Known Member

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    07 DCLB
    -4.88 gears -All-Pro Long Travel, Walker Evans coilovers w/reservoir in front. All-Pro Expedition leaf springs and Walker Evans LT shocks in the rear. -Relentless Fabrication sliders, front & rear bumper. -ARB Air-Locker & Compressor -Warn 9.5xp winch -All-Pro skid plate front, tranny, and transfer. -Behind the Grill 21" Light Bar from Expedition Lighting -2x2 Light Pods in front Bumper from Expedition Lighting -PIAA 510s placed in rear bumper -Grillcraft black grill. -Black Xenon CCFL Halo Projector Headlights
    Just checking in as a new member. I have a 07 Taco that I picked up in Hawaii at my last duty assignment before getting out of the Army.
    Back in California and I started with Icon coilovers front and Icon shocks and add-leafs in the rear. With the long bed I didn't get enough lift and it was a little to stiff.
    I just installed All-Pro long travel kit with Walker Evans w/reservoir in front, Walker Evans LT and Expedition Leafs in the rear & love it!...pictures soon. I am the Medical Training Director for Bay Area Expeditions (bayareaexpeditions.com) and we take clients on expeditions and this setup provides comfort, helps me get to where I need to go and allows me to load up the back
    Next is a new bumper and winch!
    Looking forward to all the new threads...below is my black 07 Tacoma before installing the All-Pro LT kit

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  2. May 5, 2011 at 2:29 AM
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    RLDTACO

    RLDTACO Well-Known Member

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    Debadged,Tailgate theft mod,Extra D-rings,OEM bed mat,TRD exhaust, 5100 Billys@ 4 corners set@ 0 with Eibach springs, rear TSB springs.N-Fab tube Steps. TRD FJ SE wheels and Michelin LTX A/T 2's
    Welcome to TW! Good lookin truck. :thumbsup:
     
  3. May 5, 2011 at 3:02 AM
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    brutalguyracing

    brutalguyracing BIG DADDY

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    F.U> GUYZ
    broken mods
    welcome from ny
     
  4. May 5, 2011 at 11:12 AM
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    dan0

    dan0 Well-Known Member

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    Welcome from SC !
     
  5. May 5, 2011 at 11:21 AM
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    JLee

    JLee The Man! Vendor

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    I lost track thousands of dollars ago.
    Welcome from the east bay :wave:
     
  6. May 5, 2011 at 9:12 PM
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    MrFastLayne

    MrFastLayne Mr SGA

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    Lift,Winch,Shell,Light Bar,Siren,Radio's
    Welcome !:cheers:
     
  7. May 5, 2011 at 9:14 PM
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    MJonaGS32

    MJonaGS32 MJ on a GS

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    Kings Mid Travel, BAMF bed rack, RTT, dual battery, OBA, ARB locker, 4.56 gears
    x2 :D
     
  8. May 6, 2011 at 7:05 AM
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    TriageBAE

    TriageBAE [OP] Well-Known Member

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    -4.88 gears -All-Pro Long Travel, Walker Evans coilovers w/reservoir in front. All-Pro Expedition leaf springs and Walker Evans LT shocks in the rear. -Relentless Fabrication sliders, front & rear bumper. -ARB Air-Locker & Compressor -Warn 9.5xp winch -All-Pro skid plate front, tranny, and transfer. -Behind the Grill 21" Light Bar from Expedition Lighting -2x2 Light Pods in front Bumper from Expedition Lighting -PIAA 510s placed in rear bumper -Grillcraft black grill. -Black Xenon CCFL Halo Projector Headlights
    Thanks guys! I'm in the North Bay...we should meet up sometime for some wheelin. I go up to Cow Mountain all the time and Pillsbury. Also, Overland West will be having an Overland Rally & Workshop in Hollister...October 20-23 :D
    Stay safe and thanks for the welcome to TW!
     
  9. May 6, 2011 at 7:06 AM
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    Dark Knight

    Dark Knight Well-Known Member

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    Welcome.

    Edit: just looked at your job, DAMN! In my opinion that could be one of the best jobs ever.
     
  10. May 6, 2011 at 7:09 AM
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    JLee

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    There is a big camping trip in june if you want to hit some trails. Also were doing a snow/fire road run June 4th or 5th.
     
  11. May 6, 2011 at 9:19 AM
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    TriageBAE

    TriageBAE [OP] Well-Known Member

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    -4.88 gears -All-Pro Long Travel, Walker Evans coilovers w/reservoir in front. All-Pro Expedition leaf springs and Walker Evans LT shocks in the rear. -Relentless Fabrication sliders, front & rear bumper. -ARB Air-Locker & Compressor -Warn 9.5xp winch -All-Pro skid plate front, tranny, and transfer. -Behind the Grill 21" Light Bar from Expedition Lighting -2x2 Light Pods in front Bumper from Expedition Lighting -PIAA 510s placed in rear bumper -Grillcraft black grill. -Black Xenon CCFL Halo Projector Headlights
    That sounds like a possibility. Where is the big camping trip is it with a specific group?...North?
    Thanks!
     
  12. May 6, 2011 at 9:25 AM
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    MyToyTaco

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    x2!


    Welcome!
     
  13. May 6, 2011 at 9:25 AM
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    MJonaGS32

    MJonaGS32 MJ on a GS

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  14. May 6, 2011 at 9:37 AM
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    JLee

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  15. May 6, 2011 at 10:15 AM
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    river rat 69

    river rat 69 Well-Known Member

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    NO Chrome,3" NFab's steps,TRD skid,Wet okie's.011 grill, k&n,5100's,All this comes right off when the old lady says let's go get a NEW ONE!!!
    Hi from Fla..
     
  16. May 6, 2011 at 12:30 PM
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    TriageBAE

    TriageBAE [OP] Well-Known Member

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    -4.88 gears -All-Pro Long Travel, Walker Evans coilovers w/reservoir in front. All-Pro Expedition leaf springs and Walker Evans LT shocks in the rear. -Relentless Fabrication sliders, front & rear bumper. -ARB Air-Locker & Compressor -Warn 9.5xp winch -All-Pro skid plate front, tranny, and transfer. -Behind the Grill 21" Light Bar from Expedition Lighting -2x2 Light Pods in front Bumper from Expedition Lighting -PIAA 510s placed in rear bumper -Grillcraft black grill. -Black Xenon CCFL Halo Projector Headlights
    I'm going to try to make it out. I have a possible Wilderness First Aid course that I maybe teaching that weekend, but the group is not sure on their dates. I looking forward to more trips. I booked in on the Expeditions West Hollister trip this year. Might have a couple friends with Tacos and FJs come along.

    Currently looking into a new bumper and winch (warn 9.5xp). Any recommendations out there on bumpers? Thinking Relentless or Aluminess. Want to keep the weight down with the aluminum...I know I've heard a lot about strength, but at the same time I've heard it's all about the design and they will be just as strong.????
     
  17. May 6, 2011 at 1:57 PM
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    MJonaGS32

    MJonaGS32 MJ on a GS

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    Kings Mid Travel, BAMF bed rack, RTT, dual battery, OBA, ARB locker, 4.56 gears
    ^ Well Relentless should be moving to the North Bay pretty soon, so you just might be in luck. You'll save a ton on shipping.
     
  18. May 6, 2011 at 2:00 PM
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    ser240z

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    Welcome from SoCal
     
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