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Old September 13th, 2010, 06:16 AM   #1
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Well its just about Fall and I just traded a pair of quads for a Jeep CJ7. This is the first Jeep I have ever owned so this build should be interesting! Im thinking that I picked the right one. The previous owner has done all of the hard or not fun work to it. Now I get to finish it.



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Old September 13th, 2010, 06:30 AM   #2
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Looks good. What are your plans for it?
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Old November 16th, 2010, 06:42 PM   #3
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This isnt the CJ-7 running around mattawan/kzoo area is it?
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Old January 21st, 2011, 07:36 AM   #4
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Lets see a update on this project!
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Old January 21st, 2011, 02:48 PM   #5
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Sweet
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Old January 21st, 2011, 03:43 PM   #6
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you ask and you shall receive!
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Old January 21st, 2011, 03:53 PM   #7
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here's an update!





kinda strange? was scraping and suddenly I see a dog? weird


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Old January 21st, 2011, 03:56 PM   #8
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Old January 21st, 2011, 04:19 PM   #9
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Old January 21st, 2011, 05:24 PM   #10
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that is one sweet ass color u picked for a soon to be real nice jeeper
Can we get some specs like motor, trans ect. ect.
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Old January 21st, 2011, 06:24 PM   #11
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Looks real nice
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Old January 21st, 2011, 06:45 PM   #12
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wow, that's gonna look sweat
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Old January 21st, 2011, 07:44 PM   #13
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that is one sweet ass color u picked for a soon to be real nice jeeper:thumb.

x2 What's the paint color/manufacturer? Nice progress! Have you done paint work before?

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Old January 22nd, 2011, 02:20 PM   #14
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One sweet color
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Old January 23rd, 2011, 12:13 AM   #15
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that is one sweet ass color u picked for a soon to be real nice jeeper
Can we get some specs like motor, trans ect. ect.
The motor is a Chevy 350 and a TH350 trans. Dana 30 and am AMC 20, one peice axles and a 4" suspension lift .

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The paint color is synergy green. The same as the new Camaro. I had the color mixed at a local paint shop and it was Sherwin Williams ultra 7000 and USC glamor clear for the clear-coat. I have painted a few times before. I didn't actually spray this one though. I had a buddy spray it with his equipment. I was lucky to have the fun job of sanding the 2 primer coats.
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Old January 23rd, 2011, 12:46 AM   #16
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love the color!
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Old January 23rd, 2011, 05:56 AM   #17
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I didn't actually spray this one though. I had a buddy spray it with his equipment. I was lucky to have the fun job of sanding the 2 primer coats.
I got to do the glory work of spraying the color and clear which was alot of fun but Stroak deservies the credit for the paint job since he put the time in on the prep work.
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Old January 23rd, 2011, 06:34 AM   #18
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What, I get no credit for standing in your way and sniffing paint for 2 hours. Oh wait I remember dumping some paint in the gun once ... jk this looks even better in person
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Old January 23rd, 2011, 06:39 AM   #19
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Really nice work guys!
Love that color.
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Old January 24th, 2011, 02:20 PM   #20
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Sorry Ckhanna, your right you were there for moral support and dinner afterwards, oh and you filled the paint cup a time or 2.
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