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post #31 of 34 (permalink) Old 06-01-2011, 07:59 PM
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wow i totally missed that bent spring , how did you do that? too much wheel hop trying to climb out of the tub?

i busted some leafs coming off the drop on steel bender but they were'nt near as thick as the chevy springs
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post #32 of 34 (permalink) Old 06-01-2011, 10:41 PM
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The tube is so steep at the bottom that my shackle smashed into the bottom tube every time I failed and slid/rolled back. Its hard to stop 5800lbs all of a sudden You can actually hear the leaf groaning every time I roll back. A normal leaf would have succumb one the first hit.

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post #33 of 34 (permalink) Old 06-01-2011, 11:49 PM
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i attempted that hot tub last year but with the wheelbase i couldnt stop the wheel hop and ended up getting winched out
makes sense now with the shackle hitting hard and bending the spring vs just wheel hop lol
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post #34 of 34 (permalink) Old 06-05-2011, 12:21 AM
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Amazing pics and vids!! Looks like a blast. Can't wait to wheel my "Home state".

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