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Old June 2nd, 2010, 04:39 PM
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Yes thats one of the old style ARB hiding under there. Why ARB messed up the design by lowering the mount I never understood.
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Old June 2nd, 2010, 05:36 PM
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I think the accessories weigh as much as the truck itself.

Wow.
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Old June 2nd, 2010, 07:29 PM
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I remember seeing him at the Nat Rally in 2008. Seemed like less stuff was on the truck. Maybe I didn't look close enough though.

http://www.vtxs.org/kane_creek_2008.htm
That looks like a blast...The roof rack is new...i believe he just finished fabbing it up and mounting it.

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i think this is the look he's striving for...
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is that a ARB bumper or a custom unit?..very nice..
Yuppers it's an ARB that he modified.
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Old June 2nd, 2010, 08:02 PM
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Holy crap. Batman got a 90!
At least he wheels that tank.
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Old June 2nd, 2010, 08:19 PM
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Not my cup of tea. Props though for the engineering/work that went into the vehicle.
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Old June 2nd, 2010, 10:36 PM
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If you replaced all the gear with useable stuff, the thing would be a great race chase vehicle.

That said, I threw up in my mouth just a little. You know, not all the way, the kind you could get away with at a party if nobody was looking right at you.
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Old June 3rd, 2010, 08:11 AM
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I threw up in my mouth just a little. You know, not all the way, the kind you could get away with at a party if nobody was looking right at you.

I was thinking the same.... strip all the EXCESS shit off that truck and its really nice. I think someone is really tryin' way too hard..

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Old June 4th, 2010, 07:29 PM
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he and his wife tow it behind their RV and travel...
How he managed to have a family and this level of spent hours on his truck ?

That is the greatest enigma...
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Old June 5th, 2010, 10:48 PM
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Very cool truck!
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Old June 8th, 2010, 08:25 PM
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Tomb Raider anyone? Like others have said, you gotta give him credit for a good build and some great ideas... I would hate to see his receipts :0
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Old June 9th, 2010, 05:09 AM
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I have to agree... It's a little too much!!! But there are some of the things that it does have that I want on my rig.

-My first question is the snorkel orginally for 200tdi, because I was thinking about doing the same thing.

-Second question, the clamps that he uses to attach to the A-pillar (for the snorkel and the roof rack) I have tried to find them, but no luck. All I was able to find was the Hard rock ones. I wonder if they are custom made for his own rig?
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Old June 9th, 2010, 05:04 PM
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It kind of looks like a SEMA show vehicle, where every vendor for Land Rover after market parts has fought to have something in the rig.

I think that something would probably break from the load weight alone over time in "extreme" use. Too much stress on the chassis. I would be afraid to take that to somewhere remote. Probably would be carjacked or worse.
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Old July 23rd, 2010, 05:42 PM
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I thought SEMA when I saw it too, but I think he set it up so he can wheel with what he needs and the first pics just have everything on. I'm running a Lowrance GPS like that and its incredible, despite being meant for a boat.
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Old July 23rd, 2010, 06:58 PM
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I like the tailgate and the drawer. Seems like you could build a drawer system like that and mount the rear seat on top of it. Just a thought.

I think the rear bumper has greatly decreased his departure angle.

If he build all the extras he is a very handy fabricator.
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