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Posted: 9/12/2010 10:58:32 PM EST
Link Posted: 9/12/2010 11:05:51 PM EST
Canada has an army?
Link Posted: 9/12/2010 11:05:54 PM EST
That was awesome! I wish it were that easy for every vehicle! im sure there were some pre planned properly placed clevis pins.
Link Posted: 9/12/2010 11:07:36 PM EST
Pretty cool eh.
Link Posted: 9/12/2010 11:08:40 PM EST

Originally Posted By freeride21a:
That was awesome! I wish it were that easy for every vehicle! im sure there were some pre planned properly placed clevis pins.

i'm assuming there was a special valve for the radiator.
Link Posted: 9/12/2010 11:15:10 PM EST
They sure snugged down those lug nuts...
Link Posted: 9/12/2010 11:31:14 PM EST
That was pretty cool
Link Posted: 9/12/2010 11:37:44 PM EST
Canada still uses Jeeps?
Link Posted: 9/12/2010 11:58:11 PM EST
Originally Posted By vanilla_gorilla:
Canada has an army?


Yeah, they don't fight but they're a hell of a lot more efficient than the UAW & CAW.
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 12:50:01 AM EST
Only in a Jeep!
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 12:53:59 AM EST
How many Canadians does it take to disassemble and reassemble a jeep in under four minutes?


Well now we know.
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 3:27:00 AM EST
Is there a big demand for that in Canada or something?
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 6:10:11 AM EST
Originally Posted By reelserious:
Is there a big demand for that in Canada or something?


Since Canada's global force projection strategy depends on everything fitting into canoes, yes.
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 6:15:01 AM EST
Just saw that the other day on FB.

Kinda cool, actually.
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 6:17:36 AM EST
Originally Posted By shocktrp:
Originally Posted By vanilla_gorilla:
Canada has an army?


Yeah, they don't fight but they're a hell of a lot more efficient than the UAW & CAW.


I rip on Canada a lot for siding with France and Germany by sitting out the Iraq war, but you can't slight their Army for not fighting in Afghanistan. They are punching way above their weight there.

Link Posted: 9/13/2010 6:20:45 AM EST
[Last Edit: 9/13/2010 6:20:59 AM EST by 40xb-shooter]
Originally Posted By weptek911:
Originally Posted By shocktrp:
Originally Posted By vanilla_gorilla:
Canada has an army?


Yeah, they don't fight but they're a hell of a lot more efficient than the UAW & CAW.


I rip on Canada a lot for siding with France and Germany by sitting out the Iraq war, but you can't slight their Army for not fighting in Afghanistan. They are punching way above their weight there.



Yeah they are...by bringing water to the real soldiers.
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 6:22:00 AM EST
Yea... looks cool, but not really impressive.


Too much stuff as been disconnected or loosened or just outright removed beforehand.


Even some important stuff... like... radiator coolant.


All in all that "jeep" couldn't be driven more than a handful of miles before it came apart or locked up the motor.
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 6:28:47 AM EST
Originally Posted By 40xb-shooter:
Originally Posted By weptek911:
Originally Posted By shocktrp:
Originally Posted By vanilla_gorilla:
Canada has an army?


Yeah, they don't fight but they're a hell of a lot more efficient than the UAW & CAW.


I rip on Canada a lot for siding with France and Germany by sitting out the Iraq war, but you can't slight their Army for not fighting in Afghanistan. They are punching way above their weight there.



Yeah they are...by bringing water to the real soldiers.


Watch out ... cause thems fighting wordings Boy
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 6:30:51 AM EST

Originally Posted By LoneCoyoteHunter:
Originally Posted By 40xb-shooter:
Originally Posted By weptek911:
Originally Posted By shocktrp:
Originally Posted By vanilla_gorilla:
Canada has an army?


Yeah, they don't fight but they're a hell of a lot more efficient than the UAW & CAW.


I rip on Canada a lot for siding with France and Germany by sitting out the Iraq war, but you can't slight their Army for not fighting in Afghanistan. They are punching way above their weight there.



Yeah they are...by bringing water to the real soldiers.


Watch out ... cause thems fighting wordings Boy

How much water can flying squirrels and a Møøse carry?
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 6:32:58 AM EST
Probably quick-connect fittings on the radiator that don't let coolant flow from either end if it's disconnected.
Whole lotta quick-pins.
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 6:33:30 AM EST
Originally Posted By 40xb-shooter:
Originally Posted By weptek911:
Originally Posted By shocktrp:
Originally Posted By vanilla_gorilla:
Canada has an army?


Yeah, they don't fight but they're a hell of a lot more efficient than the UAW & CAW.


I rip on Canada a lot for siding with France and Germany by sitting out the Iraq war, but you can't slight their Army for not fighting in Afghanistan. They are punching way above their weight there.



Yeah they are...by bringing water to the real soldiers.


Have you been to Afghanistan? Lots of Canadian soldiers have, and they are in the fight.
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 6:35:56 AM EST
They made a lot of changes to that Jeep.

A factory CDN M38A1 or CJ-5 does not break down that easy.

Av.
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 6:40:57 AM EST
Wow this thread turned quick
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 6:44:30 AM EST
Originally Posted By FightingHellfish:
Originally Posted By 40xb-shooter:
Originally Posted By weptek911:
Originally Posted By shocktrp:
Originally Posted By vanilla_gorilla:
Canada has an army?


Yeah, they don't fight but they're a hell of a lot more efficient than the UAW & CAW.


I rip on Canada a lot for siding with France and Germany by sitting out the Iraq war, but you can't slight their Army for not fighting in Afghanistan. They are punching way above their weight there.



Yeah they are...by bringing water to the real soldiers.


Have you been to Afghanistan? Lots of Canadian soldiers have, and they are in the fight.


I was reading this as good-natured ribbing, like friends do to one another. I guess these guys are actually just ignorant pricks.
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 6:46:56 AM EST
Originally Posted By Avalon01:
They made a lot of changes to that Jeep.

A factory CDN M38A1 or CJ-5 does not break down that easy.

Av.


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I'm glad someone gets it. There is a LOT of custom stuff about that Jeep.
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 6:48:15 AM EST
Originally Posted By vanilla_gorilla:
Canada has an army?


First post and all that.
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 6:53:28 AM EST
So what's the rest of the Army using for a vehicle while these guys have the jeep?

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Link Posted: 9/13/2010 7:05:55 AM EST
Canada: Fuck YEAH

Link Posted: 9/13/2010 7:13:59 AM EST
Originally Posted By SIRIUS1:
Pretty cool eh.


Link Posted: 9/13/2010 7:28:58 AM EST

Originally Posted By BossMaverick:
Canada still uses Jeeps?

GWagens


Link Posted: 9/13/2010 7:48:05 AM EST

Originally Posted By BossMaverick:
Canada still uses Jeeps?

Fuck no.




Link Posted: 9/13/2010 7:49:07 AM EST
Originally Posted By targettarget:

Originally Posted By BossMaverick:
Canada still uses Jeeps?

Fuck no.

http://img201.imageshack.us/img201/9089/p1030710.jpg

http://img228.imageshack.us/img228/6622/p1030702s.jpg


DO WANT! I am digging that thing right there.
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 7:50:38 AM EST
Originally Posted By FightingHellfish:
Originally Posted By 40xb-shooter:
Originally Posted By weptek911:
Originally Posted By shocktrp:
Originally Posted By vanilla_gorilla:
Canada has an army?


Yeah, they don't fight but they're a hell of a lot more efficient than the UAW & CAW.


I rip on Canada a lot for siding with France and Germany by sitting out the Iraq war, but you can't slight their Army for not fighting in Afghanistan. They are punching way above their weight there.



Yeah they are...by bringing water to the real soldiers.


Have you been to Afghanistan? Lots of Canadian soldiers have, and they are in the fight.


Jeez man it was a joke. Lighten up Francis.
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 7:51:40 AM EST
I wish I could still get one of those old jeeps at a decent price. Then again I am not sure I want the one from the video. ^_^

That was a pretty cool display. How often do you see a military drill team (besides bands and rifle spinners) just go out and do something to entertain/inspire the civilian populace in our country. Might not be a bad recruitment tool to show off techincal skill and precision instead of commercials showing Marines fighting balrogs or whatever that lava monster was and Army comercials talking about how useful your training will be when you get out like the Army is some kind of VOTech school in ACUs.
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 7:51:40 AM EST
Originally Posted By targettarget:

Originally Posted By BossMaverick:
Canada still uses Jeeps?

Fuck no.

http://img201.imageshack.us/img201/9089/p1030710.jpg

http://img228.imageshack.us/img228/6622/p1030702s.jpg


Merc. G-Wagon FTW
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 7:52:40 AM EST
Thats sweet......dont ya know.
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 8:22:04 AM EST
Originally Posted By targettarget:

Originally Posted By BossMaverick:
Canada still uses Jeeps?

Fuck no.

http://img201.imageshack.us/img201/9089/p1030710.jpg

http://img228.imageshack.us/img228/6622/p1030702s.jpg


I've seen alot of Canadian CUCV 2's at Grayling.
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 8:24:28 AM EST

Originally Posted By Aikibiker:
I wish I could still get one of those old jeeps at a decent price. Then again I am not sure I want the one from the video. ^_^

That was a pretty cool display. How often do you see a military drill team (besides bands and rifle spinners) just go out and do something to entertain/inspire the civilian populace in our country. Might not be a bad recruitment tool to show off techincal skill and precision instead of commercials showing Marines fighting balrogs or whatever that lava monster was and Army comercials talking about how useful your training will be when you get out like the Army is some kind of VOTech school in ACUs.

Better yet, The United States' Navy: A Global Force for Good


Link Posted: 9/13/2010 8:32:09 AM EST
Shit. I've spent an entire afternoon just changing my oil and doing regular maintenance.
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 9:21:08 AM EST
Originally Posted By fiver:
Shit. I've spent an entire afternoon just changing my oil and doing regular maintenance.


Is that because you are in high school and sitting in shop class all day or because you are slow?
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 10:49:49 AM EST
Originally Posted By vanilla_gorilla:
Canada has an army?


Yup. And in my experience they are professional and well trained. I spoke with a few in Afghanistan and they were very mission oriented, reality based kinda guys. They carry the C7, which is a 20" flattop M16 with a CAR stock and an ELCAN sight. It seems to be a very practical setup.



Canada has fought hard alongside America in pretty much every little scuffle we've managed to get ourselves into. While we may disagree with some of our neighbor's internal politics, they are a staunch ally and a freer place than most nations.
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 10:52:41 AM EST
Pretty cool.

Canada is ehhhhhhhh ok with me

Link Posted: 9/13/2010 10:57:15 AM EST

Originally Posted By RockSix:
Originally Posted By targettarget:

Originally Posted By BossMaverick:
Canada still uses Jeeps?

Fuck no.

http://img201.imageshack.us/img201/9089/p1030710.jpg

http://img228.imageshack.us/img228/6622/p1030702s.jpg


I've seen alot of Canadian CUCV 2's at Grayling.

Recently?

I've only ever seen one at a museum, that was it.

Link Posted: 9/13/2010 11:18:38 AM EST

Originally Posted By bluefalcon:
Originally Posted By vanilla_gorilla:
Canada has an army?


Yup. And in my experience they are professional and well trained. I spoke with a few in Afghanistan and they were very mission oriented, reality based kinda guys. They carry the C7, which is a 20" flattop M16 with a CAR stock and an ELCAN sight. It seems to be a very practical setup.

http://www.coltcanada.com/Images/c7-annot.gif

Canada has fought hard alongside America in pretty much every little scuffle we've managed to get ourselves into. While we may disagree with some of our neighbor's internal politics, they are a staunch ally and a freer place than most nations.

And these too!




Link Posted: 9/13/2010 11:25:21 AM EST
Originally Posted By targettarget:

Originally Posted By BossMaverick:
Canada still uses Jeeps?

Fuck no.

http://img201.imageshack.us/img201/9089/p1030710.jpg

http://img228.imageshack.us/img228/6622/p1030702s.jpg


Do they ever surplus those GWagens?
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 11:26:33 AM EST
Originally Posted By vanilla_gorilla:
Canada has an army?


Yep. And you just saw 95% of it.
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 11:27:54 AM EST

Originally Posted By 96Ag:
Originally Posted By targettarget:

Originally Posted By BossMaverick:
Canada still uses Jeeps?

Fuck no.

http://img201.imageshack.us/img201/9089/p1030710.jpg

http://img228.imageshack.us/img228/6622/p1030702s.jpg


Do they ever surplus those GWagens?

Geez, they just got them a couple of years ago.

The Iltis VWs they used to have had such a rep for flipping in corners that most were torched instead of being sold off.
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 11:34:05 AM EST
I wish I could tear apart a car that quick
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 11:50:17 AM EST

Originally Posted By TheGerman:
Originally Posted By vanilla_gorilla:
Canada has an army?


Yep. And you just saw 95% of it.

You're just pissed because a run-of-the-mill US swat team is better then the GSG-9.
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 11:58:45 AM EST
Originally Posted By TheCanuck:
Wow this thread turned quick


I appreciated the video for what it was.
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 11:59:38 AM EST
this is how one US factory produced 2000 jeeps a day in WW1 during a recession.
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