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    Thats probably me! My partner at aero has the...

    Thats probably me! My partner at aero has the ford. Say hey sometime, I pretty much live at treeline.

    New walkaround video...


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VsXQbXpdz2A&t=7s
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    In for drinking, unfortunately not for skiing....

    In for drinking, unfortunately not for skiing. But hey, what can ya do.

    Norse, hit me up when you're in town, got something for ya.
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    Oh heck yeah dude! Sweet! Got some photos...

    Oh heck yeah dude! Sweet!

    Got some photos back from Baja, truck is still down there but the photog came back before...


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    Thanks man! Appreciate it. We are coming out...

    Thanks man! Appreciate it.

    We are coming out with a winter weight tent shell and insulated liner for the lower late summer/early fall for winter 18/19.



    Hahaha, I just want to go to the...
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    Thanks man! Running method beadlocks now with...

    Thanks man! Running method beadlocks now with some yokohama geolandar MT. Seems to be working well so far. A little bigger tire would look really nice, but tough to fit on the taco. Plus that...
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    ^ Thanks dude! New years campsite... ...

    ^ Thanks dude!

    New years campsite...

    https://c1.staticflickr.com/5/4691/24545956427_e1c5f1301a_z.jpg
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=45_2IOsmZrc&featur...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=45_2IOsmZrc&feature=youtu.be
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    The panel to tube interface is a gasket seal, so...

    The panel to tube interface is a gasket seal, so it should do a good job towards deadening vibration. The panels will also be powdercoated after forming which will help reduce thermal conductivity....
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    Partway through the panel design, got the shapes...

    Partway through the panel design, got the shapes lasered and edges broken last week. This panel will get bead rolled to stiffen it up and more holes made for the dzus fasteners. And we started...
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    Yeah, thats my friend Brian's truck. Cool rig,...

    Yeah, thats my friend Brian's truck. Cool rig, and the GooseGear interior stuff is really high quality.
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    Welded up a couple of Tacoma long bed lower...

    Welded up a couple of Tacoma long bed lower frames yesterday. Unlike the square tube on the early test mule, these are 1.5" round mitered DOM tubing and made to the final design specs. We'll be...
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    They are happy in that 75-100 pound load range....

    They are happy in that 75-100 pound load range. We have provisions to adjust the strut geometry to help it lift a heavier load without changing to a heavier duty strut. Its not just the strut that is...
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    Assuming that the load is well distributed (on...

    Assuming that the load is well distributed (on cross bars or a rack we are designing, 500# when being used as a roofrack, and 75-100 pounds on the rack if being opened for camping.

    You could...
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    maxgosey.com still available. Mag community is...

    maxgosey.com still available. Mag community is nicer than it used to be.
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    Sweet, #19! 7'2" should be no problem. And...

    Sweet, #19!

    7'2" should be no problem. And yeah, we don't use the deposits in any way for development funding, thats all taken care of. We are literally just using the deposits to gauge interest...
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    Believe it or not, value per dollar (actual msrp,...

    Believe it or not, value per dollar (actual msrp, not paying over sticker like people have been) a raptor is actually good value. You can't build a "mid travel" ford for less money. A stripper crew...
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    Stay tuned... Apologies, bed size is the...

    Stay tuned...



    Apologies, bed size is the same so it will fit fine. I keep referencing the raptor because it is the reason we are supporting f-150 initially.



    Not in the immediate...
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    Bumping for the start of our production process...

    Bumping for the start of our production process series. Starting with a blog, but going to move towards vlogs as well this week. Basically outlining the design, reasons behind decision making, and...
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    Seems like theres a few of you guys! I might add...

    Seems like theres a few of you guys! I might add a interactive part of the site that you can input your vehicle into if we don't currently support it....
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    No photos yet, just ordered the chromoly for the...

    No photos yet, just ordered the chromoly for the production prototype lower. It will be beadrolled (to stiffen) .062-.090 5052 sheet (good corrosion resistance and workability).

    There will be a...
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    Thanks man. We will have some operable hard side...

    Thanks man. We will have some operable hard side options soon, whether it's a window in the panel, or the entire panel is operable and swings up. It will be sealed to the tube when closed. The...
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    We have a rubber extrusion made that seals from...

    We have a rubber extrusion made that seals from the 1.5" round tube to the bed rails. The tubework lower rail has holes for through bolts that go into a machined adapter plate to either fit onto an...
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    Thanks guys! We will definitely be down...

    Thanks guys!



    We will definitely be down there for expo this year. Yeah, you're totally right the habitat is the closest alternative. I know Mario from AT, he makes a good product. Here are a...
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    Sorry if I came off a bit brash! What did the...

    Sorry if I came off a bit brash! What did the product seem like from the site? Just a tent?
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    Our top could totally be installed on a van if...

    Our top could totally be installed on a van if you got someone to do the fab work, for us to do it would probably be too much money to invest in a previa, but there are a lot of fab shops that might...
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    thanks hutash, think of it as an offroad bivy...

    thanks hutash, think of it as an offroad bivy between airbnb's :wink:
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    For this one, you don't need a ladder to get in...

    For this one, you don't need a ladder to get in since you come in through the bed and you can close everything up from inside. And yeah, we are totally going to release this as a RTT. It'll work...
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    Thanks man! We are coming out with a standalone...

    Thanks man! We are coming out with a standalone tent version with a fixed floor once we start shipping the truck version. Should be around the 3k mark, and will have also double as a rack system.

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    It will be fully enclosed. The aluminum panel...

    It will be fully enclosed. The aluminum panel option will have an operable rear hatch like a normal topper, and the fabric sided option will have a zipper opening rear cover. We will also sell it as...
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    Thanks S! You might have to be a beta tester... ...

    Thanks S! You might have to be a beta tester...

    We are developing that winter weight fabric option too, and have some carbon fiber battens coming soon that will help with any wind flapping.
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    Go Fast Campers

    Hey all,

    Figured this is something you guys might be interested in, and I would love feeback on the system and our site...

    Some of you guys know I build these big expedition rigs for round the...
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    ping pong table manufacturers link...

    ping pong table manufacturers link
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    S you probably need this dude... ...

    S you probably need this dude...

    http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20150422/bec78c2bde1f59f4a4eb666ff2d72a7f.jpg

    With a mini camper it would be rad :yourock:

    Conundrum, totally get what you...
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    After owning my big truck and having tons of...

    After owning my big truck and having tons of friends with van conversions, this seems like the best option to me if you aren't looking to dedicate your lifestyle to your vehicle. The big dedicated...
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    Absolutely, would love to get together and...

    Absolutely, would love to get together and finally meet astrid. Hit me up for sure.



    Thanks man, that's what we are going for while still maintaining ultralightweight. It has worked super...
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    Ah no worries! Just wanted to make sure I was...

    Ah no worries! Just wanted to make sure I was being clear.



    You should probably get another one! Those second gen tacos are the best.



    Will do, should have enough info online next week...
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    Sweet, yeah that would be a primo rig for it....

    Sweet, yeah that would be a primo rig for it. I'll start a new thread soon, we have lots of cool photos and renderings from the prototype process so far. Our target with this system is in the 100's...
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    So it will be hard shelled topper, hard roof, and...

    So it will be hard shelled topper, hard roof, and soft tent sides when popped. Given our current expenses with the prototype, 5k should be very attainable. The hard sides on the topper might add a...
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    Exactly, just well made and hopefully a smarter...

    Exactly, just well made and hopefully a smarter design. The roof can handle that load, the strut lockouts will likely hold it too, but it would be wise to push it off before the 2' of build. In the...
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    We are going to move towards full size vehicles...

    We are going to move towards full size vehicles eventually, just need to finish developing the small stuff first.







    We are launching the product in like two weeks, so I don't want to...
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    Yeah, thats a great design for road travel. The...

    Yeah, thats a great design for road travel. The thin stuff forms really well, but the tooling to build the corners on those things is significant. I drag my truck through the trees constantly, and...
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    What we are currently working on is probably less...

    What we are currently working on is probably less than what your dad is looking for. Trying to hit the $5k mark for a pop up topper/camper system for 1/2 ton and under trucks.

    Emphasis is...
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    Appreciate all the feedback. How much have you...

    Appreciate all the feedback. How much have you worked with aluminum?

    The material we use is .090-.125 so it doesn't just bend and form quite as easily as you might think. There are many reasons...
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    Just got back from a rad trip to california with...

    Just got back from a rad trip to california with the big trucks and a new prototype affordable mini camper we are building. Will post an update soon.
  46. Horrific news to hear today. Inge was a friend....

    Horrific news to hear today. Inge was a friend. Such a nice girl and a light in the community. Absolute crusher as a climber and a very competent skier/alpinist to boot. I didn't know Hayden, but if...
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    Some african and asian coffee is really good, but...

    Some african and asian coffee is really good, but robusta (lower quality bean than arabica) is typically grown in Asia and Africa. Thats still not exactly relevant to this conversation though.
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    And the reason they over-roast the beans is...

    And the reason they over-roast the beans is because the flavor is consistent. They can't get a big enough supply to have continuity to all of their stores without making the house drip terrible. They...
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    Atlas 4x4 makes a subframe that is pretty much a...

    Atlas 4x4 makes a subframe that is pretty much a better copy of the stock mercedes system. We are using a slightly modified version.
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    Wrappon is just getting into the overland market...

    Wrappon is just getting into the overland market and they have been well received so far. It is a very nicely made unit, and because of that isn't a cheap solution. I think retail is about 1k. Its a...
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