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VMI Offroad OX custom trailer build for DefconBrix

Discussion in 'Other Builds' started by DefconBrix, Mar 8, 2014.

  1. Mar 8, 2014 at 9:49 PM
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    DefconBrix

    DefconBrix [OP] instagram @defconbrix

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    I pulled the trigger and so excited to be working with VMI offroad on a custom built OX!
    The Bentley of the Offroad Trailer World!



    This will match my truck with the military theme I am going with.


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    This custom build will be in two phases.


    Phase 1:

    BASE MODEL OX
    It will include the following key features
    - Full aluminum construction
    - 10" electric brake 3500lb dexter axle
    - Solid axle leaf sprung suspension with nitro shocks setup for 35" tires 6 on 5.5 lug
    - Rear mounted C jacks
    - Full integrated front tongue box
    - Full side fenders
    - Crowned lid with rain gutters for roof rack mounting
    - Integrated internal bulkhead
    - Marine grade trailer wiring and connections
    - Marine grade hardware
    - LED taillights, marker lights, and backup lights
    - Max Coupler Offroad Hitch


    CUSTOM EXTRAS:
    * FrontRunner Outfitters Load Bars (not on yet)
    * 35" Toyo Open Country M/T tires
    * 17" Method Race Wheels 105 Beadlocks
    * CargoGlide 600XL slide
    * ARB 63qt fridge
    * CVT Mt Adams 5+ person rooftop tent
    * Fenders sprayed with Line-X
    * Lid will be wrapped in camo to match the wrap on the truck (design coming soon)
    * Side entry doors powder coated black
    * Max Coupler
    * Rigid Industries 4 Rock Light Kit (not installed yet)
    * Rigid Industries SR-M Flush Mount Back-Up Lights (not installed yet)
    * RotoPax gas cans
    * Trasharoo

    How she sites right now Sept. 10, 2014
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    Phase 2:

    - This phase will include water tanks, kitchen galley and other convenience features after I figure out my exact needs (what the wife tells me I have to add)
    - Full parts list coming soon...

    Products Currently Being Considered:
    Truma Combi 4 (furnace and hot water heater) DONE
    (2) Odyssey PC1800-FT Batteries
    Norcold NR751 Refrigerator DONE
    Lenco Marine Lift arm (power lid lift)
    FrontRunner Load Bars to replace the Thule system DONE
    Fusion MS-RA205 Radio
    Zamp Solar 2000 Inverter/Charger with Portable Solar Panels
    Trident Marine Viking 17# Propane Cylinders


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    If you haven't heard of or checked out what VMI is capable of make sure to check out their website and their Facebook page!


    http://www.vmioffroad.com


    https://www.facebook.com/vmi.offroad
     
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  2. Mar 8, 2014 at 9:51 PM
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    DefconBrix

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    Let the Build begin!

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    Last edited: Mar 19, 2014
  3. Mar 8, 2014 at 10:04 PM
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    Spoonman

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    Very cool. Why did ya choose beadlocks for the trailer too? Just to keep everything the same?
     
  4. Mar 8, 2014 at 10:15 PM
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    DefconBrix

    DefconBrix [OP] instagram @defconbrix

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    Check the build thread.
    That is exactly why.
    I got that same question a few times now lol but I really wanted cohesion and at the end of the day if shit hit the fan in the outback I could just use the trailers set as spares (this of course would never be ideal lol)
     
  5. Mar 8, 2014 at 10:22 PM
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    Me likey.
     
  6. Mar 9, 2014 at 2:10 PM
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  7. Mar 9, 2014 at 2:19 PM
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    I wish to have one seed from the money tree you possess sir haha.

    subbed. :popcorn:
     
  8. Mar 9, 2014 at 2:20 PM
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  9. Mar 9, 2014 at 2:22 PM
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  10. Mar 9, 2014 at 2:24 PM
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    Yes this is why my trailer will have 37x12.50's on it. You never know when you will need those extra tires. I least I can get my family to a safe place and go back for the trailer later if that's the case.
     
  11. Mar 9, 2014 at 2:27 PM
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  12. Mar 9, 2014 at 2:30 PM
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    Nice.
     
  13. Mar 15, 2014 at 11:58 AM
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    Here are a few goodies that will be going in the trailer when loaded up for adventure:

    ARB 63qt fridge/freezer with transit bag
    http://store.arbusa.com/ARB-Fridge-Freezer-63Qt-10800602-P21328.aspx
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    FrontRunner Outfitters WolfPack storage boxes
    http://www.frontrunneroutfitters.com/front-runner-wolf-pack.html#.VAAmSnnF_fM
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    Yamaha ef2000i generator/inverter
    http://www.cabelas.com/product/Yamaha-EF-iS-Portable-Generator/716349.uts
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    Random storage pop-up I saw at Costco - figured it would be great for chips, bread etc
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  14. Mar 15, 2014 at 12:21 PM
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    Nice
     
  15. Mar 18, 2014 at 6:24 PM
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    More! we sell those Yamaha generators at work. Weird that cummins sells them but I get a killer deal on them. Let me know how it works for you
     
  16. Mar 18, 2014 at 6:30 PM
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  17. Mar 18, 2014 at 11:43 PM
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    wanna ship that bad boy to alaska when you're done? haha :jellydance:
     
  18. Mar 19, 2014 at 10:18 PM
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    DefconBrix

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    Getting a deal is never a bad thing! This is my 2nd Yamaha generator, the first one was the 2400. I stepped down to the 2000 for the weight and overall size difference. I have never had any issues with either of them - highly recommend.

    I would however like to have a solar panel generator someday :)

    Thanks Pcyc! I can't wait for the day I pick it up!

    Oh, well since you opened up the offer.. I would love too send it to you lol
     
  19. Mar 19, 2014 at 10:24 PM
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    DefconBrix

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  20. Mar 20, 2014 at 9:30 AM
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    keep'm coming!
     
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