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PostSubject: offroad expedition   offroad expedition Icon_minitimeSun Sep 24, 2017 6:33 pm

In April, myself and two friends ( one being creepycrawler) took our rusted and ragged out rigs on a journey from Lancaster, Oh down into Va, and ran Potts Mountain Jeep trail, Ivy Branch, and beyond along the way.   It was a 4 day almost 800 mile trip, with no tow rigs, no support vehicles, and only the gear we could carry behind our seats.

The rigs:
88 Bronco II - Exploerer 4.0 Early bronco d44 and 9inch. 4.88 gears, dual lockers, 35 inch MTRs -
88 Suzuki Samurai - 1.6 tracker engine, 31 inch mud tires, 4 inch lift springs dual lockers
86 Geo Tracker -  Toyota axles, 3 link front,  265-75-16 mud tires, dual lockers

We took a lot of video along the way and have it broke up into 5 to 10 minute segments.   Some is more exciting than others but we try to highlight each day.   Still have a couple more videos to edit and get posted ill add later.

our trailer:

https://youtu.be/ovf3dF5Z0W0

Part 1 the drive down

https://youtu.be/VdG46J5lLtQ

Parts 2, 3, and 4 Potts Mountain
https://youtu.be/cJsgJY0tgnY

https://youtu.be/HTYx5xAXL9U

https://youtu.be/Xc-22-w2CDw


Part 5 Droop MTN battlefield, and drive to IVY.
https://youtu.be/Xc-22-w2CDw

Part 6, and 7 Ivy Branch

https://youtu.be/4gR1rWumbSk

https://youtu.be/3H5n-Of1wYM

More from Ivy to come.
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PostSubject: Re: offroad expedition   offroad expedition Icon_minitimeSun Sep 24, 2017 9:16 pm

Ooh, do you have any good pictures of the 3-link setup in that Tracker?

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PostSubject: Re: offroad expedition   offroad expedition Icon_minitimeSun Sep 24, 2017 11:09 pm

I fixed your pt6 video. You were missing a "k" at the end. Pretty awesome videos!

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PostSubject: Re: offroad expedition   offroad expedition Icon_minitimeMon Sep 25, 2017 11:09 am

I do not have any photos ofnthe tracker suspension.

Heck it may be a 4 link, but i think i recall it beimg a 3 link. Creepycrawler built it all.


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PostSubject: Re: offroad expedition   offroad expedition Icon_minitimeMon Sep 25, 2017 11:15 am

Oh ok, just thought I'd check haha.

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PostSubject: Re: offroad expedition   offroad expedition Icon_minitimeMon Sep 25, 2017 4:50 pm

I've seen videos of Jeep's doing that and ya'lls rigs are doing well. Really impressed with the tracker.

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PostSubject: Re: offroad expedition   offroad expedition Icon_minitimeWed Sep 27, 2017 11:34 am

All tgree machines did exceptional. The tracker has a geared down tcase so it definitely likew crawling the best.
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PostSubject: Re: offroad expedition   offroad expedition Icon_minitimeThu Oct 05, 2017 9:18 am

https://youtu.be/a6dxb3Csk6M

One of the last 2 of our trip
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PostSubject: Re: offroad expedition   offroad expedition Icon_minitimeTue Nov 14, 2017 7:12 am

Finally the last video

https://youtu.be/cPDmYz1sG0w
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