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Handy locker switch mod for TJ Rubicons

On my trip to Johnson Valley last weekend, I found myself without a front locker as the 4WD low signal from the transfer case (Atlas) decided to stop working.  For reference, the TJ Rubicon lockers are set up to not … Continue reading

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Ham cram sessions coming up in the next couple months

For folks looking for a ham cram class, here are a couple coming up soon. The first seems to be limited to residents of Alameda County, the other one is open: http://esharc.org/hamcram.php http://www.baears.com/index.php?option=com_seminar&Itemid=60  

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April 2015 meeting audio transcript

Audio from our 2015 meeting available here: Madhatters April 2015 Highlights of meeting: Good trip to Lost Coast in spite of the low turnout Carnegie shakedown run led by Mike Cline went well – Josh had a good time in particular … Continue reading

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Update on Tahoe NF lawsuit against OHV groups

For those curious how this suit is going that we contributed $$ to, I pinged Bebe for an update on Pirate: We are awaiting a Calendar Date for our Appeal Hearing. The New case number for the 9th Circuit is: … Continue reading

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March 2015 club meeting audio transcript

Audio from the March 2015 Madhatters meeting is now available here: http://madhatters4x4.com/blog1/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/madhatters-2015-03.mp3 Highlights: Report from RTF Black Tie and Boots Report from Wrenching Day at Tom’s Rene gets the boner for throwing wine on Amy Trip plans from April thru August … Continue reading

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February Mudslinger posted

Courtesy of Dustin, here’s the February 2015  Mudslinger

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January Mudslinger posted

Courtesy of Dustin, here’s the January Mudslinger February Mudslinger to follow shortly.

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Finalized 2015 run and event calendar

Also on the website at: http://madhatters4x4.com/calendar.html   Month / Day Run Description Trail Boss January 23-25 27 31 Cal4 Event / Club Run – Winter Fun Fest –  We will be running the event raffle. –  We will be doing the … Continue reading

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King of the Hammers 2015 trip report

This was a long week trip, so I’ll split it up by days and encourage the other folks who were there to chip in more details. I’ll probably miss a whole bunch of details, but here is pretty much the … Continue reading

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February 2015 meeting audio now available

You can listen to the February 2015 meeting here: http://madhatters4x4.com/blog1/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Feb-2015-Mtg.mp3   Highlights from the meeting: 2015 club dues are being collected now. Dues are $115 plus an optional $15 if you also want to join CORVA ($130 total). Madhatters who are Cal … Continue reading

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