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Forum: Ham & CB Radio Corner 11-27-2017, 12:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 463
Posted By leiniesred
Not quite a baofeng, but on the Wouxon, the trick...

Not quite a baofeng, but on the Wouxon, the trick was to turn off the battery saver feature. The radio is "sleeping" and misses the first part of the packet when it wakes up so the TNC never has the...
Forum: General Tech Forum 11-27-2017, 12:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 185
Posted By leiniesred
I have seen the wire inside of a ground lug...

I have seen the wire inside of a ground lug corrode away so the ground cable wasn't actually touching anything inside the lug, but the connection "looked" ok at a glance. A tug on the wire revealed...
Forum: 4Wheeling and Event Staging Area 10-27-2017, 05:15 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,313
Posted By leiniesred
Slaughterhouse conditions

My neighbor solo'd the loop last weekend in a TJ on 35s. Open Open. Had no trouble and a good time.

We got about 3" of snow last night above say 8000' I bet there will be some snow/ice in the shade...
Forum: General Tech Forum 10-27-2017, 10:43 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,085
Posted By leiniesred
FJ60 rotors from NAPA and Sky's rotor spacers...

FJ60 rotors from NAPA and Sky's rotor spacers were all I needed to buy to widen the front track to match the IFS rear axle width. reused my calipers and IFS hubs.
Forum: Trip and Event Reports 10-23-2017, 02:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 528
Posted By leiniesred
What it is like route finding in the Hayman Burn Area

It was a real pleasure to get to wheel/volunteer with you guys on Saturday. Thank you!


HQ quality looks a little better. I though I had the aspect ratio changed, but you still get the...
Forum: Ham & CB Radio Corner 10-20-2017, 01:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 395
Posted By leiniesred
I have actually used this radio in an open top...

I have actually used this radio in an open top M38. The built-in speaker is not loud enough and the top 4 buttons cannot be read if you mount it on an angle where you can read the display. MON is one...
Forum: General Chit Chat 10-20-2017, 12:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 363
Posted By leiniesred
"Gold!" Just came out. I had the author, Ian...

"Gold!" Just came out. I had the author, Ian come do a fun talk on Alferd Packer at the Cinifer Historical Society last weekend. Ian lives in...
Forum: 4Wheeling and Event Staging Area 10-20-2017, 12:33 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,407
Posted By leiniesred
I plan on being there with my Willys "ATV." Hope...

I plan on being there with my Willys "ATV." Hope to see you guys.
Forum: Ham & CB Radio Corner 06-08-2016, 09:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 978
Posted By leiniesred
146.550 Wednesday nights at 7:30

It is a preparedness simplex net usually hosted by K0BUM on Wednesday nights at 19:30 local time. 146.550 FM phone.

The 'net starts out with an equipment check opportunity. VERY useful to see if you...
Forum: Ham & CB Radio Corner 05-03-2016, 09:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,379
Posted By leiniesred
I'm close in conifer, but I don't have equivalent...

I'm close in conifer, but I don't have equivalent setup. I don't have sideband and I have a highly compromised antenna on the back of a Wrangler, but...If you want another test point. I'm close to...
Forum: Ham & CB Radio Corner 07-20-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,550
Posted By leiniesred
rezarf: I have broken one commet sbb-5. It was...

rezarf: I have broken one commet sbb-5. It was corner mounted. I have since made it a point to put antennas close to the center-line of the rig. The tree branches are usually much higher down the...
Forum: General Chit Chat 07-06-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 586
Posted By leiniesred
Zach: I'm pretty close in Conifer. I might be...

Zach: I'm pretty close in Conifer. I might be able to swing by some day after work this week too.
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 02-04-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 243
Posted By leiniesred
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 02-04-2015, 10:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 243
Posted By leiniesred
<<SOLD>> 5.29 F/R ARB set for IFS Mini truck $1000

Dave, correct me if I make a mistake.

$1000
Matched set of 5.29 geared, ARB locked 3rd members that will fit an 8" mini truck and older 7.5" IFS front (not the clamshell tacoma type.)
Comes with the...
Forum: General Tech Forum 01-30-2015, 10:33 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,467
Posted By leiniesred
stalls in 4x4

I drove my 1989 on 4.30 front, 4.10 rears and on dirt it starts scrubbing the tires bad after 10-15 feet. Anyway, I too vote for mis-matched gears front/rear.

Jack up one side, hubs locked, trans in...
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 01-19-2015, 04:11 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,177
Posted By leiniesred
fuel can:

Not a Scepter can, but still cool.
Built just for me by a guy in Michigan in 1945.
Rudy Furnace company built this can.
(hint: My last name is Rudy)
Forum: General Chit Chat 08-19-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 802
Posted By leiniesred
jk vs cj size

Dave: I have that photo. My 2009 JK next to my 1947 CJ2a. the CJ fits in the shed.
Forum: General Chit Chat 04-22-2013, 02:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 952
Posted By leiniesred
Shoot! I was wheeling in the snow with about 5...

Shoot! I was wheeling in the snow with about 5 other Jeeps up there on Saturday on 171a,b,c,d,etc! I was even camped near 171a and 171b Saturday night! I didn't drive 7 mile, I took Manhattan Road....
Forum: General Chit Chat 04-22-2013, 01:59 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,639
Posted By leiniesred
Bummer. Watching for your mini truck, Justin.

My eyes still go to red mini trucks even though I don't have one. I'm watching for it too.
-Stephen
Forum: General Tech Forum 02-05-2013, 12:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,380
Posted By leiniesred
output stub stuck in a tru-track

I bought a new seal, then welded a a bolt with a washer already on it to the stub. Put my slide hammer on that and it popped out on the first try. The spring clip stays on the shaft.

seal puller to...
Forum: General Tech Forum 01-30-2013, 12:36 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,745
Posted By leiniesred
Hey Rick: Be prepared to buy a master cylinder....

Hey Rick:

Be prepared to buy a master cylinder. 9 out of 10 times that's where you'll find the problem in my experience. Pull back the carpet under the pedal and look for any signs of fluid. You...
Forum: General Tech Forum 01-29-2013, 09:27 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,955
Posted By leiniesred
Friggin' awesome. Looks like fun building and...

Friggin' awesome. Looks like fun building and using later too.
Forum: Trip and Event Reports 01-28-2013, 02:16 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,205
Posted By leiniesred
Thank you Scott. Couple of treeroot pictures

Scott: Thank you for lining up this classic run. It was fun to be able to drive around with less snow. Different stuff to see up there without snow masking everything.

Here are a few pictures of...
Forum: General Tech Forum 01-23-2013, 10:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,992
Posted By leiniesred
I had both when my 4runner was IFS. Tru-track up...

I had both when my 4runner was IFS.

Tru-track up front= broke the short side inner just like you.
In the deep snow it it was better than open diff. On roadway snow it was OK too. A little harder to...
Forum: General Chit Chat 09-18-2012, 09:31 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,304
Posted By leiniesred
Whoa Carlton. I did that once too. (without the...

Whoa Carlton. I did that once too. (without the flee the scene part)
Watch out for the post trauma stress thing. You have a lot of damage.

The only good thing about pain is that only 1 thing can...
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