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Good, Bad, and What It's For
The trails around Adam’s hometown of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, include damp slick creek beds with rocks that make 38s look small. You can pretty much forget about traction and crawling in the wet season, it’s all about the thin pedal and momentum. Interestingly, the only parts that stand out are the ones Adam wants to change. The bright-yellow plastic seats didn’t turn out to be the hot ticket for bashing around in the rocks. They’re hard. Adam was originally worried about the weight of the 1/2-inch-thick skidplate but he’s found that the protection it offers was worth it. The smooth underside keeps the relatively low Willys from getting hung up on ledges and stumps.

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