Recent content by olly hondro

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    LMTV's show me your WINCH

    Something to think about so many pounds this and so many pounds that: the winch is not tasked with lifting the truck vertically against gravity. You have seen strongman exhibitions of a man pulling an xx,xxx pound semi with a rope. Ask him to lift the same truck then see a different outcome...
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    Crew Cab LMTV

    You'd get suicide doors...very uptown :) And rear windshield wipers.
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    What have you done to your FMTV or LMTV today

    I use rollaround scaffolding from HF. I queue up the tools for the job onto the scaffold, that way I'm not climbing up n down all day.
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    What have you done to your FMTV or LMTV today

    The TruckTrial rulebook is silent on harness attachment, but yes, the angles are set according to harness manufacturer recommendations. We certainly were not going to attach to the floor like we see some do to get thru tech. There is some more gusseting going on, will update you when its...
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    Crew Cab LMTV

    Put 2 cabs back-to-back like the '813?
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    Replacement seat options

    2011 and up MOPAR.
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    LMTV Lug nut size

    Back to the thread title: LMTV lug nuts. I am conflicted by differing opinions offered by the interweb about thread engagement. Some truckers say one thread protruding past the lugnut. Other drivers say three. The drag race sanctioning body says the length of thread engagement should be equal to...
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    What have you done to your FMTV or LMTV today

    Those seats are fine, where did you find those? The seats carry the designation GS-1, available on some 2011-up MOPAR performance vehicles or through JEGS P/N 70245.
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    WHEELS: LMTV vs. M900 Series?

    Yeah, so can't flip the wheels around to single the deuce with LMTV wheels :(
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    What have you done to your FMTV or LMTV today

    In the shop for "stuff"...
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    What have you done to your FMTV or LMTV today

    Muffler delete.....sounds the same.
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    M1078 Build: not a camper nor cargo truck....

    Yes, the "before" weight at the scales confirms what you say. I weighed it in stock configuration, with a second spare tire/wheel, before I started the project. Steer axle = 10,440 lb, drive axle = 6240 lb, gross weight 16, 680 lb. Thank you for that clarification.
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    Ready to test the new configuration

    Hmm, another drive axle back there might work.....don't get me started :):)
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    M1078 Build: not a camper nor cargo truck....

    I have my own vision for the LMTV. Started a vlog about it. Vlog #1:
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