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Discussion in 'Off-Roading & Trails' started by DanGer, Jun 25, 2009.

  1. Jun 25, 2009 at 5:38 PM
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    DanGer

    DanGer [OP] Avatar approved by 98tacomav6

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    Here are some new pics of my truck being used to off road to a destination! I went through such narrow trails that it suffered extensive scratches in the outer coat of mud :)



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    Note the date:
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    Trying to get around a tree that fell across the road:
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    A sample from a 30+ year old pile of asphalt:
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    My buddy with a VERY old jar, still sealed substance inside of it :hungry:
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    End of the road:
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    This is the last strip of road, drops over a very steep bank onto the highway. They must have excavated it when they put in the new road:

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    These were everywhere...property markers?

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  2. Jun 25, 2009 at 5:46 PM
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    ajviper7

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    Those are surveying markers called monuments, and you're right they are property markers.
     
  3. Jun 25, 2009 at 5:49 PM
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    Man, that lump of asphalt could be worth some big bucks. You kept it I hope.
     
  4. Jun 25, 2009 at 5:53 PM
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    That makes sense. There was also a sign that read "Any intentional damage inflicted to Survey Markers will result in a $250 fine".

    It was hung right near those monuments and bearing trees
     
  5. Jun 25, 2009 at 5:55 PM
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    Nope but I could always get more :D
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  6. Jun 25, 2009 at 8:47 PM
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    I WISH it were bald. Its got a bit left. The rears have just under half tread left and the fronts are slightly less. When they do wear down I will be able to swap them out for new wheels and better tires :)
     
  7. Jun 25, 2009 at 8:53 PM
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    Tacos and dirt with a hint of asphalt..gotta love it. :thumbsup:
     
  8. Jun 25, 2009 at 8:55 PM
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    Thanks! Its funny you can tell there are about a million scratches in the fender flares, but mostly only in the caked mud. Thats what I get for using a very narrow ATV trail to get to my destination
     
  9. Jun 26, 2009 at 6:40 AM
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    Dude, wash that Tacoma!:D
     
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