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Originally Posted by Aaron I'm definitely down. My truck should be able to handle a bit more than last time ...


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Old 10-10-2017, 01:55 PM   #11 (permalink)
 
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I'm definitely down. My truck should be able to handle a bit more than last time (when it almost came apart on the freeway )

Maybe late this month or early next sound good?
Yah, that was sketchy!!

November or possibly early December would prob work best. I'll text ya.
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Paid the awesome crew at Deaver Suspension a visit today for some custom touches to my leaf packs. Don't get me wrong, these things are killer right out of the box but Deaver is in my backyard, so why not take it a step further.

They pulled the leaf packs apart and completely graphite coated them. They also added a couple teflon pads around certain parts of the leafs at my request. The graphite coating helps the springs cycle a bit smoother. Is all this practical or necessary?? Not at all... but neither are raptors in the first place! These extra steps are usually requested by guys with race trucks running leafs that want optimum performance but probably overkill for a raptor application. I'm sure they can provide this service for anyone wanting it at an added expense obviously.







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Great purpose looking truck. Great write up.
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Awesome set up as always

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Time to ramp up the preload on the @svc Coil Adjustment System to keep the nose out of the dirt. The adjustability makes a lot of sense.



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