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Old 11-04-2008, 02:44 PM   #1
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Baja Claws /the good, the bad and the ugly

I've found a lead on some 46" Baja Claws for a decent amount but I just can't make up my mind if I want to run them. I've never been impressed with Claws very much but the people that have them seam to love them. Just wondering what was so great about them.

Note: these will be going on my Tube Chassis with Rockwells if it matters any (not like I'm every going to finish it or anything).


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A buddy had some on his superdoody...they didn't wear right at all and didn't fair too well in the mud lol


I'd wait around for some 47" LTBs...
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I'd wait around for some 47" LTBs...

That is the tire I want. Just didn't know if I was missing a good deal or not.
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J. fraymond runs them on his rig. It is the red buggy at the top of the page in the banner.
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Almost all the BIGMEATS rig's in the conro/tomball i know and run with run them probly 10 plus rigs. Most run rockwells and they just point and go. If your wanting a tire that big. And you can get them a good price buy them and run them. Any tire with that much rubber on the ground well work.

Ntoe get them in a 16.5inch plus rim size.

I built my rig to run that tire. But there to ballonie for me.
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A buddy of mine run them on his blazer with 2.5ton rocks and uses them on the rocks and they do great. He is running 20" wheels since he has disk brakes.
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He wouldn't be able to turn if he put the on the zuk. The front tires would hit the back tires.
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By the time Jonas gets done with the Zuki I will be on my third set of tires on the buggy I haven't even started building yet!!!!


Think I'm going to hold off on the Claws. The more I think about it the more I remember them bringing the suck at Gilmer. Since that's where I do most of my wheeling I'm going to hold out for a set of 47" LTBs. By the time I get ready for tires I will have changed my mind fifty time anyways.



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It is kinda funny how he built his so quick. Maybe he just sold it to get it out of his yard.
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