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Old 10-26-2009, 10:04 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I am running a 2" challenger track this year and was wondering if i should be using ice scratchers. Im not very familiar with ice scratchers and this is why im asking. Thanks
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I am running a 2" challenger track this year and was wondering if i should be using ice scratchers. Im not very familiar with ice scratchers and this is why im asking. Thanks[/b]
Why the hell did you install a 2" track to run on Ice?
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I didnt put a paddle track to run on ice... As i stated before i am not very familiar with the uses of ice scrathers. I have read many posts of people using them on their mountain sled for use on trails, which is why im asking. NOT for ice.
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run them on mine. A steady 100* all day no matter what conditions
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Alright thanks, thats what i was looking for bigpappa. Any recommendations on which ones to use?
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Alright thanks, thats what i was looking for bigpappa. Any recommendations on which ones to use?[/b]
checkout "Slide kicks" they are reverse friendly lol. the others are ridgid springs and will snap if you back up with them down.
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dont use RSIs. Mine always loosened up even with red loctite. I suggest a bolt and Nut style found over on Sno-west.
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Poppa - what was your sled running for temps before? Or do you even know? Awesome sled btw

I have been meaning to get some sliders to try and cut some temps and get some more life out of the sliders. After a bit of looking i found these, I have heard nothing but good things about em, cheap too.

http://www.snowest.com/forum/showthread.php?t=62293
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Seeing 130* all the time/ Then installed the scrachters and 100*. Rode home last year and it was 45* out and real low conditions and ran 100* never over a tad higher.
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