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    Default My New Toy (30-40 yrs old)

    My new toy............special thanks to Warthog (Dan) for picking it up for me in New Jersey. Got some more pics but they are at work and I won't be back in the office until Monday.




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    That trailer looks solid.... I want one......

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    Did I tell you - "you suck"!

    Seriously - congrats. I'm jealous.
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    Quote Originally Posted by devildog4x4 View Post
    Did I tell you - "you suck"!

    Seriously - congrats. I'm jealous.

    Errrrrrrrrrrr...........Kill! Ya I'm excited to get it in 3 weeks. Dan has gone above and beyond the call of duty and volunteered to drive 3 hrs to drop it off to me in Pennsylvania while I'm at MVC picking up my Jeep.

    Just goes to show the unity across our services and our commitments to other military members and fellow Jeepers.
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    That baby was worth every penny !!! Very nice shape!!

    FYI: to run after market wheels, you'll need to pick up some 7/16th" open end 'Acorn' style lugnuts. (Most rigs are 1/2")

    The M416 uses some funky flat style lugnuts that won't hold a standard wheel correctly.

    Again, great deal!

    And for the hook up from warthog!


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    Very Nice.....Acquisition....I want one eventually or to build my own.
    Go Navy!!

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    More usefull (useless?) info

    The trailer will float with 500 pounds of cargo in it!! Providing the 2 drain plugs work, and no holes have been drilled into the tub.

    That means, you can fill it with warm water, and have a hot tub!!

    The lights are 24V (standard Military) but you can stick 12V bulbs in them, and they work great!

    Stock CJ wheels will fit the trailer, but stock M416 wheels will not fit a CJ. (the center hole in the wheel is to small) The trailer wheels will fit the M151 'MUTT' that the trailer was designed for.


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    I so want one.. Grats bud.. good find
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    Quote Originally Posted by HillBillE View Post

    Stock CJ wheels will fit the trailer, but stock M416 wheels will not fit a CJ. (the center hole in the wheel is to small) The trailer wheels will fit the M151 'MUTT' that the trailer was designed for.
    If money permits I'm gonna swap the bolt pattern to match my Waggy Axles and run the same rims I'm running now.
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    nice looking trailer. Kinda jealous!

    Kudos to Warthog for going above and beyond!!!!
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