TREC racer 618 - Page 6 - Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest

Go Back   Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest > 4x4 Talk > Rig Builds and Pics
GL4x4 Live! GL4x4 Casino

Rig Builds and Pics Introduce your rig or post a buildup here.

greatlakes4x4.com is the premier Great Lakes 4x4 Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Search
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old February 19th, 2012, 04:14 PM   #101
hosejockey4506
Visiting Admin
 
hosejockey4506's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: fenton
Posts: 8,846
iTrader: (43)
Mentioned: 7 Post(s)
Default

back from the dead,

new
-trans
-brakes
-t case rebuild
-rear yoke
- rear driveline
- trussing the rear axle
- rebuild the shocks
- more cage tubes around the passengers

all needed plus general race prep in less then 40 days.
hosejockey4506 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old February 19th, 2012, 05:03 PM   #102
jhnyquest
goof ball
 
jhnyquest's Avatar
 
Join Date: 05-26-08
Location: West Olive
Posts: 26,421
iTrader: (18)
Mentioned: 9 Post(s)
Default

Pics or lies.
__________________
...
jhnyquest is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 19th, 2012, 06:08 PM   #103
hosejockey4506
Visiting Admin
 
hosejockey4506's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: fenton
Posts: 8,846
iTrader: (43)
Mentioned: 7 Post(s)
Default

I can't upload from my phone I will later
hosejockey4506 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 19th, 2012, 06:13 PM   #104
hosejockey4506
Visiting Admin
 
hosejockey4506's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: fenton
Posts: 8,846
iTrader: (43)
Mentioned: 7 Post(s)
Default

For Facebook people you can follow is at "Gilbert brothers Motorsports " and see pics right away.
hosejockey4506 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 19th, 2012, 06:27 PM   #105
jhnyquest
goof ball
 
jhnyquest's Avatar
 
Join Date: 05-26-08
Location: West Olive
Posts: 26,421
iTrader: (18)
Mentioned: 9 Post(s)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by hosejockey4506 View Post
I can't upload from my phone I will later
phone pics
__________________
...
jhnyquest is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 19th, 2012, 06:51 PM   #106
hosejockey4506
Visiting Admin
 
hosejockey4506's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: fenton
Posts: 8,846
iTrader: (43)
Mentioned: 7 Post(s)
Default

Its a DROID x has decent camera
hosejockey4506 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 20th, 2012, 01:20 PM   #107
hosejockey4506
Visiting Admin
 
hosejockey4506's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: fenton
Posts: 8,846
iTrader: (43)
Mentioned: 7 Post(s)
Default

before tear down.
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	jeep rebuild.jpg
Views:	298
Size:	43.3 KB
ID:	89425  
hosejockey4506 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 20th, 2012, 01:39 PM   #108
Strangler
Senior Member
 
Strangler's Avatar
 
Join Date: 12-12-05
Location: Howell
Posts: 4,425
iTrader: (53)
Mentioned: 12 Post(s)
Default

Looks like you should add "rear door latch" to your list.
Strangler is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 20th, 2012, 01:43 PM   #109
whiterhino
I'm not old, honest...
 
whiterhino's Avatar
 
Join Date: 03-07-06
Location: Davisburg MI
Posts: 22,318
iTrader: (22)
Mentioned: 27 Post(s)
Default

He's using the straps as turbulance breaking scales just like they use on the America's Cup sailboats.
__________________
GLFWDA member since 1979.
Member Southern Michigan Rock Crawlers.
whiterhino is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 20th, 2012, 03:29 PM   #110
hosejockey4506
Visiting Admin
 
hosejockey4506's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: fenton
Posts: 8,846
iTrader: (43)
Mentioned: 7 Post(s)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Strangler View Post
Looks like you should add "rear door latch" to your list.
That's a high tech driveshaft loop
hosejockey4506 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 20th, 2012, 03:55 PM   #111
Christmas Cookie
rack tap re-rack click
 
Christmas Cookie's Avatar
 
Join Date: 07-10-07
Location: Genesee County
Posts: 13,530
iTrader: (40)
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Default

i saw this thing today and donated a clutch...they are going to run a sticker on the rig with my name on as I am now a sponsor
Christmas Cookie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 20th, 2012, 03:57 PM   #112
Bones
skillicous
 
Bones's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-06-05
Location: Dearborn Heights, MI
Posts: 11,560
iTrader: (37)
Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Send a message via AIM to Bones
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by whiterhino View Post
He's using the straps as turbulance breaking scales just like they use on the America's Cup sailboats.
I think his plan is to drag as many straps behind him aspossible to build a bigger dust cloud...
__________________
Inviscid Motorsports

Special Thanks and Recommendations to;
Motorcity Machines
Ironman Offroad
Branik Motorsports
Maxxis Tires

Raceline Wheels
PAC Racing Springs
Joint Clutch and Gear
Bones is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 21st, 2012, 01:48 PM   #113
hosejockey4506
Visiting Admin
 
hosejockey4506's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: fenton
Posts: 8,846
iTrader: (43)
Mentioned: 7 Post(s)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by High Center Hancho View Post
i saw this thing today and donated a clutch...they are going to run a sticker on the rig with my name on as I am now a sponsor
you need to send the artwork over
hosejockey4506 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 22nd, 2012, 06:24 AM   #114
Mr.Moose
It's not that serious.
 
Mr.Moose's Avatar
 
Join Date: 05-23-06
Location: Roch. Hills
Posts: 217
iTrader: (2)
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Default

I believe this is Hancho's logo.

Mr.Moose is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 22nd, 2012, 06:41 AM   #115
bigbchevy
missmrgreenagain
 
bigbchevy's Avatar
 
Join Date: 09-15-07
Location: fenton /hartland mi
Posts: 19,994
iTrader: (167)
Mentioned: 84 Post(s)
Default

Looking good Casey!
__________________
H.o.r.e
(mr.green)So you are calling CC a liar?? Not a nice way to treat your bitch.
tube bending and gear installs pm me for info! gears installed for $150 and up per axle.
bigbchevy is online now   Reply With Quote
Old February 26th, 2012, 02:14 PM   #116
hosejockey4506
Visiting Admin
 
hosejockey4506's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: fenton
Posts: 8,846
iTrader: (43)
Mentioned: 7 Post(s)
Default

doing some cage work to try and make it safer, after seeing the aftermath of a few high speed rolls i decided i would be dead if that happened in this thing.


-new seat mounts
- door bars
-complete x behind the seats
- x the roof( not a easy job due to head room. )
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	cage work.jpg
Views:	184
Size:	44.6 KB
ID:	89621  
hosejockey4506 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 28th, 2012, 12:28 PM   #117
Strangler
Senior Member
 
Strangler's Avatar
 
Join Date: 12-12-05
Location: Howell
Posts: 4,425
iTrader: (53)
Mentioned: 12 Post(s)
Default

Looks racy!
Strangler is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 28th, 2012, 12:38 PM   #118
hosejockey4506
Visiting Admin
 
hosejockey4506's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: fenton
Posts: 8,846
iTrader: (43)
Mentioned: 7 Post(s)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Strangler View Post
Looks racy!
so we ran some sight lines and strings down the car, and we figured out why the cage is not straight haha

a piller is shifted over a inch on the drivers side and the b pillar on the passenger is plain just out of wack
hosejockey4506 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 28th, 2012, 12:44 PM   #119
Strangler
Senior Member
 
Strangler's Avatar
 
Join Date: 12-12-05
Location: Howell
Posts: 4,425
iTrader: (53)
Mentioned: 12 Post(s)
Default

And here I thought it was the 37 beers I drank, and only one shoe on....
Strangler is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 29th, 2012, 11:22 AM   #120
hosejockey4506
Visiting Admin
 
hosejockey4506's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: fenton
Posts: 8,846
iTrader: (43)
Mentioned: 7 Post(s)
Default

nothing spectacular just welding cage gussets in all night. which sucks in a vehicle with a non removable roof
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	423917_333507483353352_176519379052164_820898_1430134614_n.jpg
Views:	141
Size:	50.3 KB
ID:	89726  
hosejockey4506 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest > 4x4 Talk > Rig Builds and Pics

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:33 PM.


Powered by: vBulletin, Copyright 2000 - 2012, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd. Runs best on HiVelocity Hosting.
Page generated in 0.23591 seconds with 82 queries