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Thread: Icecapades = near death Land/Range Rover run

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    Exclamation Icecapades = near death Land/Range Rover run

    We are all okay, but.....
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    See, I told you we were okay:
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    From the beginning:
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    Videos are uploading ;)
    Traction, articulation, and gearing make a good off-road rig. Just a big lift, wide mud tires, and a winch simply do not ;)

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    Cool Videos!!!

    as promised:
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    Traction, articulation, and gearing make a good off-road rig. Just a big lift, wide mud tires, and a winch simply do not ;)

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    Glad everyones ok. What the heck happend?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mountainhound View Post
    Glad everyones ok. What the heck happend?
    Ice--it happens ;)

    Road that I did not pre-run(wasn't my run) and on the way down it got icier and more slippery too, while getting steeper.
    Traction, articulation, and gearing make a good off-road rig. Just a big lift, wide mud tires, and a winch simply do not ;)

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    Whoa!! wth happened to the RRC!!??? I made it to just about 202 when the spider gears came out the rear diff!! $40 dollar to to shop... and prob a ne new rear diff and at least one front shaft.... At least the winch worked perfect lol
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    I had seen it parked on the side of Estes Don :(
    Traction, articulation, and gearing make a good off-road rig. Just a big lift, wide mud tires, and a winch simply do not ;)

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    Yea sucked but with a broken front shaft and a rear diff that spit out the spiders it wasnt going to go no more lol!!
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    Dave was so impressed with my tire seating skills that he became a supporting member ;)
    Lol!
    Traction, articulation, and gearing make a good off-road rig. Just a big lift, wide mud tires, and a winch simply do not ;)

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    So what happened? Tire first or windshield? Roll or just a bash into something?
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    I don't see one picture of my rig, my damage or my pulling 2 rovers out of stuckness.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rubicon View Post
    as promised:
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    I don't see videos. At least they don't work for me.

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    Oh snap!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ivoryring View Post
    So what happened? Tire first or windshield? Roll or just a bash into something?
    Don't know what did what first--I was busy hurting myself diving out of the way. Tree bash.

    Quote Originally Posted by FSHJNKY View Post
    I don't see videos. At least they don't work for me.
    Click the LINK. Works for me. That's where the evidence is ;)
    Traction, articulation, and gearing make a good off-road rig. Just a big lift, wide mud tires, and a winch simply do not ;)

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    Its completely normal folks, nothing to see here, happens all the time...

    Looks fun! Only thing making me nervous is Shawn running from Joes rover, i just picture ....sliiipppP

    Wheres the videos of the carnage?
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    Quote Originally Posted by FSHJNKY View Post
    I don't see videos. At least they don't work for me.
    Maybe it's another iPad thing. Because all I'm seeing are still pics of the two rovers.
    There is a very fine line between "hobby" and "mental illness".

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