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Post your Water Crossing Pics!

Discussion in 'Off-Roading & Trails' started by HomerTaco, May 28, 2012.

  1. HomerTaco

    HomerTaco [OP] That "grill guy" Vendor

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    Just another type of obstacle... :D

    Personally I have both the rear diff breather mod and a Safari snorkel so I'm a bit more prepared than a stock truck. :eek:

    Here are a few of mine:

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    Here is a video Josh (JLink) took at the same time. :)
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/62085990@N05/7245735616/

    Post up some of your water crossing shots!

    Thank you,
    ~ Craig
     
  2. HomerTaco

    HomerTaco [OP] That "grill guy" Vendor

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    Me too... I think that's why I like them so much. It's the "oh-shit" factor. :eek:
     
  3. TnRedNeck721

    TnRedNeck721 GO VOLS!

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    sub. i need to get a few.
     
  4. HomerTaco

    HomerTaco [OP] That "grill guy" Vendor

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    They sit up higher in the engine compartment than the rear so no, I haven't
    yet... :cool:
     
  5. maxamillion2345

    maxamillion2345 Go home if you don't like guns liquor and whores.

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    I bailed on these ones, if that counts. :cookiemonster: Too deep and soft and too deep and moving way too fast.

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    heres a video of me and Josh crossing the dirty devil river

    http://youtu.be/icoibKtESdM
     
  6. derekabraham

    derekabraham Living vicariously through everybody

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    TnRedNeck721 GO VOLS!

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    only thing that scares me on water crossing is how fast it maybe moving. and getting water in side the truck.
     
  8. VirginiaBound

    VirginiaBound Whyareyoureadingthis?

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    IDtrucks Just out for a rip are ya bud?

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    :popcorn:water crossings look awesome! I want to do some good ones like you were doing craig. Time to do the diff breather!
     
  10. especk

    especk Nothin' Special

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    this is all i got

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    still a pretty badass pic though
     
  11. memario1214

    memario1214 Vivid Illumination Vendor

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    Here's a couple

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    Blacktacoma23 The Dank Tank

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    Mxpatriot Busted Knuckles Fabrication

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    Madjik_Man The Rembrandt of Rattle Can

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    I've crossed this before in my full size lifted Bronco on 33s. But that was a long time ago and at a time when it wasn't peak run off during an epic snow year.

    So I watched this dumbass in a stock mid-80s Cherokee go first. He went in full throttle like a banshee. He hit a hidden boulder so hard he popped a tire. It was awesome. So he limped out.

    When it was clear, I went... and dumbass's friend came roaring back the other way (not even bothering to see if it was clear - complete knobular yahoos). Well the asswipe ended up pushing his wake over my hood and up to my windshield.

    After Ol' Red farted in his general direction, I decided to go back and get footage of how you actually cross this creek. Take note of me jogging around the huge hidden boulder dumbass hit full throttle.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jJP0flVfcD4
     
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    Madjik_Man The Rembrandt of Rattle Can

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    Honestly I was dumbfounded. From the lack of etiquette (it's a long slow crawl from this spot to either end of the trail loop) and know-how.
     
  17. Zac808

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    I know not Tacomas. But these are my old vehicles when I lived in Iceland. I've actually had my headlights under water for a bit on my QX4. Seemed like the longest water crossing of my life. Didn't have a chance to take a pic of that though.

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    Here's mine. Signlehandedly the stupidest thing I've done in my truck yet. This was a couple weeks ago in the Grand River basin in Oklahoma, south of Disney and the Pensacola Dam. My buddy that I was traveling with crossed first, but he chose a spot farther to the right of where I did, where there was a sand bar that was only maybe a foot deep. I was shitting bricks when I crossed, but just kept trucking through. No damage and I got pretty lucky I think.

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