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Old January 11th, 2011, 10:07 AM   #101
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yea those were the shocks out of the mud truck.they were never used. he is building a rear steer 14 bolt with extremeoffroad billet inner and outer knuckles.keeping the front 60 he already has built for now.
I meant rear, but I drink so....I really like how it's turning out, that's real close to what I had planned. Wish I had the time and resources to knock one of these out in a month.
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Old January 11th, 2011, 07:57 PM   #102
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thanks for all the comments guys i really appreciate it. yes it is comming along fast but i am usually welding by 4am and quit at 6 or 7 pm 6 days a week (obsessed like a crack head) I figure i am going to have ruffly 4500 to 5000 in this minus rear steer setup axel and controls. I have been lucky sold the S-10 body for 1500 and the shocks and link bars for 1800 . I do like BIG SHOCKS on my rig for many reasons as stated by erin. EVERY THING MECHANICAL BREAKS. and i have seen some break but Jarod builds shocks, he does not put your limit straps on for you or set your rig up correctly that is your job! if I roll this thing and all that happens is a bent shock I hope it makes YOUTUBE because my shock will be fixed the next day whether its mine or your BIG SHOCK. I run a business and service is KING
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Old January 11th, 2011, 09:17 PM   #103
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I was staring at this picture for a while admiring the work, then I finally noticed the black cat on the tire.

Keep up the good work!
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Old January 11th, 2011, 10:43 PM   #104
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thanks for all the comments guys i really appreciate it. yes it is comming along fast but i am usually welding by 4am and quit at 6 or 7 pm 6 days a week (obsessed like a crack head) I figure i am going to have ruffly 4500 to 5000 in this minus rear steer setup axel and controls. I have been lucky sold the S-10 body for 1500 and the shocks and link bars for 1800 . I do like BIG SHOCKS on my rig for many reasons as stated by erin. EVERY THING MECHANICAL BREAKS. and i have seen some break but Jarod builds shocks, he does not put your limit straps on for you or set your rig up correctly that is your job! if I roll this thing and all that happens is a bent shock I hope it makes YOUTUBE because my shock will be fixed the next day whether its mine or your BIG SHOCK. I run a business and service is KING
rite on. Jarrod is a good guy that will stand behind anything he build's!! the buggy look's great, can't wait to see it done.
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Old January 13th, 2011, 10:42 AM   #105
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were is the new pictures? dash design, side bars and the hydro? i know that is done.
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Old January 13th, 2011, 03:40 PM   #106
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were is the new pictures? dash design, side bars and the hydro? i know that is done.
hes to busy working on his rig to take pics and talk about it online is my guess
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Old January 18th, 2011, 07:32 AM   #107
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Well, after drooling over the pics, I might just as well drive the 2 miles over there and take a look see some night after work :)
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Old January 21st, 2011, 04:17 PM   #108
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this thread is begining to piss me off. post some new damn pics!
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Old January 21st, 2011, 05:04 PM   #109
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I was staring at this picture for a while admiring the work, then I finally noticed the black cat on the tire.

Keep up the good work!
Looks like he has a name for his rig now. The Black Cat.

On a serious note... LOOKS GREAT...
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Old January 24th, 2011, 09:52 AM   #110
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thats why he is called crosseyed cat. talked to him a couple days ago and he had to do a concrete job. so nothing was done on this last week.he should be back at it soon.
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Old January 25th, 2011, 07:57 PM   #111
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Got back at it sat and some monday things are slowing down now that the finish stuff is starting. All the interior is built to remove for repair . which has added some time figuring things out.going to skin the dash and center console, shifters are installed and working. got a 4 x 8 sheet of aluminum today for gas tank will cut and mock up tank but will have it tiged because i dont have the skills or the patence

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Old January 25th, 2011, 10:57 PM   #112
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That is awesome. I've been in my garage all night bending tube making my cage and it took me 3 hours to make what looks like 3 bends Your buggy would take me 3 years!
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Old January 26th, 2011, 01:41 PM   #113
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looks good.
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Old January 27th, 2011, 04:00 PM   #114
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Old January 31st, 2011, 05:31 PM   #115
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were is the updates?
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Old February 3rd, 2011, 08:47 PM   #116
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small progress on the buggie just little stuff lately . i did pick up a cool project for a friend who is building a big tractor bar mud truck . Im getting the frame to this point and he is taking over from here . finish weld friday and will be back on the lynx until its ready to go to dog party 2

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Old February 3rd, 2011, 08:56 PM   #117
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Nice work! What are tool you using for cutting your notches?
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Nice work! What are tool you using for cutting your notches?
i have a tube notcher but the tubes in the frame with extreme angles i use a plasma cutter ,getting so their is little grinding to touch up -after a bunch of ugly ones
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Old February 4th, 2011, 05:44 AM   #119
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Looks great. Keep up the work.
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Old February 4th, 2011, 06:17 AM   #120
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