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Old January 17th, 2008, 11:14 AM   #41
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Go to this link and it tells about the accident and has pic's.
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Old January 17th, 2008, 11:18 AM   #42
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Old January 17th, 2008, 11:23 AM   #43
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"Here it goes. I had my first toy built by a shop. Don't get me wrong when I tell you how the accident happened, the person who owned the shop is a great welder. He had done some work for me before and I have seen some of his previous builds as well.

How ever he had some of his employees do the build of my first toy, a 1995 Jeep XJ Country. In doing so the project was rushed and and while driving during the first 24 hours after leaving the shop the drag link (bar from steering box to axle) came loose and caused me to lose control of my vehicle. I couldn't steer and I went straight into a guard rail on a curve, when I hit the rail it made my tires turn to the left and then made me do a 180 and slide across the ramp. That is when I was hit by an on coming car coming up the ramp.

I was only doing like 25mph while sliding across the ramp but the car that hit me was doing about 50mph. He hit me on the driver's side of the Jeep and I literally climbed up his car until I rolled onto my side and into the guard rail crushing the roof.

Damages; roof was crushed in obviously, front suspension was pushed back about 6" and bent the heck out of all the brackets, bent the passenger side control arm (front), broke my hydraulic assist ram, broke the track bar, bent the tie rod (adjusting bar wheel to wheel), bent the uni-body, bent the cross member, cracked the flares on the passenger side, flipped the passenger side mirror into the windshield, bent the front axle, bent both front spindles, shattered the rear hatch, broke out the rear hatch glass, and broke the driver's seat loose.

Everyone came out fine and I was thankfull I had my seat belt on. "

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Old January 17th, 2008, 11:23 AM   #44
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Old January 17th, 2008, 11:24 AM   #45
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So let me get this straight, he had some work done at KOZ and it was not finished thats when the accident happened. The guy seemed cool to me.
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Old January 17th, 2008, 11:29 AM   #46
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that guy has some serious attention whore problems, it could be clinical.
x a billion

I also wonder how much that exocage would rattle if he ever drove it down the road. Anyone have any idea how much all that tube weighs?
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Old January 17th, 2008, 11:33 AM   #47
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Its got to be HEAVY
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Old January 17th, 2008, 11:36 AM   #48
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Its got to be HEAVY
Yeah, he probably needed the Hemi just to haul all that useless weight around.
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Old January 17th, 2008, 11:39 AM   #49
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Ive sen several threads by him of stuff breaking, yha think all of that weight is contributing to breakage ?
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Old January 17th, 2008, 11:46 AM   #50
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Ive sen several threads by him of stuff breaking, yha think all of that weight is contributing to breakage ?
Definitely can't help.
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Old January 17th, 2008, 12:52 PM   #51
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Shot an email to our patent attorney. Here is his reply.

In the U.S., you are given a one year grace period with which to file a patent application following a publication, public use, sale or offer to sell. After that year has lapsed, you are barred from obtaining patent protection to the extent that the claimed invention was disclosed.

Most foreign countries adhere to what is know as "absolute novelty." This requirement precludes the filing of a patent application in a foreign country once a public disclosure occurs (i.e., no grace period).

Of course, it is not really this black and white. There is always the question of whether his use qualifies as a public use, and, if so, what date was that the grace period triggered. That can be a whole other animal depending upon the specific facts.
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Old January 17th, 2008, 01:23 PM   #52
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LOLOLOLOL

same guy
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Old January 17th, 2008, 01:25 PM   #53
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Between this thread and a few others..........I'm completely
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Old January 17th, 2008, 01:33 PM   #54
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Ive sen several threads by him of stuff breaking, yha think all of that weight is contributing to breakage ?

probably not all the weight, but him just standing on the accelerator doing 4 wheel spins to "impress everyone".
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Old January 17th, 2008, 01:33 PM   #55
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what kind of fag takes a car to a car show with a motor on the pallet in front of it.
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Old January 17th, 2008, 01:34 PM   #56
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Old January 17th, 2008, 01:40 PM   #57
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what kind of fag takes a car to a car show with a motor on the pallet in front of it.


I did not see that before. I think he should take more pictures of it flexing too. (not really)
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Old January 17th, 2008, 01:44 PM   #58
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i wanna do something similar to my zj. except without the exo cage, the hemi, the side graphics, or the gayness. i wont patent it though.
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Old January 17th, 2008, 02:14 PM   #59
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Ken actually copied this cage when he built is first cage. :tonka:
you dick. i thought you woere going to keep that a secret
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Old January 17th, 2008, 02:15 PM   #60
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that guys a dick
hehe love you too.
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