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Old April 18th, 2011, 01:04 PM   #61
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some progress....got some sweet parts from Jimmy at EORP (Extreme Off Road Parts) for my steering.....getting closer..

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Old April 19th, 2011, 10:39 AM   #62
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if you turn off your tv you would get more work done....we saw you standing there watching the apprentice when we pulled in sunday night.
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Old April 19th, 2011, 10:50 AM   #63
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if you turn off your tv you would get more work done....we saw you standing there watching the apprentice when we pulled in sunday night.
lol classic... looks good keep it up i got an eye out to watch this build now
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Old April 22nd, 2011, 01:30 PM   #64
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if you turn off your tv you would get more work done....we saw you standing there watching the apprentice when we pulled in sunday night.
Very true. Havnt watched tv since i bought my house 2 months ago. Be getting alot more done on the truck and garage

Buggy is looking sweet, cant wait to see it get beat on
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Old April 22nd, 2011, 01:34 PM   #65
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happens to the best of em!
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Old May 24th, 2011, 07:38 AM   #66
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still working when i can......brought it to work to weigh the front and rear for the coil springs......mid summer finish?

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Old May 24th, 2011, 08:05 AM   #67
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looking good mike..
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Old May 24th, 2011, 08:23 AM   #68
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Old July 11th, 2011, 08:45 AM   #69
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some progress....life just get in the way
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Old July 11th, 2011, 08:59 AM   #70
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nice work


wet coat or powder on the frame ?
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Old July 11th, 2011, 10:28 AM   #71
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so did you find the krylon fusion i told you about? looks good mike.keep at it so you will be driving it in a couple weeks.
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Old July 11th, 2011, 10:38 AM   #72
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Looks great Mike!
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so did you find the krylon fusion i told you about? looks good mike.keep at it so you will be driving it in a couple weeks.

never mind, wet it is
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Old July 11th, 2011, 11:12 AM   #74
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Is that a little blue truck sitting on the platform next to it?
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Old July 11th, 2011, 12:58 PM   #75
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so did you find the krylon fusion i told you about? looks good mike.keep at it so you will be driving it in a couple weeks.

Its Krylon "True Blue"....their Rustoleum version, it was a good color (I tried a half dozen other brands and shades)....I figure I'm sure i forgot many things that will need to be welded and i will scratch it quickly on the trail, so i can always get a touch up bottle from any hardware or car parts store....


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Yep, i have kids.....
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Old July 11th, 2011, 01:04 PM   #76
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Where have I seen that blue before??? j/k...looks great! Can't wait to see it in motion!
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Old July 11th, 2011, 10:05 PM   #77
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what were these axles out of? they look crazy heavy duty
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what were these axles out of? they look crazy heavy duty
They are out of a unimog 419, the SEE model, it had a loader on the front and a backhoe on the rear, they were rated at 4 1/4 ton, they have disc brakes, 1 3/4" axle shafts, air lockers, portal boxes with straight cut gears, and are 6:52 gears overall. They have 20" rims and they only weigh roughly 650lbs......they are significantly beefier than the 404 model
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i thought you gave up j/k looks good! i love the blue.
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Looks awesome mike can't wait to see it in action
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