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Only if you're BORED! --->Check out my new tires! *PICS*

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by divorced, Mar 10, 2005.

  1. divorced

    divorced 3/4 ton status

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    With 4.56 gears it really goes. I think they are around 26" tall. A 20 ounce soda bottle almost hits the axle housing in the rear. 225/60-16 on a stock 8 lug wheel, I think it's a 16x7.


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  2. sled_dog

    sled_dog 1 ton status

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    you need to shave that 14 bolt ;)
     
  3. divorced

    divorced 3/4 ton status

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    Shave or butcher?
     
  4. clarkjw24

    clarkjw24 1/2 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    Looks good man. Where did you get those tires from? Mind if I ask how much they set you back? Was there any rubbing or did you have to trim the fenders?
     
  5. divorced

    divorced 3/4 ton status

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    I got them from a pro rock buggy, they were cheap $$$! I did have to trim a bit though to fit them.
     
  6. surpip

    surpip 1 ton status

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    Any custom groving or are you just going to leave them as is?
     
  7. clarkjw24

    clarkjw24 1/2 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    I was thinking the same thing. With all that rubber you could do some serious groving and prob drop about 20lbs a tire and gain a lot of traction. How well do the sidewalls flex when you've got them aired down?
     
  8. Beast388

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    So what kind of hub caps are you going to put on there?:D :haha:
     
  9. blacksheep10

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    So your front driveshaft is Really vulnerable, huh?
     
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    Tires are kinda close to the fenders. Planning on a little trimming?
     
  11. JK5

    JK5 1/2 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    It looks like some of those conrail rigs that run the tracks.;) :cool1:
     
  12. Jonny-K5

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    now u just need some hydraulics and make that thing bounce.:D
     
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    BTW they should be 26.6 not 26. just so you know, for bragging rights and the local burger joint. i bet that thing just cruises down the freeway with that gear/tire combo. what are u turning?3000rpm @35mph?
     
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    now add 40 chrome shocks:grin:
     
  16. Esteban86K5

    Esteban86K5 1/2 ton status

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    We must be hanging out with the same people.

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  17. sweetk30

    sweetk30 professional hooker Premium Member

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    i have you beat!!:D i have 205/55/16 on my rims. and i cant even get my floor jack under the pumkin. :grin: i will post some pics later.:cool1:
     
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    Top speed of what 30? 35? Maybe even rapped out 40?
     
  19. K5MONSTERCHEV

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    Im ready to wheel with you guys, but I have 31's!:D
     
  20. Esteban86K5

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    Minje are equal to 31's in hieght.:D
     

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