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#1 nipper


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Posted 25 April 2012 - 10:29 PM

This looks like a much more workable set of treads for a subaru.


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Posted 25 April 2012 - 11:40 PM

Wow those look pretty awesome!
Hope they make them for smaller vehicles, looks like they only have them on full size trucks a.t.m.

#3 Numbchux


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Posted 26 April 2012 - 10:54 AM

I'd rather just rock some mattracks. I'm not sure how these attach to the vehicle, but I much prefer the idea that it actually be bolted to the hub in place of the wheel. And the traditional track system, with a smaller-than-stock drive wheel, effectively gears the vehicle down.

This seems unnecessarily complex just so you don't have to use a jack to install them.

#4 ShawnW


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Posted 26 April 2012 - 10:58 PM

Look pretty good to me. I think the Mattracks are going to be much more expensive and make the truck almost useless other than around the house/farm/property.

#5 nipper


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Posted 26 April 2012 - 11:11 PM

Matracks are 360lbs each wheel for light duty. Max speed 40 mph.

Er um, are we sitting down?


Prices for matracks for a automobile of some kind looks like they start at 26,000 dollars us. Can't imagine the drive on/off being much cheaper. Someone stole a set for a tahoe and they were valued at 27,000.

Looks like a set of sherpas may be cheaper :)

Edited by nipper, 26 April 2012 - 11:13 PM.

#6 nipper


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Posted 26 April 2012 - 11:16 PM


Those are about 10,000.00 USD

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