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Old September 28th, 2011, 11:00 PM   #161
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Deff looks like Itchys jeep.
Holy crap....it does. Maybe I should name it the mantis.

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Old September 28th, 2011, 11:04 PM   #162
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Keep the red and claim the name.
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Old September 28th, 2011, 11:14 PM   #163
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I guess since the wife has already named it Pete, we''ll call it Pete the Mantis. LOL.
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Old September 29th, 2011, 08:55 AM   #164
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All I have to say for today is..... What a HUGEGODDAMNFUCKING mess.
Really? I trip over more sh1t than that in my garage just trying to grab a fresh beer. You're welcome to some of my mess, it helps make it look like you're actually doing some work.

Jeep looks awesome. I didn't like the color choice up till I saw the assembled pic but it looks great and different.
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Old September 29th, 2011, 09:06 AM   #165
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This is messy for me.
Painting it this color started off as a joke with the wife. She called me a copy cat, cause her JK is the same color. So this was my revenge. I think she is just jealous mine has a real motor in it.
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Old September 29th, 2011, 09:11 AM   #166
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Old September 29th, 2011, 09:11 AM   #167
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This is messy for me.
Painting it this color started off as a joke with the wife. She called me a copy cat, cause her JK is the same color. So this was my revenge. I think she is just jealous mine has a real motor in it.
It turned out nice with all the black to offset what I refer to on my fiance's Jeep as "baby puke green"

I hate how messy my work area is. I just don't have it in me to keep it perfectly clean like you manage to, but now that I'm FINALLY about to buy my own place I'll just have my own stuff in the way and can keep it much more organized....I hope.
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Old September 29th, 2011, 09:17 AM   #168
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The last pic was with the 2" Tera Flex coils in the rear. I think Im going to stick with the stock coils instead, and bring the back down a little. I have 5" of bump with the stock coils. And these lift coils are jackin everything up.
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Old September 29th, 2011, 09:20 AM   #169
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Yeah but me trying to keep shit clean is a job in its self. I've been bustin hump all week on this thing, without cleaning anything till I was done. Its amazing how much work I can get done when I dont stop to sweep the floor up every ten minutes.
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Old September 29th, 2011, 09:57 AM   #170
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Damn it.....You guy's with your nice looking Jeeps make me want to start all over..... I like it
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Old September 29th, 2011, 12:09 PM   #171
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I was going to ask if you ended up using those coils you got from me. Again...I hate to be redundant, but this thing looks amazing!

I was just talking with bbaxj about a similar setup for a swing out tire carrier for myself. Would you be so kind to post a picture of the drivers rear corner? I'd like to see how you did the latch if you don't mind?
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Old September 29th, 2011, 12:25 PM   #172
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Looks AWESOME!!! Nice job on the paint
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Old September 29th, 2011, 01:32 PM   #173
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Care to sell the 2" coils?
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Old September 29th, 2011, 02:01 PM   #174
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I was gonna ask the same thing.
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Old September 29th, 2011, 03:57 PM   #175
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I was going to ask if you ended up using those coils you got from me. Again...I hate to be redundant, but this thing looks amazing!

I was just talking with bbaxj about a similar setup for a swing out tire carrier for myself. Would you be so kind to post a picture of the drivers rear corner? I'd like to see how you did the latch if you don't mind?
There are a few pics on the first page. Looks like he did it the same way I suggested, with a hitch pin style setup instead of bolts.....I knew I had seen that done somewhere
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Old September 29th, 2011, 07:15 PM   #176
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Damn the jeep looks good...
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Old September 29th, 2011, 07:22 PM   #177
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Man that thing looks great! Very nice work.
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Old September 29th, 2011, 07:39 PM   #178
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Wow it looks Great! Makes me want another wrangler.
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Old September 29th, 2011, 10:14 PM   #179
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Thanks for all the positive words guys. Makes a guy feel warm and fuzzy.

Strangler....I sent ya a PM about the coils.
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Old September 29th, 2011, 10:20 PM   #180
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Wow!
Thats a nice paint job.
EDIT: kinda looks like a Praying Mantis, very cool.
So....Im walking out the door this morning, and as I take a step out the door this little guy is standing at the bottom step, just lookin at me.
I couldnt believe it. Its like a freakin sign from above.



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