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January 2008 Off-Road Products - New Products

Posted in Product Reviews on January 1, 2008
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Looking for more storage on your FJ? The Cruiser Roof Rack Lockbox by Tuffy Security Products is designed to mount to the factory roof rack on the Toyota FJ Cruiser. This weather-resistant roof-rack box provides lockable storage for valuables without sacrificing space inside the vehicle. It is constructed of lightweight, fully welded aluminum and features Tuffy's Pry-Guard II lock-and-latch system. A stylish wind fairing is included with each roof rack box to improve aerodynamics. Mounting clamps are provided to mount to the factory roof rack.

For more information, contact: Tuffy Security Products, (800) 348-8339,

Get ready to experience the world's first automatic portable compressors: the Viair 400P-Automatic (2.54 cfm, 33-percent duty cycle) and 450P-Automatic (1.66 cfm, 100-percent duty cycle). These new automatic portable compressors offer automatic shutoff to simplify tire filling in a revolutionary way. Rather than rushing from the tire back to the compressor to shut it off, all you'll have to do is let the compressor run. The automatic function of the 400P-Automatic will turn the unit on and off for you, while you move from tire to tire. This is especially useful for applications where compressor speed and long run time are desirable. Both units are capable of 150-psi maximum working pressure and come with their own gas-station-style tire-inflation gun with high-performance air-pressure gauge on board. Additionally, the 400P-Automatic and 450P-Automatic portables come with heavy-duty battery-connection cables, an inflation tips kit, heavy-duty sand tray with rubber overmold, and a heavy-duty storage bag for added portability.

For more information, contact: Viair Corp., (949) 582-6868,

Fourtreks new Modular GPS Mount allows you to mount your GPS unit on the dash-bar tubing. This mount features an aluminum clamp ring and an aluminum GPS adapter bar. The bar mounts any GPS unit of your choice. The aluminum rings will fit tubing diameters from 1 to 2-1/4 inches. All hardware is stainless steel. It's a perfect mounting solution for trail rigs, sandrails, and desert race vehicles.

For more information, contact: Fourtreks, (818) 517-6145,

How many times have you seen an incredible suspension system fail because of a weak point, or should we say joint? CST has just released a race-quality ball joint for prerunner, lifted-truck, and light race-vehicle applications. The CST Pro-Joint's durable design is ideal for dual-shock upper-control-arm applications. High-strength materials, extreme pivot-angle capability, and sealed design make the Pro-Joint superior to uniballs.

Some of the features include a standard Moog bolt pattern, a heat-treated 4340 pin with a true spherical ball, a 4140 high-misalignment housing and top plate, a replaceable Delrin wear bushing, and a custom-molded rubber grease bolt.

For more information, contact: CST Performance Suspension, (951) 328-9902,

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