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Off-Road Hardware - New Products - June 2010

Posted in Product Reviews on June 1, 2010
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CK Worldwide Gas Saver TIG Torch Accessories
If you're TIG welding sensitive metals such as titanium and stainless steel, you'll need increased shielding gas coverage around the weld. CK Worldwide offers its Gas Saver torch accessories to provide the needed gas coverage and to provide better visibility through the clear Pyrex cup.
• Cup diameters of up to 11/8-inches are available to provide increased gas coverage.
• Parts are available to fit most industry-standard TIG torch sizes
For more information, contact:
CK Worldwide
(800) 426-0877

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Daystar Camo Leveling Kits
Daystar makes a broad range of leveling kits for late-model vehicles, and now has a camouflage color option for many popular Ford, Dodge, and Jeep applications. Daystar's leveling kits are made in the USA.
• Urethane gives added ride height and insulates the chassis from squeaks and rattles
• Camouflage pays homage to the sportsman behind the wheel
For more information, contact:
Daystar Products International, Inc.
(800) 595-7659

Blitzkrieg Motorsports Chevy 1500 Stage Two Mid-Travel Kit
Chevy's 1500 2WD truck continues to be one of the most popular fullsize offerings on the market. Blitzkrieg Motorsports has a new mid-travel kit for these trucks. The Blitzkrieg kit increases suspension travel as well as durability. There is an optional King coilover available for this system which is custom-configured and custom-valved.
• Kit includes new upper control arm, fabricated knuckle, and steering kit
• One hundred-percent bolt-on; no welding, cutting, or fabrication is required for installation
For more information, contact:
Blitzkrieg Motorsports
(714) 630-0630

Superlift Systems for the new Ram Trucks
They're not Dodge Ram Trucks anymore, they're Ram Trucks. No doubt some genius executive got to retire on the bonus from that brilliant name game. Whatever they're called, these Mopar-built trucks have been durable and dependable for years and the tradition continues with the latest offerings. Superlift has embraced the new Rams with a lineup of suspension systems at 2-, 4-, and 6-inch lift heights.
• 2-inch systems clear 33-inch tires, 4-inch systems clear 35-inch tires, and 6-inch systems clear 37-inch tires
• Options include Superide shocks by Bilstein, multi-shock kits, and dual steering stabilizers
For more information, contact:
(800) 551-4955

Clinch Wallet Stays Slim
Fat wallets brimming with credit cards, business cards, and odds and ends can be bulky and annoying. The Clinch Wallet stores cards and other essentials securely and stays skinny while it's at it.
• A total of 16 places in which to store cash, cards, and documents
• Secure closure and chain ensure your stuff stays with you
For more information, contact:
Clinch Wallet

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Bully Dog Gauge Tuner
Bully Dog's latest is called the GT or Gauge Tuner. Four products in one, the GT can function as a power-adding downloader, and electronic tuning device, a gauge to monitor vehicle operating parameters, and as a driving coach.
• The GT works with many late-model vehicles, gas or diesel
• The driving coach function informs you of wasted vehicle energy and provides advice for adjusting driving habits
For more information, contact:
Bully Dog Technologies
(888) 934-8899

Camburg Performance Coilover Off-Road Systems
Camburg offers a line of performance off-road systems that add a coilover and an upper control arm to your truck or SUV. Completely bolt-on, these new parts add wheel travel, lift, and suspension control, bringing your off-road ride to a new level of performance.
• Chevy, Ford, Nissan, and Toyota applications available
• Adds up to four inches of lift depending on make and model
For more information, contact:
Camburg Engineering
(714) 848-8880

Benchmade Warn Edition
Warn makes great winches. Benchmade makes great knives. Benchmade's Warn edition lockblade knife will serve you well on the trail and in the shop.
For more information, contact:
Warn Industries

Yukon Bearing Pullers
Due to increased overseas competition over the last year, Yukon has re-sourced their U.S. supplier for bearing pullers. They still offer the same high-quality tool, with handy bench top stand, at a new suggested retail price of $296.55.
• These pullers remove carrier bearings safely and easily, saving them for reuse
• Yukon bearing pullers can handle applications from import cars up to one-ton trucks
For more information, contact:
Yukon Gear

Wyeth-Scott More Power Puller with Synthetic Rope
The More Power Puller is an alternative to electric and hydraulic winches, and it's now available with 5/16-inch Amsteel Blue synthetic rope.
• Comes with 35 feet of Amsteel Blue synthetic rope
• Capacities are a 3-ton dead lift and a 6-ton drag or pull
For more information, contact:
(740) 345-4528

Yakima's New Bike Carrier Options
Most of us are not one-dimensional dirt enthusiasts, and those who are into mountain bikes as well as trucks know it's not easy to carry your bike with you if you don't have an open, uncluttered pickup bed. Yakima has two new ways to take your muscle-powered, knobby-shod, two-wheel trail rig with you.
• The SpareTime spare-mounted carrier comes with a universal mounting plate to ensure the rack fits with all vertical rear-mounted spare tires
• The FrontLoader tray does not touch any part of the bicycle other than the front tire, and no wheel removal is needed to carry the bike
For more information, contact:

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Zone Offroad Six Inch '99-to-'06 Chevy 4WD Suspension System
Zone Offroad's 6-inch Chevy system rides and handles like an everyday driver but is built to withstand offroad use.
• CNC-machined steering knuckles are paired wth 1/4-inch thick crossmembers to create lift and match the factory geometry and appearance
• The front differential is supported, protected by a skid plate, and rotated for correct driveshaft U-joint geometry
For more information, contact:
Zone Offroad Products
(888) 998-ZONE

Pure Performance 2007+ Toyota Tundra PreRunner System
Getting two to four inches of additional ride height is easy. Making a better-controlled ride takes exhaustive testing and careful product development. Pure Performance offers its 3.0 PreRunner system for the latest-generation Toyota Tundra, bringing easy installation, better suspension control, and added ride height all into one package.
• Upper control arms feature a new rebuildable joint with a tapered stud to fit into the stock ball joint bore
• System includes Pure Performance Prodigy coilovers, upper control arms, Deaver mini leaf pack, expanded foam poly bump stops, and a differential drop kit
For more information, contact:
Pure Performance
(518) 270-9822

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