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Old March 21st, 2010, 03:52 PM   #1
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just got done building this truss, its going under my blazer/buggy in the next few months.







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Old March 21st, 2010, 05:18 PM   #2
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Very nice! Looks to be very well thought out. Whats it going into?
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Looks good

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Old March 21st, 2010, 05:29 PM   #4
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Old March 21st, 2010, 05:47 PM   #5
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Thanks for the compliments. It is going is my s-10 blazer wich is pretty much a tube buggy now.
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Old March 21st, 2010, 05:58 PM   #6
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looks very nice
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thanks i will post some pics of the blazer when i figure out how to post them differently.
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Here are some pics of the blazer the axle is going under. Im going to cut the frame off in front of the cab and tube it out like the rear is.







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Old March 21st, 2010, 08:15 PM   #10
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Your pics are amazing.
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Ok now i see them. Looks great.

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Old March 21st, 2010, 08:34 PM   #12
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Old April 4th, 2010, 07:41 PM   #13
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got pics working finally
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Old April 4th, 2010, 07:43 PM   #14
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thats actually pretty sweet.
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very nice work.
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Old September 23rd, 2010, 02:28 PM   #17
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yeah man, definitely like the rig- one question, are the rear lower shock mounts below the centerline of the links? What's the engine in there? I like your tube work though, and your use of dimple dies :) Post some more pics!
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Old September 26th, 2010, 07:55 AM   #18
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the rear shock mounts are not below the centerline, i ran a poly bushing at the frame to prevent arm wobble and a 1.25 hiem with high misalignment spacers at the axle to get enough flex. i figured if the poly bushing didnt hold up i would make some little wobble stopper tierods at the frame but the poly bushings seem fine. its got a mild 350 in there now, thinking a snottier small block down the road probably a 406 or a 396 stroker vortec small block. thanks for the compliments.
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Old September 26th, 2010, 07:58 AM   #19
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there are more pics on my build thread, i just put it up a couple days ago.
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Old October 1st, 2010, 01:50 PM   #20
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Bad ass rig. I love the upper shock mounts!
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