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Mud anyone?

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by Snowbrdr360, May 21, 2007.

  1. Snowbrdr360

    Snowbrdr360 Senior Member
    Messages: 253

    Well, we got a little bored friday and decided to do a little field bombing to see how my new tires would do... The Heavy Chevy made it thru everything I could throw at it (within reason of course since I havent lifted it yet)



  2. Snowbrdr360

    Snowbrdr360 Senior Member
    Messages: 253

    Little work with this

    And I'm back to this!


  3. mcwlandscaping

    mcwlandscaping 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,557

    What are you planning on doing for a lift?
  4. dRam2500CT

    dRam2500CT Member
    from USA
    Messages: 45


    j/w - what's the PSI of that pressure washer? I've been looking at buying one, bought a cheapo 1450psi one on sale at Home Depot, brought it back the next day, my garden hose is more powerful.
  5. Snowbrdr360

    Snowbrdr360 Senior Member
    Messages: 253

    Likely a 6" lift with 35" tires, still to be decided as it needs to be able to do some plowing:nod:
  6. Snowbrdr360

    Snowbrdr360 Senior Member
    Messages: 253

    Its from Home Cheapo too, 2800 PSI... Gets the job done
  7. 02DURAMAX

    02DURAMAX PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,229

    looks good......I I like your truck alot...:nod: :nod:
  8. Idealtim

    Idealtim Senior Member
    Messages: 268

    I would think a diesel would be excellent for bogging with all the torque.
  9. columbiaplower

    columbiaplower Senior Member
    Messages: 311

    interesting rims, trying to figure out why they look like they have reflective tape strips on them, what made you go with them?
  10. 06HD BOSS

    06HD BOSS 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,611

    Nice pics. That last shot of the emblems with mud on them looks like something Chevy would use for a brochure ad. That pic is awesome.
  11. dodgeguy99

    dodgeguy99 Senior Member
    from mn
    Messages: 272

    where in wisconsin do you go offroading?? i hear dresser wisconsin is killer for mud and rocks.
  12. Snowbrdr360

    Snowbrdr360 Senior Member
    Messages: 253

    Thanks all, a friend of a friend has some land that he opens up to friends for mudding on the weekends... Usualy roll over there with the quad, I try not to beat up on the truck!
  13. Mark13

    Mark13 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,796

    Looks like fun. Here is a shot of my truck from this past spring.
  14. blazer91

    blazer91 Junior Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 9

    BAAAAAAAAAAAAADDDDDDDDDDDD i want you truck its freaking badddddd nice truck thats like my dream truck just wrong color lol and i love the rims
  15. Yaz

    Yaz PlowSite.com Addict
    from NH
    Messages: 1,061

    My truck has never bin that dirty and I hope never will. That's way to nice of a truck to fling mud, rocks and gravel at!

    Diesels are too heavy in the front end for mudding IMO
  16. bribrius

    bribrius PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,609

    hate to say it :dizzy: but i kind of agree with yaz. i like your truck. it looks cool muddy. but unless its covered under warrantee and you dont care because your trading it in anyway, i wouldnt bring it offroad. unless your babying it in a puddle just to get it muddy. any real off roading with something worth twenty or thrity k. no way. been there done that. learned my lesson. expensive lesson. this is coming from someone with experience ruining many vehicles (mostly trying to cross small rivers). keep yours on the tar and talk your friends into using their trucks. or buy a beater truck and throw lockers, lift, snorkel and winch on it.. that trucks for pulling horse trailers. its to long and big for treacherous terrain and too nice and expensive to dent in the fenders. your lifting the wrong truck. jmo
    Last edited: Jul 26, 2007
  17. ServiceOnSite

    ServiceOnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 950

    i agree i woulnd do it with my own truck which happenes to be a 06 gmc 2500hd d/a cc sb but to each is own. as long as you had fun who cares. wesport
  18. Snowbrdr360

    Snowbrdr360 Senior Member
    Messages: 253

    Yea, I've since bought a mud truck to beat... heres a couple pics of her, its an 84 Chevy Scottsdale, bought it for $1500 as it sits with BRAND NEW 38" tires!!!



  19. Snowbrdr360

    Snowbrdr360 Senior Member
    Messages: 253

  20. bribrius

    bribrius PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,609

    much better. hell, i think i like it better than your duramax. go back to beating the duramax. just kidding the scottdale is a truck you dont mind pushing a tree limb or two with and if it has lockers i bet it will go through almost any mud hole.

    give us some video feeds of her goin. maybe post em on utube and give us a link

    congrats. good decision. nice mud truck.