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Monster Truck 101

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by DaPlumber, Jan 7, 2007.

  1. DaPlumber

    DaPlumber 1/2 ton status

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    Well, just some photo's of how a MONSTER TRUCK is made!!!

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    stockk5 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    straight up jungle gym!
     
  3. thatK30guy

    thatK30guy 1 ton status Premium Member

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    Who is it? Gravedigger?

    Is that a Dan Patrick chassis? From Samson fame?
     
  4. Confedneck79K30

    Confedneck79K30 3/4 ton status

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    didnt know they had 2" receivers....
     
  5. DaPlumber

    DaPlumber 1/2 ton status

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    Yes, its a Patrick.. No its not digger or foot!!!
     
  6. DaPlumber

    DaPlumber 1/2 ton status

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    The new motor from Holbrook!!!

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    stockk5 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    get him to take it out to the trails lol its fun to seem em on rocks
     
  8. DaPlumber

    DaPlumber 1/2 ton status

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    For $140.000.00 I will make you one next!!! You can do any thing you want with it.. But for About $3,500.00 I will bring it over for a day and play on your rocks!!! LOL

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    Steve GMC 1/2 ton status

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    man, someone sold you some midget axles.... looks sweet!!
     
  11. NateInChandler

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    the 2 inch reciever is used for a jacking device.. Used to work for sam sturges motorsports and Nasty Boy had the same setup on the old chassis... worked great for adjusting stuff on shocks... That looks like a patrick chassis if im not wrong.... nate
     
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    Looks like a school bus rearend modified for monster racing use.

    I take it you're building this truck for yourself?
     
  13. DaPlumber

    DaPlumber 1/2 ton status

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    There are five of us who built the truck in a about 100 days!!
    And yes they are school bus rearend.. Yes, its a Patrick..

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    DaPlumber 1/2 ton status

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    planetary's

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    And now for the $64,000 question: What are you guys gonna do with it?
     
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    Ummm, Race it!!! We are looking to add a fifth truck to are stable.. We have at least four trucks on the road every week. we are in San Antonio Texas this weekend for Monster Jam!!!

    Shocks are Steve Comb..

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    what truck do yall run???
     
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    What team is this you guys are in?
     
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    i'm especially curious too...
     
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    Nice rig! Man, talk 'bout humbling pie!

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