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Old June 8th, 2012, 08:35 AM   #81
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Looks good.
Any thoughts on getting a little weight over the rear axle to balance it better?

What front springs are you running?
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Old June 8th, 2012, 07:26 PM   #82
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yeah, im mounting a second propane tank at the very back. the fronts are stock 84's with trail gear 4" shackles.
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Old June 10th, 2012, 07:25 PM   #83
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she got some spray on bedliner applied. 2 of the brake lines made. 2 more to make, then to charge the shocks. Almost ready!!!





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Old June 13th, 2012, 06:04 AM   #84
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Old June 17th, 2012, 10:18 PM   #85
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got it sanded down and hit with some bedliner. plummed the rear brakes. i need to charge the shocks and make one more brake line and she'll be ready for a shakedown run.
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Old June 23rd, 2012, 09:43 PM   #86
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well got the brakes plumbed and sealed(hopefully). i need to bleed em and charge the shocks tomorrow, then hopefully a shakedown run

my son wanted to wash the truck ie, play with the hose.

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Old June 23rd, 2012, 09:48 PM   #87
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sittin' pretty!
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Old June 24th, 2012, 09:42 AM   #88
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Looking Nice!
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Old July 12th, 2012, 12:06 PM   #89
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Well I haven't been able to wheel it yet. One of the shocks is leaking at the shaft and the reservoir can. I called FOA and they are supposed to be sending me another shock. Hopefully this doesn't take over 2 months to get it this time
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Old July 18th, 2012, 11:50 AM   #90
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New shock arrived!!!! Now to get it mounted.
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Old July 22nd, 2012, 08:54 PM   #91
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lowered the coilovers so now it doesn't sit like a dragster. took it out on it's maiden voyage. the rear flexes and rides amazing!




over extended the front end and pulled the driveshaft. A hilift and a winch and we were back riding in no time.
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after much searching for reservoir mounts for my coil overs, I decided to make some. The trick billet one's from kartech at 40.00 a pop. I also didn't want to spend 30 dollars for 4 hose clamps and 4 small pieces of urethane. So I started looking around at work and found exhaust clamps for an Audi A6 are 2.14" in diameter. I removed the clamps from the tube a little grinding and they fit perfect. Welded them to the cage. bolted them down and they work great!

I'll post the part numbers if anyone is interested.

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Added some tubes for bracing the shocks.

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Looks Ready to wheel
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fa sho 100%!!!

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took it out for some hardcore wheeling. this thing is a beast. very happy with the rear suspension!






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here is a vid of the last hill.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0BMI...e_gdata_player
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Testing was Good !
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