I recently decided to start a series of videos on my Youtube channel. ToolTips with Nate. I’ll be taking less common tools, and showing folks what they are and what they’re for! You can find a playlist here!
The axle tube seals on my rear D44 were shot. They’d been leaking slowly for quite some time. Replacing them requires removing the bearings as well, so I had to get the bearing kits, and arrange some time with a buddy with a press. What I didnt realize is that my bearings were SHOT! SO […]
I wondered if the rear D44 in my LJ had a trac-lok or not. Internet lore suggested that it did, but I wanted to be certain. I had the rear shafts out to replace seals/bearings anyway, so I pulled the cover and replaced the fluid while I was at it. Perfect time to see if […]
Hey folks, we’re just past Christmas, and one of the few SWBCrawler related gifts I received (aside from a really nice set to ratcheting wrenches) was a set of the J.T. Brooks Pro tire deflators. Now, getting the air out of your tires seems easy enough right? I did it manually for years, and then […]
I recorded this video during one of our family runs to the Anthracite Outdoor Adventure Area. Part of it is gimbal, the rest is stationary. BA is a fun trail, that I like to hit when we’re at AOAA. You also get to experience my wife’s singing, to keep the kids calm in the rocks. […]