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The "40+" "Old Timers Thread.

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by Matic, Jun 18, 2011.

  1. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    I can respect most all engines. American push rods, and European multi valve screamers. All have their strengths.
     
  2. MQQSE

    MQQSE Chief Pal Guy

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    :rolleyes: Is that all? Scott will have buy all of us one to drive around the Island \/\/\/\/. Of course now we're gonna need a road course on the island. ;)


     
  3. OZ-T

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

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    The F1 Hybrid engines are gonna be sweet this year
     
  4. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    I just read about them. Pretty impressive.
     
  5. OZ-T

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

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    I'll post some pics in June
     
  6. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    I'll see if I can round up a couple NASCAR drivers to send with you, so they can teach 'em how to drive.
     
  7. OZ-T

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

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    Nationwide series runs there
     
  8. DoorDing

    DoorDing Thank you, Nancy Roman

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    Isle of OZ-TT
     
  9. scocar

    scocar Not one of the 10,000 Baja Edition Elite Guard

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  10. DoorDing

    DoorDing Thank you, Nancy Roman

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    Cool. Reminds me of some of the big diesels at an area power plant. Re-purposed WWII U-boat engines are loud. The few surviving submariners must've been nearly deaf.
     
  11. 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!!!
  12. VE7OSR

    VE7OSR 'interfering with Darwin since 1990'

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    Armour: All-Pro Skid plates - IFS, transmission, and transfer case. Front Suspension: Revtek 3" lift replaced with -> OME 885 + NitroCharger 9000 shocks + 1/2" spacers for a 3" lift. Superbumps replacing stock bumpstops. Camburg ball joint UCA SS braid brake lines Rear Suspension: Revtek blocks replaced with -> All-Pro Expedition rear leafs, Walker Evans 27" rear shocks, extended rear brake lines (Wheelers Offroad), U -bolt flip kit, rear Timbren bumpstops. Interior: Weatherteck floor liners - front, Wet Okoles- front, ScanGauge, LED interior & map lights. Power moonroof. Exterior: Raider Cobra canopy, PIAA bulbs, LED bulbs all around, modified flasher unit for LEDs Rear diff breather mod. Front diff vibe problem, driver's side needle bearing replaced with ECGS bushing. yet to install: HID Blazer Fog Retrofit, LED Flood & Spot, + switches, fuse panel. Metal Tech Sliders w/ kickout and dimple die filler plates. swaybar relocate blocks (build my own)
  13. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    A friend and I made a small Hit & Miss engine a couple years ago. Made everything except the wires, spark plug, springs and battery. Last year, we found an old one, and rebuilt it:


    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z-_JblTZWnA
     
  14. DoorDing

    DoorDing Thank you, Nancy Roman

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  15. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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  16. river rat 69

    river rat 69 Well-Known Member

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    Last edited: Feb 26, 2014
  17. RearViewMirror

    RearViewMirror Saw things so much clearer once you... were in my

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    Mine will be in tomorrow. That is the exact one I got with the suction mount and a Class 10 64gb card. I'll mount it to my truck Friday morning to get some video of the way I've got to go to work and how well the light bar works.
     
  18. 14TACO4X4

    14TACO4X4 Mmmmm... Beer

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    God bless the internet... where a 44 year old man can learn new words like herp and derp while he's looking around to learn about his new truck.

    :facepalm:
     
  19. DoorDing

    DoorDing Thank you, Nancy Roman

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    I thought you'd like that. Very positive review. If I was buying today, that'd be the one.

    Aren't you due for some more freezing rain & snow this weekend? Some video of that with the light bar might be interesting. We'll get to hear how well the improved mic picks up your cursing.
     
  20. RearViewMirror

    RearViewMirror Saw things so much clearer once you... were in my

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    Yeah for the most part the reviews have been pretty positive. Few small points of contention but not too many flaws other than price.

    No doubt I will be cussing if it is freezing rain again but if you hear me cuss while it is mounted on the outside of my truck it really will have a good mic ;)
     
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