Dave is again at it, bending tube and welding stuff collectively to make every kind of cool initiatives within the store. He’s again to the off-road aspect of issues after a few movies on his Mini Truck and the brand new Mustang II Mission that’s getting bagged. However on this video it’s all about constructing a set of stout rock sliders for this cool Toyota Landcruiser mission. If you happen to aren’t an off-road, or extra particularly a rock crawling, fanatic you may not know what rock sliders are. They’re precisely what they sound like, which is one thing meant to slip throughout the rocks once you get the aspect of your truck into one on a rock crawling path. Not solely do they save the sheet metallic beneath, however extra importantly they maintain that sheetmetal from grabbing the rock and stopping the rig. As a substitute, you’ll be able to slide proper throughout it and maintain going. Works like a champ.
Rock sliders aren’t extremely trick often, however generally people at residence make them from materials that’s both too gentle for his or her specific truck or too heavy for no cause. On this video you’ll see Dave present learn how to construct a pleasant customized set which can be useful, good wanting, and can survive the torture they might endure on this trip.
To be able to get the Dumpster Hearth fj80 / Lexus Lx450 prepared for the OnX Offroad construct problem I fabricate a set of customized rocksliders This can be a lengthy video, but it surely strikes fairly quick and has many ideas and methods.