close

Privacy guaranteed - Your email is not shared with anyone.

Welcome to Glock Talk

Why should YOU join our Glock forum?

  • Converse with other Glock Enthusiasts
  • Learn about the latest hunting products
  • Becoming a member is FREE and EASY

If you consider yourself a beginner or an avid shooter, the Glock Talk community is your place to discuss self defense, concealed carry, reloading, target shooting, and all things Glock.

Any rock crawlers around here?

Discussion in 'Car Forum' started by KansasGlock39, Sep 30, 2006.

  1. <--- '95 YJ Sahara, 1.5" lift, 31" tires.

    Not so much rock-crawling though... more of a general off-road fun machine... the suspension isn't really set up for hard-core rock-crawling.
     


  2. KansasGlock39

    KansasGlock39

    22
    0
    Sep 27, 2006
    Derby, Kansas
    This is my pile of parts

    85 Toyota Ho-Runner. It is pretty heavily built compared to the average 4x4 but isnt anywhere near what I want for the finished deal.

    This is Oklahoma wheelin.
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]

    This is some Colorado wheelin.
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
     
  3. Diesel Scout

    Diesel Scout

    28
    0
    Sep 22, 2005
    Oregon City
    Occasionally.

    [​IMG]

    I had to winch out as I had broken a shaft and this was a "quick trip, we won't do anything wild." Right before this shot I almost rolled it on the drop off. I would have been fun, but I was headed home in a few hours and didn't want the hour long recovery.

    another random shot

    [​IMG]
     
  4. Diesel Scout

    Diesel Scout

    28
    0
    Sep 22, 2005
    Oregon City
    Thank you! It doesn't look like much, but it's pretty unique.
     
  5. Ganesh

    Ganesh Okie 4 Life

    161
    1
    Sep 25, 2005
    Bradenton, FL.
    Man, i miss my ol' 85 toyota now. What ya got in it? Stock 22R? or you do stuff to it? In the long run... I ended up putting a Chevy 4.3 liter vortec in place of my 22R.

    Now i just have a Tacoma. Ive seen some sweet rigs over in East Oklahoma. Makes me want to get back into the sport. :thumbsup:

    Oh, i like the International too. What year is that Diesel Mr. Diesel Scout?
     
  6. Diesel Scout

    Diesel Scout

    28
    0
    Sep 22, 2005
    Oregon City
    The rig pictured above isn't my Diesel. My Diesel is a 1980 Scout II Traveler, one of the last made. It's mostly stock, with the Turbo version of the SD33T, T-19 close and the Scout dana 300.

    The rig pictured above is powered by an International 196 with GM fuel injection, backed by a 727 and a Jeep Dana 300. Oh and there are Ford Parts in the distributor, so we've got all of the big three covered!:thumbsup: :shocked:
     
  7. KansasGlock39

    KansasGlock39

    22
    0
    Sep 27, 2006
    Derby, Kansas
    My rig is still just the ol' 22RE.

    It is fuel injected with 280,000 miles on it and still starts and runs with no problems.

    I do have dual transfer cases and 5.29 gears in the axles so that makes a HUGE difference in its capability.

    We wheel mainly in Disney, Oklahoma. I am actually gonna be there next weekend.
     
  8. Asha'man

    Asha'man eat the eat!

    475
    0
    Jan 13, 2004
    Denver
    That's a sweet ass Runner. My '86 is bone stock except for 31" TrXus MT's on Taco rims, but it's the daily driver. Needs a clutch and probably a tranny, and a timing chain wouldn't hurt (245K mile 22RE) before I would want to take it out wheeling. Hopefully next summer though!
     
  9. KansasGlock39

    KansasGlock39

    22
    0
    Sep 27, 2006
    Derby, Kansas
    Thanks man.

    Get to buildin and maybe next year when I come to CO to wheel, you can join us.
     
  10. mc_racer

    mc_racer

    33
    0
    Aug 1, 2006
    Olathe, KS 66061
    Another wheeler here.:wavey:
    Where do you live in Kansas?
     
  11. xj4play

    xj4play

    51
    0
    Oct 7, 2005
    So. PRK
    2000 XJ 4 door 8" RE coils 14" travel bilstein 7100's and long arms up front. Custom alcan springs in the rear with 12" travel 7100's. Winch , welder, blender. Only thing stock on it is the transmission. Also got a jk, lj, tj, and a cj i drive for work. Hopefully im getting to johnson valley this weekend for some time on sledge hammer.
     
  12. KansasGlock39

    KansasGlock39

    22
    0
    Sep 27, 2006
    Derby, Kansas
    I am in Derby. Fixin to leave this Friday to head to Disney, OK to hit the rocks.
     
  13. KansasGlock39

    KansasGlock39

    22
    0
    Sep 27, 2006
    Derby, Kansas
    Sounds like a sweet rig. I need a blender, that would be kick arse back at the camp ground.
     
  14. xj4play

    xj4play

    51
    0
    Oct 7, 2005
    So. PRK
    [​IMG]

    When you get stuck or break an axle its usually in the worst possible spots.
     
  15. Kcolg

    Kcolg Millennium Member

    362
    0
    Dec 20, 1998
    Missouri
    94 ZJ with 4.5" lift, locked front and rear, OBA, ARB front, engine skid, t-case skid, gas tank skid, home made sliders.....

    Local club is www.Brushbeaters.com
     
  16. KansasGlock39

    KansasGlock39

    22
    0
    Sep 27, 2006
    Derby, Kansas
    Cool.

    The thread is growing a bit. Kinda thought there would be more but it is still growing slowly but surely.
     
  17. ponykilr

    ponykilr Off The Porch

    661
    3
    Feb 1, 2003
    Smithfield NC
    i used to be into off road. last jeep was totalled. here is a couple pics.

    [​IMG][/IMG]

    [​IMG]
     
  18. bburgi

    bburgi

    64
    0
    Sep 14, 2005