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RockRunner
01-17-2013, 02:17 PM
I think this video says it all. add to a training site maybe.

Don't use a ROPE!!!! (http://blog.powerblocktv.com/heres-why-you-dont-tow-a-jeep-from-a-lake-with-a-rope/)

corsair23
01-17-2013, 02:56 PM
I think this video says it all. add to a training site maybe.

Don't use a ROPE!!!! (http://blog.powerblocktv.com/heres-why-you-dont-tow-a-jeep-from-a-lake-with-a-rope/)

I {don't} think the rope was the issue...I was waiting for the rope to snap but crikey :eek:

nakman
01-17-2013, 03:28 PM
Looks like the attachment point is the bigger culprit there. ouch indeed.

RockRunner
01-17-2013, 08:49 PM
Yeah it is, both are bad and I too thought the rope would snap.

Corbet
01-17-2013, 09:12 PM
Can't fix stupid

Inukshuk
01-17-2013, 09:59 PM
Can't fix stupid

They almost did. Its a good argument for a winch.

farnhamstj
01-17-2013, 10:29 PM
That was funny, like seeing a guy get hit in the nuts funny. hope he's ok.

Red_Chili
01-23-2013, 03:04 PM
The title of the thread should be... Must see why not to use a Jeep... Not a poorly built one, anyway. Scary...