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MUDZILLA! (updated info)

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by Jeff427, Aug 21, 2001.

  1. Jeff427

    Jeff427 1/2 ton status

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    Ok, here are pics of Mudzilla...
    http://coloradok5.com/gallery/Mudzilla/aae
    http://coloradok5.com/gallery/Mudzilla/aab
    Mud Dog Off Road Club

    <a target="_blank" href=http://lyonsdesign.bizhosting.com>Lyons Design Web Site</a><P ID="edit"><FONT class="small">Edited by Jeff427 on 08/23/01 05:39 PM.</FONT></P>
     
  2. fr8train

    fr8train 1/2 ton status

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    Re: MUDZILLA!

    NICE!
     
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    shupach 1/2 ton status

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    Re: MUDZILLA!

    where on earth did u find that, was it for sale or something?and wat kinda tires are those

    phill
     
  4. 83blazer

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    Re: MUDZILLA!

    there is only 1 word to describe that truck....damn
     
  5. BOWTIE

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    Re: MUDZILLA!

    Is that a new project you're working on?

    Ric

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  6. Jeff427

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    Re: MUDZILLA!

    Ok everyone, if you want to see some of the pictures from the start of project Mudzilla (originally called "Cadzilla" for those of you that have been following the saga) go to the <a target="_blank" href=http://muddog.off-road.ws>Mud Dog Off Road</a> site.

    Jeff427
    <a target="_blank" href=http://muddog.off-road.ws>Mud Dog Off Road Club</a>

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  7. Jeff427

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    Re: MUDZILLA!

    Those are 48" tall Armstrong industrial tractor tires. 48 x 19.5 x 24's to be exact [​IMG].

    Jeff427
    <a target="_blank" href=http://muddog.off-road.ws>Mud Dog Off Road Club</a>

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  8. solowookie

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    Re: MUDZILLA!

    man I don't know if that thing will mud very well... LOL did you build this (axles, tires etc.) or did you buy it like this??? (man what a BEAST!!!)

    <font color=blue> Jeff - may the force be with you</font color=blue>
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  9. mudhog

    mudhog THEGAME Staff Member Super Moderator

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    Re: MUDZILLA!

    Jeff, my cousin Chris, and I have been building it for a while now, and it is getting close to ready! [​IMG] We are very stoked!!!

    Jeff427
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    Re: MUDZILLA!

    HOLY %#^$*() SH!T!! That thing is BAD[​IMG]
    How do those tires wear on the street............[​IMG]!!J/K
    I bet they cost a GRIP though!!
     
  12. solowookie

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    Re: MUDZILLA!

    man, I'm taking it those are NOT 1 ton axles, and that this thing isn't going to be a on-road k5! (it sure does look fun though!)

    so how much did those tires cost you, or did you rob them off some poor farmers tractor??? (along with the axled! LOL) [​IMG]

    <font color=blue> Jeff - may the force be with you</font color=blue>
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  13. Jeff427

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    Re: MUDZILLA!

    The tires were FREE! believe it or not. Umm the front clip is K5 [​IMG], but the rest is 3/4 ton....ummm 2 1/2 ton, yeah that's it [​IMG]!

    Jeff427
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  14. muddysub

    muddysub 1 ton suburban status Staff Member Moderator GMOTM Winner

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    Re: MUDZILLA!

    you are gonna put fenders and a front clip on it right?

    scott,
    1989 suburban 3/4t 4" lift soon to be rollin on 33s, tbi350
     
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    Re: MUDZILLA!

    yea, and somewhere that poor farmer is trying to run his tractor with now tires!!! LOL (so how did you end up with those things for free???)

    <font color=blue> Jeff - may the force be with you</font color=blue>
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  16. Jeff427

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    Re: MUDZILLA!

    Got them from a tire scrap yard, plenty good enough for Mudzilla, especially for that price [​IMG]

    Jeff427
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    Re: MUDZILLA!

    I like the exhaust pipe [​IMG]

    1977 K5 Blazer [​IMG]
     
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    Re: MUDZILLA!

    oh yea, almost ANYTHING is good enough if it's free right???

    <font color=blue> Jeff - may the force be with you</font color=blue>
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  19. Jeff427

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    Re: MUDZILLA!

    SlyDog, exhast pipe??? It doesnt have exhaust yet!

    Jeff427
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    Re: MUDZILLA!

    As long as it works! [​IMG]

    Jeff427
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