Worst Armored Vehicle...Ever? - Defender Source
Defender Source  

Go Back   Defender Source > Non-Technical Discussions > Misc. Chit-Chat


Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #1  
Old April 22nd, 2011, 12:49 PM
rijosho's Avatar
rijosho
Status: Offline
Joshua
1995 Black ST - Rhinolined edition
Research Assistant/Eagle Eyes
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: NYC
Posts: 16,557
Registry
Worst Armored Vehicle...Ever?

Only in a Jeep!

http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/...73L2OP20110422
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	Jeep Nuts.jpg
Views:	327
Size:	34.1 KB
ID:	38069  
__________________
Quote:
I am talking purely from an aesthetics standpoint.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Old April 22nd, 2011, 02:41 PM
Uncle Douglas's Avatar
Uncle Douglas
Status: Offline
Doug Crowther
A defender in every driveway-motto
D-90 Source Vendor
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Gods Country- Central Virginia
Posts: 11,841
Registry
I'm thinking its the rest of the gun that goes with that big assed barrel
__________________
Good judgement comes from experience,experience comes from bad judgement.

Dividing Creek Imports
Worldwide Vehicle Shipment and Importation Service
Restoration & Modification work


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

410.693.1391


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old April 24th, 2011, 11:23 AM
Stormer's Avatar
Stormer
Status: Offline
JP
2008 RRSC
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Northeast
Posts: 919
Registry
I would love to see a video of the BFG attached to the Jeep being fired. Would either (a) be blown off its mount by the recoil or (b) flip the Jeep.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #4  
Old April 24th, 2011, 12:27 PM
KevinNY's Avatar
KevinNY
Status: Offline
Kevin Buckley
1973 coiler
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Guilderland,NY
Posts: 1,460
It is likely a recoiless rifle.
__________________
'73 SeriesIII coiler,"The Goat", Daihatsu 2.8TD,Santana,Ashcroft,ARB's,etc., now SOLD
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old April 24th, 2011, 01:53 PM
Overlander's Avatar
Overlander
Status: Offline
mark kellgren
in between D's in an 04 D2
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Charlotte, NC
Posts: 6,531
Registry
I actually saw another jeep like that firing today, but with an large caliber automatic weapons (like anti-aircraft size).

BTW, that's looks like a recoilless anti-tank rifle on that jeep, so hardly any recoil.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old April 24th, 2011, 03:15 PM
kevkon's Avatar
kevkon
Status: Offline
kevin
1994 D90 300tdi #730, SIII 88
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: chester,nj
Posts: 673
Looks like the Safari edition as well
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old April 25th, 2011, 08:42 AM
o2batsea's Avatar
o2batsea
Status: Offline
Bill Adams
66 109 sw 94 lwb
Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: kensington md
Posts: 6,505
Registry
Well at least the radiator will have some protection.
__________________
Bill Adams

1966 109 5 door wagon 300Tdi "spermaceti fueled"
1994 RRC LeWiB "ruining the air behind me"
1968 2A 88

All my troubles are Rover
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old April 25th, 2011, 10:04 AM
Hazard's Avatar
Hazard
Status: Offline
David Hazard
95 D-90
Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Columbus, OH
Posts: 103
Front only towards enemy haha
__________________
95 D-90 3" lift, 35" Baja claws, salisbury rear axle, 4.88 gears, lockers, winch, etc
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old April 25th, 2011, 03:11 PM
ini88's Avatar
ini88
Status: Offline
Daniel Marcello
Alloy+Grit Creative Director
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Queens, NY
Posts: 2,816
Best armored vehicle: http://trailers.apple.com/trailers/i...t/trollhunter/
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old April 25th, 2011, 03:13 PM
airbornrover's Avatar
airbornrover
Status: Offline
William Skidmore
SIII 109 SW
Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Land by parkway and 33
Posts: 1,882
Lightweight vehicles use to be fitted like that.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Lower Navigation
Go Back   Defender Source > Non-Technical Discussions > Misc. Chit-Chat

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Coil sprung series vehicle w/ diesel engine geneseemtn Misc. Chit-Chat 19 February 26th, 2006 09:52 PM
Wanted to Trade Disco or SE Tow Vehicle racerbvd Wanted 0 February 19th, 2006 02:28 PM
Vehicle Registration Costs - Georgia ronward Misc. Chit-Chat 8 September 22nd, 2004 09:16 AM
'95 NAS D90's vehicle dimensions NJ-D90 Defender Technical Discussions 1 June 2nd, 2004 08:01 AM
Can anybody do a Vin Check for me? Quimbola Misc. Chit-Chat 7 February 18th, 2004 06:24 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:16 AM.


Copyright