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Flinky

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Alberta, Canada
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Genna
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#977
I started this build with one thing in mind, sport adventures. I professionally race Stand Up paddle boards, surf, mountain bike, camp, and do some light off-roading. On top of all of my equipment, I have to fit in my 5 year old Rotti and my 6 year old Morkie. I drive A LOT of highway km so I am trying to balance off-road capabilities with drivability.

2017 Double Cab Long Bed TRD Sport 4x4
Midnight Black

Upgrades Chronologically:

-16" Method NV matte Black
-265/75/R16 BF K02's
-Pro Grille
-Added tint to all windows (clear UV tint on front windows)
- Fox 2.0 Coil Overs w/ 2" lift
-Fox 2.0 rear shocks w/ resi (added lift leaf w/ 2" lift)
-Prinsu Cab Rack with light bar cut out
-ARE Canopy (windoor with slider, sliding pop down front window, rack track, carpet interior)
-Prinsu Top Rack
-Prinsu Load Panels x2
- 2x 5' Tepui Awnings
- Baja Designs Sport Fog Lights
- Stickers from my favourite stops (its not a surf truck without stickers)
- RCI Steel Bolt On Sliders (New)

Future Upgrades:

-Sliders
-Skid plates
-Slimline front bumper w/winch
-Headlights
-30' Lightbar

Trips:

Park City, UT (Mountain Biking)
Fruita, CO (off-roading and Mountain Biking)
Moab, UT (Off-roading & Mountain Biking)
California 4x - (Surf trips & Mountain Biking)
Squamish (Mountain Biking)
Whistler (Mountain Biking)
Trans Alta Trail, Alberta (off-roading)


Companies I love so far:

Prinsu
Baja Designs
Method

Shops:
KRave Automotive (Based out of Calgary, Alberta)
- They know their stuff and are great guys
Canopy West (South Edmonton, Alberta)
- Helped me to find the perfect canopy for my sports adventures


Photos are in chronological order showing the changes over the last year.

Absolutely in love with my Tacoma. Can't wait for more adventures. If you own a tacoma and I see you on the road, I am going to wave.

What are you favourite products and upgrades?
 

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Flinky

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Genna
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Nice build.

Thanks. It has been fun so far. Haven't done anything to a vehicle I have owned since my van build and my old ass ranger (when I was a kid.) Never realized the rabbit hole I was going down when I bought the Tacoma lol.
 

Tyler

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Your build looks sick so far. I love how adventurous it is and that you listed your MTB trips. I don't see many Taco waves going on yet, but I'm gonna start initiating them. Welcome to T3G.
 

Flinky

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Genna
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#977
Your build looks sick so far. I love how adventurous it is and that you listed your MTB trips. I don't see many Taco waves going on yet, but I'm gonna start initiating them. Welcome to T3G.


Thanks! just got some put some RCI sliders on a few weeks back. Pretty excited to get a big more trail armour so we can take it to some harder spots in the summer.
 
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