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by GadgetPhreak
Sun Feb 03, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: Volvo TGB/30X series Engine and Driveline
Topic: Engine wanted
Replies: 33
Views: 1440
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Re: Engine wanted

It’s in the hole now. Lots of work ahead, but it’s seemingly plausible that it will work. You should start a build thread and post progress there. This is going to generate a lot of interest and questions. I plan to do this same swap and would love to follow the build [emoji16] Sent from my iPhone ...
by GadgetPhreak
Sat Feb 02, 2019 11:11 pm
Forum: Volvo TGB/30X series Engine and Driveline
Topic: Engine wanted
Replies: 33
Views: 1440
United States of America

Re: Engine wanted

So. Much. Awesome. [emoji16]


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by GadgetPhreak
Thu Jan 24, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: Volvo TGB/30X series Engine and Driveline
Topic: Engine wanted
Replies: 33
Views: 1440
United States of America

Re: Engine wanted

I am just finishing up putting the R2.8 in my FJ-40 with part of the goal being to help inform the viability of using it in my Pinz. I will be following your progress as well [emoji4] https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190125/8afff569c0bb1eaab62f5978708921c1.jpg https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/2019...
by GadgetPhreak
Thu Jan 10, 2019 1:15 am
Forum: Owner builds, customizations & accessories
Topic: Intercom
Replies: 7
Views: 347
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Re: Intercom

I use Rugged Radio. They were moderately priced and have worked great.

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by GadgetPhreak
Fri Dec 21, 2018 10:53 am
Forum: General chat
Topic: My Pinzgauer in Forbes [emoji16]
Replies: 2
Views: 367
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My Pinzgauer in Forbes [emoji16]

My Pinzgauer awesomeness PR campaign continues [emoji41]

https://www.forbes.com/sites/jeffkart/2 ... 99d6e2b3c6



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by GadgetPhreak
Wed Nov 28, 2018 11:16 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Portable light
Replies: 15
Views: 847
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Re: Portable light

Sorry, I've been traveling then sick so haven't had time to look for it. I will let you know once I find it.


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by GadgetPhreak
Wed Nov 28, 2018 9:57 am
Forum: Brakes, Suspension & Tires
Topic: KLUGEWERKS Disc Brake Conversion Kit Updates
Replies: 55
Views: 5205
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Re: KLUGEWERKS Disc Brake Conversion Kit Updates

I live about an hour away and have been to his shop a number of times. I've also tried calling/texting him multiple times over the summer. I haven't had any luck finding him. At this point I think something has happened to him. Sadly I don't know his family so I'm not able to verify that with certai...
by GadgetPhreak
Mon Nov 19, 2018 10:32 am
Forum: Owner builds, customizations & accessories
Topic: 1972 Search & Rescue Pinz (*warning* picture heavy)
Replies: 71
Views: 11553
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Re: 1972 Search & Rescue Pinz (*warning* picture heavy)

Great looking rig tell me about the way you set up your HF radios and your antenna mounts and along with what kind of head sets your have thanks Bill Hi Bill, I'm running two VHF and one UHF Icom 1721/1821 radios for Search and Rescue comms. I have a couple of sets of antennas, a short set of Comet...
by GadgetPhreak
Mon Nov 19, 2018 10:27 am
Forum: Owner builds, customizations & accessories
Topic: 1972 Search & Rescue Pinz (*warning* picture heavy)
Replies: 71
Views: 11553
United States of America

Re: 1972 Search & Rescue Pinz (*warning* picture heavy)

Yeah, I was scrolling through news articles on my phone when a picture of your truck popped up, I instantly recognized it. Very cool article and great video. You have done such a great job on that truck, should be proud. Thank you [emoji4] I just found this one which actually points to this thread....
by GadgetPhreak
Sat Nov 17, 2018 1:10 am
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Portable light
Replies: 15
Views: 847
United States of America

Re: Portable light

I have one that I won't be using and would be happy to offer it for sale. I'll find it and take a picture for you.


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by GadgetPhreak
Mon Aug 20, 2018 3:42 pm
Forum: Brakes, Suspension & Tires
Topic: KLUGEWERKS Disc Brake Conversion Kit Updates
Replies: 55
Views: 5205
United States of America

Re: KLUGEWERKS Disc Brake Conversion Kit Updates

I know him personally and have texted him several times recently with no response. Last I heard from him was mid June (I went over to his place and we did some work on my wiper motor). I’m definitely concerned..


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by GadgetPhreak
Fri Aug 10, 2018 11:07 pm
Forum: CLASSIFIEDS: Pinzgauers, Haflingers and Volvos For Sale. Parts and Goods too!
Topic: Looking for trailer M416 or M100 Style
Replies: 7
Views: 666
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Re: Looking for trailer M416 or M100 Style

Cattledog wrote:Still looking for a trailer? I have pinz trailer I’m willing to sell.
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How much are you asking and where is it located?


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by GadgetPhreak
Thu Jul 26, 2018 3:15 pm
Forum: Owner builds, customizations & accessories
Topic: 1972 Search & Rescue Pinz (*warning* picture heavy)
Replies: 71
Views: 11553
United States of America

Re: 1972 Search & Rescue Pinz (*warning* picture heavy)

Holy crap! Road & Track just picked up the story and wrote an article based on the video.. that's nuts. https://www.roadandtrack.com/car-cultur ... lflowFBRAT
by GadgetPhreak
Wed Jul 25, 2018 11:31 am
Forum: Owner builds, customizations & accessories
Topic: 1972 Search & Rescue Pinz (*warning* picture heavy)
Replies: 71
Views: 11553
United States of America

Re: 1972 Search & Rescue Pinz (*warning* picture heavy)

The full version of the video on how I use the Pinz in Search & Rescue came out.. check it out: https://youtu.be/HUv6ccxodWs
by GadgetPhreak
Thu Jul 12, 2018 7:20 pm
Forum: Owner builds, customizations & accessories
Topic: Bikmakr's/mule expedition winch mount
Replies: 14
Views: 1304
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Re: Bikmakr's/mule expedition winch mount

I've done some really heavy pulls on that design that worked great. No damage at all to the Pinz.
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