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Old 20th March 2009, 14:06   #1
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Default Jeep Thrills 4th Anniversary Event

Hello TBHpians,

JEEPTHRILLS thanks all the members who have brought the group into its 4th Year.

We welcome you to the 4th Anniversary Celebrations.

The Itinerary

28th March 2009
1000-1300 - Garage Session I - Chassis/Engine/Gearbox/Tcase/PTO/Differential
1300-1430 - Lunch (at cost)
1430-1730 - Winch/Suspension/Q&A
1800-2030 - Drive to Adventure Zone (Night Stay+Dinner+Breakfast+Lunch = Rs850 per head)

29th March 2009

0800-1230 - OTR
1330-1430 - Lunch
1530-1700 - Rapelling & Rock Climbing
1730 - Drive back to Chennai

For further details
Maj SR Roy - Home
Arka - Arka@jeepthrills.in

Regards,

Arka
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Old 20th March 2009, 15:55   #2
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HI arka,
I couldnt make it last year. Hope to make it this year!! Congratulations to all the guys who thought and implimented this wonderful group called Jeep thrills:-)
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Hi Folks,

The JT 4th Anniversary was cool and we had gala time. Here is the video clip of the OTR in palar.




To my knowledge Arka, Vinod and headers are the people from TBHP participated in the event.
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Old 30th March 2009, 08:41   #4
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The JT anniversary was great. It was my first technical session i attended and learnt some good tips on suspension setups as well as engine etc..

The Palar OTR was good too and we guys had a great time.

Sand is a terrain that stresses the vehicle to the max and brings out the best in the driver.

Siva, where are the pictures?

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Old 30th March 2009, 11:38   #5
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As I was busy offroading, I didn't click any pictures or few with my mobile phone. Sorry I missed to click your heroic action out there in palar. I will upload the incline angle picture that we took in this evening as it was downloaded to my home, that will show the 60-65degree slope you concurred.

Anyway the few that I have is here

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I hope Vinod and Arka will come up with their version of pics which will be in much better quality.

Guys post your Jeep Thrills 4 Anniversary pictures here in this thread.

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Old 30th March 2009, 12:47   #6
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I will upload the incline angle picture that we took in this evening as it was downloaded to my home, that will show the 60-65degree slope you concurred.
Thats conquered sir..
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Thats conquered sir..
I meant concurred (it means coincident) only, as we landed on a terrain (dry sand with less run on space for diesel engines to pickup the top speed) with you having a light weight petrol vehicle which is undoubtedly good in pickup in short time/distance.

Oh yeah.. you did conquered the slop yesterday.
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hey guys,

Jeep thrills 4A OTR was a big success. I couldnt attend the technical session the day before due to family commitments but i made it to OTR. Will post my set of pics and videos soon. Was so tired yesterday that I couldnt upload pictures. Heat was killing!!

p.s I think we should name the palar trail as 'torture trail' as it tests the limits of machines and human's too!! Virtually every engine was overheating!!
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Was the technical session recorded? If yes, how can people get access to that recording/DC/DVD?

Nothing like participating in person but a recording would be equally good/next best thing for people who couldn't make it.
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@KS: AFAIK, the technical session was not recorded.
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Default 4A - What Makes a JEEP

Hello TBhpians,

On Saturday we had the annual Tech Sessions.

The following points were discussed in and Q&A session.

1) Differential/Axles/FFRA

2) Steering Angle/Caster/Camber/Toe

3) Universal Joints/CV Joints and Propeller Shaft.

Regards,

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I missed this session Would have been a learning session with experts like Patrik sir, Arka, Headers etc. One must not go thankless to Md.Ali the technical support mechanic who is always there on every OTR to set if anything goes wrong!

Guys more pics please...

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Technical session looks very informative. Hats off to Arka for organizing the same. Looking forward to more snaps of the OTR.
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@KS: AFAIK, the technical session was not recorded.

Oops..i meant it was not video recorded..thanks for the pics arka

Have any, of the OTR?
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Aarrggr! I am so jealous. Next time I am flying in, it won't be the first time. This kind of knowledge can't be picked up reading over Internet.
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