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Old 06-25-2008, 12:00 AM
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Good luck Frank now lets see the cooler rack
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Old 06-25-2008, 01:11 AM
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Good Luck....

My Explorer is an 02 and I've never had a prob....(Hail Mary Full of Grace......)

(of course Jess will say I don't fish anymore...or take it on the beach.....but that's another story.....for another day......another LONG and Tiring day)

5 years of IBSP passes and I can only remember ONE TIME where I got worried....
with some sugar sand and......nothing happened.........I managed to do the right thing...... and make it back to the air station....

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Thanks
Bob, that good to hear

Vin, I'll go with a roof rack until the smell of bait gets in the truck and wifey will insist I 'do something' so her truck doesnt smell like bait only then will she 'appreciate' the beauty of a cooler rack
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A fat chunk of Bunker placed under the seat will get you that rack real fast!
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A live eel "lost" in the truck will achieve an instantaneous approval for a cooler rack. Especially if the wife is the one who finds it.
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Old 06-25-2008, 08:16 PM
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Well then congrats on your new sand sled.

If you need any driving tips with that talk to ED. He has one just like that.
Just bring lots of extra keys if he goes out with you.


Oooo, a funny guy. I'm going to the dealer tomorrow for my new spare.

You'll enjoy the Explorer on the sand. I haven't had any trouble, other than that little key thing. I pulled right out of the ditch I was sitting in the next morning, no trouble at all. The only problem you may encounter is a bit of plowing with the air dam when you're in deep ruts. A careful eye and a well chosen path takes care of that 99% of the time.

I just installed the front receiver for a cooler rack and will be gearing up for a 5 day trip at the end of the week. I'll take some pics of the pimped out version of this sled and will post 'em up.
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Hey Frank good luck with the ride it looks great
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