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by v7guy » Sun May 26, 2013 11:50 am

That's a couple tires you got there...
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by HARDTRAILZ » Sun May 26, 2013 12:20 pm

All on wheels. 8 more and my bead locks heading out to barn shortly. Need to sell some.
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by HARDTRAILZ » Mon Aug 12, 2013 9:13 am

Used the trailer a bit this weekend. Hauled the cooking and camping stuff out to the farm Sat. Sunday hauled an ATV for the mother-in-law.

Finally got a pair of rims for it to put some real tires and am finally motivated to start really doing something with it. Got 15 inch American Racing Outlaws for $30 for pair. Now to find some tires and then paint it up. Got a new wiring plug as well and need to mount safety chain better. Figure to get it dialed in then work on camper shell later. It was quite nice to have a truck bed to haul stuff and then get firewood with. Almost dont want the camper shell until it starts cooling off.

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by Gordinho80 » Mon Aug 12, 2013 10:46 am

Can't wait to see this thing fully decked out!
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by HARDTRAILZ » Fri Aug 16, 2013 11:54 pm

Got some 31 10.5 15 on 15x7 to replace the crappy 14 inch trailer tires

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by djthumper » Sat Aug 17, 2013 12:04 am

Those look nice.
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by ErikSS » Sat Aug 17, 2013 11:27 am

Perfect! It's not over-kill.... But it looks good!
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by mikekey » Sat Aug 17, 2013 1:02 pm

Going to give it a matching color scheme?
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by HARDTRAILZ » Sun Aug 18, 2013 10:30 am

Thinking the bed will be black and the topper will be white. Just a cheap roll on paint job once I cut out the rust. My buddy is looking to see if he still has flares to help it look a bit better. I am actually working on it today, redoing some wiring and mounting toolbox and milk crates. Got a spare wheel and folding tire carrier. Mounting safety chains.

It is amazingly handy. Right before dark I hooked it up and ran to our property for some wood for a fire, just threw wood in it and pulled it right in yard near fire. Worked awesome. I found it still in the yard this morning. Looks like I was punishing the truck by putting it in the corner.

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by HARDTRAILZ » Wed Apr 30, 2014 12:12 pm

No real updates, but it has proven handy again recently. Hauling wood and kids random stuff around. Most recently I loaded it up with cooking equipment, coolers, and the daughters barbie jeep to see some friends new house. Pulled quite well and re-motivated me to finish fixing it up some. I used it as a windblock for the fryer when making chicken wings and the tailgate held more than a few beers throughout the day(wish the TB had one sometimes). Couple pics for fun.

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by TBYODA » Wed Apr 30, 2014 12:16 pm

Nice Kyle, yea I kinda wish the TB also had tail gate makes nice built in field table.
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by navigator » Wed Apr 30, 2014 1:30 pm

yeah, tailgate with roll down window in the back like the old K5's had.
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by HARDTRAILZ » Wed Apr 30, 2014 1:37 pm

My Burban has that set-up and I love it. I like 4runners just for the roll down rear window.
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by Bacnbit » Thu May 01, 2014 3:02 pm

SO much potential. :hmm:
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by Regulator1175 » Sun May 04, 2014 2:22 am

Damn it Kyle, I was supposed to enjoy those wings.
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