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Old April 28th, 2011, 08:16 PM   #61
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I saw it too, it was like a race car, looks fast, looks fun
me too
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Old April 28th, 2011, 08:25 PM   #62
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My garage looks like Kodiaks back yard (as I imagine it), therefor I will not take any pictures of it while it is the garage. I can't roll it out of the garage until the correct front seals come in from Seals-it and my shafts come in front Branik, ETA; tomorrow....



Build a class C TREC racer for 5 grand and use the rest to buy a floating cottage.
I like this idea...speaking of which I was looking at buying this...or something like this

http://detroit.craigslist.org/mcb/boa/2349079114.html
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Old April 28th, 2011, 08:41 PM   #63
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I saw the axles at Ironman Offroad a few months ago. Going to be a sweet rig.
Me too! had to take a step back to get my head around those axles. Cool for sure!
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Old April 28th, 2011, 09:49 PM   #64
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I like this idea...speaking of which I was looking at buying this...or something like this

http://detroit.craigslist.org/mcb/boa/2349079114.html
How does it flex?l
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Old April 29th, 2011, 12:26 AM   #65
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I like this idea...speaking of which I was looking at buying this...or something like this

http://detroit.craigslist.org/mcb/boa/2349079114.html
I would LOVE to have a trawler. Badass.
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Old April 29th, 2011, 08:35 AM   #66
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So let me get this right...

Bill has launched a few vehicles for Ford AND been able to build a custom buggy before your Heep has made it out of the garage?

Wow....slacker....
At least I still have my project, how did your CJ turn out
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Old April 29th, 2011, 09:00 AM   #67
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Why is everyone still interested in this incomplete rig?
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Old April 29th, 2011, 09:07 AM   #68
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Why is everyone still interested in this incomplete rig?
why do you keep coming back?
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Old April 29th, 2011, 09:09 AM   #69
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why do you keep coming back?
he's the jealous type
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Old April 29th, 2011, 09:19 AM   #70
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why do you keep coming back?
Trying to teach you the error in your ways.
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Old April 29th, 2011, 09:22 AM   #71
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My garage looks like Kodiaks back yard (as I imagine it), therefor I will not take any pictures of it while it is the garage. I can't roll it out of the garage until the correct front seals come in from Seals-it and my shafts come in front Branik, ETA; tomorrow....



Build a class C TREC racer for 5 grand and use the rest to buy a floating cottage.
H'm, sounds like a nice shop (probably similar to mine ).

Looking forward to updates and drive-train information.
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Old April 29th, 2011, 09:33 AM   #72
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Trying to teach you the error in your ways.
what error is that?

The one where I am not a crabby old man asking for pics and then coming back mad they aren't here yet?
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Old April 29th, 2011, 09:36 AM   #73
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Looking forward to updates and drive-train information.
Drivetrain and CHASSIS shot below!!!!
















Motor is just a standard Ford 5.8L EFI truck motor, convereted to mass air. Trans is a C6, Tcase is an Atlas 3:1. I'm hoping to build a 408 for the motor, but i'm flat out broke from the build.

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what error is that?

The one where I am not a crabby old man asking for pics and then coming back mad they aren't here yet?
Hey sonny,
I'm gonna twist your skinny ass up into a pretzel.
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Old April 29th, 2011, 09:42 AM   #75
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is the motor in the wrong end of the chassis
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Old April 29th, 2011, 09:44 AM   #76
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Hey sonny,
I'm gonna twist your skinny ass up into a pretzel.
can I be naked?
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Old April 29th, 2011, 09:55 AM   #77
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is the motor in the wrong end of the chassis
no, it's at the right end
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Old April 29th, 2011, 09:59 AM   #78
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no, it's at the right end
or if you stand on the other side it's at the left end.
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Or if you stand at the end it's in the middle.

Glad we got that covered.
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You're going to have a nice stiff chassis with that I-beam welded in as a stiffener.
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