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PhatFJ 03-25-2011 03:58 PM

Slaughterhouse Gulch
 
Well we just got back from running my maiden voyage on the 40. we went up to Slaughterhouse Gulch, weather was great. We ran it in the counter clockwise direction (I think normal), the first steep downhill had some solid ice spots :eek: we were able to stay to the edge of the trail and maintain traction down this area. The rest of the trail was quite clear with the exception of a few snowy spots and a little ice, the mud was not bad at all. The climb out of the meadow at the bottom was LOTS of fun, got a chance to check out lockers, front and rear, Low/Low was a blast, it can really CRAWL... did not take a lot of pics but here are a few... My friend Rick drove his full size Dodge, he did a GREAT job!! :thumb: We had a great time and no broken parts, everything went really well..
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RicardoJM 03-25-2011 04:06 PM

Excellent :D

FJBRADY 03-25-2011 04:15 PM

Right on!

nattybumppo 03-25-2011 05:54 PM

Nice looking rig! Are you getting any tire rub on that back fenderwell when you flex it out?

PhatFJ 03-25-2011 06:08 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by nattybumppo (Post 178916)
Nice looking rig! Are you getting any tire rub on that back fenderwell when you flex it out?



Thanks! I got just the slightest bit (on the inside ww), these are 33x12.5x15 I will keep an eye on them but I think they will be fine.

Caribou Sandstorm 03-26-2011 11:07 AM

WOW looks really nice!

subzali 03-26-2011 09:15 PM

Very :cool: Brian!

Looks great!

MDH33 03-27-2011 07:49 AM

Woohoo! must feel nice to have it out on the trail! :thumb:


Nice looking 40 btw. You'll have to bring it out on the 40's Only Run this summer.

RockRunner 03-27-2011 09:06 AM

Nice rig, glad it all worked as it should.

Hulk 03-30-2011 12:34 AM

That's a great looking 40! Slaughterhouse is always a fun run.


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