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Tacoma did well 4x4ing!

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by anethema, Apr 21, 2011.

  1. anethema

    anethema [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Just took the new Tacoma today up to the top of Bluegrouse mountain in Kelowna, BC.

    Not only that, since it was a company emergency and we didn't have any trucks that would make it to the top, we used my Tacoma, and I got paid $150 truck rental fee plus overtime pay to get up there!

    Beautiful spring day too.

    Was on the clock so did not stop to snap any pics until we were already at the top and the job was done, but nice view of town!

    4x4 4 flow and rear diff locked (wasn't needed I think) all the way up.

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  2. rcfreak201

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    nice! how did you mount that antenna? pretty unique
     
  3. OZ-T

    OZ-T All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    Sweet , it was a nice day here on the coast too .

    :canada:
     
  4. anethema

    anethema [OP] Well-Known Member

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  5. anethema

    anethema [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Ya, always nice making $50/hr in overtime, plus $150 for renting out my truck, just so I can 4x4 to a mountain top.
     
  6. skistoy

    skistoy Make mine a Double!

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    Nice!
     
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    what do you do for work?
     
  8. anethema

    anethema [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Radio communications. Tower work on mountain tops, long range high speed data stuff with expensive radios haha.

    I put in CCTV stuff too though, and in the winter I run the cable company at Big White ski resort.
     
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    i bet that was fun. pic #1 is pretty sweet!
     
  10. yotamikez

    yotamikez Street glide or die

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    wow wish I had your job! sweet truck too!
     
  11. anethema

    anethema [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Thanks!

    Ya it is a pretty good dropoff there. All that flat area you see is Kelowna (for those other than Rab who do not live here with me haha)
     
  12. 97T

    97T Resident T100 guy

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    nice!!! right channel radios makes a similar mount for the t100 ... once i save up enough money for a cb i plan on a simialr setup
     
  13. anethema

    anethema [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Jesus even nicer today! I should get my other rock slider painted and drive around a bit!
     
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    Foihdzas What is hummingbird?

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    Saweet! Man that makes me jealous! I'm stuck in Whitehorse for work, and I am dying to do some wheelin'.
     
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  17. anethema

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    Thanks!

    I imagine Whitehorse will be a while before the snow melts away hey?

    North faces of mountains up here are pretty covered still.
     
  18. anethema

    anethema [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Nice, got up to Black Knight today too!

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    Here is what I do for a living: Build, design, and maintain 2-way radio networks and high speed wireless links:

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    Good times were had by all!
     
  19. skistoy

    skistoy Make mine a Double!

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    That makes for a great work truck!!
     
  20. anethema

    anethema [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Ya I don't usually use it for work, but mine is the only truck that can get to these sites right now.

    The POS work F150's don't stand a chance.
     
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