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Old April 23rd, 2013, 05:16 AM   #121
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Actually looks shorter or equal height to an artec?
Maybe he just thinks it looks taller because its taller for a wider span???
I like it.looks tough.
Doing the sleeves may be overkill? Is there such a thing?
It is a bronco 2 with 110 hp??

I don't think they r necessary...

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Old April 23rd, 2013, 06:48 AM   #122
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Why not make it go up the C's??
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Old April 23rd, 2013, 07:02 AM   #123
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Old April 23rd, 2013, 07:42 AM   #124
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Actually looks shorter or equal height to an artec?
Maybe he just thinks it looks taller because its taller for a wider span???
I like it.looks tough.
Doing the sleeves may be overkill? Is there such a thing?
It is a bronco 2 with 110 hp??

I don't think they r necessary...

sended frum dis stoopid fone.
It is only 4.750" tall from the top of the tube. I'm gonna have to go taller for my link mount too

I guess I'll think about the sleeving

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If I went to the c, where would I mount the springs? That is what the step down is for next to the c. I thought about running it straight out from there, but I didn't think it would do much for me. I guess I could gussets them, you think I should?
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Old April 23rd, 2013, 08:02 AM   #125
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I would take them flat to the C and gusset it. Why not? You could reverse the angle after the spring bucket too to get higher up the C if you wanted \_ I used my coilover brackets to gusset mine.
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Old April 23rd, 2013, 09:30 AM   #126
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My artec truss rides higher off the axle then what kyles does.
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Old April 23rd, 2013, 09:33 AM   #127
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I made this for a buddy.


Yes it's tall but his rig will be stupid tall anyways so it doesn't matter.

I would go to the C's like I did if possible. just looks like the weak point of the whole axle if you don't.



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Old April 23rd, 2013, 09:51 AM   #128
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I didn't have room for a truss.


If I had room, I'd have one for sure! I like it, just tie your C's to the axle tube somehow.
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Old April 23rd, 2013, 07:20 PM   #129
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for the record...I was being funny.
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Old April 28th, 2013, 05:59 PM   #130
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Got the truss done for the most part, but forgot to snap a pic before I slid it back under ....so deal with a crappy pic.



I ran the truss out to the c's, I don't mind it I guess. Now on to getting it installed.

Also picked up some new to me rollers till I can buy some good ones. 36.5" rvt tires on some stock 8 lug wheels. I hope they last a few runs but for the price, I can't complain.

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Old April 28th, 2013, 07:34 PM   #131
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Best 100 buck tirez n wheelz I evar ceen.

Truss looks tough. Im thinking im gunna copy it for the jeep.


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Old April 28th, 2013, 08:17 PM   #132
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Old April 28th, 2013, 08:26 PM   #133
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Looking great Kyle...
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Old April 28th, 2013, 08:45 PM   #134
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Thanks. Looking forward to doing body work and paint so it does start looking nice.

The wife wants me to paint it more than anything.

Gonna put some hours into it this week, hope to make it a roller.
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Old April 28th, 2013, 08:49 PM   #135
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Did I miss what colour you were going to paint it???
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Lookin great Kyle can't wait to start building my dad's new one
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Not sure on what color she wants it today..

What color Alex?
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Don't ask Kyle it will change 100 more time before you get to that stage
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What color Alex?
Today... Hahaha, like its nail polish, and we can just change it whenever we feel like it... I love women!!!
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