Off Road Podcast Episode 128 - Keepin it clean

Welcome to the Off Road Podcast. I'm your host, Aaron. Today we will be exploring the off road world-- whether you like crawling up rock ledges or enjoy exploring the backroads with your family. Stay with us to find out events in your area, off road news, and topics to interest every guy & girl who craves the outdoors as seen through the windshield. I am here with my co-host Joe.  How are you guys doing tonight?

Anyone done anything exciting?

  • Aaron - Attended the 8th annual Snow Jam.  Bought a new gun again.  I don’t know how this keeps happening.  Worked on #thebeetleproject

  • Joe - Wrapped up duck season in PA, looking forward to the Great American outdoor show, wow I have a boring life…

Events and happenings

  • King of the Hammers- February 3rd-11th in Johnson Valley.

  • Dayton Off-road expo January 14-15th at Roberts centre in Wilmington,OH

  • PNW Sportsman Show Jan 25-29 at Puyallup Fair grounds, Feb 8-12 at Portland Expo Center, & March 2-5 at Deschutes County Fairgrounds

  • Great American Outdoor Show- February 4th-12th 2017 in Harrisburg, PA

  • Spanaway Moonshiners 35th Annual Swap Meet- 3/12/17 at the Washington State Fair & Events Center Puyallup, WA

  • The Washington Gambler 500 Main Event, June 23-25, more details to come.

  • The Oregon OG500 is July 15&16 starting and ending in Portland, OR.  No registration, unlimited entries, starting point released later, more details to come.

  • Midsouth Jeeps Spring Run April 1st, Seymour, Missouri at SMORR (Southern Missouri Off Road Ranch)

  • NW Overland Rally June 15-18 in Plain, WA

Next week Ben will have a special announcement .

  • County Line Offroaders 8th Annual Snow Jam-Jan 14th Ends @ Elbe Hills Off Road Park in Washington State (Food, Raffles, & Prizes)

How was it.  Not too bad.  Some long lines that tied things up.  Won some raffle prizes.  Didn’t do so hot at the poker run part.

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Amazon link of the week

Tri Fold Camp Shovel

What has been bought on Amazon!

Leupold Rifleman Low Scope Rings

Irish Spring Deodorant Soap

Stanley Torx T20 Screwdriver

BLACKHAWK! Men's S.O.L.A.G. Heavy Duty with Kevlar Tactical Gloves


Ben's Rant of the week

Always carry a full size spare tire and the equipment to change it (cough)like a jack(cough).

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Tech tip

Youtube!  If you don’t know how to do something on your rig, check youtube!  Watch 2-3 different videos to get a different perspective.  Sometimes you might find out that one of the youtubers isn’t very good and you might not take their advice.

Main Topic

Building A Trail Spill Kit

  • A box of latex gloves

  • Shovels

  • Garbage bags

  • A box of some sort to put the filled bags in

  • A bag of Absorb All or kitty litter

  • Brake or carb cleaner to clean any tools

  • Paper towels

  • Orange hand cleaner and water to wash hands with

  • If available to you Oil Dri mats or Pig mats

  • 5 Gallon bucket

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Closing Statements

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