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Old February 7th, 2010, 12:08 PM   #61
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maybe youll be able to make the tires on Undertaker with this one? builds lookin good, want pics of the boatsides as soon as you get em done.
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Old February 7th, 2010, 12:39 PM   #62
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maybe youll be able to make the tires on Undertaker with this one? builds lookin good, want pics of the boatsides as soon as you get em done.
Sure will.
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Old February 8th, 2010, 03:16 PM   #63
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40'' ltb's = sexy, i have seen a few sets not and it makes me want them for mine so much more,

the whole thing is looking good, keep the updates commin and post pics
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Old February 8th, 2010, 08:38 PM   #64
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Took some better pic's today,Before i drop it off to Tab.






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Old February 9th, 2010, 08:28 PM   #65
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Looks good! Did you stretch the back some? One of the previous pics looked like the rear axle wasn't centered in the wheel well anymore.
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Old February 9th, 2010, 11:34 PM   #66
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Nice Strap nuts!
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Old February 10th, 2010, 05:04 AM   #67
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Looks good! Did you stretch the back some? One of the previous pics looked like the rear axle wasn't centered in the wheel well anymore.
Only about an 1" I would like to move it 2" more.

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Old February 10th, 2010, 08:23 AM   #68
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Subscribed! Really like everything you've done so far. I'm getting ready to build a CJ so this is very inspiring! Keep up the good work.
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Old February 10th, 2010, 08:46 AM   #69
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Subscribed! Really like everything you've done so far. I'm getting ready to build a CJ so this is very inspiring! Keep up the good work.
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Old February 11th, 2010, 03:03 PM   #70
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Boatsides are all drawn up and I'm going out to cut them now. Will have them bent up in the morning, maybe I'll throw up a pic when I set them in place. Or I can be lazy and let you do it when you get it back. :shrug:
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Boatsides are all drawn up and I'm going out to cut them now. Will have them bent up in the morning, maybe I'll throw up a pic when I set them in place. Or I can be lazy and let you do it when you get it back. :shrug:
Sure post up pics when they are done.


I order my fuel cell and radiator today from summit.
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Old February 12th, 2010, 04:11 PM   #72
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Got some parts today......


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Old February 12th, 2010, 07:42 PM   #73
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thats the same cell i have. i like it.

you're going to make me cut the sides off my new tub with this build. i can see it alredy.
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Old February 12th, 2010, 07:52 PM   #74
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Make sure you post up pics of how you mount it!
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Old February 12th, 2010, 09:32 PM   #75
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Nice, I like it. I like the fuel cell.
You're making good progress.
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I really struggled with the decision on a gas tank/fuel cell. I wanted to stretch my wheel base but not give up any storage room. I opted for a custom 17 gallon underneath tank from Koz. I don't think he makes them anymore but you can get a similar one from Genright.

Although it works fine, it has certainly been a vulnerable place to hit and is the biggest problem on my departure angle. All said and done, I'm happy with it and it hasn't been a issue.
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I really struggled with the decision on a gas tank/fuel cell. I wanted to stretch my wheel base but not give up any storage room. I opted for a custom 17 gallon underneath tank from Koz. I don't think he makes them anymore but you can get a similar one from Genright.

Although it works fine, it has certainly been a vulnerable place to hit and is the biggest problem on my departure angle. All said and done, I'm happy with it and it hasn't been a issue.
The one that i have is a 15 gallon tank, I do wish it was a little bigger. but so do most women J/K. I think that i am going to cut a hole in the floor and mount it half way down. kinda the same way that Tab has his. The Genright tanks are like $800.-$900. I would rather spend that kind of money on a locker for the front.
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Old February 13th, 2010, 02:26 PM   #78
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hey chevyrcks where did u get that bumper on ur blazer pm me
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Old February 14th, 2010, 10:08 AM   #79
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i moved my rear axle back 11 inches it worked out perfect, cant wait to see your boat sides finished, i want to do that to mine , nice work
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Heres a few pics of the semi-finished boatside. The front edge will be getting a cap of sorts and will be tied into the 1/2 inch bolt that holds the two braces in place on the firewall. There is also a back side piece that sandwiches the lower door jam.


And this is a shot of the underneath that ties into the two side body mounts.
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