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by laramieskibum
Wed Jan 30, 2019 11:12 pm
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: New Rear Bumper?
Replies: 154
Views: 9095

Re: New Rear Bumper?

Aside from obvious low volume sales, price, and worse departure angle, does anyone know why we don’t see more of theses for rams? I’ll take a loss on clearance for winch and tire carrier...it’s based on a Runel design, buck stop bought them. They say they offer them for rams. https://www.buckstopin...
by laramieskibum
Sun Jan 27, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: New Rear Bumper?
Replies: 154
Views: 9095

Re: New Rear Bumper?

Aside from obvious low volume sales, price, and worse departure angle, does anyone know why we don’t see more of theses for rams? I’ll take a loss on clearance for winch and tire carrier...it’s based on a Runel design, buck stop bought them. They say they offer them for rams. https://www.buckstopinc...
by laramieskibum
Fri Dec 28, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: 2014+ Track Bar Bolt Torque Spec 280+ - 320+???
Replies: 16
Views: 822

Re: 2014+ Track Bar Bolt Torque Spec 280+ - 320+???

I’ve noticed this also. I went with the higher torque when I’ve replaced mine. Twice. New bolts each time Incase I stretched them...


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by laramieskibum
Thu Dec 20, 2018 10:05 pm
Forum: Towing & Hauling
Topic: Weight Distribution Hitch Offroad
Replies: 27
Views: 2503

Weight Distribution Hitch Offroad

Jeeez where ya been wapiti hunter!? Aint seen ya around these parts in a while! I have that same hitch and have enjoyed it for 4 seasons now. But rarely get off road with it. Aev forum dead, power wagon forum didn’t perk my interest lately until I saw the ABS kill switch (been working on my own ver...
by laramieskibum
Thu Dec 20, 2018 8:59 pm
Forum: Towing & Hauling
Topic: Weight Distribution Hitch Offroad
Replies: 27
Views: 2503

Weight Distribution Hitch Offroad

I have cracked the square tubing and one of the welds on my equalizer hitch head doing this too much. I now 100% disconnect the bars on dirt roads or high articulation situations. Do it or you will regret it eventually. Mine was hard to notice but could have been really bad if a bar came flying off...
by laramieskibum
Wed Dec 19, 2018 8:39 pm
Forum: Towing & Hauling
Topic: Weight Distribution Hitch Offroad
Replies: 27
Views: 2503

Weight Distribution Hitch Offroad

I have cracked the square tubing and one of the welds on my equalizer hitch head doing this too much. I now 100% disconnect the bars on dirt roads or high articulation situations. Do it or you will regret it eventually. Mine was hard to notice but could have been really bad if a bar came flying off ...
by laramieskibum
Tue Dec 05, 2017 11:20 pm
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: Tire chains
Replies: 25
Views: 2217

Re: Tire chains

What year truck do you have? And what size tires? What rims? I run studded snows in the winter but there is no replacement for chains in the spring and fall. Just switched to toyo MTs and they are great but once they get worn down and or I'm towing in the mountains, let's put it this way, never will...
by laramieskibum
Sun Sep 24, 2017 9:19 pm
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: Gears, gears, gears
Replies: 13
Views: 1009

Re: Gears, gears, gears

Regear shop in LA? Anyone?

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by laramieskibum
Sun Sep 24, 2017 9:15 pm
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: Gears, gears, gears
Replies: 13
Views: 1009

Re: Gears, gears, gears

I'll post s thread asking for any ideas you can watch it and see what happens.


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by laramieskibum
Sun Sep 24, 2017 9:15 pm
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: Gears, gears, gears
Replies: 13
Views: 1009

Re: Gears, gears, gears

Check this thread. South of you but maybe some ideas. Reputable Shop in Southern Louisiana (Baton Rouge) https://r.tapatalk.com/shareLink?share_fid=13656&share_tid=1988010&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww%2Ecumminsforum%2Ecom%2Fforum%2Fshowthread%2Ephp%3Ft%3D1988010&share_type=t Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
by laramieskibum
Sun Sep 24, 2017 9:10 pm
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: Gears, gears, gears
Replies: 13
Views: 1009

Re: Gears, gears, gears

I live in Alexandria/Pineville area, its right in the middle of the state. The few shops around here that allegedly do gears don't want to mess with them, the dealership here won't even do them : ( I know the feeling. Same thing happened to me. Trust your gut if you find someone who agrees to do it...
by laramieskibum
Sun Sep 24, 2017 9:08 pm
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: Gears, gears, gears
Replies: 13
Views: 1009

Re: Gears, gears, gears

They are several hours away from me, but I'll call them tomorrow and see. I appreciate it! : ) What area are you in then? To the north there was another 4x4 shop. Google Map: Louisiana offroad shop Maybe ask around and see what these guys are like http://www.golto.com/Mobile/ Sent from my iPhone us...
by laramieskibum
Sun Sep 24, 2017 9:07 pm
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: Gears, gears, gears
Replies: 13
Views: 1009

Gears, gears, gears

Dupelicate
by laramieskibum
Sun Sep 24, 2017 8:18 pm
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: Gears, gears, gears
Replies: 13
Views: 1009

Gears, gears, gears

These guys won't do it? http://searchers4wd.com/new-page Don't let anyone touch your truck that hasn't done a late model ram. Here is the test I used: have you done an AAM 11.5"? If they say huh. Or studder, put your guard up. Listen to the response and ask to talk to the guys on the shop floor if y...
by laramieskibum
Sun Sep 17, 2017 9:32 pm
Forum: Classifieds & Want Ads
Topic: Power Wagon Specific Aftermarket Bumpers
Replies: 79
Views: 10197

Re: Power Wagon Specific Aftermarket Bumpers

Hunter man: noticed katlas on the truck on your website. FYI those have been recalled due to safety issue


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by laramieskibum
Thu Sep 14, 2017 8:28 pm
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: Transmission/crossover pipe skidplate
Replies: 69
Views: 6154

Re: Transmission/crossover pipe skidplate

Wonder if that skid will fit a g56 truck. 6.7 oil pain sits way low. Company in Israel makes a skid package but hell on shipping... He's working on it. Needs someone to bring him their truck. Are you volunteering? :poke: What is also interesting is those rock sliders that mimic White Knuckles, exce...
by laramieskibum
Wed Sep 13, 2017 10:36 pm
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: Transmission/crossover pipe skidplate
Replies: 69
Views: 6154

Re: Transmission/crossover pipe skidplate

Wonder if that skid will fit a g56 truck. 6.7 oil pain sits way low. Company in Israel makes a skid package but hell on shipping...


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by laramieskibum
Tue Aug 29, 2017 11:49 pm
Forum: Member Builds
Topic: AlterEgo's Build - 2014 Power Wagon SLT
Replies: 71
Views: 10189

Re: My 2014 build

Will wrote:The skin is only $400...
Junk yard bumpers are even less (unless your talking the pw bumper is specific to pw's, I duno.


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by laramieskibum
Tue Aug 29, 2017 8:36 pm
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: 37 in spare
Replies: 23
Views: 2399

Re: 37 in spare

Yes. Case in point, note the scrape: https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20170830/aba4e1b77df9995dc5d4f06a5c83b89b.jpg Add a rear winch plate and something that is not too awfully angular and I'm very interested. Lots of room if spare is not there I think for a winch. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
by laramieskibum
Mon Aug 28, 2017 9:27 pm
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: 37 in spare
Replies: 23
Views: 2399

37 in spare

I'm working on a production level solution for guys running a 37" spare. I will probably have something out by end of October, give or take a month. The solution will keep the tailgate intact and in part will be a full bumper replacement. Cool. Hope your thinking of removing the quarter panels behi...
by laramieskibum
Mon Aug 28, 2017 9:26 pm
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: 37 in spare
Replies: 23
Views: 2399

Re: 37 in spare

Here it is: "Despite being “open” when unlocked, ARB advises against using a smaller spare, as it could accelerate shim wear or potentially weld the cross-shaft to the gears. When possible it is best to lock the axle or put the smaller spare on the axle with no Air Locker, if you have one." http://w...
by laramieskibum
Mon Aug 28, 2017 9:00 pm
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: 37 in spare
Replies: 23
Views: 2399

37 in spare

I'm working on a production level solution for guys running a 37" spare. I will probably have something out by end of October, give or take a month. The solution will keep the tailgate intact and in part will be a full bumper replacement. Cool. Hope your thinking of removing the quarter panels behi...
by laramieskibum
Thu Aug 03, 2017 4:53 pm
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: First PW adventure
Replies: 11
Views: 1220

Re: First PW adventure

Odell and new Belgium will not disappoint.


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by laramieskibum
Thu Aug 03, 2017 4:40 pm
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: Toyo MT 37x 12.5(D) vs 13.5(E)
Replies: 39
Views: 2621

Toyo MT 37x 12.5(D) vs 13.5(E)

Awesome! Thanks! (For the whole thread. Appreciated).


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by laramieskibum
Thu Aug 03, 2017 3:02 pm
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: BD 2WD Save
Replies: 11
Views: 1252

BD 2WD Save

This is also handy for backing up my trailer into my steep drive way. Love it. Bought all the gear to make my own and this came out the week I bought all the crap. Much cleaner and also easily wired to the switch of your choice (going to my switch pros), see the updated install manual on their websi...