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Old 23-08-11, 03:41
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Default Navistar Defense LLP

I am currently in West Point Mississippi and could not help but wonder why there are so many MRAP vehs running around. Turns out this little town is a major manufacturing center for Navistar who builds these trucks on US Government contract. Have to check into it further, I assume they must be road test but everywhere I look there is one coming or going. I will try to get some pics up.
BTW, this town is also home to Mossy Oak outdoors gear for our hunting and fishing enthusiasts.
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1968 M274A5 Mule Baifield USMC
1966 M274A2 Mule BMY USMC
1958 M274 Mule Willys US Army
1970 M38A1 CDN3 70-08715 1 CSR
1981 MANAC 3/4T CDN trailer
1943 Converto Airborne Trailer
1983 M1009 CUCV

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and trucks and stuff and more stuff and and.......

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Old 23-08-11, 04:53
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The small gated community I am in (population approx 30,000 with only 2 banking machines and no swimming pool) also seems to have a large percentage of these MRAPs. I think there are more of them here than actual cars.

Rob in KAF.
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