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Old 09-05-2002, 12:42 PM
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Okay boys ... this is going to be a good one. My partner just purchased a brand spanking new YELLOW H2 Hummer. The truck is one bad ass vehicle! It actually surprised me in many ways! If you think it even resembles previous H1 Hummers - think again. Other than the nameplate and a faint resemblance to its predecessor - the two have nothing in common.

Now here's where it's going to get good. He plans to tow his 1999 Cigarette Tiger (900SC's and Speedmaster #6 drives) on a 3500 pound Myco trailer around with this Hummer. Don't get me wrong - the Hummer is awesome and looks awesome attached to the boat and trailer (see pic). But are all of you thinking what I'm thinking?? 13,000 pounds + Hummer = HumCig mashed potatoes out in left field at the bottom of the grade?

Just curious what the masses think ... ha ha. he's going to give me hell for this!
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Old 09-05-2002, 12:56 PM
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What is the tow rating for that thing? Schweeeeet lookin set up, but just wonderin if it is over capacity??
 
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That really doesn't look like a good combo...
What is that thing rated for anyway?
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Jeff, I am suprised...I thought with boat hooked up that thing would be riding on the rear tires, but it does not seem to be squatting that bad

However, when I look at that photo the only thing that comes to my mind is Tommy Boy (FAT GUY IN A LITTLE COAT)
LITTLE TRUCK WITH A FAT BOAT

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Hummmm...
 
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that Tigre is going to sqwaaaash it like a grape!!!!!
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Other then they're big blocks, what does it matter that they're 900SC's as far as towng is concerned?
 
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Conffussor say " MAN who toe cig with hummer end up with squashed toe!!!!
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Pulling NOOO Problemmm,

Stopping theres the problem,

Very nice rig
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If the total weigth was 6500lbs..he'd be okay...but my guess is that she weighs a weeee bit more than that...

Better get a smaller boat
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