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    The full sized mid-size, my 2014 F150 "Fiddy"

    Yes I think they are very similar in size. Black lake was absolutely Beautiful I really cant wait to get back there. here is a pick of the rig in the site
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    The full sized mid-size, my 2014 F150 "Fiddy"

    We were at Black Lake last weekend and I seem to average 22 heading out and 24l per 100km coming back, we were fighting a head wind both ways , but coming home the wind must have been coming out of the south west cause it was trying to push us off of hiway 59 We have the same cooler, couldn't do...
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    The Escape 19

    Thats a nice looking camper and everything I have read say it will last way longer then mine will. Very cool
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    Why does no one use a high truck shell?

    I love mine on my truck its a Leer classic cab high, I dont sleep in mine. I also have a bed slide so its much easier to put in my gear for camping. And my wife also says its for a old man truck
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    The full sized mid-size, my 2014 F150 "Fiddy"

    Its getting fairly stupid up here. And its Tinder dry on top of that so they closed trails and no camp fires. no back country travel on top of the covid crap
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    Roaming Lost: 2020 RAM Rebel EcoDiesel Overland Build

    Thats a bit better than I get in my 2016 rebel, but ....... I cant get enough of the sound so I have a habit of accelerating in a aggressive manner every once in a while. @roaminglost I really enjoy this thread keep up the great work it gives me all kinds of ideas!!
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    10,000km from Minnesota to Cabo and Back in the Green Machine

    I certainly do. I actually watched a few of those races over the years, but I was a 4x4 guy all the time never a snowmobile guy
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    My Journey

    Wowzers. Firstly as I and many others have said, Thank you for all you share. For myself I love reading your posts and eagerly look forward to them, and get concerned when I see a gap. I can speak for myself and say that I would still love to read your thoughts and your adventures with your best...
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    2007 Yukon XL K1500 low lift with 37"s

    AWESOME!!!!!!! I was really hoping that you were still going to be building something
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    10,000km from Minnesota to Cabo and Back in the Green Machine

    This is a great write up and its motivating too. My wife and I are looking to make the haul from Winnipeg Manitoba down to Cabo. It wont be racing though, most likely pullin our small RV but damn you make a guy think. Again excellent write up, thank you for sharing
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    Bloose Build! 1982 Ford F250

    Man this is impressive
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    1992 Dodge W250 Cummins / VW Vanagon Abomination *MAY CAUSE BLINDNESS*

    NICE! kinda looks like it belongs there. Happy to see you at again
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    ITTOG's Overlanding Trips

    I stole the pic of the falls for inspiration that is amazing
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    Switching my life to "not Jeans". Can I get some recomendations for good NON JEANS

    https://www.nobleoutfitters.com/collections/mens-pants/products/mens-fullflexx-hd-hammerdrill-cargo-canvas-pant these are what I picked up
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    Switching my life to "not Jeans". Can I get some recomendations for good NON JEANS

    I am a Carhartt guy been wearing them daily for a decade or 2. But recently discovered Noble Work pants and I hate to say it but they are giving my Carhartt's a run for the money. Seem durable with just the right amount of flex where you need it. Time will tell if they last the 5-7 years my...
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